Thursday, September 20, 7 PM
Le Clicquot Brooklyn Tour
Frankies 457, 457 Court Street, Brooklyn
Le Fooding Brooklyn Fling runs from September 19th-23rd and, in conjunction with Veuve Clicquot, presents a tour of the restaurants of innovative chefs with international appeal. This Thursday, visit the Brooklyn branch of Frankies for a collaboration between Frankies’ Frank Castronovo and Frank Falcinelli and farm-to-table chef Sean Brock of Charleston, SC's Husk. A half-bottle of Veuve Clicquot champagne is included with the meal price. More info.
Friday, September 21, 7:30 PM
The Gowanus Circus @ Big Sky Works
29 Wythe Avenue, Brooklyn
If you’re looking to get high and go out in flames, you’ve come the right space. The Gowanus Circus’s aerialists, contortionists, and poi spinners will dazzle your input/output receptors, one trick at a time. The after-party will be DJed by Killa Theory. More info.
Saturday, September 22, 7 PM
Outpost Journal Launch Party
3rd Ward, 195 Morgan Avenue, Brooklyn
Who says New Yorkers are proprietary? 3rd Ward is hosting the magazine release party for the Baltimore edition of Outpost Journal, a mag that celebrates innovative art and design in up-and-coming communities. The Outpost team from Providence, RI will be in attendance, too. As it turns out, outsiders like beer, gourmet appetizers, live music, and photo booth-filled parties just like us. More info.
Sunday, September 23, 12 PM
2012 Brooklyn Book Festival
209 Joralemon Street, Brooklyn
Give your iPad a rest this Sunday and join over 280 authors for panels and ad hoc discussions of their page-turners. Enjoy the prospect of potential run-ins with authors Terry McMillan, Pete Hamill, and Tony Danza. See, even the boss knows that books are better than TV. More info.