News and Stories from Brooklyn Heights

Brooklyn Heights

This summer, a spacecraft named “Rosetta” will rendezvous with the comet Churyumov-Gerasimenko, having traveled 3.7 billion miles.

The Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival teams up with Northside Media Group and Open Space Alliance, announcing the festival's Final Day to be held in Williamsburg. Cyhi The Prynce joins the lineup!
Brooklyn Heights, Beyond South Brooklyn

The 2014 BHF is Wednesday, July 9th, through Saturday, July 12th. Festival events will occur throughout the course of the week at venues in and around Brooklyn.

A full list of free events and activities for summer 2014 in Brooklyn Bridge Park featured on The South Brooklyn Network.
Brooklyn Heights, Cobble Hill, DUMBO

The Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy (BBPC) and Brooklyn Bridge Park (BBP) have a full lineup of free events and activities for summer of 2014.

Syfy Movies With A View FREE! On the Harbor View Lawn of Pier 1 in Brooklyn Bridge Park throughout the summer
Brooklyn Heights

First Ever Outdoor Screening of Pop Culture Sensation Sharknado on Thursday, July 17 will Highlight Syfy Movies With A View in Brooklyn Bridge Park.

Brooklyn Bodega, producers of The Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival are proud to announce the headliners for the 10th Annual Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival happening July 9th-12th, under the Brooklyn Bridge in Brooklyn Bridge Park.
Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO, Beyond South Brooklyn

The Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival announces Headliners Raekwon, Jay Electronica and CJ Fly of Pro Era.

The Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy and Brooklyn Bridge Park announce May events including Celebrate Brooklyn! Bridge Dance Parties, Wednesday Night Tours series, a senior fitness class, and free skate sessions.
Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO

The Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy and Brooklyn Bridge Park announced a diverse and dynamic May 2014 programming schedule with an array of cultural, educational, and recreational events.
 

The Macy’s annual fireworks show will be set off from the Brooklyn Bridge and barges on the East River this year, the first time the bridge will be used since the 2008 125th Birthday Anniversary celebration.
Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO, Beyond South Brooklyn

After a five-year drought, the Macy’s annual fireworks show will be set off from the Brooklyn Bridge and barges on the East River this year, bringing the extravaganza back to the Brooklyn Heights Promenade and the bor

Brooklyn Bridge Park is recruiting 2014 volunteers
Brooklyn Heights

Volunteers assist all over Brooklyn Bridge Park and are critical to the success of the park and its programs.

In Pursuit of Freedom is a multifaceted public history initiative that explores the everyday heroes of Brooklyn’s anti-slavery movement in collaboration by the Brooklyn Historical Society, Weeksville Heritage Center & Irondale Ensemble.
Brooklyn Heights

In Pursuit of Freedom is a multifaceted public history initiative that explores the everyday heroes of Brooklyn’s anti-slavery movement.

The Gallery Players began The Peanut Gallery in the summer of 2005, a musical theater performance workshop for kids and teens. Early registration is now available for the 2014 summer camp.
Brooklyn Heights

The Gallery Players began The Peanut Gallery in the summer of 2005, a musical theater performance workshop for kids and teens. Taught by professional theater artists, The Peanut Gallery is devoted to Musical Theater.

Pages

Beyond Brooklyn

Horse Pull at the Middlefield Fair

When my friend Sarah Foley asked me to judge the photo contest at the Middlefield Fair, I immediately said yes. Not only did I want to see the types of photographs that would be entered, I really wanted to see the fair itself.