13. Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition Art Show (Red Hook)BWAC is the largest artist run, not for profit art organization in Brooklyn. Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition presents an autumn show, at their exhibition space Starat 499 Van Brunt Street, Red Hook, Brooklyn.
14. Chili Pepper Fiesta at Bklyn Botanic Garden (Sometimes September)
Don't miss this great annual festival. This year there are over a dozen bands playing live music on three different stages, a dozen Brooklyn chocolate makers showing their wares, fun activities for the kids, a "chocolate bar" where you can order chocolate, a book signing, food stands, gardening tips and much more fun. It's the perfect autumn outing for the family.
Also find out about Columbus Day parades both in Brooklyn and Manhattan.