Get Out! The Weekend Guide

Our picks for fun and local events in the neighborhood.

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: , 30 Lafayette Ave, Friday, Sept. 7 at 8 p.m.

Why Go: Part of BAM’s New Wave Festival, Jonah Bokaer and Anthony McCall work together to explore total motion. Four dancers will move through an installation built from shifting avenues of light and images. It will be dance in the round.

Cost: $20

Where/When: , 627 5th Ave, Friday, Sept. 7 at 8 p.m.

Why Go: Come to Freddy’s soundproofed back room and listen to some great music. "Freddy's hosts some of the city's most original readings and performances," The Village Voice wrote.

Cost: Free! 

Where/When: , Prospect Park W & 9th St, Saturday, Sept. 8 at 9 a.m.

Why Go: Tell Every Amazing Lady's (T.E.A.L.) mission is to promote awareness of the signs and symptoms of Ovarian Cancer, to enable early detection, and to help find the cure for this deadly disease. September is National Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month and teal is the ribbon color associated with the disease. Meet at the Prospect Park Bandshell for the 4th Annual T.E.A.L. Walk. Start a team, join a team or register as an individual!

Cost: $25

Where/When: , 748 Union St, Saturday, Sept. 8 at 9:30 a.m.

Why Go: Tour the studio, take Free Mini-Classes, and sign-up for dance, fitness and wellness classes designed for people of all ages and level of skill, from “Sing, Dance 
& Make Believe,” for 2 to 3 and 3 to 4 year olds, to our Silver Dance, Yoga and Fitness classes for active seniors, ages 65 and up.

Cost: Free!

Where/When: , Prospect Park W & 9th St, Saturday, Sept. 8 at 11 a.m.

Why Go: The climbers, a group of acrobats and dancers, use their diverse training to create spontaneous dances in the trees as musicians play and audience members join in. Children and adults alike are invited to make music and art inspired by the dance, experience tree climbing with a safety spotter, or watch while enjoying a healthy picnic and medley of music. Healthy lunch, after-show live music with Patrick Metzger and Amie Rose, and Art activity included.

Cost: $10

Where/When: , 622 Degraw St, Sunday, Sept. 9 at 2 p.m.

Why Go: Enjoy the pre-concert fest featuring performances from The Cool Beans and Jeté Dance Center; a book reading of 'A City Is’  by Melanie Hope Greenberg ; glitter tattoos with Glitter Tattoo New York, Face Painting by Lady Z; Cardboard castle built by Mini Jake and Makedo and local food from Die Koelner Bierhalle .  

Cost: $8


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