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Thursday, February 20, 2020
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President's Week in Prospec...

Join Prospect Park Alliance on February 17–21 for family-friendly...
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Friday, February 21, 2020
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President's Week in Prospec...

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Saturday, February 22, 2020
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Greenmarket at Grand Army P...

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Sunday, February 23, 2020
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Lunar Zoo Year – Year of th...

Visit Prospect Park Zoo on February weekends to celebrate the...
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Monday, February 24, 2020
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University Open Air: Winter...

Brooklyn Public Library, in collaboration with Prospect Park Alliance, presents...
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Wednesday, February 26, 2020
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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, February 29, 2020
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Greenmarket at Grand Army P...

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Sunday, March 1, 2020
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Birdwatching: First Sunday ...

Join Prospect Park Alliance and Brooklyn Bird Club to explore...
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Wednesday, March 4, 2020
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Friday, December 7, 2018
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Grand Army Plaza

Brooklyn's Largest Menorah Lighting

Friday, December 7 , 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm, 2018
2018-12-07T00:00:00-05:00
11225, NY, Brooklyn

The World's Largest Menorah stands at a whopping 32 feet tall (the maximum allowed by Jewish law), and has been towering over Grand Army Plaza since 1985.

Join Chabad of Park Slope every night, where the menorah lighting celebration is accompanied by live music and hot latkes for all. Special gifts are distributed to every child, making this a family celebration and a must on everyone's calendar.

Menorah Lighting Schedule

  • 1st Night of Chanukah, Sunday, December 2 LIVE KICKOFF CONCERT begins at 4:30 pm
  • 2nd Night of Chanukah, Monday, December 3 at 6:00 pm
  • 3rd Night Of Chanukah, Tuesday, December 4 at 6:00 pm
  • 4th Night Of Chanukah, Wednesday, December 5 at 6:00 pm
  • 5th Night Of Chanukah, Thursday, December 6 at 6:00 pm
  • 6th Night Of Chanukah, Friday, December 7, at 3:30 pm
  • 7th Night Of Chanukah, Saturday, December 8 at 7:00 pm
  • 8th Night Of Chanukah, Sunday, December 9 at 5:30 pm

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Brooklyn Historical Society

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

All Day, Friday, December 7, 2018
2018-12-07T00:00:00-05:00
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.