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Family Night in Gowanus


This is evening is TOTALLY a family favorite. Recently, my girls, brother and others got together for an archery lesson at Gotham followed by dinner at Insa. Between the archery and cook-at-the table Korean BBQ and Karaoke it makes for such a fun evening. Insa also allows you to pre-arrange your playlist via their Karaoke playbook. Be sure to book ahead!

Samantha RazookSamantha Razook

Samantha is the Founder of Curious Jane - an educational content company for girls ages 6 to 11 – with projects and curriculum revolving around science + engineering + design. In addition to being a Founder and a Mom to her two daughters, Samantha knows Gowanus, having run her business in the neighborhood for over 8 years and counting.

Gotham ArcheryMusic & Records
Archery range offering classes, camps and lanes for rent.
(718) 858-5060website
480 Baltic Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217

Gowanus has definitely become the go-to destination for indoor "sports" -- peewee tennis, rock climbing (at Brooklyn Boulders), cross-fit. Add to that list archery and even axe-throwing. Gotham Archery offers classes, campus, tutorials and a wealth of knowledge on how to enjoy the sport safely!

InsaRestaurants & Cafes
Korean BBQ, noodles & other staples served in a casual, warm environment with private karaoke rooms.
(718) 855-2620website
328 Douglass St, Brooklyn, NY 11217

With cook-at-the table Korean BBQ, a great lounge area up front, and private Karaoke rooms in the back (tambourine included, plus you can pre-arrange your playlist via their Karaoke playbook that connects to an app). Just make sure to book ahead. Then enjoy, it's so much fun!

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