DUMBO comes alive with a three-day celebration of art on the waterfront. The festival, which showcases over 400 artists, is set along Brooklyn's picturesque downtown area. It will take place on Friday, Sept. 26, Saturday, Sept. 27, and Sunday, Sept. 28. The official Festival hours are Friday 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm, Saturday 12:00 pm to 9:00 pm, and Sunday 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Enjoy art indoors -- in studios -- or check out what's happening right on the streets as artists, dancers, and poets perform around the neighborhood.
Photo Credit: Tom Fruin
The NYRR Five-Borough Series showcases our renewed commitment to the individuals and communities in each borough. More than just five races, the Five-Borough Series - the NYC Half, the Brooklyn Half, the Queens 10K, the Bronx 10-Mile, and the Staten Island Half - is a celebration of what makes each borough unique, inspiring, and an amazing place to get out and get moving.
The 2014 Bronx 10-Mile is part of NYRR's Five-Borough Series: Run New York. Five Boroughs. One City.
Entry fees required.
Miles 1-4: Start on the Grand Concourse between McClellan Street and 166th Street and head north. Just before the four-mile mark, turn left onto Mosholu Parkway.
Mile 5: Turn left onto Paul Avenue and make a clockwise circuit of Harris Field.
Mile 6: Retrace your steps on Paul Avenue back to Mosholu Parkway and do a quick out-and-back, turning around just before the 10K mark, and then turn left onto the Grand Concourse.
Miles 7-10: Run back along the Grand Concourse, finishing where you started between McClellan Street and 166th Street.
Meet the makers and learn from the past to present how Breukelen does it best!
This day-long extravaganza of local-making and creativity, turns the traditional harvest festival on its ear and hosts an array of games, crafts, food, music, demonstrations, and family friendly workshops led by Brooklyn based participants. Learn from the past to present how Breukelen does it best!
Activities will include:
•Colonial and traditional homemade carnival games
•Children’s improv comedy class with Janae Laster
•Yoga with Vegan Pecan
•Storytelling and poetry with Aziza Kinteh
•Featured performance with women’s drum and dance collective ‘Sistah’s Laying Down Hands’!
•Embroidery circle with Lisa Sikorski and the (faux)H
•Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s NYC Compost Project
•Makers Photo Booth
•Music by DJ Lovely
•Hot dogs, popcorn, cotton candy, and farm treats
•House tours of NYC’s oldest house
Photo Credit: Melissa Branfman