(update) weeekend’s events citywide

Some websites we search for events have not posted the events so there may be a delay this weekend. Here is what we got.

Saturday: Adventures NYC Central Park at the bandshell area, rock climbing, kayaking, mountain biking, obstacle races, stand-up paddle boarding, kayaking, yoga, outdoor gear exhibits, 11am-4 pm, enter at 72nd Street. 10th Annual Rock Stock and Barrels, 10 am–6 pm, a surf contest, live music, Beach 90th Street in Rockaway Beach, Queens. Fish Parade, 11:30 am–5 pm. Parade registration starts at 10:30 a.m. at Hunts Point Riverside Park, Bronx . At 11:30 p.m., the Fish Parade will start marching through Hunts Point. Prizes will be awarded for best costumes and floats based on the theme. The Summer Festival starts at noon at Barretto Point Park, with a basketball tournament, Greening the City Arts Festival, prizes, food, activities, and performances, bronxriver.org. The Phoenix Project has Dances for a Variable Population collaborates with legendary older dance artists Loretta Abbott, George Faison, Stuart Hodes, Marni Wood and Harlem area seniors to create a public dance project empowering older adults and celebrating creative aging, 6 pm, Pier @ 125th and Marginal Sts, Manhattan.

(update) 2016 More Arts, More Alive Festival

This one-day street festival extravaganza will feature free dance workshops and performances, community organizations, food vendors, raffles and artists of all kinds.

Where: Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts Center • 857 Lexington Ave. between Patchen Avenue and Broadway •  (718) 443–9800 •mama@dwanasmallwoodpac.org

Web site: http://www.dwanasmallwoodpac.org/events 

When: 11 am–6 pm

How much: Free

Brooklyn Experimental Song Carnival

The second-annual festival showcases a diverse line-up of musicians and song-writers who are tackling new definitions of song, ones that exist outside the commercial playlists. With Audrey Harrer, Borts Minorts, Brian McCorkle, Caitlin Baucom, and more.

Where: Jack • 505 Waverly Ave. between Fulton Street and Atlantic Avenue

Web site: http://www.jackny.org 

When: 8 pm, daily, Thursday, June 16 – Saturday, June 18

How much: $10

Sunday: Church Avenue Street Fair, vendors, rides and games, 11 am–6 pm, Church Avenue between Mcdonald Avenue and E. Third Street.

Flatbush Food Court, Sycamore opens its garden to diverse, fun, and always fresh pop-up vendors, Mondays – Thursdays, 6–10:30 pm, Fridays and Saturdays, 6–11 pm, Sundays, 2–8 pm until Friday, Sept. 30, 1118 Cortelyou Rd. between Stratford and Westminster Roads.

Haitian Flavor X Brooklyn Flow, 2 pm, $35, unique culinary experience presenting the diversity of Haitian fare with live music, Berg’n, 899 Bergen St. between Classon and Franklin Avenues.

Johannesburg – a South African Experience, 6–10 pm, daily, Tuesday, June 14 – Sunday, June 19, a pop-up exhibition by South African artists, panel discussions, wine tastings, and film screenings, Okay Space, 281 N. 7th St. between Meeker Avenue and Havemeyer Street.



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