Artes Brasileiras: Bronx Capoeira with Moses McCarter
July 14 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
See interactive demonstrations of Afro-Brazilian martial art by Moses McCarter’s Bronx Capoeira in conjunction with garden-wide exhibition Brazilian Modern: The Living Art of Roberto Burle Marx. In the Children’s Adventure Garden, learn about the native plants of Brazil and become inspired plant lovers and designer-artists.
Explore more than 100 pumpkin-headed scarecrows set among giant and unusual pumpkins and gourds in the Everett Children’s Adventure Garden. Put on a festive fall puppet show and have a spooky tea party in the Victorian playhouse. Guided activities on afternoons and weekends include potting up a ghostly dusty miller…
Explore the twisting trails of the Spooky Pumpkin Garden during this frightfully fun nighttime adventure. Come face-to-face with mysterious skeletons, discover the secretive lives of creatures of the night, decorate a mini gourd to take home and pick up wholesome treats along the way. Costumes encouraged.
Meet creepy and cool critters during a live animal presentation and discover the unique adaptations which help them survive in their habitats. At 12 pm & 2 pm. Also check out Spooky Pumpkin Garden in the Children’s Adventure Garden.
Get up close and personal with some of the world’s largest pumpkins, meticulously cared for every year by elite growers and brought to NYBG in collaboration with the Great Pumpkin Commonwealth. Take a pic atop a 2000 pound+ gourd, meet the frowers, wander throufh Spooky Pumpkin Garden. At 12 pm…