You could spend a week exploring Williamsburg, but set aside a day to head down to Dumbo (down under the Manhattan Bridge overpass
Think Tribeca (Triangle Below Canal), FiDi (Financial District), DUMBO (Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass
), SoHo (South of Houston Street), Nolita (North of Little Italy), the list goes on and on.
Down under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass
they throw rocks for Max
Brooklyn's DUMBO (Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass
) is a former manufacturing district with lofty warehouses and sweeping Manhattan views that has become one of the city's artsiest places.
The River Cafe in the DUMBO neighborhood in Brooklyn–that's Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass
if you haven't come to know the comical jargon of south Brooklyn real estate–has come under fire for allegedly setting a $25 per-person minimum specifically for its Jewish patrons.
Since its July 2010 debut, the funky venue in Brooklyn's Dumbo neighborhood(located Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass
) has offered the first paid theatrical runs to "Code-pendent Lesbian" and four other Sundance features, three Slamdance films, nearly two dozen SXSW entries and other festival films--all booked without theatrical distributors or the high cost of four-walling.
McDonald, his wife and infant daughter live in the DUMBO neighborhood of Brooklyn (Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass
), far from the wide-open spaces and suburban sprawl of the Deep South.
Newly transplanted from Williamsburg to a former stable in DUMBO (Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass
), Galapagos showcases a spate of queer-friendliness like drag king Murray Hill-hosted amateur burlesque; it's also now NYC's first certified "green" cultural venue.
Held in the neighborhood known as DUMBO (Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass
), the show is presented by the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce and sponsored by ABC Carpet & Home and Bosch/Gaggenau, among others.
Situated on the waterfront surrounding the Manhattan Bridge (DUMBO is an acronym for "Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass
"), the abandoned industrial neighborhood, on the surface, had little going for it other than affordable rent and spectacular views of nearby Manhattan.
Most Manhattanites, I figured, were at least aware of the neighborhood's thriving art scene, trendy restaurants, and location Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass
. But few, I explained to the camera, have an intimate understanding of its real estate market.
DUMBO, short for Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass
, recently was the setting for a trendy home show.