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New York and Local Brooklyn Events

The New York events calendar is packed with worthwhile happenings big and small. View our calendar below for a list of local Brooklyn events during your next stay at hotel le bleu.

Brooklyn Events at the One-of-a-Kind Barclays Center

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Explore all that the recently opened Barclays Center has to offer just a mile from the hotel. The nation's newest sports arena is home to the NBA's newest franchise, the Brooklyn Nets, and also hosts a wide variety of renowned entertainers, conventions and sporting events. This shiny-new venue is set to host countless events all year round so please take a moment to peruse the Barclays Center calendar of events.

Calendar of Brooklyn and New York City Events

You'll find no shortage of Brooklyn and NYC events and activities taking place throughout the year. A few of our favorites:

March 2015

Winter Bird Stroll for the Whole Family

Brooklyn Botanic Garden

990 Washington Ave
NY 11225
Phone: (718) 623-7200

March 1 - Brad Klein takes visitors on a memorable stroll around Brooklyn Botanic Gardens to see winter birds who have taken roost.

2015 Atlantic 10 Basketball Championship

Barclays Center

620 Atlantic Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Phone: (991) 618-6100

March 11 - 15 - This annual tournament won't disappoint as your favorite teams battle it out in the Atlantic 10 Men's Basketball Championship!

Brooklyn St. Patrick's Day Parade

245 Prospect Park West
Brooklyn, NY 11215
Phone: (718) 768-3071

March 15 - Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with a fun parade! Starts at 1pm

Eggs-travaganza Easter Egg Hunt

Brooklyn Children's Museum

145 Brooklyn Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11213
Phone: (718) 735-4400

March 24 - Your kids will love hunting for eggs at this event! Kids are sorted by age groups and each hunt is timed so everyone gets a fair chance!

Carousel Opening Weekend

Prospect Park

Brooklyn, NY
Phone: (718) 965-8951

March 26 - Celebrate the beginning of spring with a ride on the pristine 1912 carousel in Prospect Park!

Neil Diamond Concert

Barclays Center

620 Atlantic Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Phone: (991) 618-6100

March 26 - This award-winning musician will be performing at the Barclays Center! This Brooklyn native can't wait perform, so don't miss!

April 2015

Williamsburg Smorgasburg

Williamsburg Smorgasburg

90 Kent Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11211

April 2015 - Williamsburg Smorgasburg reopens on April 4! Bring your appetite to this delicious season-long event!

Stevie Wonder

Barclays Center

620 Atlantic Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Phone: (991) 618-6100

April 12- This universally celebrated musician is bringing his SONGS IN THE KEY OF LIFE PERFORMANCE to the Barclays Center!

Brooklyn Folk Festival

St. Ann's Church

157 Montague St
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Phone: (718) 875-6960

April 17-19 - Listen to your favorite folk songs, engage in interactive workshops, and watch film classics at this highly anticipated event!

Brooklyn Zine Fest

Brooklyn Historical Society

128 Pierrepont St
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Phone: (718) 222-4111

April 25-26 - This annual exposition features panel discussions, workshops and available introspective and refreshing self-published magazines!

May 2015

Iggy Azalea

Barclays Center

620 Atlantic Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11217
Phone: (991) 618-6100

May 7 - This Australian artist is performing at the Barclays Center!

Bayou n' Brooklyn

Various Brooklyn Locations

May 9-11 - Dive into delicious cuisine, engaging music and more at Brooklyn's only Cajun Zydeco Creole Music Festival!

NYRR Brooklyn Half Marathon

9 East 89th St
New York, NY 10128

May 16 - The New York Road Runners are excited to host this borough's section of the Five-Borough Half Marathon Series!

Bayfest 2015

Sheepshead Bay

Emmons Ave from E 27 to Ocean Ave
Brooklyn, NY
Phone: (718) 646-9203

May 17 - This free event celebrates great music and a fantastic community open to all ages!

NYC Popfest 2015

Various Locations

May 28 - June 1 - Lineup for the NYC Popfest 2015 is still pending.

Brooklyn Film Festival


May 29 - June 7 - One of the top film festivals in the country starts off on May 29! Buy tickets to this competitive festival today!

June 2015

The Red Hook Fest

Red Hook Neighborhood

Brooklyn, NY

June 4-6 - This dance celebration lasts for days and is free to the public!

Northside Festival

Williamsburg and Greenpoint venues

Brooklyn, NY
Phone: (718) 596-3462 ext. 117

June 8-14 - This all-encompassing art festival is one of the biggest events of the year, celebrating innovation of every kind! A must-attend event!