The Martin Luther King Jr. Concert Series this Monday 7:30pm at Wingate Field on Brooklyn Avenue between Rutland Road and Winthrop Street opposite Kings County Hospital.
The following week Shaggy and the Mighty Sparrow.
Kite Festival, Saturday, August 20, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Riverside Park South Pier I at 70th Street. Bring your own kites to fly on the pier or make a kite at the event, materials supplied. Tips from the American Kiteflyers Association. Professional origami artists will teach. Live entertainment.
Restaurant week extended to 9/5. Many times it is no bargain because the dish they are known for is not on the special menu, Call up the day your going to find out.
Some free movies under the stars this week and behind the scenes stuff: High Sierra, Moonstruck, Despicable Me
Bryant Park Word for Word Reel Talks
Monday, August 15, 2011
7:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
Go behind the scenes of the HBO Bryant Park Summer Film Festival with Bryant Park’s own film-connoisseur, Scott Adlerberg. With special guest actors, producers, directors, critics, and gaffers – who are all in the know. Reading room Bryant Park.
HBO Bryant Park Summer Film Festival: High Sierra
Monday, August 15, 2011 5:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m.
Despicable Me Monday in Cunningham Park, Queens 8:00 p.m.
Moonstruck in Coney Island Monday.
Outdoor movies at Brooklyn Bridge Park on Thursdays through September 1.
Friday night fireworks in Coney Island 9:30pm through Labor Day at Demo’s Wonder Wheel Amusement Park.
Cancelled:Feast of Santa Rosalia on 18th Avenue in Bensonhurst from August 25.
Brighton Jubilee Street Fair on Brighton Beach Ave on August 25.
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