Art: Bushwick Open Studios, May 31 – June 2


Bushwick Open Studios (BOS) is a three day arts and culture festival that celebrates the community’s vibrant art scene with the goal of fostering dialogue and collaboration between local artists and residents. The festival, now in its seventh year, is hosted by the volunteer organization Arts in Bushwick (AiB) and is free and open to the public.

For a participating gallery listing, click ish.

Music: Mariachi Band at the Brooklyn Museum


This Saturday, June 1, the Brooklyn Museum presents free entertainment from 5pm – 11pm. This month’s theme is Life, Death, and Transformation in the Americas. Enjoy New York’s only all-female mariachi band, Mariachi Flor de Toloache, as it performs a modern take on traditional mariachi, blending sounds from the United States, Puerto Rico, Germany, Dominican Republic, Cuba, Egypt, Mexico and Argentina.

For more information and a complete performance line-up, click ish.