Buggin’ Out: Poetry Inspired by Spike Lee
Brooklyn Honors Spike Lee is a tribute to the famous director. There are various events included in this tribute (including a Father & Son Basketball Tournament on Saturday, June 27). “Buggin’ Out: Poetry Inspired by Spike Lee” will use clips from Spike Lee joints and demonstrate the impact Lee’s films have had on the revived art of spoken word. For other events, click here.
Tonight. 7 p.m. Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street.
Walking Tour of Sunset Park
Join curator Andy Urban and tour guide Dave Madden for an informative walk through Brooklyn’s Chinatown. The walk is in conjunction with the exhibit, “Living and Learning: Chinese Immigration, Restriction & Community in Brooklyn, 1850 to Present.”
Saturday, June 27. 2-4 p.m. Free. Meet at 36th Street and 4th Avenue (SE corner near entrance to 36th St subway station).
The Brooklyn Flea takes place in Ft. Greene on Saturday and its historic Brooklyn Bridge location on Sunday. Both locations feature a great mix of vintage, antiques, jewelry, and food.
Saturday, June 27. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Bishop Loughlin Memorial High School, Lafayette Avenue between Clermont and Vanderbilt Avenues. Sunday, June 28. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. In Dumbo underneath the Brooklyn Bridge at the corner of Water and New Dock Street.
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