Rock And Roll Playhouse at Industry City
Suggested Ages: All
Rock out to tunes from a rotating roster of rock n’ roll greats – the Grateful Dead, the Beatles, Aretha Franklin and others – played live by local musicians in a cool courtyard. Expect dancing, interactive games and loads of fun.
All are welcome. The core audience is children 10 years and under. Rain or shine.
Also see art installations, play mini-golf, sample all sorts of food and more – see our guide to happening, high-design Industry City.
This historic cemetery (founded in 1838) is a lovely place to wander, with 478 spectacular acres of hills, valleys, glacial ponds and paths, plus gorgeous views of the Manhattan skyline and extraordinary 19th- and 20th-century statuary and mausoleums.
* Honor famous permanent residents such as Leonard Bernstein, Boss Tweed, Charles Ebbets, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Louis Comfort…More info
This innovative art and design hub is decked out for halloween, with pumpkins and decor galore in the courtyard and lots of rainbow skeletons inside Building #4. Look for cool indoor & outdoor art and photo-ops throughout, including a trippy optical illusion in the elevator.
* Play outdoor mini golf (Monday – Thursday 12 –…More info
Enjoy socially distanced live music – Bossa Nova, Jazz, Funk, 90s covers and more – Wednesday-Friday evenings Saturday & Sunday afternoons at this public art & high design hub.
Also find cool art and photo-ops throughout the buildings and courtyards plus tons of great international food options including Japan Village. Try Korean comfort food,…More info
Brave a crew of silly (not-too-scary) ghouls and ghosts in the Shipwrecked Escape Rooms for one weekend only for a bag of candy. Costumes encouraged; lots of photo-ops. An adult chaperone must accompany their child but will not be charged to enter.
Also play an indoor 18-hole miniature golf course ($15/ages 13+, $11/ages…More info
From 12–2:30 pm, watch Brooklyn’s largest and most outrageous dog costume contest. Scads of dogs enter and ruthlessly compete for the coveted Great PUPkin rosettes for the top pups.
From 4:30-7:30, join a spooky evening lantern walk with a photo booth, costume contest, pumpkin and hay patch and much more. Sign up online for…More info
Discover the rich history and traditions associated with the Mexican holiday Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) through crafts, activities, and food for families with kids of all ages in a lovely historic cemetery. Celebrated throughout Mexico from October 31st to November 2nd, this holiday is a time for family and friends to…More info