Top Ten Events in Brooklyn

Enjoy a fabulous fall weekend with park activities, celebrating Hispanic Heritage month and some pre-Halloween festivities. The Brooklyn Mamas rounds up the Top 10 family events for you this weekend.

It’s My Park Day
October 8, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Fort Greene Park Visitor Center
Families will come together as a community to participate in keeping the park clean. See more at It’s My Park Day.

Hispanic Heritage Street Fair
October 8, 10:00 a.m.
Brooklyn Music School Playhouse, Fort Greene
Come enjoy Hispanic heritage month with live performances, food, arts and crafts and vendors. See more at Hispanic Heritage Street Fair.

Pumpkin Day
October 8, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
McCarren Park, Williamsburg
Pick a pumpkin, decorate it with friends, all while enjoying live music in the park! See more information at Pumpkin Day

Cultural Connections Workshop: Latin Layers

October 8, 2:30 p.m.
Brooklyn Children’s Museum, Crown Heights All kids will love celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month by making their very own Central and South American clothing to take home. Get all the information at Latin Layers.

Family Disco Night
October 8, 5:45 p.m.
The Moxie Spot, Park Slope
Shake your groove thang and your diaper too at this great family dance party. See details at Family Disco Night.

Weekend Family Program: Science
October 8 & October 9, 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. & 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Brooklyn Bridge Park, Main Street and Pier 1
Enjoy all of the natural wonders of the park with various scientific projects on the environment. Check it all out at Family Science Program.

Dig It!
October 8 & October 9, 1:30 p.m.
New York Transit Museum, Brooklyn Heights
Kids ages 4 and up will love to dig up artifacts from the days of subway tunnel construction.
Get all the information at Dig It!

Baby Storytime
October 9, 11:00 a.m.
Greenlight Bookstore, Fort Greene
Kids ages 3 and under are invited to engage with children’s performers stores, songs and interactive play. See performer details at Baby Storytime.

Discover Tour
October 9, 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Prospect Park
A park naturalist will introduce families to all the parks wonderful wildlife. See details at Discover Tour.

Non Fiction for Kids
October 9, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Powerhouse Arena, DUMBO
Kids will love a triple reading about Subway Trains, Heroic Dogs, and Science Experiments. Get all the information at Powerhouse Arena.

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