The Picnic House in Prospect Park is a charming and historic building in the heart of Brooklyn's premier park. With scenic views of the 90-acre Long Meadow, outdoor spaces for ceremonies and cocktails, floor-to-ceiling windows, hardwood floors and a working wood fireplace, it provides a bucolic setting for your perfect day. The Picnic House can be tailored for every taste and budget, and is a blank canvas to create the ideal wedding no matter what the season. The Picnic House comfortably seats 175 guests for dinner and dancing or 240 for a cocktail-style event. Micro-weddings are also available for up to 40 guests. Proceeds benefit Prospect Park Alliance, the non-profit organization that sustains Prospect Park.
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Special rates and hours for events with 40 or fewer people.
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The Picnic House is located in the Long Meadow, near the Fifth Street entrance.
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Picnic House 360° Tour + Videos
View a 360° tour of the Picnic House + time-lapse videos of event set ups.