Fun Festivals in Brooklyn in July

Fun Festivals in Brooklyn in July

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Gather the family and head to a fun festival in Brooklyn this July! From cultural activities to the arts and more there's plenty of fun to be had this month!

Flatbush Avenue Street Fair FREE
WHEN: Sunday, Jul. 1, 12-6pm
WHERE: Flatbush Avenue , Flatbush Ave. between Parkside Ave. and Cortelyou Rd., Flatbush, NY
WHAT: Head to Flatbush Avenue for a lively neighborhood festival featuring music, delicious food, carnival rides & the NYPD climbing wall, raffles, and lots of shopping. Rain or shine!

The 15th Annual New York Musical Festival
WHEN: Jul. 9 - Aug. 5, daily, see website for times
WHERE: Various locations, Theater District, Times Square, NY
AGES: 5 and older
WHAT: The New York Musical Festival showcases the best new musicals and musical theater talent. This year's festival has some family-friendly shows, including Between the Sea and the Sky; Pedro Pan; What’s Your Wish?; and The Gunfighter Meets His Match.
WANT TO GO? $31.75 and up. 212-664-0979.

The New York City Poetry Festival FREE
WHEN: Jul. 28 - 29, Saturday-Sunday, 11am-6pm
WHERE: Governors Island, Ferries leave from Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6 and 10 South St., Manhattan, New York Harbor , NY
WHAT: The festival invites poetry organizations and collectives of all shapes and sizes to bring their unique formats, aesthetics, and personalities to the festival grounds, which are ringed with a collection of beautiful Victorian houses and tucked beneath the wide, green canopies of dozens of century old trees.
WANT TO GO? 212-440-2200.

Brooklyn Roots Festival FREE
WHEN: Sunday, Jul. 29, 1-7pm
WHERE: Lefferts Historic House, 452 Flatbush Ave., Flatbush, NY
WHAT: This day-long event celebrates Brooklyn’s diverse traditional art forms through a lively, family-friendly afternoon of performances, workshops, interactive kids activities, and more.
WANT TO GO? 718-789-2822.

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