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Tuesday, October 15, 2019
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Eastside Revival

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Friday, October 25, 2019
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Nature Exploration

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Saturday, October 26, 2019
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Halloween Haunted Walk + Fair

Prospect Park Alliance invites all local ghosts and ghouls to...
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Sunday, October 27, 2019
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Nature Exploration

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Tuesday, October 29, 2019
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Eastside Revival

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Wednesday, October 30, 2019
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Wednesday Greenmarket at Ba...

Nestled inside Prospect Park's tree-shaded southwest corner, this much-loved...
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Thursday, October 31, 2019
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Nature Exploration

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Saturday, November 2, 2019
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Greenmarket at Grand Army P...

At what other market can you do all your food...
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Sunday, November 3, 2019
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Nature Exploration

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Tuesday, November 5, 2019
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Election Day in Prospect Park

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Saturday, January 9, 2016
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Entrance—3rd Street, Entrance—Park Circle

Mulchfest

Saturday, January 9 , 10 am – 2 pm, 2016
2016-01-09T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Join the Prospect Park Alliance for Mulchfest! Bring your holiday tree to Prospect Park, where it will go through a chipper and transform into environment-friendly mulch. Plus, you can take some home for your own yard or garden. Please remove all decorations from the trees. 

Mulchfest will take place on January 9 + 10 at both Third Street and Park Circle.

Volunteer!
Help assist people who bring their trees in for recycling by removing ornaments and distributing mulch. Register today. 

MulchFest in Prospect Park is a partnership between NYC Parks, the Prospect Park Alliance, Park Slope Civic Council, NYC Department of Sanitation and GreeNYC. Learn more about Mulchfest

Admission

Free

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Grand Army Plaza

Greenmarket at Grand Army Plaza

Saturday, January 9 , 8 am – 4 pm, 2015
2016-01-09T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

At what other market can you do all your food shopping, sample local wine and explore Brooklyn's favorite park? Established in 1989, the Grand Army Plaza greenmarket is the flagship Brooklyn market. EBT/Food Stamps and WIC & Senior FMNP coupons accepted year-round. For a full calendar of events and a list of sellers, visit GrowNYC.

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Cherry Island, Anthony Goicolea
Terrace Bridge

Natural Disruptions

All Day, Saturday, January 9, 2016
2016-01-09T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

The Prospect Park Alliance and ArtBridge have collaborated to transform 300 feet of construction fencing in Prospect Park into a large-scale, outdoor photo installation. Natural Disruptions features the work of two Brooklyn artists, Mark Dorf and Anthony Goicolea.

Through digital manipulation, Dorf and Goicolea slyly alter our understanding of nature. Goicolea’s landscapes are like snapshots from a playfully dark daydream. Dorf’s work questions the ways that science and the Internet define our relationship with nature.

The installation will cover construction fencing at the historic 1869 Wellhouse, one of Prospect Park’s oldest structures, which originally served as a pump house for the Park’s water supply. The Prospect Park Alliance is transforming the building into public restrooms featuring composting toilets—the first to be installed in a New York City park.

Natural Disruptions will be on view from September 30, 2015, through Summer 2016. In addition to the Wellhouse, the exhibition will continue along Wellhouse Drive at Terrace Bridge, adjacent to the Park’s new Sunday Smorgasburg event (which runs through October 11). The photo installation consists of more than 40 artworks, running 300 feet along Wellhouse Drive, and ranging from 6 to 8 feet high.

For a chance to win a limited edition print from this show, Instagram or Tweet an image of this exhibition with the hashtag #ArtInProspectPark. See rules.

Admission

Free

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