Since its opening in the late 19th century, Prospect Park has been one of the City’s premier destinations for picnicking. We welcome BBQs in the Park in designated areas on the map below.
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Barbecuing is permitted only in designated areas of the Park.
Having a party? Groups of more than 20 people require a permit.
Prospect Park is property of the City of New York and under the jurisdiction of the Department of Parks & Recreation. It is managed in partnership with the Prospect Park Alliance.
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