Get Out! The Weekend Guide

Our picks for fun and local weekend events.

Still have no idea what to do this weekend? We’ve got you covered.

Here are your best bets for a good time come five o’clock Friday:

Where/When: Brooklyn Yoga School, 82 6th Ave, Friday at 8 p.m.

Why Go: Join Brooklyn Yoga School (formerly Dharma) every Friday for an evening of chanting and meditation.

Cost: Free!

Where/When: , Friday at 8 p.m.

Why Go: The Derbytaunt Ball is the league's annual blow-out where the rookie skaters are introduced to the team. Don't miss the team assignment ceremony: Who's going to ride with the Gridlock? Shackle up on Mayhem? Staff the Queens dungeon? Drink specials from Brooklyn Brewery and Sailor Jerry.

Cost: Free!

Where/When: , Saturday at 2 p.m.

Why Go: Cure those winter blues with a live DJ, dancing, face painting, professional photo booth, sticker slam, cupcake decorating, temporary tattoos, food and drink and more! Buy Advance Tickets for $8 per person or $30 for four. Children under 2 years are free. All proceeds go to the Brooklyn Free Space preschool.

Cost: $8

Where/When: , 336 3rd St, Friday at 8 p.m.

Why Go: Light and Sound Concerts will present two evenings of chamber music, March 16 and 17. Performers will be violinist Julianne Klopotic, cellist Lawrence Zoernig and pianist Joshua Pierce. Repertoire will feature Mozart, Chopin and Schubert.

Cost: $20

Where/When: , Saturday at 8 p.m.

Why Go: Superhuman Happiness is know for their high energy live shows and a series of albums. Dubbing their sound “physical, cinematic, dance rock,” Superhuman Happiness’ joyful spirit is palatable, vibrating collectively through melody and rhythm.

Cost: $12

Where/When: Green-Wood Cemetery, 500 25th St, Sunday at 1 p.m.

Why Go: Join Historic Fund guide Ruth Edebohls as she visits notable Irish at Green-Wood, including copper magnate Marcus Daly; India Ink manufacturer and American patriot Charles Higgins; one-armed Civil War General Thomas Sweeney; Irish patriot Wolfe Tone’s widow and son; actress and mistress of the mighty, Lola Montez (Eliza Gilbert), and much more.

Cost: $15

Patti March 16, 2012 at 03:07 PM
Whereever that picture was taken is where I want to go this weekend!


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