Celebrate Brooklyn!/Prospect Park Bandshell

Performing Arts Venue, Music Venue, and Concert Hall
Prospect Park West (at 9th St.), Brooklyn, NY 11215, United States
Hours:
None listed (See when people check in)

People tend to check in during these times:

  • Today
    • 7:00 PM–9:00 PM
  • Mon
    • None
  • Tue–Thu
    • 6:00 PM–10:00 PM
  • Fri
    • 6:00 PM–11:00 PM
  • Sat
    • 4:00 PM–11:00 PM
Credit Cards:
Yes

Check out our full season lineup at http://bricartsmedia.org/cb

9.3/10

Based on 466 votes

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Total Visitors
17,013
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    Carmen d.
    Home to some of the best free summer concerts in NYC!(2 Tips)
    John H.
    This is a great venue.. much better than Central Park SummerStage.(2 Tips)
    Joanna F.
    Bring a picnic and listen to great music outdoors all summer long.(6 Tips)
    Ray L.
    benefit shows in the summer(2 Tips)
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  • Ann R.

    The summer jams/concerts are the coolest!!

    Ann R. · 1 week ago
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  • Cristina

    Love this venue! Thank you NY for the free concerts. Come to enjoy!

    Cristina · August 31, 2014
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  • Mat M.

    Summer just isn't summer until I go to the free concerts here

    Mat M · August 14, 2014
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  • Fanny M.

    The space was good, loved the vibe and the sound, great god option too! Liked it better than Central Park concerts

    Fanny M · August 12, 2014
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  • Jeremy K.

    St. Vincent's rocked this here night. Thanks for sponsoring this.

    Jeremy Klachkin · August 10, 2014
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  • Rob T.

    Show up really early to get a seat for the free BRIC concerts.

    Rob Trautner · August 10, 2014
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  • Henry C.

    Be prepared to deal with a lack of organization and a lot of snotty families. Headphones required while you wait.

    Henry Casey · August 10, 2014
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  • Ahmed H.

    ............

    Ahmed Hamto · August 9, 2014
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  • Mealsy79

    Kes the band

    Mealsy79 · August 9, 2014
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  • Brooklyn Women Empowerment Group A.

    It was amazing

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  • Bill M.

    Love this place. Makes me feel lucky to live in walking distance!

    Bill Mc B · July 24, 2014
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  • Julia T.

    Great show

    Julia T. · July 18, 2014
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  • Staff Picks

    Get your tickets now to see the legendary alt-rock band Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds! Devendra Banhart & Nicole Atkins join the group for this Brooklyn set. Sat, 7/26, 7pm, $71.90. Read more

    Staff Picks · July 15, 2014
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  • Abbas M.

    Chill vibes

    Abbas Moosavi · July 3, 2014
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  • desmond

    Good show.

    desmond · July 1, 2014
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  • Ali R.

    Free concerts all summer long!

    Ali Rose · June 22, 2014
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  • John H.

    Lemme know if you're going to a show. I live about 2 blocks away. Come by and say hi.

    John Heath · June 21, 2014
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  • James G.

    Come early, have rain gear of some kind.

    James G · June 20, 2014
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  • Corey S.

    Sit outside the Bandshell and kick it!

    Corey Schneiderman · June 19, 2014
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  • Barbara R.

    Definitely become a Friend of Celebrate Brooklyn! for a more civilized experience.

    Barbara Rogers · June 18, 2014
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  • Celia A.

    Awesome venue for live music Sound is remarkable.

    Celia Alicata · June 18, 2014
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  • Brooklyn Women Empowerment Group A.

    Was here June 4

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  • Abbas M.

    Awesome place to lay out on the lawn and listen to great music

    Abbas Moosavi · June 12, 2014
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  • Denis L.

    Awesome!!!

    Denis Loyola · June 11, 2014
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  • Brooklyn Women Empowerment Group A.

    I would go again

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  • Nina R.

    Jack Johnson!!!

    Nina Rissmann · June 11, 2014
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  • IfeMichelle G.

    Everything about Celebrate Brooklyn

    IfeMichelle Gardin · June 10, 2014
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  • Marie A.

    Go early when gates open to avoid the line that extends outside of the park. Otherwise bring a blanket and snacks and lounge right outside of the event space, skipping said line.

    Marie Azcueta · June 5, 2014
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  • Brooklyn Women Empowerment Group A.

    Wonderful time today at Janelle concert

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  • Fitzcarl R.

    Awesome! Heard Ms. Thang do her thang!

    Fitzcarl Reid · June 5, 2014
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  • Fitzcarl R.

    Get here early, bring picnic, make ne2 friends, celebrate life!

    Fitzcarl Reid · June 5, 2014
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  • Markeisha G.

    Get here at least an hour and a half in advance if you want to see the concerts. The lines get really crazy.

    Markeisha Grant · June 5, 2014
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  • Darryl M.

    Celebrate Brooklyn is always a time for great fun and Prospect Park has so much to offer

    Darryl McKinney · June 4, 2014
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  • David T.

    Pack a picnic and arrive really early to snag a good blanket spot on the hill.

    David Taylor · June 1, 2014
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  • Lauren S.

    I saw Shaggy here last weekend and it was so much fun! Its the ideal date night as its free, early on in the night, and inspires dancing together. https://www.facebook.com/BonfireApp

    Lauren S · August 14, 2013
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  • Kate S.

    It was fantastic, great movie great music, I loved it!

    Kate Socha · August 12, 2013
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  • Jill C.

    Come early for a good seat. Or even better but a membership. Great benefits and you also get he warm fuzzies from supporting a great Brooklyn happening.

    Jill Cornell · August 11, 2013
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  • Tiff M.

    Shaggy was worth the trip, he was truly entertaining.

    Tiff Morales · August 10, 2013
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  • Eddie B.

    Fucking awesome!!!

    Eddie Bravo · August 4, 2013
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  • Ann-Sophie F.

    Get there early and remember to bring a blanket to sit on!

    Ann-Sophie Fjellø-Jensen · August 3, 2013
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  • Kirsten P.

    Be respectful of your other concert goers- be a people not a sheeple!

    Kirsten Power · August 3, 2013
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  • The Corcoran Group

    The setting is amazing, especially on a nice summer night. Bring a blanket, some food and some friends, and grab a seat on the lawn. Make sure to come very early, as the line to get in can be crazy!

    The Corcoran Group · August 1, 2013
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  • Nikki M M.

    This was such a great, beautiful venue to see a show (especially Robert Plant!)! So easy to get to, too.

    Nikki M Mascali · July 28, 2013
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  • Steven B.

    Free concerts all summer!

    Steven Benario · July 21, 2013
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  • Ernest B.

    Always great at Celebrate.... Even in the rain.

    Ernest Barteldes · July 13, 2013
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  • Jerome B.

    Yo La Tengo: poorly served by awful sound they deliver a lousy performance. Time for the main act

    Jerome B · July 11, 2013
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  • Time Out New York

    Celebrate Brooklyn! at Prospect Park Bandshell gets our vote for best park-based music series by rocking not only a virtuosic and varied lineup of acts, but also mouth-watering local Brooklyn food. Read more

    Time Out New York · July 11, 2013
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  • Jeff R.

    Great music last night. Good food concession & great beers. I enjoyed a blanket on the lawn with friends, and then had no problem finding a seat to watch the main act.

    Jeff Rosen · June 30, 2013
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  • Carolyn W.

    Get a friend pass for $50 - it lets you cut the long line all summer long!

    Carolyn Weiss · June 30, 2013
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  • Jill C.

    Bring an umbrella or a poncho. It's raining.

    Jill Cornell · June 29, 2013
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