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Sunday, May 15, 2011

Corn dog! Kings County Fair starts on Thursday

Event: Get two weeks of cotton candy, bumper cars and clowns. Comments (7)

Saturday, May 14, 2011

Bring the kids to Kingsborough for ‘Room on the Broom’ next Saturday

Event: This is one show that’ll sweep you off your feet! Comments (1)

Friday, May 13, 2011

Meat and music: The BBQ Blowout returns on May 18

Dining: With those two ingredients, it’s the perfect party. Comment

Thursday, May 12, 2011

New puppet theater opens on Columbia Street

Parenting: Roll over, Puppetworks — ClockWorks Theater is here. And this one isn’t just for kids. Comments (1)

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Here’s the full ‘Celebrate Brooklyn’ schedule

Music: Here it is, folks, the full schedule for “Celebrate Brooklyn,” the summer concert and arts series, produced by BRIC Arts, Media, Bklyn, a badly punctuated name for a great organization. All concerts (except for benefits below) are at the bandshell in Prospect Park (entrance at Prospect Park West and Ninth Street) and are free ($3 suggested contribution). Comment

Mark your calendars — the Celebrate Brooklyn schedule is out now

Music: We’ve got all you need to know about this year’s festival of free music, film and dance. Comment

Small craft advisory! DUMBO’s Archway to be one-day market on May 21

Shopping: This ain’t just Etsy, either. Comment

Follow his ‘cue! Learn how to make Kansas City ribs with Matt Greene

Event: Sweet, tangy, messy — and not that hard to make at home (with a little help from The Brooklyn Kitchen). Comment

Salty and sweet — here’s one heck of a ribs recipe

Dining: The General Greene gets you ready for summer. Comment

Monday, May 9, 2011

Keep on truckin’! Food vendors will fill Grand Army Plaza on May 22

Dining: Food addicts will think they died and went to gourmet heaven when the inaugural NYC Food Truck Rally hits Park Slope next Sunday. Comments (5)

Smartmom’s ‘Edgy Moms’ reading is the flipside of Mother’s Day

Books: This is for all you moms who are more Peg Bundy than Carol Brady. Comments (3)

Food gossip — including a price hike at the Chef’s Table

Foodie-in-Chief: It’s another feast with our Foodie in Chief, Sarah Zorn. Comment

May the verse be with you as ‘Star Wars’-themed epic hits the stage

Theater: Shakespeare meets George Lucas in an iambic pentameter- and light-saber–packed production this month. Comment

This month, the best art may be at a flower shop

Art: Opalia Flowers hosts a big exhibit of Ken Rush. Comments (1)

Misplaced Gowanus dance club to become neighborhood music venue

Nightlife: An out-of-place dance club — shuttered after noise and capacity violations — will reopen this week in Gowanus with a new name and concept. Comments (1)

Friday, May 6, 2011

Get a peek at your Park Slope neighbors

Event: It’s house tour time again, so you’re invited. Comments (2)

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