Special Event
Independence Day in Prospect Park
This event is now closed.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance this Independence Day for family-friendly activities at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, Lefferts Historic House and the 1912 Carousel.

​Lefferts Historic House, 1–4 pm
Children's Corner, $3 suggested donation
Celebrate America's birthday and one of the greatest documents ever written. Look extra patriotic as you make yourself a plumed hat to wear while signing your own "John Hancock" on a reproduction of the Declaration of Independence.

Carousel, 12–6 pm
Children’s Corner, $2 per ride, $9 for a book of 5 tickets, free with Alliance Family Plus membership
Celebrate the holiday with a ride on the Park’s beloved 1912 carousel. Join the Alliance with a Family Plus membership and your family (up to 4 people) will receive unlimited rides on the Carousel for a full year!

Nature Exploration, 12–4 pm
Prospect Park Audubon Center, Free

Discovery Pack, 12–3 pm: The Prospect Park Alliance invites you to get inspired by nature with our new Discovery Packs, a ready-to-go kits filled with nature activities for families.

Bird Nerds Game Hour, 1–2 pm: Test your knowledge of birds in this fun, mildly competitive hour of puzzles, Bingo, card games, and more!

Nature on the Go!, 2–3 pm: 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 and participate in a Citizen Science project.
July 4, 2016 - July 4, 2016
Midwood Street at Flatbush Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11225
Nearest Subways
B,Q,FS at Prospect Park
B,Q at Parkside Av
2,5 at Winthrop St
2,5 at Sterling St
B,Q at Church Av
K-55-8 Grade