WHAT: Valentine’s Day Classic Movie at BAM. BAM rarely serves dinner with its movies, but this Valentine’s Day they’re making an exception. The Rose Cinemas will be hosting two showings of the 1940s classic black-and-white flick The Lady Eve on Valentine’s Day.
WHEN: 6:30 P.M and 8:30 P.M. Reserve in advance
WHERE: BAM Rose Cinemas. 30 Lafayette Avenue (Fort Greene)
How Much: Price of a Movie Ticket
WHAT: Dinner at BreadLove! No babysitter? Or kinda forgot this Friday is “Vday?” Bring the kidlings and have dinner with us! We are throwing a $50 Prix Fixe dinner for adults (4 courses, dessert, drinks) and kids eat free from a Kid’s Menu.
WHEN: Two Seatings: 6:30pm and 8:30pm
WHERE: Bread Love, 375 Stuyvesant Ave, (Bed-Stuy)
HOW MUCH: $50 Prix fixe
WHAT: Celebrate Valentine’s day with the sultry sounds of Les Nubians. Two women harmonizing over sultry melodies in French; it doesn’t get more romantic than that! The Grammy-nominated group will perform their enchanting “Afropeon” music live at BRIC. Their harmonious combinations of Hip Hop, Neo-Soul and African reverberations will have you flying higher than Cupid’s arrows as they fill the air with romantic melodies created especially for this performance, along with music from their albums.
WHERE: 647 Fulton Street, (Fort Greene)
HOW MUCH $18 in advance and $22 at the door.
WHAT: This Valentine’s Day, Get Inked for One Billion Rising is an event to celebrate solidarity and strength. When people get inked, they tend to bring friends and loved ones along for the ride. It’s a show of support and a time of bonding. Get inked with your friends and loved ones at Evil and Love Tattoo in Brooklyn. Steven Avalos, tattoo artist and owner, has created custom flash just for this event. Two amazing female Djs will be spinning: NYC’s own DJ Anamated and singer/song-writer/DJ SoniWithanEye. All proceeds raised at this event (donations and raffle ticket sales) will go to Center Against Domestic Violence. http://www.cadvny.org/ Must be 21 and over to attend.
WHEN: 4:00pm – 10:00pm
WHERE: Evil and Love Tattoo, 211 Franklin Ave, (Bed-Stuy)
HOW MUCH: $15-$50
WHAT: peace & RIOT’s Web Store Weekend Launch Event
WHEN: Feb 14th: Chocolate Tasting! 7:00pm – Live Music from Shelley Nicole’s blaKbüshe; Feb.15th: One-Day Furniture Sale – 10% off all special order furniture, take a look at collection… Younger Furniture, Fabric samples available to view at store. 12-2pm – DJ Manchildblack
WHERE: peace & RIOT, 492 Nostrand Ave (between Hancock and Halsey)
HOW MUCH: FREE; items available for purchase
WHAT: Valentine’s Day? Bah Humbug! It’s the Official ANTI-Valentine’s Day Celebration! The team over at Simplicity Wine Bar has joined forces with marketing manager extraordinaire, GAL NYC for our first annual Anti Valentine’s Day Affair (or as I call it, unVD). Nothing lovey, dovey just some of the people you love most: Jack, Johnnie, some of their friends and the ultimate boss, Patron. Be flirty or curt – be whoever you want to be. Music by DJ E.Marie. PS: why would you want to celebrate a holiday of “love” with the same initials as an STD?
WHEN: Friday, February 14, 2014, beginning at 5:00pm
WHERE: Simplicity Wine Bar & Lounge, 310 Malcolm X Blvd, Bklyn, NY
HOW MUCH: Free
WHAT: Things We Carry & Things Shed: Traditions of the past and imagined future– Join MoCADA for an intimate creative writing workshop with facilitators and acclaimed poets Angel Nafis, Caits Meissner, and Morgan Parker. Beginning with a tour of MoCADA’s current exhibition, Six Draughtsmen, as inspirational launch pad, participants will explore concepts of home, culture and the notion of “beginning again.” Limited to 25 participants, this free workshop is part of the One City, One Prompt Begin Again initiative through the Transformative Language Arts Network.
WHEN: February 15, 12:00pm – 2:30pm
WHERE: MoCADA, 80 Hanson Pl., Bklyn, NY
HOW MUCH: Free
WHAT: Indigo Style Vintage Clothing Pop-Up! Come shop and relax and unwind with music, cocktails, fantastic fashion with fellow fashionistas!
WHEN: Saturday, February 15, 12:00pm – 7:00pm
WHERE: 704 Greene Avenue (Throop & Marcus Garvey), Bklyn, NY
HOW MUCH: Free; items for sale
WHAT: Funky President— Funky music provided by DJ Dick At Nite & DJ Tafari bring you awesome music on a Sunday before the President’s Day holiday. FUNKY PRESIDENT. It’s also DJ Tafari’s birthday on Sunday, which is epic in and of itself!
WHEN: Sunday, February 16, 8:00pm – late
WHERE: Bed-Vyne Brew, 370 Tompkins Avenue, Bklyn, NY
HOW MUCH: Free