Halloween-Themed Outdoor Flicks.

Many of you may think that the season of outdoor films is over but this is not the case. Some free outdoor films are still being screened and this one in Owls Head Park coming up on October 25th should be a good one.  The film is called Dead Snow (description below) and it begins […]

Brooklyn Runs for Prospect Park Alliance.

Going to Prospect Park over on a weekend day you will notice many number tagged joggers running 5Ks, which is once around the park, for one cause or another. Jogging in our expansive Brooklyn park is such a wonderful experience. It’s a lovely shaded path with lots of beautiful views along the route. A new […]

Good News for Kensington Stables.

A couple of years ago we learned that Kensington Stables had declared bankruptcy and the building was on the market. Residents of this area near Prospect Park were upset to hear this news. Not only were these stables a historic part of the community but they added charm to this section of Brooklyn. It’s so […]

Celebrate Brooklyn Tomorrow Night!

There is a big show happening tomorrow at Celebrate Brooklyn and it’s free free free! Solo artist Aimee Mann is playing along with Superchunk and John Coulton. Gates are at 6pm and show starts at 7pm but it’s going to be crowded so we’d suggest getting there earlier than 6pm if you want to get […]

Sunny Weekend Ahead!

Looks like we are finally getting some good beach weather starting on Friday and hopefully lasting through Saturday until the thunderstorms begin. It’s time to plan for a beach or park outing! Coney Island, the Rockaways, Jacob Riis and Fort Tilden are the go-to beaches for Brooklyners and we’ve visited beaches within 90 minute drive […]

Movie Under the Stars Line-Up.

About  a month ago, while we were waiting for it to feel like spring, we were fantasizing about mid-May. Today, which is a chilly and gray day, we’re looking further ahead as we have realized that this spring is not going to give us consistently warm weather. So, let’s think of the summer! What do […]

Photos from the Fun Run.

There was a huge turnout for the Brooklyn public school fundraiser, the Fun Run. Parents and families raised over $20,000 to be split amongst their PTAs. Even thought the forecast called for rain, folks came out to run walk, bike and scoot the entire circle of Prospect Park Saturday morning and we were there also […]

Brooklyn Public School 5K is this Saturday.

The 11th Annual Fun Run will take place on Saturday, May 12th. Registration begins at 9am and the run will commence at 10am. If you have a child in a Brooklyn public school or just want to support your local PTA, this is a great way to give back! It’s a very relaxed event. Families […]

A Sunny Weekend Ahead!

It’s the second week of April and we have been checking our 5 day forecast everyday waiting for a spring-like day and we finally see something happening on the horizon! The weekend is looking like it will get into the mid 60s. We know that these predictions can change but after walking around in 40 […]

Prospect Park Goes Completely Car-Free by Arthur Mallet

The Department of Transportation has kicked off 2018 with a monumental change to Brooklyn’s backyard, Prospect Park. From now on the Park will be completely car free, Curbed reports. DOT commissioner Polly Trottenberg announced the change, stating “cyclists, joggers and pedestrians, young and old, will be able to rejoice year-round in a safer and quieter park”. […]