College starts Friday. Events are free and in Bklyn unless noted.
Thursday, Aug. 24: Los Chantas Tango, 6 pm, free tango class, and a pop-up art exhibit from Michael Muster. The Archway Under the Manhattan Bridge, Water Street between Adams Street and Anchorage Place. Public Vote Screening, 6 pm, begins at sundown, Habor View Lawn, Pier 1, Furman Street at Old Fulton Street. Charlie Parker Jazz Festival, 4-4:45 pm, Ramblin’ Dan & the Freewheelin’ Band on Pier 25 at N. Moore St, Manhattan. In case of rain, all shows will move indoors to Pier 40 Lobby at W Houston St. BackFat Variety, 8:30 pm, 21+. The monthly comedy teams up with the Brooklyn Comedy Festival to host Nore Davis, Casey James Salengo, Aimee Rose Ranger, and more. 61 Local, 61 Bergen St. between Smith and Court Streets.
Friday, Aug. 25: Coney Island Fireworks, 9:30-10 pm. Coney Island Boardwalk, West 10th Street and West 15th Street.