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Calendar Pool Parties Film Directions Tickets Hisory Photos News Williamsburg
AUGUST 6: POOL PARTIES (FREE) 2-8 PM BY JELLYNYC (SUNDAY) Detroit Cobras, The Legendary Maxine Brown, The Everyothers, Trick and the Heartstrings, Tiny Masters of Today w/ guest drummer Russell Simins (JON SPENCER BLUES EXPLOSION) DJs: Kool Kear + Todd O-Phonic Todd www.thepoolparties.com

AUGUST 8: SUMMERSCREEN (FREE) MUSIC & FILMS (TUESDAY) Presented by Volkswagen and The L Magazine Music (7PM): Todd Reynolds, Allison Sniffin Film (Sunset): The French Connection (Friedkin, 1971) www.summerscreen.org

AUGUST 11: YEAH YEAH YEAHS & SONIC YOUTH WITH SPECIAL GUEST: BLOOD ON THE WALL Doors 5PM (FRIDAY) Tickets at www.livenation.com Also available at the Irving Plaza Box office and Ear Wax Records (218 Bedford Ave, Williamsburg) - no service charge
(Sonic Youth are on at 7pm)

AUGUST 12: YEAH YEAH YEAHS & SONIC YOUTH WITH SPECIAL GUEST: AWESOME COLOR Doors 5PM (SATURDAY) Tickets at www.livenation.com Also available at the Irving Plaza Box office and Ear Wax Records (218 Bedford Ave, Williamsburg) - no service charge
(Sonic Youth are on at 8:45pm)

AUGUST 13: POOL PARTIES (FREE) 2-8 PM BY JELLYNYC (SUNDAY) Deerhoof, Beirut, Apollo Sunshine, The Harlem Shakes, DJ: Questlove www.thepoolparties.com

AUGUST 15: SUMMERSCREEN (FREE) MUSIC & FILMS (TUESDAY) Presented by Volkswagen and The L Magazine Music (7PM): Bora Yoon, Kaki King Film (Sunset): The Swimmer (Perry, 1968) www.summerscreen.org

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AUGUST 17: IRON & WINE WITH SPECIAL GUESTS LOW and CALIFONE 5PM (THURSDAY) Tickets at www.livenation.com Also available at the Irving Plaza Box office and Ear Wax Records (218 Bedford Ave, Williamsburg) - no service charge

AUGUST 18: SHOWING OF AGORA II AND AUDIENCE EXPERIMENTATION NIGHT 6PM Be part of a choreographic experiment and join us for a participatory work-in-progress... www.sensproduction.org

AUGUST 20: POOL PARTIES (FREE) 2-8 PM BY JELLYNYC (SUNDAY) Curated by Todd Abramson and Dead Flowers Productions presents Archie Bell & Mighty Hannibal backed by The Dansettes, The Fabulous Soul Shakers, DJs: Phast Phreddie and Cosmo Baker www.thepoolparties.com

AUGUST 22: SUMMERSCREEN (FREE) MUSIC & FILMS (TUESDAY) Presented by Volkswagen and The L Magazine Music (7PM): Transcendental Railroad Film (Sunset): Love Streams (Cassavetes, 1984) www.summerscreen.org

AUGUST 23: THE SHINS WITH J. MASCIS (SOLO) and SAM JAYNE 5PM (WEDNESDAY) Tickets at www.livenation.com Also available at the Irving Plaza Box office and Ear Wax Records (218 Bedford Ave, Williamsburg) - no service charge

AUGUST 24: Neko Case with Joanna Newsom and Martha Wainwright. Click for tickets.

AUGUST 26: BENEFIT CELEBRATION by Sens Production 5 -11 PM (SATURDAY) This event will mark the last of the SummerScreen film and music series at McCarren Park Pool and features DJ SPOOKY, WORANGE DREXLER, a sneak preview of AGORA II by Noémie Lafrance and is hosted by performance artist Julie Atlas Muz. The evening will conclude with a screening of the 1983 graffiti classic STYLE WARS Tickets $10 and up at the door | www.sensproduction.org

AUGUST 27: POOL PARTIES (FREE) 2-8 PM BY JELLYNYC (SUNDAY) Curated by ASCAP The Walkmen, Dr. Dog, Human Television, Elvis Perkins, DJ: Mikey Palms www.thepoolparties.com

SEPTEMBER 3: POOL PARTIES (FREE) 2-8 PM BY JELLYNYC (SUNDAY) Spank Rock, Gang Gang Dance, Shy Child, DJ: The Rub, and a Very Special Guest! www.thepoolparties.com

SEPTEMBER 6-8: PREVIEWS OF AGORA II BY NOEMIE LAFRANCE 8PM (WED-FRI) Tickets & Info at www.sensproduction.org

SEPTEMBER 9: GOV'T MULE WITH VERY SPECIAL GUESTS WOLFMOTHER AND TWO GALLANTS (SATURDAY) Tickets at www.livenation.com Also available at the Irving Plaza Box office and Ear Wax Records (218 Bedford Ave, Williamsburg) - no service charge

SEPTEMBER 13-16: AGORA II 8PM (WED-SAT) A choreographic game for one thousand bodies, directed by Noémie Lafrance Tickets & Info at www.sensproduction.org

SEPTEMBER 20-23: AGORA II 8PM (WED-SAT) A choreographic game for one thousand bodies, directed by Noémie Lafrance Tickets & Info at www.sensproduction.org

SEPTEMBER 27-30: AGORA II 8PM (WED-SAT) A choreographic game for one thousand bodies, directed by Noémie Lafrance Tickets & Info at www.sensproduction.org


MORE INFO: MUSIC CONCERTS

· FREE CONCERTS: More info on the FREE McCarren Park Pool Shows

· NOT FREE CONCERTS: To buy tickets through LiveNation (aka Clear Channel) click here.


* Drinks and cameras no longer permitted. Food/Beer for sale inside



MORE INFO: FILM

Summer Screen

* Drinks and cameras no longer permitted. Food/Beer for sale inside



SUBWAY

L Train to Lorimer or Bedford; G Train to Metropolitan



DIRECTIONS

FROM THE BEDFORD AVENUE L TRAIN STATION: Take the L train to the Bedford Avenue stop in Brooklyn. Walk north on Bedford to Lorimer Street, take a right on Lorimer, the Main Arch of the pool is on the left on Lorimer St. between Driggs & Bayard Ave.

FROM THE METROPOLITAN G TRAIN STATION AND THE LORIMER L TRAIN STATION: Take the G or L train to Metropolitan Avenue or Lorimer, respectively. Walk out of the station and cross Metropolitan on Union. Walk up Union under BQE overpass until you reach Roebling. Make a right, walk one block to Lorimer.



MAP

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