Photograph: Marielle Solan
Not yet rated
Time Out says
Mon May 7 2012
This Brooklyn park straddles the two hipster-fied nabes of Greenpoint and Williamsburg but continues to be a family favorite, too. There are baseball, football and soccer fields, dog runs, a track, tennis courts, a skate park and more. Stop by on select summer nights for outdoor film screenings, food trucks and music, or a romp in the playground at Lorimer Street and Driggs Ave. And as of 2013, the park has also transformed into a winter destination, now that the ever-popular McCarren Park Pool operates as an ice rink during the colder months.
McCarren Park Bayard St to Nassau Ave
What's on at McCarren Park
Food & drink, Things to Do
Can't make it to a real pumpkin patch? No worries: At this annual Brooklyn event, kids can pluck pumpkins from a man-made "patch" and then decorate their gourds in spooky styles. Before helping your babe carry his find home, stick around to enjoy yummy...