Brooklyn residents love Prospect Park, and with good reason: green spaces, curved walkways, summer concerts, vivid foliage in autumn, and an all-season skating rink make it a year-round getaway. Read more
During warmer months, a picnic on the Long Meadow can’t be beat, but until then, grab a cup of hot cider at the Grand Army Plaza Greenmarket (Sat 8am–4pm) and explore the secluded nooks in this park. Read more
Prospect Park is perfect for taking a jog & flopping out with a good book. And the fact that it's way less crowded than Central Park is a major bonus when we need a slice of green space to ourselves. Read more
Disembark at the 15th St–Prospect Park F or G stop for easy access to the public barbecues nearby; or just pack your blanket and some ready-to-eat snacks and make for the gently sloping pasture. Read more
It’s a bit less refined than its sister Central Park (both designed by Frederick Law Olmsted & Calvert Vaux in the 1860s) but that just makes it all the better for nature-laden runs or long walks. Read more
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