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Movies With A View

Movies with a View in Brooklyn Bridge Park

July 21 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until August 25, 2022

Brooklyn Bridge Park
John Street & Jay Street
Brooklyn, NY

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Suggested Ages: 5 to 14+, Adult Friendly

FREE

Watch classic films on a big screen backed by a gorgeous harbor view. Kid-friendly options include Jurassic Park (August 4) and The Mitchells vs. the Machines (August 18).

Lawn doors open at 6pm and the movie begins at sundown (around 8:30pm). Smorgasburg, featuring a selection of NYC’s favorite food vendors, provides tasty treats and drinks all evening along the Pier 1 promenade starting at 5 pm, plus beer and wine concessions available for purchase for adults 21+.

A pre-movie lineup includes a DJ from Brooklyn Radio, and a short film by local filmmakers, selected by BAM Film.

Summer Reading Storytime

Join the Brooklyn Public Library for a rollicking good time listening to stories, singing songs, and enjoying the breeze from the water.

Wednesdays through July 20. At the Pier 3 Greenway Terrace (with a view of the Brooklyn Bridge). See our guide to Brooklyn Bridge Park.

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Brooklyn Poetry Slam: Celebrating Lorraine Hansberry

On the occasion of the new Lorraine Hansberry statue visiting Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pier 5 on its tour around the country, join hosts Mahogany Browne and Jive Poetic and poets Cito Blanko, Alesha Smith, and Felicia Cade to honor the incredible legacy of one of our nation’s greatest artists.

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Brooklyn Bidge Park Kayaking

Glide along the East River on kayaks from the volunteer-run Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse (Pier 4 Beach). All levels welcome. Advanced registration required.

Kids under 14 must ride in a double kayak with an adult except on Sundays from 12 pm to 2:30 pm when kids age 7 or older can paddle alone (as long…

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Youth Basketball Clinics

Join Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy for 2-hr basketball clinics led by KING Hoops, NYC’s premier youth basketball organization. Learn basketball basics as head coaches lead participants through drills and games.

Recommended for ages 7-17. Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult.

Every Tuesday through August 30.

Advanced online registration and waivers required, although…

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Brooklyn Bridge Park Playgrounds

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. 

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