DIRECTIONS

BROOKLYN
FORT GREENE PARK, FORT GREENE, BROOKLYN

AUTOMOTIVE HIGH SCHOOL (AHS), Williamsburg
THE OLD AMERICAN CAN FACTORY (OACF), Gowanus (near Park Slope & Carroll Gardens)
BROOKLYN TECH

MANHATTAN
SOLAR ONE, Stuyvesent Cove Park
OPEN ROAD ROOFTOP PROJECT, Lower East Side


NOTE: We have included maps and our own directions to each venue, as well as where at those particular venues shows will be held, what to do in the instance of rain, etc. We also provide transportation directions. We also encourage you to use hopstop.com for your subway directions needs.

For more information on the venues listed, please visit their websites where given and visit our VENUES PAGE. Please continue to support all our partner organizations.


OPEN ROAD ROOFTOP PROJECT

 

Lower East Side

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ADDRESS: 350 Grand Street between Essex and Ludlow

INFO: The Open Road Rooftop Project is atop what used to be Seward Park High School (the building now houses several different schools). You should enter at 350 Grand Street.

by TRAIN

Take the F, J, M, or Z to Essex / Delancey and walk south on Essex two blocks, make a right on Grand Street and enter at 350 Grand. .



FORT GREENE PARK

 

Fort Greene, Brooklyn

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ADDRESS: N. Portland Ave and Myrtle Ave.

INFO: If you enter the park near N. Portland on the Myrtle Ave. side the park, you will see our big screen inflated there at the bottom of the hill.

by TRAIN

You can take almost any train that goes into Brooklyn to get near the park, including the 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, A, C, B, Q, M, N, R, or G train. For walking directions from any of those trains you can look at this handy park map.



AUTOMOTIVE HIGH SCHOOL (AHS)
Williamsburg, Brooklyn

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ADDRESS: 50 Bedford Avenue, betwen N. 12 & Lorimer.
INFO: Just a few blocks north of the main drag and directly across Bedford Ave from McCarren Park. Enter at the BACK of the school, on Nassau Street. Shows are held on the lawn just north of the school. Picnics are encouraged. In the event of rain, shows are held indoors, in the school's beautiful auditorium.

by TRAIN
L to Bedford Avenue: exit at the Bedford Avenue side of the train, at N. 7th Street. Walk north. Automotive High School is the only building past the schoolyard at North 12th Street, on the left side of the street.

G to Nassau Avenue: Exit at the Nassau side of the train, at Nassau and Manhattan Aves. Walk south, toward McCarren Park. Nassau merges with Bedford Avenue at Lorimer Street, one block away. Cross Lorimer, and Automotive is the big brick building on your right.
THE OLD AMERICAN CAN FACTORY
Park Slope/Gowanus, Brooklyn:

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ADDRESS: 232 3rd Street at the corner of 3rd Avenue
INFO: The entrance is up the stoop on 3rd Street. Audience members are then guided through the beatufiul, old building complex via signage, to the courtyard where a screen is set up, and further along to the roof, where another screen is set up (this venue features a dual projection, with the same films shown at the same time in both locations). If wine is served, it will be done in the courtyard. In the event of rain, shows will be held indoors in the lovely event space on the third floor.

SPECIAL NOTE: Capacity on the rooftop is limited to 200 people. In the event we sell out the roof in advance, we will be accepting walk-up patrons for our lovely courtyard. The best way to guarantee yourself a spot on the roof is to buy a ticket in advance.

by TRAIN
F, G to Carroll Street: Exit at the 2nd Place (south) side of the station. Cross Smith Street and turn left to walk downhill on 3rd Street for 3 blocks (you will cross the Gowanus Canal). We are just across 3rd Avenue, in the giant red brick building.

M, R to Union Street: Exit at 4th Avenue and Union Street. Walk south (the first street you'll cross is President Street) 5 blocks and take a right on 3rd Street. We're the complex of red brick buildings at the corner of 3rd Avenue.

SOLAR ONE
Stuyvesent Cove Park, Manhattan:

DIRECTIONS & MAP | Venue Website
LOCATION: 23rd Street amd the East River. For directions to this venue, PLEASE CLICK HERE
INFO: Events are held in the blacktop of this venue. Details on what to do in the event of rain comeing soon.
ROOFTOP FILMS OFFICE
The Old American Can Factory, Gowanus, Brooklyn

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ADDRESS: 232 3rd Street at the corner of 3rd Avenue, Brooklyn
INFO: The entrance is up the stoop on 3rd Street, we're Studio D-101. On the first floor, we're the first door on the right when you come in.

by TRAIN
F, G to Carroll Street: Exit at the 2nd Place (south) side of the station. Cross Smith Street and turn left to walk downhill on 3rd Street for 3 blocks (you will cross the Gowanus Canal). We are just across 3rd Avenue, in the giant red brick building.

M, R to Union Street: Exit at 4th Avenue and Union Street. Walk south (the first street you'll cross is President Street) 5 blocks and take a right on 3rd Street. We're the complex of red brick buildings at the corner of 3rd Avenue.



















































































































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