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Sunday, December 8, 2019
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Sunday Greenmarket at Barte...

Nestled inside Prospect Park's tree-shaded southwest corner, this much-loved...
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Sunday, December 8, 2019
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Sunday Greenmarket at Barte...

Nestled inside Prospect Park's tree-shaded southwest corner, this much-loved...
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Wednesday Greenmarket at Ba...

Nestled inside Prospect Park's tree-shaded southwest corner, this much-loved...
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Saturday, December 14, 2019
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Brooklyn Pop-Up Holiday Fair

This December 14 + 21, join Brooklyn Pop-Up and Prospect Park...
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Sunday, December 15, 2019
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Family Christmas Bird Count

Join Prospect Park Alliance at the Prospect Park Audubon Center...
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Wednesday, December 18, 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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Saturday, December 21, 2019
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Brooklyn Pop-Up Holiday Fair

This December 14 + 21, join Brooklyn Pop-Up and Prospect Park...
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Sunday Greenmarket at Barte...

Nestled inside Prospect Park's tree-shaded southwest corner, this much-loved...
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Chanukah Menorah Lighting C...

The Largest Menorah in Brooklyn has been towering over New...
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Chanukah Menorah Lighting C...

The Largest Menorah in Brooklyn has been towering over New...
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Friday, July 21, 2017
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LeFrak Center at Lakeside

Lola Star's Dreamland Roller Disco

Friday, July 21 , 7:30 pm – 10 pm, 2017
2017-07-21T00:00:00-04:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

The Lefrak Center at Lakeside and Lola Star will host themed DJ Disco Dancing. Each Friday night showcases a new theme from 70s Glitter to 80s Glam, dazzling performers, kitschy contests, giveaways and more!

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Admission

$25, advanced registration required
Audubon Center

Nature Exploration

Friday, July 21 , 12 pm – 5 pm, 2017
2017-07-21T00:00:00-04:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.

  • Discovery Pack, 12–3 pm: The Prospect Park Alliance invites you to get inspired by nature with our new Discovery Packs, a ready-to-go kits filled with nature activities for families.
  • Bird Nerd Game Hour 1–2 pm: Learn about birds and nature in this fun, mildly competitive hour of puzzles, Bingo, card games, and more!
  • Nature on the Go! 2–3 pm: An Alliance Naturalist will lead children and families to areas near the Audubon Center, where you can learn about the nature that is all around us. This program leaves promptly at 2 pm. 
  • Animal Encounter 3–4 pm: Join Alliance Naturalists in learning more about the animals in the Audubon Center’s collection.

Admission

Free
Prospect Park Zoo

National Zoo Keeper Week

Friday, July 21 , 11 am – 4 pm, 2017
2017-07-21T00:00:00-04:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

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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Boathouse

Shape Up NYC: Healing Hatha Yoga

Friday, July 21 , 11 am – 12 pm, 2017
2017-07-21T00:00:00-04:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Join Prospect Park Alliance and Shape Up NYC for this free yoga series in Prospect Park! Experienced yoga teacher Kat Janicka will lead this Hatha yoga series. Hatha yoga is a branch of yoga that emphasizes physical exercises to master the body along with mind exercises to withdraw it from external objects.

Please note: This class is open to adults and seniors, no registration is required. All levels are welcome.  Please bring your own mat.

Admission

Free

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Bandshell

Amadou & Mariam + Innov Gnawa + Ahmed Gallab DJ Set

Friday, July 21 , 7:30 pm – 11 pm, 2017
2017-07-21T00:00:00-04:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

Amadou & Mariam, Innov Gnawa, and Ahmed Gallab will perform at the Bandshell as part of BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival, presented in partnership with the Prospect Park Alliance. For the latest information, including weather updates, set times, seating configurations, and FAQs, please visit the BRIC website.

Amadou & Mariam's music sparkles with the Afro-blues sound that has made this blind husband-and-wife duo one of West Africa’s finest musical exports.

Gates open an hour before the performance unless otherwise noted, and all performances are rain or shine.  

 

Admission

Free

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Brooklyn Historical Society

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

All Day, Friday, July 21, 2017
2017-07-21T00:00:00-04:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

On view daily through February 10, 2019.

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.