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Friday, September 22
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The Witness Tree Project

In timing with Prospect Park's 150th Anniversary, Rhode Island...

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Saturday, September 23
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International Coastal Clean...

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Sunday, September 24
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Prospect Park Walking Tour

Celebrate the 150th anniversary of Prospect Park on this special...

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Monday, September 25
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Monday Eastside Revival

Join the Prospect Park Alliance to help beautify two of...

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Tuesday, September 26
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The Means of a Ready Escape...

On view July 13 through September 2018

In celebration of...

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Wednesday, September 27
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The Means of a Ready Escape...

On view July 13 through September 2018

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Thursday, September 28
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The Moth StorySLAM: Anniver...

Prospect Park Alliance and The Moth present a special Moth...

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Friday, September 29
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The Witness Tree Project

In timing with Prospect Park's 150th Anniversary, Rhode Island...

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The Witness Tree Project

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Wednesday, July 19
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Long Meadow North

A Summer Movie Under the Stars

Wednesday, July 19 , 7 pm – 10 pm

In celebration of Prospect Park’s 150th anniversary, Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams and Prospect Park Alliance present A Summer Movie Under the Stars in partnership with Brooklyn’s Nitehawk Cinema

These free outdoor film screenings on Prospect Park’s Long Meadow North will feature live musical entertainment followed by family-friendly films carefully selected by Nitehawk’s cinema department, to highlight park themes such as the famed Prospect Park Zoo, summer camps, Little League Baseball and the exquisite flora and fauna.

The full line-up is as follows:

  • Wednesday, July 19: The NeverEnding Story with 1980s music by DJ Jane Elizabeth
  • Wednesday, July 26: The Sandlot with live entertainment by The Binky Griptite Orchestra
  • Wednesday, August 2: Moonrise Kingdom with live entertainment by Morricone Youth
  • Wednesday, August 9: Zootopia, with live entertainment by Brooklyn United Marching Band

All live entertainment will start at 7 pm and films begin shortly after sundown. There are no rain dates in the event of inclement weather. A Summer Movie Under the Stars is made possible with additional support from HBO and Investors Bank. 

RSVP to let us know if you are coming!

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Admission

Free, RSVP!
Prospect Park Zoo

National Zoo Keeper Week

Wednesday, July 19 , 11 am – 4 pm

Celebrate National Zoo Keeper Week and salute Prospect Park Zoo’s talented team of animal care professionals. Hands on activities and games challenge visitors to see if they have what it takes to be a zookeeper! Talk to some of our professionals and learn about animal care careers.

Admission

Free with Admission

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Brooklyn Historical Society

The Means of a Ready Escape: Brooklyn’s Prospect Park

All Day

On view July 13 through September 2018

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Prospect Park, Brooklyn Historical Society and Prospect Park Alliance present an exhibition that celebrates the founding vision of the Park, traces its social and historical trajectories, and examines the important role that Prospect Park has played as “Brooklyn’s Backyard” for 150 years. 

The Brooklyn Historical Society is closed on major holidays. 

Visit the Brooklyn Historical Society website for hours of operation.