March’s Sunspots

That Physics Show

Date: Friday, March 25- Sunday, May 1st, 2016

Time: Times vary on the dates of show

Address: Elektra Theatre 300 West 43rd Street, New York, NY 10036

For Tickets/Information: http://www.ThatPhysicsShow.com

 

This unique show will have you on the edges of your seats to see how professional physics demonstrator David Maiullo brings scientific “magic” to life. Maiullo has been a physics demonstrator at Rutgers University for over 20 years.

 

New York International Auto Show

Date: Friday, March 25-Sunday, April 3, 2016

Time: Monday-Saturday 10am-10pm and Sunday 10am-7pm

Address: Jacob Javits Center,  11th Avenue, NY, NY 10001

For Tickets/Information: http://www.autoshowny.com/tickets/

 

The New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) is a great experience for everyone.  Each year the NYIAS has different events happening. This year you can meet Orange County Choppers’ Paul Sr and get his autograph on March 26th between 12:30pm-3pm. This is sure to be a great event, it should not be missed.

 

Africa Now

Date: Saturday, March 26, 2016

Time: 8pm

Address: Apollo Theatre, 253 West 125th Street, NY, NY 10027

For Tickets/Information:  https://www.apollotheater.org/event/africa-now/

 

At the legendry Apollo Theatre, you can hear four African artists that have very distinct musical styles. Here is your opportunity to hear artists that have rarely been heard in the United States.  This annual show is always a highlight of the Apollo’s season.

 

Rock The Yacht Cruise!

Date: Saturday, March 26, 2016, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays in April 1-30th

Time: Boarding at 8:30pm, Cruising 9pm-12am

Address: Departs from Pier 15 at the South Street Seaport

For Tickets/Information: 1-888-467-6256

Time for a night out? Rock The Yacht is just the thing for you.  This three hour party cruise tours the Hudson with a backdrop of Lady Liberty, the Freedom Tower, the Brooklyn Bridge and more.  Laser lights and light appetizers will pump you up on the dance floor as you dance the night away to smash hits and those classic hits. Great for a birthday get together, bachelor/ette, or just a Girls (or Boys) Night Out!

 

Sistas The Musical

Date: Sunday, March 27-June 26, 2016

Time: Sunday performances at 4:30 pm

Address: St Luke’s Theatre 308 West 46th Street, NY, NY

For Tickets/Information: 212-977-5925

 

This new off Broadway musical, Sistas, centers on a family preparing to bury the matriarch of the family. These women discuss their family history and the history of African-American women through popular music that spans from the era of Billie Holiday’s music through Beyoncé. After the matriarch’s death, the women in the family clean their grandma’s attic and find some treasures which restore the love and memories that have been packed away. Some musical hits that you will hear include; “Oh Happy Day,” “Mama Said,” Gloria Gaynor’s ever-famous, “I Will Survive,” “Tyrone,” and “ A Woman’s Worth.”

 

Easter Egg Hunt Weekend

Date: Thursday, March 24-Sunday, March 27, 2016

Time: 11am to 4pm

Address: Aviator Sports and Events Center, Floyd Bennett Field, 3159 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11234

For Tickets/Information:  $8 per person, Call for information: 718-470-0224

 

What a great way to celebrate Easter by going on an Easter egg hunt. This is fun for the whole family to enjoy. There will be photos with Whiskers the rabbit, hayrides, and much more. The farm will also be open so that children and families can go on pony rides and check out the petting zoo.

 

The Tenderloins: Stars of truTV’s Impractical Jokers

Date: Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Time: 9:30pm

Address: The Hall at MP, 470 Driggs Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11211

For Tickets/Information:  https://www.goldstar.com/events/brooklyn-ny/the-tenderloins-tickets

 

This hilarious comedy group known as The Tenderloins, challenge each other shocking  dares and stunts resulting on them being caught on hidden camera. This show will feature never-before-seen hidden camera videos and stories. You will gain insight into the personalities of one of cable’s comedic groups.

 

The Rock and Roll Playhouse Presents: The Music of the Beatles

Date: Sunday, April 3, 2016

Time: 11am

Address: Brooklyn Bowl, 61 Wythe Avenue Brooklyn, NY

For Tickets/Information: therockandrollplayhouse.com/brooklynbowl    Tickets are $10 per person

 

The Rock and Roll Playhouse is a non-profit organization that presents musical education to children that they might not receive in school. Every weekend there will be a children’s music workshop this fall at the Brooklyn Bowl.  These workshops are designed to teach children about music while allowing the children to have fun at the same time. Workshops are 60 minutes long and are specifically designed for children 7 and under, but all members of the family are welcome at this family show. Tickets are $10 per person. Kids will get to explore colors through the song “Yellow Submarine,” they will work as a team with “All Together Now” and will have fun with bubbles to “Octopus’s Garden.”  This workshop has been designed to address educational firsts such as counting and letter sounds while having fun dancing to the music of The Beatles. This is sure to be a fun time for everyone!

 

A Taste of Fifth

Date: Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Time: 6:30-9:30pm

Address: The Grand Prospect Hall, 263 Prospect Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11215

For Tickets/Information: http://parkslopefifthavenuebid.com/events/taste-of-fifth

It’s time to celebrate Fifth Avenue’s famous restaurants and legendary watering holes at A Taste of Fifth. This is a great time to be able to try new foods and beverages. You can sample offerings from many local restaurants and bars (complementary wine and beer) but most of all you will be helping local charities.

 

 

Brooklyn Folk Festival

Date: Friday, April 8-Sunday, April 10, 2016

Time: Friday, 8pm-12:30am, Saturday, 1pm-midnight, Sunday, 1pm-11:15pm

Address: St. Ann’s Church, 157 Montague Street, Brooklyn, NY

For Tickets/Information: 718-395-3214 or visit http://www.brooklynfolkfest.com

 

It’s time to join the 8th Annual Brooklyn Folk Festival. The festival is for three days and will feature thirty bands, workshops, film screenings, and a famous banjo toss contest. All seating is General Admission and children age 5 and under get in free! Take the whole family!