Photo by South Slope News [/blog/kids/bumps-bruises-brilliant-vehicles-at-the-2014-open-source-soap-box-derby] Looking for something to do with the whole family this week? There are a lot of great kid-friendly events coming up in Brooklyn, and we’ve selected some of our favorites. See the full details below! For more things to do around
Lakeside’s brand new boat and bike fleets have arrived and are being prepared for guests to enjoy Memorial Day Weekend through mid-October. Boats include pedal boats, double pedal boats, single kayaks and double kayaks. Guests will enjoy exploring the 55-acre Prospect Park Lake and its enchanting views and variety
Ready to roll? The ice has been removed from the rinks at the LeFrak Center at Lakeside [http://lakesidebrooklyn.com/] in Prospect Park [http://www.prospectpark.org/visit-the-park/places-to-go/lefrak-center-lakeside/] , and as of this weekend, it’ll be ready for roller skating! Just in time for the public school spring
Ready to roll? The ice [http://parkslopestoop.com/blog/news/a-peek-at-prospect-parks-lakeside-before-it-opens-this-friday] has been removed from the rinks at the LeFrak Center at Lakeside [http://www.lakesideprospectpark.com/] in Prospect Park [http://www.prospectpark.org/about/lakeside], and it’s ready for roller skating! Just in time for the public school
With the $74 million Lakeside [http://www.lakesideprospectpark.com/] project in Prospect Park set to open in just a few weeks [/blog/kids/prospect-parks-lakeside-to-open-before-christmas], the Prospect Park Alliance and the NYC Department of Parks & Recreation have announced prices, hours, and more details about the Samuel J. and Ethel LeFrak Center.
From hilarious teen angst to love and plastic surgery, there’s plenty to do around South Slope this weekend. These are our top picks: Thursday, January 17 It’s back! Come Cringe [http://freddysbar.com/events/631/cringe-is-an-international-craze-and-monthly-reading-series/] at Freddy’s (627 5th Ave) tonight, as brave souls read from
Confirming my suspicions [/blog/kids/roller-skate-rentals-this-friday-in-prospect-park] that all anyone does anymore is roller skate, Brooklyn Lyceum [http://brooklynlyceum.com/] wants you to (once again) come shake your groove thing. And given the number of roller opportunities this summer, we should all be pretty good at that by now. August 4th.
Piper Theatre’s production of Xanadu [http://pipertheatre.org/performances/xanadu/], perhaps the most campy disco musical ever to roller skate across Broadway [http://www.playbill.com/news/article/166455-Xanadu-Will-Get-Free-Outdoor-Staging-in-Brooklyn-Park] , opens its free summer run at Washington Park on July 5th (through 7/20). But the Olivia Newton-John-style festivities kick