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What: Tea Party on the Roof
Where: Brooklyn FoodWorks (630 Flushing Ave.)
When: Saturday June 3, 11am-1pm
Why Go: Start the weekend on a high (tea) note. There will be scones and crumpets, followed by savory parcels, tea sandwiches and of course uniquely blended teas. Go.
What: Brunch Party
Where: Le Reve (125 East 54th St.)
When: Saturday June 3, 3-10pm
Why Go: Who doesn’t love brunch? Visitors can sip and sample their favorite treats like Mimosas, Bloody Marys, bacon and egg cheeseburgers and red velvet waffles with smoked BBQ chicken. Go.
What: Paint ‘n Sip
Where: Manhattan Brew and Vine (998 Columbus Avenue)
When: Saturday June 3, 5-9pm
Why Go: Embrace your inner artist while sipping on fine wine. Instructors are there to help outline the image of your choice onto a piece of canvas (all tools included). Go.
What: Wonton Sale and Sampling
Where: C&C Catering (571 Broadway)
When: Sunday June 4, 12:30-4pm
Why Go: Spend a lazy Sunday sampling buffalo chicken wontons, bacon mac and cheese wontons, fig honey goat cheese wontons and peanut butter Oreo wontons. Plus, there will be bags available for purchase to add a little flavor to the week. Go.
What: Art in the Park Fine Art & Craft Fair
Where: Heckscher Park (NY-25A & Prime Ave)
When: Saturday June 3 and Sunday June 4, 10am-5pm
Why Go: Rain or shine, visitors will be able to peruse through paintings, drawings, sculptures, pottery, photography, woodwork and wearable art. There will also be live music and hands-on activities for all attendees. Go.