Memorial Day in Prospect Park
Monday, May 28, 2018
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
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Join the Prospect Park Alliance this Memorial Day for family-friendly activities at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, Lefferts Historic House and the 1912 Carousel.
- Prospect Park Audubon Center, Noon - 4:00 p.m., Free
Join Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Discovery Pack, Noon - 3:00 p.m.
The Prospect Park Alliance invites you to get inspired by nature with our Discovery Packs, a ready-to-go kits filled with nature activities for families.
Bird Nerd Game Hour, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Learn about birds and nature in this fun, mildly competitive hour of puzzles, Bingo, card games, and more!
Animal Encounter, 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Join Alliance Naturalists in learning more about the animals in the Audubon Center’s collection. This program starts promptly at 2 pm.
Nature on the Go!, 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
An Alliance Naturalist will lead children and families to areas near the Audubon Center, where you can learn about the nature that is all around us. This program leaves promptly at 3 pm.
- Annual Memorial Day Potato Planting, 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Lefferts Historic House, $3 suggested donation
Join Prospect Park Alliance at the Lefferts Historic House, and get a taste of what life was like on a Flatbush farm in spring. Join us in planting our annual potato crop, race against friends and family in organized potato sack races and take a tour of the Lefferts historic rooms.
- Carousel Rides, Noon - 5:00 p.m.
Children’s Corner, $2.50 per ride, $11.50 for a book of 5 tickets, free with Alliance Family Supporter membership
Celebrate the start of spring with a first ride of the year on the Park’s beloved 1912 carousel. Join the Alliance at the $150 level and your family (up to 4 people) will receive unlimited rides on the Carousel for a full year!