c. Virginia Freire

Fourth of July Holiday in Prospect Park

Join Prospect Park Alliance for family-friendly programming on Fourth of July at the Prospect Park Audubon Center and the Carousel.

Nature Exploration: Pollinator Month, 12–4 pm

Prospect Park Audubon Center, Free 
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation as we explore pollinators.

  • Butterfly Watch 12–3 pm: Learn about NYC common butterflies, their life cycle, and how they help plants
  • Animal Encounters 2–3 pm: Join Alliance Naturalists in learning more about the animals in the Audubon Center’s collection. This program starts promptly at 2 pm.
  • Nature on the Go! 3–4 pm: Join an Alliance Naturalist for Nature on the Go activities to explore the park and learn about the nature around us.

Carousel Rides, 12–5 pm: 

Children’s Corner, $3 per ride, $13 for a book of 5 tickets, Free with Prospect Park Alliance Family Supporter membership or higher. 

Celebrate July 4th with a ride on Prospect Park’s beloved 1912 Carousel.

Join the Alliance at the Family Supporter level or above and enjoy unlimited free rides!