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October 31, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Archway Under the Manhattan Bridge
50 Adams Street Brooklyn
Brookyln, New York

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Suggested Ages: All


Join DUMBO’s annual march to the arch followed by crafts, costumes, contests, live music, and candy in the archway. At 4:30 pm, Jim Munson of Brooklyn Roasting Company (25 Jay St) regales visitors with the story of the Jack-O-Lantern. Then, costumed characters leave Brooklyn Roasting Co and parade through DUMBO’s streets en route to the Archway under the Manhattan Bridge, for a concert by the Funkrust Brass Band, hands-on arts & crafts with Creatively WILD Art Studi, a Photobooth, prizes for the best costumes, and, of course, lots and lots of candy!. Trick-or-treat from 4-8pm at 40+ businesses in the neighborhood; look for the pumpkin sign in the window of participating businesses.

Claudia Wieser: Rehearsal

Explore five large-scale geometric sculptures, each different in size, shape, and pattern. Painted, photographic, and mirrored details combine to create vibrant compositions that highlight the dynamism of the city and its people.

Ranging between seven and 13 feet in height, the sculptures are clad in more than 1,500 clay tiles that were hand-painted by the…

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We, Women by Photoville

A preview of the traveling, nationwide exhibit coming in 2021, We, Women at Photoville presents the first cohort of women and gender nonconforming artists examining critical issues across the U.S. through photo-based community engagement projects that resist and interrogate social and political landscapes, while promoting empathy and unity. On view along the construction fencing at…

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Light Leaks

Escape into a seemingly infinite space created by patterns from millions of lights and a gigantic cluster of glistening disco balls in an immersive art experience created by artists Kyle McDonald and Jonas Jongejan.

Also see disco-ball-inspired sculptures and designs by artists Kiichiro Adachi, Julia Walck, and Nick Oudsema.

Head to DeKalb Market Hall

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Live at the Archway

The Archway under the Manhattan Bridge in DUMBO comes alive with music, dance and art from diverse local artist. Groove to a range of genres and create collaborative art pieces with DUMBO-based artists. Dine al fresco with the many take-out food options.

The Brooklyn Public Library, Adams Street Branch will offer activities specifically for…

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Double Dutch

Learn the fundamentals of street-style and competitive jump rope with experienced Coach Kizzy Samuel-Parsons.Happens rain or shine at the Pier 2 Ping Pong Table sheltered area.

Limited to 45 participants. Advanced registration and waivers required; walk-up registrations will be accommodated as space allows.

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Hindu Lamp Ceremony

Decorate a palm leaf lamp and release it in the East River as part of the traditional Aarti ceremony for peace and harmony. Presented by Indian dance arts educator Aeilushi Mistry. Also enjoy the traditional percussion ensemble led by Paulomm which accompanies the ceremony and guest performing artists.

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