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14th People’s Hall of Fame Awards Ceremony at the Waterfront Museum in Red Hook
Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO, Gowanus, Red Hook

On Saturday, August 24th from 4pm to 7pm, the Waterfront Museum in Red Hook hosts The People’s Hall of Fame Special Reception to honor 9 Waterfront Heroes of New York City with pomp and circumstance, and a reception featuring sea chanties and seafaring music from Staten Island.

This groundbreaking exhibition brings together more than 700 original objects and 400 photographs from over 20 institutions and museums around the world
Beyond South Brooklyn

The singular face of human evil comes to Manhattan as the Museum of Jewish Heritage presents “Auschwitz: Not Long Ago. Not Far Away." and its role in the Holocaust in graphic detail.

Patti LaBelle will open BRIC’s 41st season with a free concert on June 4, 2019, to begin the annual BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival in Park Slope.
Park Slope

Iconic GRAMMY Award-winning entertainer Patti LaBelle will open BRIC’s 41st season with a free concert on Tuesday, June 4, 2019, to begin the annual BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival at the Prospect Park Bandshell in Park Slope.

A summer full of childhood memories... Comics, Disney classics and The Beatles!
Beyond South Brooklyn

It's looking like a great summer for movies. What are you looking forward to this year? Disney blew it with DUMBO but The Lion King and Aladdin look like winners. The ten picture saga of The Avengers comes to fruition in Avengers: Endgame and will Star Wars give us a better feeling than the last movie?

Photography Reviews & Events

PHOTOVILLE returns for its eighth year from September 12-22, 2019, transforming picturesque Brooklyn Bridge Plaza in DUMBO beneath the majestic span of the Brooklyn Bridge into an immersive photography village populated by 90+ shipping containers repurposed into galleries.

PHOTOVILLE returns for its eighth year from September 12-22, 2019, transforming picturesque Brooklyn Bridge Plaza in DUMBO beneath the majestic span of the Brooklyn Bridge into an immersive photography village populated by 90+ shipping containers repurposed into galleries.

THE FENCE 8th Edition on view from June 22 through September 2019 in Brooklyn Bridge Park and throughout Dumbo in Brooklyn, New York

Join the opening celebration & walking tour along The FENCE 8th Edition with UPI and many of the selected photographers followed by a drink with the artists on Tuesday, July 23, 2019, at 6:30pm.

Jean Fruth, one of today's pre-eminent baseball photographers, and retiring National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum president, Jeff Idelson, announced the launch of Grassroots Baseball

When two people you highly admire come together with a dream journey down Route 66, all you can do is say "I can't wait to see their results." Jean Fruth, one of today's pre-eminent baseball photographers, and retiring National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum president, Jeff Idelson, launched Grassroots Baseball - dedicated to celebrating the amateur game.

Step into spring with three photography exhibitions at the Brooklyn Museum, opening May 3, 2019

Step into spring with three photography exhibitions at the Brooklyn Museum, opening May 3, 2019, that focus on community in New York City and around the world, as well as expanding our understanding of the 1969 Stonewall Uprising and its legacy.

Beyond Brooklyn

Frank Manzi's Magical Mystery Tour at Wayne & Tonja Smith's Magical Backyard Forest in Morganton, NC. ©Mark D Phillips

Frank Manzi brought his music to the backyards and kitchens of his fans with concerts along the east coast in unique settings like Wayne and Tonja's magic forest, their backyard piece of heaven. "Just to hear You Breathe" was breathtaking in the foothills of the Appalaichian Mountains along Moss Creek in Morganton, North Carolina

50 years ago, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to walk on the Moon.

We celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing by Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin during Apollo 11 on July 20, 1969. True heroes to the entire world. And check out the celebration in Washington projecting Apollo 11 on all four sides of the Washington Monument in actual size. It's spectacular.