Brooklyn Americana Music Festival
Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
Americana musicians perform original and traditional songs on fiddle, banjo, mandolin, upright bass, ukulele, and more, spanning a range of genres including country, folk, blues, old-time, bluegrass, and jazz in a scenic spot.
Acclaimed arts organizations from across the Brooklyn Cultural District will share programming at The Plaza at 300 Ashland with exciting performances, workshops, and family programming. Activities for all ages include a free kids’ hip-hop dance with Mark Morris Dance Group, Brooklyn Music School performances, author-led musical storytimes & more.More info
Get to know Brooklyn Bridge Park with monthly educational themes, a 250 gallon aquarium filled with critters from the East River, a 10’ scale model of Brooklyn Bridge Park, crafts, a reading corner, and much more.
Drop-in hours three afternoons a week offer the opportunity for self-led investigation with guidance by expert educators to…More info
Mark Morris Dance Group (MMDG) returns to Brooklyn Park Bridge, with two showings of a special, outdoor performance and an all-ages family-friendly workshop at Pier 1 Harbor View Lawn.
Performances will take place at 2pm and 4pm, with the workshop held in between at 3pm.
The repertoire for both performances includes Water, Greek To…More info
This expansive park has great attractions and a gorgeous only-in-NYC view. Explore refurbished piers, most of which host playgrounds (our favorites are at Pier 6 including giant Slide Mountain, Sandbox Village, Swing Valley and the splashy Water Lab). Play in the sand and admire tide pools at Pier 4 Beach (no swimming/wading).
Find a variety of yummy concessions throughout the park and restrooms at Piers 2,5 & 6.More info