A variety show like you’ve never imagined. New York’s finest burlesque, circus, and cabaret artists come together for a whimsical night of surreal performances. 7 pm.
Tobias Carroll celebrates the release of his eclectic, unearthly short story collection "Transitory." He will be joined by authors Lynn Steger Strong, Robert Lopez, and Tracy O’Neill for fiction and conversation. 7 pm.
Theater company Hoi Polloi, Japanese phenomenon playwright Toshiki Okada, and director Alec Duffy fashion a dream world in which the audience joins the actors on a giant bed that fills the entire stage for a piece about travel, first-world privilege, and the danger of a life lived alone. 8 pm.
The audience joins the actors on a giant bed that fills the entire stage for this piece about travel, first-world privilege, and the danger of a life lived alone. 8 pm.
Come see the stars, planets and the moon from the park. 8:30 pm to 10:30 pm.
The comedian hosts a video variety night that covers films from Jaws to Sharknado. 9:30 pm.
Mentalist and mind reader Vinny DePonto orchestrates an immersive and intimate performance that will linger with you well after his briefcase shuts. 9:30 pm.
Spanish art collective Boa Mistura presents a series of murals throughout South Slope in a celebration of collaboration and community that strives to spread love. Murals located at Prospect Avenue at Third Avenue, 17th Street at 5th Avenue, and at Open Source Gallery.
This outdoor photography exhibition features artists from around the world and their visual narratives of home, streets, people, creatures, nature, and play from all around the globe.
Other activities for ages 6-14 include Soccer, Basketball, Rugby, Volleyball, Goalball, Softball and Group Games. 9 am to 4:30 pm.
Tots program for children 2 to 5 years old. 9 am to 4:30 pm.
Tots program for children 8 months old to 3 years old. 9 am to 4:30 pm.
A back-to-school event with clinicians offering health screenings and prescribing a bicycle, as appropriate. Back to school supplies available while they last. 9:30 am–3 pm.
The exhibit feature ancient, rarely seen fossils, and life-like models, including a 23-foot-long feathered tyrannosaur (Yutyrannus huali) and a small four-winged dromeosaur (Anchiornis huxleyi) with a 22-inch wingspan and vivid, patterned plumage. Visitors will encounter a tiny dinosaur whose sleeping posture precisely echoes that of a living bird, an extinct-dinosaur nest containing remains of the adult that guarded the hatchlings, and the fossil cast of a relative of Triceratops that had simple feathers on its body. 10 am to 4 pm.
Did in and get your hands dirty, investigate and classify plants, learn how a carnivorous plant eats, and explore the meadow. 10:15 am.
The cast of the largest dinosaur that ever walked the earth is now on exhibit. The 122-foot long dino is residing on the fourth floor. This giant herbivor belongs to a group known as titanosaurs, and weighed about 70 tons. 11 am to 5 pm.
The shop, built to mimic a boxing ring, will offer products from Opening Ceremony’s new CLUB USA capsule collection. The collection draws inspiration from 1980s and 1990s sportswear, featuring block logos, composition book prints, and summer colors. 11 am–6 pm.
The Quests are geared to children, but adults may participate as well. Visitors learn about wild life in scavenger hunt format and embark on a nature adventure to identify local birds, discover ways to reduce pollution, learn about ocean and other aquatic habitats, and more. The five Quest stations are: Nature Playscape; Wetland Wonders; Conservation Station; Citizen Science; and Ocean Connections. Participants recieve a Quest map brochure at the start of each adventure, then visit several stations around the park to complete science and conservation challenges 11 am to 3 pm.
This exhibit connects work from 25 contemporary artists with historical African masquerade. 11 am–6 pm.
Peruse and purchase healthy food and products from local producers. Noon–5 pm.
Experience the thrill of a traditional circus sideshow, with sword-swallowers, freaks, wonders and human curiosities! The performance goes on all day. 1–8 pm.
Sideshows by the Seashore is one of the last in the USA where you can experience the thrill of a traditional circus sideshow. They’re here, they’re real and they’re alive -- see freaks, wonders and human curiosities! The performance goes on all day, so stop by for 45 minutes to get the whole experience. 1–8 pm.
A free support groups for caretakers of patients, and for patients themselves, experiencing cognitive deficits and/or memory loss. 1–3 pm.
Garden beds are filled with plants featured in the favorite recipes of the chefs from Mario Batali’s restaurants. Kids can explore the gardens to solve Mario’s Menu Mystery. 1:30 pm to 6 pm.
Join the Steeplechase Beer Garden for a weekly performance from a different artist. 5 pm.
Drop off the girls and go on a date! Incorporating mindfulness with imaginative play and creativity, each party will be inspired by a unique and inspiring theme. For girls aged 5-8, and includes story-telling, meditation, craft activity, and supper. 5:30–7:30 pm.
Sycamore opens its garden to diverse, fun, and always fresh pop-up vendors. 6–11 pm.
View the new permanent exhibit at the Old Stone House exploring the Battle of Brooklyn, as well as family life in Brooklyn during the Revolution and Occupation. Join us for colonial cocktails and snacks from our wood-fired oven. 6 pm.