Free Friday: Free Beatles Blast Concert, Dynatrap for Bugs, and Tastings from Fushimi

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Each week we tell viewers what they can get for free. This week’s free list: 1) Beatles Blast Concert 2) Fight those pesky bugs with Dynatrap 3) Tastings from Fushimi

NO “TICKET TO RIDE” NEEDED —FREE  BEATLES BLAST CONCERT AT STATEN ISLAND YANKEE BALLPARK, STEPS AWAY FROM FERRY TERMINAL

The Ferry is free and so is the entertainment—concert will feature British invasion star Billy J. Kramer, Q104.3’s Ken Dashow, and Garrett Gardner of NBC’s “The Voice”.

It takes place TONIGHT, August 2, 2013 at 7pm. Gates open at 6pm. (Rain Date is August 3)

“The Blue Meanies,” “London Fogg,” and a great lineup of local bands will join BP Molinaro to raise Autism awareness

Over the last few seasons, Borough President Molinaro has dedicated one of his summer events to Autism awareness. This year, Beatles Blast was chosen. “This is a great family event that will showcase our children and young people, making it the perfect opportunity to promote increased awareness about Autism, which is currently affecting 1 in 88 children.” Autism service providers will be in attendance with informational tables set up for parents and caregivers to learn more about services available to them.

Special guest appearances at the concert will be made by British invasion-era star Billy J. Kramer, whose hits included the Lennon-McCartney songs “Bad to Me” and “Do You Want to Know a Secret.,” and Garrett Gardner, fresh off his appearance as a contestant of NBC’s The Voice.

Staten Island’s own The Blue Meanies will perform many Beatles covers, and headline a roster of local bands including London Fogg, and Giffords Lane, which is comprised of pre-teens.

Ken Dashow of Q104.3 FM will serve as Master of Ceremonies. Host of Sunday morning’s “Breakfast with the Beatles,” Ken is much loved by fans for his knowledge of Beatles history and his passion for their music.  In between acts, a fun question and answer session will be held.

For more information on our Summer Events, please contact the Borough President’s Office at 718-816-2133.

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The first 15 viewers to email: pix11freefriday@gmail.com at Noon, will win a sample.

For more information, head over to http://www.dynatrap.com/

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With three locations in Brooklyn and Staten Island, Fushimi is a popular place to go to for delicious Asian fusion food blending Japanese, Korean, Thai, French & American cuisine.

Executive Chef Chul Kee Ko is responsible for the distinguished and creative menu. Originally from Korea, Chul Kee Ko always had dreams of becoming a chef.  After studying at the Pacific Institution for Culinary Arts, a French cooking school in Vancouver, Canada, Chuk Kee Ko learned to blend Asian and French cooking.

On Monday, August 5, 2013, between 3 and 5 pm, we are inviting customers to come enjoy our flavorful and fresh food and drinks, attentive service and our glowing unique atmosphere. We will be giving away some of our mouth-watering dishes for you to sample that include:

Scottish  Salmon  – slowly cooked with carrot confit and seasonal vegetables. toasted seaweed and sweet ginger miso broth
Vegetable Tartar – brunoise of marinated vegetables, avocado, roasted beet, Meyer lemon pineapple jam, tricolor cauliflower, fennel shavings. truffle yuzu vinaigrette, sea salt
Herb Crusted Rack of Lamb – dusted with 7 spices, Dijon mustard, marinated vegetables, crispy mashed potato, lamb jus
Shrimp Salad – lemon butter poached warm shrimp. avocado. grapefruits segment.  Baby lettuce, crispy noodle, chives. yuzu wasabi dressing,  sweet aioli
Soft Shell Crab – lightly fried. sweet Thai chili sauce
Short Rib – 24 hours braised black angus short rib with Korean galbi sauce.  Crispy mashed potato. pee wee potato chips
Sesame Tuna – seared with yellow pear tomato, French beans, fennel shavings, curly endive. ponzu. saikyo miso

Please note: This free sampling is only for our Fort Hamilton/Bay Ridge Location

We hope to see you there and look forward to serving you!

Fushimi
9316 4th Ave – between 93rd & 94th street
Brooklyn, NY 11209 (Fort Hamilton, Bay Ridge)
Tel: (718) 833-7788
www.fushimigroup.com

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