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Summer Stoop: A Celebration of Brooklyn’s Stoop Culture

Sunday, July 28, 2013

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.

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Bring your friends, get out of the house, and come visit the "stoep" of New York City’s oldest house. Featuring games that have brought neighborhoods together for ages, Summer Stoop is a FREE afternoon event celebrating street and stoop life in Brooklyn, past and present. Get ready to play dominoes, Scrabble, hopscotch, chess, and more. Need to let out a little steam? Young and old alike will enjoy potato sack races, lawn bowling, and table tennis. Try your hand at colonial games like graces, nine pins and hoops. Gather around as storyteller Robin Bady spins tales about Brooklyn's colorful past. Local steel drum musicians will entertain and hot dogs, homemade lavender lemonade, and other treats will be available for purchase. Don’t forget to take a specially themed tour of New York’s oldest house to learn even more about stoop culture in early America.

Location

Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park
5816 Clarendon Road
Brooklyn
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum

Contact Number

(718) 629-5400

Contact Email

education@wyckoffassociation.org

Categories

Concerts, Festivals, Games, History, Kids, Sports, Free Summer Concerts, Food

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Fidler-Wyckoff House Park Weather

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    Partly Sunny
    50°F
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    Sunny
    63°F
  • Sun
    Sunny
    57°F
  • Mon
    Mostly Sunny
    60°F

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