Monday, March 12th: BAL-LIN: Free Beer, Ice Cream and Basketball at MOCA + Rickshaw Dumplings

BAL-LIN: Beer and Basketball at MOCA
Museum of Chinese in America (215 Centre St., Manhattan)
Free, RSVP required:

Who will prevail when Jeremy and Derrick go head to head on March 12th? Come find out at MOCA amongst friends while watching the game projected live. Ballers and non-ballers welcome. In the style of Mystery Science Theater, MOCA will feature a panel of bloggers, aficionados, and good old-fashioned basketball fans to provide fun facts, anecdotes, and opinion during the game. Guest commentators include Dustin Chinn (, Hua Hsu (Grantland), Ursula Liang (ESPN), and Rain Noe (writer, Knicks news junkie). Moderated by Donnie Kwak (ESPN The Magazine).

Special thanks to Chinatown Ice Cream Factory for custom designing the #17 Sundae for BAL-LIN: Beer and Basketball. Chinatown Ice Cream Factory (CICF) has been voted NYC’s Best Ice Cream time and time again. Receiving accolades that include the Zagat Award of Distinction & The Best of the Village Voice; CICF has brought smiles to their customers near and far for over 30 years.

The CICF #17 Sundae celebrates Jeremy Lin’s success in the NBA. Lychee, mango & blueberry ice creams are topped with mochi pieces, whipped cream, and finished with blue and orange sprinkles.

Thanks to the NYC Food Truck Association and Rickshaw Dumpling. The Rickshaw Truck will be on the premises vending for the duration of the event.