Transit Directions

Walk from Subway

train to Carroll Street.
Walk west on 1st Place (it will become Summit St). Cross over BQE. Continue down Summit St to Columbia St. Mak a left. Jalopy is two blocks down Columbia St.

Subway and Bus

Option 1: trains to Boro Hall. Walk South on Court St to Atlantic Avenue. On Atlantic Ave, take the B61 towards Ikea/Red Hook. Get off on Summit and Columbia Sts. Continue down Columbia St. two blocks to Jalopy.

Option 2: to Jay St/Metrotech. Catch B61 to Ikea/Red Hook on Smith St. between Fulton & Livingston. Follow above directions.

From Manhattan

Take Brooklyn Bridge. Continue down Adams St. Make a right onto Atlantic Ave. At Columbia St. (4th light) make a left. Continue down Columbia to the end (Woodhull St.) Jalopy is 1/2 block past Woodhull St.

BQE From North and West

Take BQE to Atlantic Avenue Exit. Make left at the light (Columbia St). Continue down Columbia to the end (Woodhull St.) Jalopy is 1/2 block past Woodhull St.

BQE from South and East

Take BQE to Hamilton Avenue Exit. Continue straight off exit. The first right after the traffic light is Columbia St. Jalopy is on the right half way down the block.

Eli Smith

Eli Smith

Eli Smith is a singer, banjo player and guitarist who grew up in New York’s Greenwich Village.  Smith has recorded for Smithsonian Folkways Recordings and regularly performs as a solo musician and with the string band the Down Hill Strugglers.  He is also a music producer, currently heading the annual Brooklyn Folk Festival and Washington Square Park Folk Festival and has curated releases of historic archival recordings for Dust-to-Digital and Jalopy Records.  Smith also hosts the New York-based Down Home Radio Show, which is available at www.DownHomeRadioShow.com.  He has performed and recorded with John Cohen (New Lost City Ramblers) and Peter Stampfel (The Holy Modal Rounders and The Fugs), and has opened for songwriters Patti Smith and Steve Earle.  Smith has performed at festivals and venues including the Kennedy Center, Library of Congress, Newport Folk Festival, Vancouver Folk Festival, The Jalopy Theatre and many more.