Things to Do in Brooklyn September 28 and 29

Photo Courtesy of Dumbo Arts Festival: Jane Kratochvil

This weekend is chock full of major annual events from the Transit Museum’s and Atlantic Antic Annual festivals to outdoor events. 

 

Transit Museum’s 19th Annual Bus Festival provides kids and adults the opportunity to explore nearly 20 vintage buses and surface vehicles from the Transit Museum’s collection as part of the 19th Annual Bus Festival. The Bus Festival will also  feature workshops and games for all ages led by transit experts and museum educators. Admission to the Museum will also be free, so so visitor can see more transit artifacts

Dates: Sunday, September 30. 11am – 5pm
Location: Atlantic Antic on Boerum Place between State Street and Atlantic Avenue
Admission: FREE

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Dumbo Arts Festival‘s kid-friendly Art Village, presented by the Children’s Museum of the Arts offers a wide-range of family art projects, free-form activities, media workshops, and exhibits themed around the DUMBO Waterfront.

Date: Friday, September 28th to Sunday, September 30th
Friday, September 28th – 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday, September 29th – 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Sunday, September 30th – 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Location: Spans the neighborhood of DUMBO, Brooklyn, between the Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges, including the waterfront.
Cost:    Free

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Atlantic Antic Street Festival - Celebrate new and old Antic traditions along 10 blocks of Atlantic Avenue with over 500 craft and food vendors, 100 local retailers and restaurants, and one block dedicated to kids.

Date: Sunday, September 30th from 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Information: www.atlanticave.org

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Introduction to Birdwatching – head to Prospect Park and  explore the Park’s natural areas and learn how to look for migrating birds.

Date: Saturday and Sunday, September 29 & 30 from 12:30 – 1pm

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Weekend Family Program at Brooklyn Bridge Park -  Kids can explore the many modes of transportation that we use from Egg Carton Vehicles to Subway System Activity

Date: September 29-30 from 12pm to 2pm and 4pm to 6pm
Location: Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 6 and Main Street

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Staff member Jarrod Annis delights littlest readers with some of their favorite songs and stories.

September 30,  2012  at 11:00 am

Location: 686 Fulton Street

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The Deedle Deedle Dees, in collaboration with PS 29 will close out the Carroll Park Summer Concert Series.

Date: Saturday, September 29, 2012

 

 

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