LUSH: Boogaloo & Latin Soul Dance Party

Friday, February 10, 2012 | 8 p.m.–11:59 p.m.
Friday, February 10 | 8 p.m.–Midnight | BBG Palm House
Friday, February 10 | 8 p.m.–Midnight | BBG Palm House

An evening celebrating Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s collection of over 6,000 tropical orchids

  • Dance to NYC’s best boogaloo band, Spanglish Fly
  • Behold opulent orchids
  • Savor icy Mexican fruit paletas by La Newyorkina, bite-sized delicacies by Purple Yam restaurant, Latin-inspired confections by Tumbador Chocolate, traditional tastes from Mexico by Chavela’s, Korean nibbles from Moim restaurant, and more tropical treats by neighborhood food mavens
  • Groove to classic 45s spun by WFMU’s Mr. Fine Wine and DJ Turmix
  • Pose for leaf portraits by Aaron Birk
  • Enjoy an open bar of fragrant juices and cocktail concoctions
  • Hang behind the scenes with orchid curator Dave Horak

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Schedule

 

 

 

 

8:00–9:15

Behind-the-scenes tours of BBG’s orchid collection with curator Dave Horak

8:00–9:15

Leaf silhouettes with Aaron Birk

8:00–9:15

Latin rhythms from Barcelona’s own DJ Turmix

9:15–10:30

Special live performance by NYC’s Spanglish Fly

10:30–Midnight

Classic 45s spun by WFMU’s Mr. Fine Wine

Open bar and exquisite eats all through the night


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Tickets are $65 and available through brownpapertickets.com.

Edible

Cacao Prieto Tumbador NY Distilling Company Shmaltz Brewing Company La Newyorkina
Zico Purple Yam Peeled Snacks Moim



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