Three big, family-friendly events will take place this weekend.
Brooklyn Half Marathon is this Saturday, May 19, and despite the almost 100% chance of rain, more than 27,500 runners are expected to race down from Prospect Park to Coney Island in the largest half-marathon in the United States.
On Sunday, rain or no rain, Fabulous Fifth on 5th Avenue in Park Slope between 10am and 6pm between Sterling and 12th Street.
A couple of hours later, Bay Fest will begin on Emmons Avenue in Sheepshead Bay between noon and 6pm:
Here’s hoping that the rains will stop for a chance to enjoy these wonderful celebrations in our neighborhoods.