Walking the loop around Prospect Park is like walking around the world. On the weekends the park is teaming with music and festivities from so many different cultures. It has been referred to as "Brooklyn's Backyard" If you start at Grand Army Plaza and are here on a Saturday there is a great…
Take a stroll through the park, grab some lunch and picnic or walk to the lake and watch the birds.
Take a walk through the meadows and paths, enjoy the lakeside or visit the food stalls on sundays
The lovely Prospect Park is a 10-15 minute walk from us and really gives a glimpse of Brooklyn life. Turn left on Ft. Hamilton and walk straight- you’ll run smack into the park. In the summer time there are non-stop events including free concerts, movies, and dance performances. In the winter there…
Brooklyn's biggest park, Prospect Park is a beautiful sprawling oasis in one of Brooklyn's most diverse neighborhoods.
This is considered “The Central Park of Brooklyn” by locals. This large park has expansive walking and biking trails along fields, woods, and a lake. This is a great place to enjoy a picnic and, in the summer, they have many free evening events like live music and movies on the lawn.
Fields of rolling green, a lake, a zoo and so much more. What else do you need in a park?! One of my favorite parks in New York.
The nearest off-leash field. Off-leash hours are 9pm - 9am. If you go - tell the other humans that you know Columbo & Anthony. You'll instantly make friends and feel like a true Brooklynite.
People don’t realize the amazing and huge parks carved out all over NYC. Prospect park is one of the biggest and just up the street. There is a restaurant, botanical garden and lots of walking or biking paths to enjoy. There is even horse back riding available.
“Our Brooklyn Museum is a great place to visit for artwork, special events and outdoor space. The food is great too.”
“Beautiful botanic garden next to the museum and the park. Features include a japanese garden, cherry tree esplanade, rose garden, shakepeare garden, conservatory garden, lily ponds, native garden and a farming garden. Perfect place to get lost for hours. ”
“Home of the Brooklyn Knicks, see all your favorite concerts and productions. Take B/Q train 2 stops to Atlantic Avenue and follow the signs to Barclays center, you can't miss it.”
“Our favorite theater in NY! Check their website for their theater, dance, opera, music, film, and exhibitions programming. www.bam.org ”
“One of our favorite parks in all of New York. Waterfront views of both the Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridge and one of the most beautifully designed parks make thus a must see destination. ”