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The exhibit explores pilotless aircraft and the history of drone technology. Visitors can fly actual drones and explore the use of drones in police and fire departments, fashion, and art.10 am to 6 pm.
Visitors of all ages are invited to design and build with an array of blocks including Magna-Tiles, Imagination Playground, Kapla Planks, and more. Block play supports critical social and cognitive skills in early childhood- everything from team building, creative thinking and problem solving to spatial reasoning and pre-engineering concepts. Different scales of blocks enable hands of all sizes to …10 am to 1 pm.
Paddle in the East River. Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult guardian.10 am to 3 pm.
This U.S. premiere of the exhibit uses hands-on activities to explore mass, energy, simple machines, architecture and other science topics. Twenty hands-on exhibits place museum visitors inside the world of the Angry Birds games. Using giant slingshots, kids and adults of all ages can propel balls adorned with the images of Angry Birds characters to test structures. Visitors can also build and race …10 am to 6 pm.
U.S. civics for immigrants planning to apply for US citizenship. Students develop their English speaking skills as well as their knowledge of US history and government.10:30 am–1:30 pm, 1:30 pm–4:30 pm.
The Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre presents three classic tales from Hans Christian Andersen "The Princess and the Pea," “The Emperor’s New Clothes” and “The Ugly Duckling.” For children ages 3 to 9.10:30 am and 2 pm.
Guitarist Gary Clark Jr. will shred the Afropunk stage when he headlines the festival’s 17th incarnation in Fort Greene. The yearly celebration of music and art will also boast performances from singer Macy Gray, singer-songwriter Sampha, rapper Dizee Rascal, and loads more.11 am.
Make art during the summer with hands-on art making workshops and art-viewing experiences! The open outdoor space of the Free Arts Island Outpost beckons you to come collaboratively create! Young artists will be inspired and challenged to explore big projects utilizing found objects and traditional mediums. This is a space to invent, adapt, and transform your relationship to art and the art making …11 am to 3 pm.
KoKo NYC hosts this 10th anniversary of this unique event with a kid friendly vibe and all the local Brooklyn traditions: vendors, stoop sales and barbeques combined with outrageous art cars, an esteemed judging panel and surprise shenanigans.Noon to 2 pm.
Shop vintage clothing and accessories at the popular hotel.Noon–5 pm.
The 10th Annual South Slope Derby showcases over fifty original gravity-powered art vehicles made by local kids! Made with found and recycled objects and building materials, these seemingly useless piles of seemingly useless trash turned into functional racing machines. Come see who wins!Noon–2 pm.
Erica Ginger teaches a yoga class on the lawn, across from the basketball courts. Bring your own mat.Noon.
Kids race soap box derby art cars down Seventh Street between Fifth and Sixth avenues.Noon–2 pm.
Get to know Brooklyn Bridge Park and visit the giant aquarium filled with East River critters, a 10’ scale model of Brooklyn Bridge Park, the reading corner, and so much more.1 pm to 5 pm.
Check out the traditional ten-in-one circus sideshow, with freaks, wonders, and human curiosities! Continuous admission offered all day.1–7 pm.
Drop by our Computer Lab to take control of a NYC Subway car and operate it over virtual miles of track, using some incredibly realistic software! Space is limited, recommended for children 10 years and older.1:30 pm.
All ages will enjoy this workshop where transportation alternatives of the future will be explored and then use craft materials to design vehicles for the next century.1:30 pm to 2:30 pm.
A queer, multimedia retelling of Shakespeare’s "Cymbeline," with original songs, drag performers, and a dog in the title role.1:30 pm.
An inclusive space where children of all abilities can engage with their peers and explore their senses. Sessions in the space are balanced between self guided exploration of the space and a facilitated program by one of BCM’s Educators. The program might include story time, a song session, parachute play, or meeting one of the Museum’s live animals.2 pm to 5:30 pm.
The Combat Wounded Veterans of America hosts a wrestling fundraiser to benefit disabled veterans. With food, beer, music, face painting, magician, arts and crafts, raffles, and, of course, lots of pro wrestling entertainment!2–10 pm.
The Narrows Community Theater presents its Summer Youth production of Disney’s animated movie. ID Required to enter the base.2 pm and 8 pm.
Food, beer, music, face painting, magician; arts and crafts plus 50/50 raffle.2 pm to 10 pm.
The 7 Tony Award Winner performed by the Gallery Players is based on Little Orphan Annie by permission of The Media Tribune Services, Inc. The beloved book and score by Tony Award winners, Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Charnin, features some of the greatest musical theatre hits ever written, including “Tomorrow.”2 pm and 8 pm.
Bargemusic presents a family concert of chamber music on its floating barge. The hour-long concert is followed by a discussion with the artists.4 pm.
Join the Cyclones for Star Wars Night at MCU Park!6 pm.
New York Classical Theatre performs a panoramic production of the Shakespeare classic that offers no chances to rest — not only is the there no intermission, but the action will range all over park, sending the audience scrambling after the witches and Scottish armies.7 pm.
Mark the 241st anniversary of the Battle of Brooklyn with a truly revolutionary night with dance group Brooklyn Contra, festive music, storytellers, and music from duo Charming Disaster, and a drinks from Lagunitas Brewing Company.7 pm.
Mike Abrusci and Diego Lopez host a show with Sean Donnelly, Emmy Blotnick Sydnee Washington, and more.7:30 pm.