Prospect Park Bandshell - Brooklyn, NY

The Prospect Park Bandshell is an outdoor, live entertainment venue in Brooklyn, New York’s Prospect Park. It is home to the BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival, which has brought live music from world-renowned artists and summer fun to Brooklyn for nearly 40 years.

Outside beverages, professional cameras and video or audio recording devices are not permitted at the Bandshell. Food and picnics are welcome. All scheduled events are held rain or shine. There are generally 2,000 chairs and the lawn area that can accommodate approximately 5,000 people, however seating options vary depending upon each event. All seats and lawn areas are first come, first serve.

In the years since the first ever Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival in 1979, the Prospect Park Bandshell has become one of the best outdoor venues and live concert destinations in Brooklyn. Nearby attractions include the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, the Prospect Park Zoo and countless bars and restaurants within walking distance.
Useful Event Info
Venue Address:
95 Prospect Park West, Brooklyn, NY
History & Traditions:
Capacity:
7,000
Date/Year Built/Opened:
1939