This guided tour explores the vast 300-acre property along Brooklyn’s industrial waterfront, taking a close look at the Yard’s most intriguing historical sites. 2–4 pm.
Make tasty treats in the Lefferts wood burning hearth. Roll up your sleeves and help churn butter, grind corn and peel apples. We will be making herb butter for popcorn and apple pie for all to share. 2 pm to 4 pm.
Walk across the planks for a family friendly concert. 4 pm.
A night of PAN! A special night of musicianship featuring several local steelband groups competing for the 2015 championship. Get ready to lock in your vote! 7 pm.
Roy Pierre and Associates presents "The Jolly Roger" at their new mas camp location. Register and jump up with them for J’ouvert 2015. For more info call (718) 282-1229 or (718) 462-3764. 7 pm –1 am.
A highlight of last year’s season, LEIMAY uses dance, music, and light at sunset to present outdoor space as places of contemplation, rebirth, and regeneration. 7:30 pm.
Host Lyssa Mandel invites guests to present poignant/painful creations from their adolescence on stage, followed by engaging questions about teenage pain. 8 pm.
Satellite Collective presents seven new dance works by choreographers Devin Alberda, Manuel Vignoulle, and Esme Boyce, featuring live music composed and performed by the Satellite Ensemble. 8 pm.
Hirsute heroes determine who has the most fantastic facial hair! 8 pm.
K L I M A X - 2015 10pm.
Music, prayer, and dialogue on language and experience with God, from Christian, Jewish, Muslim, and Hindu perspectives. 10:45.
LEIMAY returns using string installations that use tension and suspension in order to create a sense of expansion and collapse of space to present outdoor space as places of contemplation, rebirth, and regeneration.
Fresh and Mexican specialty produce. 8 am–3 pm.
Regionally-grown produce,cheese, and grass-fed beef. 8 am–3 pm.
Radical Raptors explored; learn about birds of prey. 10 am – 3 pm.
Through the magic of patterns found in nature and hands-on activities featuring objects from BCM’s 29,000 cultural and natural science collection, the exhibit promotes concepts of math and science through hands-on learning experiences. 10 am–5 pm.
Golfers of all ages can learn about key science concepts such as propulsion, gravity, escape velocity, launch window, gravitational assist, and more! 10 am–6 pm.
The newly renovated area is open and features new species, new exhibits , and a domestic petting zoo. 10 am – 5 pm.
Learn about aquatic habitats and the park’s ecosystems. 10 am – 3 pm.
Neil Goldberg’s "Wind Tunnel" is an intimate portrait of the New York City subway system capturing the movement of people’s hair thrown by the powerful blast of air that precedes an oncoming train. 10 am–6 pm.
Visit the Everett Children’s Garden to explore the the world of Frida Kahlo, with puppet theater, kitchen demos and fun activities. 10 am–5:30 pm.
Children are encouraged to explore science through slides, seesaws, climbing webs, a water play area, sand boxes, and more, weather permitting. 10 am–6 pm.
Art, clothes, jewelry, food, and more. 10 am–7 pm.
A beautiful, huge crystal nautilus shell with 30 grand luminescent fish, takes riders on an aquatic journey. 10 am to 10 pm.
Exploring the social history and cultural significance of the footwear, "The Rise of Sneaker Culture" exhibits approximately 150 pairs of sneakers from modest forms from the mid-nineteenth century to high-end sneakers of this decade. 11 am–6 pm.
Anderson Zaca’s photo collection celebrates New Yorkers across races and classes, sharing regional pride from different neighborhoods through the lens of the NYC block party. 11 am–6 pm.
This collaboration between Brooklyn-based artists Patrick McNeil and Patrick Miller features immersive environments that invite visitors to engage with the work, and to question consumer culture, religious traditions, and the urban environment. 11 am–6 pm.
New York Transit Museum hosts an exhibition celebrating the Verrazano Bridge’s 50th anniversary. Attractions include a timeline of the bridge’s construction, documentation and first-person perspectives of the construction, and notes and sketches from Robert Moses’ office. 11 am–5 pm.
Join this free tour to learn about the history of the Brooklyn waterfront, the park’s sustainable design, and how the park came to life. 11 am.