Southern Brooklyn

Weekend Events Roundup: Tony Danza, Chita Rivera, Happy Hour, Flood Insurance, And More

Photo via Flickr/Marcela.
Photo via Flickr/Marcela.

Here’s our list of great things to do in and around the neighborhood this weekend:

Parent’s Happy Hour
Friday, November 18, 5pm-7pm
Where: Werkstatt, 509 Coney Island Ave
What: Parents, bring your kids to dinner between 5 pm to 7 pm, weeknights, and enjoy happy hour prices on draft beer and wine! $5 for all draft beer and yummy draft wines (white, red AND rose!). Family friendly atmosphere and menu.

Sheepshead Bay Flea Market
When: Saturday, November 19, 8am-3pm
Where: United Methodist Church of Sheepshead Bay 3087 Ocean Ave
What: Weekly well-established Flea Market . Every Saturday from 8:00 AM to 3 PM . Come and find special treasures.

Chita Rivera: A Legendary Celebration
Saturday, November 19, 8pm
Where: Kingsborough Community College, 2001 Oriental Blvd
What: Come celebrate the one and only CHITA RIVERA in a unique solo concert event! The incomparable Tony Award winner will recreate signature moments from her legendary career including numbers from West Side Story; Sweet Charity; Chicago; Kiss of the Spider Woman; Bye, Bye, Birdie; and The Rink. If you can’t make it, then stay tuned for our review of the show!

Understanding Elevation & Flood Insurance
Sunday, November 20, 2pm
Where: Shorefront YM-YWHA, 3300 Coney Island Ave
What: This is a FREE workshop for homeowners to get assistance in navigating the world of flood insurance. After the presentation, there will be time to ask experts specific questions and concerns. The workshop will also allow homeowners to gain a better understanding about the base flood insurance, elevation certificates and whether or not elevation is necessary for affordable flood insurance.

Tony Danza: Standards & Stories
When: Sunday, November 20, 3pm
Where: Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts, 2900 Avenue H
What: Perhaps best known for his iconic television roles on Taxi and Who’s the Boss?, Tony Danza has also established himself as a Broadway star (Honeymoon in Vegas, The Producers), a best-selling author, and one of America’s most esteemed performers. Join this Emmy-nominated song-and-dance man as he returns to his hometown of Brooklyn, combining selections from the Great American Songbook with storytelling, a dash of soft shoe, and a healthy dose of charisma.

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