The Tunnel to Towers 5K Run & Walk was created to honor the heroic life and death of Stephen Siller, a New York City firefighter (FDNY) who lost his life on September 11, 2001 after strapping on his gear and running through the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel to the Twin Towers.
Brooklynites from all over the world are using radical methods to reclaim public spaces and build community and at the BRIC House Stoop Series on Tuesday, September 27, 2016, we’ll hear how technology, art-making, gardening, and wellness initiatives are creating more powerful nei
Come and hear a discussion of the world of urban education at the BRIC House Stoop Series on Tuesday, September 20, 2016, through the lens of a middle school principal whose driving mission is to teach this country’s most disenfranchised and disadvantaged children.
THE ANNUAL ATLANTIC ANTIC™, the oldest and largest street festival in Brooklyn, New York, takes place rain or shine on Sunday, September 25, 2016, on Atlantic Avenue from the waterfront to downtown Brooklyn.
Governors Island National Monument transports you back to 1862 for the annual Civil War Weekend on August 13th and 14th, 2016, at Fort Jay on beautiful Governors Island, just a quick ferry ride from Brooklyn Bridge Park. There’s something for everyone -- Cannons! Muskets!