Join Alliance educators to learn about ecology under the water and in the air! Noon to 6 pm.
An abridged, outdoor performance of Shakespeare’s tragedy about ambitious Roman politicians. Noon, 3 pm, and 6 pm.
In honor of the 240th anniversary of the Battle of Brooklyn, team up with family and friends for a day of trivia, gaming, and historical fun. Including a “Brooklyn vs Britain” scavenger hunt and a Battleship Memory game. 12:30 pm–3 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.
Families with children 15 and younger join with a ranger and identify the more than 250 species of birds in the park. 1 to 2pm and 3 to 4 pm.
The quartet plays a jazz brunch at a Japanese eatery. 1–4 pm.
The Coney Island History Project remembers the destruction of a Coney Island icon by developer Fred Trump, Donald Trump’s father. 1–7 pm.
An exhibition of oil and pastels paintings by Peter Eagleton, an accomplished painter whose striking work features the working tugs, ships, lighters, yard oilers, and tankers that plied the waters of New York harbor. 1–5 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.
This popular summer program offers kids and adults of all ages the opportunity to fish. Participants learn about aquatic ecology, fishing safety and will even get to use live bait. Pre-register to reserve your spot. Limited drop-in spots are also available. 1 to 3 pm.
Get to know Brooklyn Bridge Park and visit the giant aquarium filled with East River critters, the reading corner and so much more. Open hours 1 pm to 5 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.
Theater for the New City’s award-winning Street Theater tours is back for a round of political commentary. In their latest show, three everyday New Yorkers resist the inane rituals and distractions of the national electoral season by transforming into community activists. 2 pm.
A rip-roaring musical about three average American citizens who travel through time and are inspired to become political community activists. 2 pm.
Get to know Brooklyn Bridge Park and visit the giant aquarium filled with East River critters, the reading corner and so much more. Open hours 3 pm to 5 pm.
Meet and touch real, live sea creatures like starfish and sea urchins. 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm.
Walk across the gangplank of a renovated coffee barge for a one-hour, family-friendly concert. This one-hour performance includes a Q & A session with the musicians. Doors open 15 minutes before the performance; no reserved seating is available. Visit bargemusic.org for more! 4 pm to 5 pm.
Silent revelers will dance to nine different DJs, channeled to each dancer’s headphones. The show will also feature hula dancers, fire twirlers, dancing robots, and face painting. 4 pm–midnight.
Commemorate the 240th anniversary of the Revolutionary War’s largest battle by learning about the important locations it was fought in. Led by Old Stone House Board Member and Hunter College Archaeology Professor William J. Parry. Meet at the NW Park entrance. 4 pm.
Sycamore opens its garden to diverse, fun, and always fresh pop-up vendors. 6–11 pm.
A night of comedic storytelling on the theme of “Favorite Places.” 7 pm.
Bedazzle your bike, put on your craziest outfit, blast some party tunes and be ready for sensory overload at the Brooklyn Bike Rave, a glowtastic night ride along the Brooklyn Waterfront Greenway from Greenpoint to Dumbo. 7 pm.
An outdoor storytelling program that takes on the battles of body, spirit, and mind. Seasoned storytellers will take the stage, but attendees so inclined to tell their own battle story can throw their hat in the ring too. 7:30–10 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.
A healthful summer comedy series that blends nourishment with art and laughter. With five stand-up comedians each week, original art, and garden-fresh beverages from House of Juice. 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.
A rootin’-tootin’ weekly standup show in Williamsburg. Hosted by Camille Theobald, Camille Harris, and Mo Fathelbab. 9 pm.
A sensuous and surreal night of burlesque performance and awe-inspiring circus skill. 10 pm.