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Saturday, May 6 (See map view)

Children ages 3 to 10 are invited to paint the metal cut-out owls along the gate of the children’s playground.

11 am.

A new look at the renowned modernist artist and her self-crafted public persona.

11 am–6 pm.

Artist Jeremy Deller used the traditional life-model drawing class to stage a performative event with musician and personality Iggy Pop as model and subject. Come see the results!

11 am–6 pm.

Magical, visual, stimulating, and oftentimes funny, the story of young Olive and her grandmother is performed through beautiful puppetry, dance, and an original live music score inspired by melodies of bluegrass, Irish fiddle, and traditional lullabies. For ages 2-5.

11 am.

Join our expert Museum Educators on a dramatic journey through the building of New York’s subway system, the evolution of the City’s surface transportation, and our priceless collection of vintage subway and elevated cars dating back to 1904.

Noon to 1 pm.

Experiment, learn, and play together in the Discovery Garden. Hands-on stations throughout the garden’s meadow, woodland, and marsh habitats and in the vegetable garden encourage families to explore nature together. Create a nature-based craft, artwork, or invention with Discovery Garden docents. This is a drop-in program for families with children of all ages. All programs are outdoors and canceled in inclement weather. Check this webpage for updates. (no programs on 5/27 and 5/28)

1 pm to 3 pm.

Guest designers will be Lisa McFadden Millinery and San Jules Unique Art Creations with live music by Weusi Ensemble and DJ DesOne. Fashion show at 3 pm

1 pm to 6 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.

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.

The critically-acclaimed Ensemble for the Romantic Century presents a multi-media production illuminates the controversial story of the 1894 treason conviction of Captain Alfred Dreyfus, that had a decades-long reverberation in the political landscape of France and the rest of the world.

2 pm and 7:30 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 build and be challenged.

2 pm to 5:30 pm.

Some of today’s most innovative musicians and young artists celebrate the 30th anniversary of the music phenomenon with eight hours worth of fresh new music.

2–10 pm.

Join Prospect Park Alliance to learn how wool was used on a Flatbush farm. You can brush the wool with carding paddles, spin yarn using a drop spindle and even make a felt ball to take home with you.

2 pm to 4 pm.

Academy Award winner Diane Wiest stars in Samuel Beckett’s "Happy Days," a modern drama about buoyant resourcefulness and unassuming grace in the face of inevitable oblivion.

2 pm and 7:30 pm.

Meet and touch real, live sea creatures like starfish and sea urchins.

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm.

Bargemusic presents this gentle rocking series of family neighborhood concerts on the floating barge - the selections are chamber music, last only an hour and include a post-show question-and-answer session with the musicians. Doors open 15 minutes prior to concert. The program is announced at the performance. No reserved seating.

4 pm.

The BSO string players perform pieces by Dvorak, Shostakovich, and Mendelssohn.

5 pm.

Using hip-hop theater, compelling narrative, multimedia, dance, and testimony, this play explores the profound but often untold journeys that people take after release from prison.

7:30 pm.

A weekend of music, comedy, dance, and poetry to benefit the New York Civil Liberties Union. Tonight with Mike Cobb and the Crevulators, Mike Lemme, Pinky Swearz, The Serpentones, and more.

8 pm.

The Cuban saxophonist/percussionist/composer has been at the forefront of the Latin and Afro-Cuban jazz scene, both in New York City and nationally. Known equally for his improvisational artistry and his virtuosic compositions, his unique confluence of authentic Cuban roots music and jazz has, according to The New York Times, "helped redefine Latin Jazz as a complex new idiom."

8 pm.

The Cuban saxophonist/percussionist/composer has been at the forefront of the Latin and Afro-Cuban jazz scene, both in New York City and nationally. Known equally for his improvisational artistry and his virtuosic compositions, his unique confluence of authentic Cuban roots music and jazz has, according to The New York Times, "helped redefine Latin Jazz as a complex new idiom."

8 pm.

Natalie Douglas celebrates the music of of Nina Simone, Lena Horne, Abbey Lincoln, and Billie Holiday.

8 pm.

The Gallery Players closes its 50th season with a powerful musical about American families in the early 20th century.

8 pm.

Unhitch that overall strap, lace up your Docs, tie that flannel around your waist, and shake it to the best pop, rock, hip hop and R&B jams of the 90’s.

10 pm.

Come celebrate Coney Island burlesque queen Lefty Lucy’s homecoming after two years in New Orleans, with and catch a cast of some of Coney’s most beloved burlesquers for the Burlesque at the Beach opening weekend.

10 pm.

Amber Rollo hosts a stand-up show at this sexy speakeasy.

10 pm.

Sunday, May 7 (See map view)

New and used items.

9 am to 3 pm.

Children make inspired artwork. Learn about Kehinde Wiley, Titus Kaphar, Alma thomas and Ebony Patterson.

10 am to noon.

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.

Weekly programming offers families an opportunity to enjoy music together using educational cornerstones like literature or songwriting with kids.

11 am.

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