Business + Services

DUMBO Is Merry and Bright: Dec 11 Edition

Here are a handful of holiday happenings around the neighborhood:

  • All week! Hot Cocoa at WorkOf. Stop by for sips + sights at the WorkOf showroom at 55 Prospect. Dec 11 – 15th from 12-2pm and Dec 16 & 17th from 10am-4pm. Details.
  • All week! Wine Tastings at Blanc and Rouge. Tuesday, Wednesday AND Thursday! 6-8pm.
  • Friday Dec 15! Holidays Around the World at Recess DUMBO. Join them to celebrate traditions from around the world@ 5:30-8:30pm. Details.
  • Saturday Dec 16! Top Chef Latke Night with Chabad of DUMBO. An evening of hands-on cooking with Chef Rikki from LA. RSVP here.
  • Saturday Dec 16! Holiday Party at Trunk. An all-day event featuring over ten woman-owned, sustainably-minded local brands with sweet bites and spiked drinks!
  • Tuesday Dec 19! Chanukah Party at Jane’s Carousel. Celebrate the last night of Chanukah with free rides, face painting, arts & crafts, and holiday fare. 4:30-6pm. Space is limited; RSVP here.
  • Sundays! Hudson Horns at Sugarcane. Enjoy live music by New York’s beloved brass band Hudson Horns every Sunday Brunch from 1-4:30pm.
  • Ongoing! Big Brooklyn Holiday Toy Drive: Drop off an unwrapped toy for children ages 0 – 14 at donation boxes at Front Street PizzaBrooklyn Roasting Company, Trunk and Half Pint Citizens. BONUS: 30% toy drive donations at Half Pint Citizens!! Last day to donate is December 15!
  • Ongoing! Northern Grade Holiday Market. Small batch and artisanal gifts. In the lobby of Empire Stores (enter at 55 Water St.) Through Dec 24.
  • Ongoing! Trunk Gift Cartel. Organized by Magdalena Concepts and hosted by Trunk Boutique. the Gift Cartel is curated to highlight the work of women-owned and sustainable-minded businesses local to Brooklyn. Details.
  • Ongoing! Christmas trees for sale: Pick up some pine at Peas & Pickles, or at Adam Parke’s organic Vermont trees at the Westville courtyard (81 Washington St.)

BONUS: New + Updated #DUMBOVIP offers for the holidays! Plus, get the full list of offers here.

  • New! Blanc and Rouge. 15% off case purchases of wine at for week of December 11th.  Enter promo code: dumboVIP.
  • New! Ecomaids. $30 off initial cleaning visit and $10 off next three recurring service visits with code DUMBOVIP60.
  • New! Glam Expressway. 15% off all purchases.
  • New! Preschool of Rock. $20 off your first registration with code WELCOME20.
  • New! SUGARCANE raw bar and grill. 20% off Monday to Friday during lunch.
  • New! Superette. A sweet treat with every purchase!
  • Updated! Creatively Wild. 5% off group classes and 10% off birthday parties and private art classes.
  • Updated! Eyedrop Optique. 50% off all Tom Ford, Persol & Gucci, and 30% off Ray-Ban frames.
  • Updated!  Gran Electrica. Winter special! From December through February, happy hour prices at the bar Sundays 8pm to close. DJ Marko Militano on the decks!
  • Updated! Recess DUMBO.  $100 off all classes* and $50 off Chess and Preschool Prep
  • Updated! Trunk. 10% off all purchases over $100.