#OptOutside at Prospect Park

Fri Nov 29, 2019
12:00pm to 4:00pm Eastern
All ages

On Friday, November 29 and Saturday, November 30, skip the lines, noise, and frustration of holiday shopping and spend the day taking care of the great outdoors and learning about our environment.

Discovery Pack, 12–3 pm: The Prospect Park Alliance invites you to get inspired by nature with our Discovery Packs, ready-to-go kits filled with nature activities for families.

Nature's Helpers, 1-2 pm: Help Alliance naturalists keep our corner of the park clean and healthy by removing litter around the lakeside. Materials are provided and all ages are welcome.

Animal Encounter, 2-3 pm: Join Alliance Naturalists in learning more about the animals in the Audubon Center’s collection. This program starts promptly at 2 pm.

Winter Bird Walk, 3-4 pm: An Alliance Naturalist will lead guests through Prospect Park to see which birds are still around and discuss how they survive during the cold winter months. This program leaves promptly at 3 pm.


Lefferts Historic House
Historic Games
Friday, November 29 , 1-3pm
Visit the Lefferts Historic House and learn to play historic card and dice games. While you’re here make a Nine-man Morris game board to take home.

** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.
** Please keep your family and others safe by wearing masks and social distancing. If an activity appears too crowded, try using the "nearby" search feature on our activity calendar to find something else to do.
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Riverside Park South - 10:30 AM Pick
Kusama: Cosmic Nature
The New York Botanical Garden - 10:00 AM Pick
Eid Charity Boxes
Children's Museum of Manhattan - various times Pick
Mixed Play
Lidia's Play Cafe - 9:00 AM
No School Circus Camp
Aerial Haven - 9:00 AM
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides