Barbecues + Picnics in Prospect Park - Prospect Park Alliance

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Barbecues and Picnics

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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Rules and Safety

Barbecuing is permitted only in designated areas of the Park.


Having a party? Groups of more than 20 people require a permit.