How to Get to Jalopy from Manhattan

Jalopy Theatre in Red Hook is arguably the best place in the five boroughs to find old-time and bluegrass music.

But whenever I make the pilgrimage from the Upper West Side not only is it a major trek, but I get lost. In particular there’s one scary moment when Hamilton Ave. threatens to return you to Manhattan through the Battery Tunnel. I always yield to my terror, and wind up in a labyrinth of one-way streets.

Back in 2011 I worked on a map to make getting there easier. I found it on my computer today and thought I’d share it with you. At some point I’ll tackle public transportation, for which I welcome suggestions.

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