Library Café will close Sunday 5:45 pm and will reopen on Tuesday due to the holiday weekend. All events are in Brooklyn unless noted and most are free.
Movies in the park https://www.nycgovparks.org/events/free_summer_movies
Art in the parks https://www.nycgovparks.org/art
Saturday, Sept. 3: Coney Island Beard And Moustache Competition
In its ninth year, this event pits the strangest and most extravagant beards and mustaches against each other to see whose facial hair reigns supreme.
Where: Shooting Gallery Arts Annex • 1208 Surf Ave. at W. 12th Street • (718) 372–5159
Web site: http://www.coneyisland.com
When: 8 pm
How much: $20
Majah Hype and Friends
The Caribbean King of Comedy performs with special guests Trixx, Rip Micheals, Vlad Calixte, Bunji Garlin, and more.
Where: Kings Theatre • 1027 Flatbush Ave. between Beverly Road and Tilden Avenue
Web site: http://www.kingstheatre.com
When: 8 pm
How much: $40–$100
Summer’s End Music Festival, 6 pm, $10–$30, 496 Morgan Ave, Brooklyn http://www.villagevoice.com/event/summers-end-music-festival-9046709
Hunt for Wild Hawthorn Berries in Prospect Park with “Wildman” Steve Brill
America’s go-to guy for foraging leads one of his world-famous foraging tours of Prospect Park. A great abundance of edible and medicinal wild plants and mushrooms makes this park a great place for foraging in late summer.
Where: Grand Army Plaza • Union Street between Flatbush Avenue and Prospect Park West
When: 11:45 am
How much: $20/adult, $12/child. RSVP required, http://www.wildmanstevebrill.com/
The Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots for seaside creatures.
Where: Canarsie Park • Seaview Ave. and Remsen Avenue • (718) 421–2021
Web site: http://www.nycgovparks.org
When: 1 pm to 2:30 pm
Walk across the gangplank of a renovated coffee barge for a one-hour, family-friendly concert. This one-hour performance includes a Q & A session with the musicians. Doors open 15 minutes before the performance; no reserved seating is available. Visitbargemusic.org for more!
Where: Bargemusic • Fulton Ferry Landing, Old Fulton Street and Furman Street• (718) 624–2083
Web site: http://www.bargemusic.org/
When: Saturdays, 4 pm to 5 pm until Saturday, Sept. 24
Sunday, Sept. 4: West Side County Fair, 1:00 p.m.–6:00 pm, https://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2016/09/04/summer-on-the-hudson-west-side-county-fair
Observing the New Moon: A Guided Experience
Celebrate darkness in the Eastyard at the Hollows. Observe the night sky with help from expert
volunteer astronomers. Thirty-minute program followed by viewing of the New Moon. Total
program lasts approximately 1 hour. We encourage anyone wishing to bring a telescope or binoculars to do so, but it is not required. You are more than welcome to look through ours. Weather permitting.
Where: The Hollows • 151 Bedford Ave. • (917) 587 7176 •firstname.lastname@example.org
Web site: http://hollows.info
When: 9 pm
Comedy at the Knitting Factory
A weekly stand-up show hosted by Will Miles, Clark Jones and Kenny DeForest.
Where: Knitting Factory • 361 Metropolitan Ave. at Havemeyer Street • (347) 529–6696
Web site: http://bk.knittingfactory.com
When: 9 pm
Break Festival, 2:00 p.m., $45, 2420 FDR Drive
New York, NY, http://www.villagevoice.com/event/breakfestival-9046705
Monday, Sept. 5: Corona Electric Beach
The McCarren Hotel and Pool hosts a party with beer, summer bites, and live DJs including Jillionaire.
Where: McCarren Hotel and Pool • 160 N. 12th St. between Berry Street and Bedford Avenue • Dena_Skeadas@dkcnews.com
When: 1–6 pm
How much: $65
Moderately Difficult Trivia
Every Monday, the Lodge hosts a session of its 14-week trivia league, with a mega-prize at end and weekly prizes as well. Drop-ins and teams welcome.
Where: Sycamore • 1118 Cortelyou Rd. between Stratford and Westminster roads • (347) 240–5850
Web site: http://www.sycamorebrooklyn.com/
When: Mondays, 8 pm
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