Two of Brooklyn’s premiere arts and culture venues invite you to listen to live music, dance, nosh and mingle afterhours at a price you can’t beat—free.
First Saturdays at the Brooklyn Museum–a must. You get to take in the art—the Egyptian collection is one of the best anywhere—party to live tunes, hear speakers, watch films and more from 5pm until 11pm. For more info, click here.[clear]
The Brooklyn Academy of Arts presents BAMcafé Live on select Friday and Saturday nights, featuring rock, jazz, R&B, world music, pop, and more from Brooklyn and beyond. This intimate performance space has been the launching pad for a whole galaxy of new stars, such as Stew, Antibalas and Slow Six. Happy Hour is from 6-8pm, followed by a 9pm show. For a schedule of talent, click here.[clear]