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Handball Stories: Exhibition Game and Film Screening
October 7, 2017 @ 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM| Free
From First Park in the Lower East Side to the storied seaside courts in Coney Island, this is New York’s favorite street sport!
On Saturday, October 7th, join us for an afternoon of the ultimate city game!
3:00 pm: Exhibition match by our friends and neighbors, the kings and queens of the First Park courts (across the street from City Lore)
4:00 pm: Screening of One Wall: Kings of Coney Island (at City Lore)
Watch the trailer here: https://vimeo.com/53753270
5:30pm: Handball in NYC Panel Discussion featuring:
- Michael Inglesh and Ken Saunders — One Wall filmmakers
- Jasmine Ray — Founder, President, and CEO of the United States Wallball Assocation
- Flako — neighbor, friend, and one of the top five players to dominate the First Street courts in the 1960s
Refreshments generously donated by Trader Joe’s and
Free and Open to the Public! Rain or Shine!