The weekend is in full swing, and there’s still plenty to do! Here’s what you have to look forward to.
Kids Oral Health Workshop
When: Saturday, August 24, 3 pm
Where: Brooklyn Oak Dental Care, 319 6th Avenue
What: Brooklyn Oak Dental Care is holding a kids oral health workshop to promote back-to-school health. They will have face painting, free giveaways, and healthy snacks, plus they’ll teach kids how to take care of their mouths.
How much: Workshop is free; back to school special is $59 for exam, cleaning, and necessary x-rays.
Goorin Bros. Anniversary Party
When: Saturday, August 24, 5-9 pm
Where: Goorin Bros Park Slope, 195B 5th Avenue
What: Celebrate the second anniversary of our 5th Avenue hat shop with an Animal House-style bash. Show up in toga gear and enjoy beer, cocktails, and live music. Plus, all hats will be 15% off!
How much: Free!
Bollywood Disco: Summer Sunday Dance Party & Movie
When: Sunday, August 25, movie at 2:30pm, music at 5pm (2 pm doors)
Where: Littlefield, 622 Degraw Street
What: DJ Rekha screens one of her favorite 1970s Bollywood movie classics, Don, a staple of the genre featuring action, romance, intrigue, mistaken identity, underworld mob bosses, and a dynamic soundtrack. The film will be followed by 6+ hours of music and dancing from DJ Rekha’s deep vinyl and digital crates.
How much: $5, tickets available here.
MTV Video Music Awards
When: Sunday, August 25, 8pm
Where: Barclays Center, Flatbush Ave and Dean Street
What: The outdoor pre-show might be the height of the chaos for the neighborhood during this huge event. But for those who have any idea who Austin Mahone and Ariana Grande are, it could be a good time. Want to avoid the whole scene and reminisce about when MTV actually showed music videos? Head to Brokelyn‘s anti-VMA party, I Wanted My MTV at Last Exit (136 Atlantic Avenue) starting at 7pm.
How much: Free!