Barbecues and Picnics
COVID-19 UPDATE: Please note that social distancing protocols are in effect in Prospect Park. Please wear a mask and maintain a 6 feet distance between yourself and others while visiting the park. For more information visit our coronavirus update page.
Since its opening in 1867, Prospect Park has been one of the City’s premier destinations for picnicking. We welcome barbecues in the park in the picnic areas designated on the map below.
Please follow these rules to protect wildlife habitats and the safety of all park patrons: