Join us this fall as we celebrate the changing of the seasons at the Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy’s annual Harvest Festival! Don’t miss our kick-off procession, arts and crafts, storytelling, lawn games and more—including our signature pumpkin patch. Click here for the event map, or scroll down!
Partners this year include BAM, Billion Oyster Project, Brooklyn Book Bodega, Brooklyn Public Library, Drag Queen Story Hour, Fantasy Arts by Sharon, Grow NYC, North American Indigenous Center of New York, NYC DEP, Private Picassos, Trailblazers, and the YMCA! Enjoy food and coffee by Flux Coffee Roasters and Sweetly Brooklyn, live music performances by Brooklyn Contra and Stoop Kidz, face painting by Fantasy Arts by Sharon, live entertainment by Brianna Stiltwalker, Matt Magic, and DJ Likwuid, and more. Thanks to media sponsor Park Slope Parents, who will be on-site with bubbles, crafts, and colorful paints! Special thanks to our Presenting Sponsor, Sugar In the Raw.
Harvest Festival Schedule of Events
- 11:30 AM: Stoop Kidz Brass Band: Join the Welcome Parade and follow the procession to a concert at the stage
- 11:30 AM – 3:30 PM: Face Painting available by Fantasy Arts by Sharon for $5
- 12:00 PM: Join for Brooklyn Public Library Storytime. Then be sure to visit their table to get paired with a personalized book list to take home, as part of their BookMatch program!
- 1:00 PM: Join for Drag Queen Story Hour. This storytelling program is designed for children ages 3-8. Join for picture books and singing songs together!
- 1:30 PM: Brooklyn Contra: Join the parade for community dance at the stage
- 3:00 PM: Dance Party with DJ Likwuid
+ Arts & Activity Stations with Our Partners
+ Lawn Games with YMCA
+ Pumpkin Patch & Decorating
+ Live Animal Station by Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy Educators
+ Coffee, cider, and pastries for purchase by Flux Coffee Roaster and Sweetly Brooklyn
+ Book Giveaway by Brooklyn Book Bodega
+ Enter the Raffle! Collect stamps on your passport from different stations around the Pier. Once you have six, visit the Welcome Tent to fill out a raffle ticket! Have the chance to win four tickets to a movie matinee or live performance of your choice during the BAMkids Series. BAMkids inspires young audiences with a delightful and diverse lineup of performances for kids ages 2-11.
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