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Gowanus Grove

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388-400 Carroll St., Brooklyn, NY 11231 40.678035 -73.989659
nr. Bond St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
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  • Scene: Bar Food, Outdoor Area, Smoking Area, View, Waterfront

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Nearby Subway Stops

F, G at Carroll St.; R at Union St.

Payment Methods

Cash Only


This venue is closed.

Formerly BKLYN Yard, as long as the weather permits this outdoor space on the banks of the Gowanus Canal holds the crown for best near-river-front-party in industrial Brooklyn. Set in a sizable lot shaded by water-towered warehouse facades, the locale offers a veritable fresh-air fantasy spot between the stuffy enclosures of neighboring Park Slope and Carroll Gardens; a thin fence separates green grass and gravel from the bridge-dotted, surprisingly odorless(!) canal. The flip-flop oasis is decidedly local, easy-going, and stroller-friendly as nearby foragers and their progeny file in each weekend for a nominal fee to catch attractions ranging from beat-heavy vinyl sets to film screenings, live comedy, and everything else fit for a concrete dance floor and a tented stage.

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