Pool Plan at Squibb Park and Community Input Meeting

Just as we are exiting the season of hot summer days we learn that Brooklyn Bridge Park is planning ahead for future summers. They are considering putting a permanent public pool in Squibb Park in the Brooklyn Heights/Dumbo area. They also want community input on how to design the space and whether Squibb is the […]

The Fence Photo Exhibit in Dumbo.

The Fence is part of Photoville, an outdoor photography exhibit, and is running in several different cities. Brooklyn is one of them and tomorrow you can view this wall of photography and learn more about what you are viewing during a special Brooklyn Bridge Park walking tour! Read more below! Join United Photo Industries (UPI) […]

A Visit to Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Newest Pier 3 by Shyda Hoque

I still remember sitting on the Brooklyn Promenade 10 years ago looking at the abandoned piers and early stages of construction below wondering what the space would become.  I still can’t believe I have been able to live in Brooklyn for more than a decade and watch how the park has evolved into what it […]

Pier 3 is Officially Open in Brooklyn Bridge Park.

Over the last eight years, since Brooklyn Bridge Park opened Piers 1 and 6, we have been waiting for this expansive space to be fully recognized. As of July 10th we are a little bit closer, 90% completed! Pier 3, shown above in it’s “before” form, is now open and ready for the public to […]

Dining Al Fresco in Brooklyn.

We have had some lovely evenings the last couple of nights and it reminds us to take advantage of enjoying the outdoors not just during the daytime hours but also after the sun goes down. One of our favorite summer activities is eating dinner or sitting with a cocktail outdoors. While there are dozens of […]

Movies With A View Celebrates Female Directors!

We have been eager to hear about the film line-ups for each of our summer outdoor film series in Brooklyn and extra thrilled when we learned about the plan for Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Movies with a View series. They are celebrating women during their two month long screenings! The theme for this year’s 8-week-long film series […]

Photoville Opens Today!

The expansive and one-of-a-kind photography exhibit, Photoville, begins today at 4pm in Brooklyn Bridge Plaza.  They could not have asked for better weather for this event.  Peruse dozens of shipping containers through this Sunday or again next weekend until September 24th.  More info from their website is below. Photoville, an immersive photographic village of 55+ shipping […]

Celebrate the Holidays with Bargemusic.

A special Bargemusic performance on Christmas Eve will take place in Dumbo at 1 Water Street.  It is “a concert of Bach’s Goldberg variations” and what a lovely way to celebrate the night before Christmas listening to Bach with the lights of the city and bridge twinkling around you. Tickets are $75 for this event and […]

Open Runs Through Brooklyn Bridge Park.

 This has been going on for a while but we wanted to pass along the info in case some of you don’t already know about it. The New York Road Runners (NYRR) host a free evening run at Brooklyn Bridge Park, starting at Pier 6, every Tuesday night.  Now is a great time to start […]

Free Public Lectures on a Floating Lighthouse Tonight.

If you are looking for something to do tonight (before the debates of course!) we have got a very cool one-of-a-kind event for you!  The Nantucket Lightship, a historic floating light house docked at Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pier 6, is hosting a free public talk tonight aboard the ship at 6pm.  The topic?  The challenge […]