– “The Art of Brooklyn” film festival kicks off at St. Francis College in Brooklyn Heights this weekend: The festival will take place in the newly-renovated Founders Hall from August 20- August 27. Features include independent shorts and features in the genres of Comedy, Drama, Suspense/Horror, Documentary and Animation. A pre-show receptions in the theater lobby features food and drinks from local merchants, as well as live music and exhibits from local artists.
– Downtown Brooklyn will be ground zero for vampires, witches, warlocks, zombies and their fans this weekend when the annual Dark Shadows Festival comes to the Brooklyn Marriott.
– Solar Power family program at Brooklyn Bridge Park: Saturday, Aug 20, – Sunday, Aug 21.
– Bike New York bike class — Learn how to ride. Sunday at Brooklyn Bridge Park.