For some it may be hard to imagine a time when Prospect Park wasn't a beautiful green oasis in the midst of the borough.
The free family-friendly event takes place in the park this weekend with a spooky pathway curving through Lookout Hill.
Prospect Park is celebrating its 150th anniversary this year, and in honor of the occasion, the Prospect Park Alliance is offering a tour of one of special places in the park.
Today's Brooklyn doesn't look anything like it did during the American Revolution; where brownstones and a modern city now stand was once a battlefield.
Getting out onto the the water is a summertime ritual, as these vintage snaps of Brooklynites enjoying time out on the Lake in Prospect Park show.
A small valley in Prospect Park is alive with sound and movement -- the squeaking of thousands of whirling pinwheels installed as part of the Connective Project, a temporary art installation in the Rose Garden.
Prospect Park is in the midst of its 150th anniversary celebration, and the landmark year for the park will see planning for the restoration of the park's Rose Garden.
You don't have to leave the borough's borders to have a fun day on the farm this weekend.
Get ready to break out your best food, wine and dress for a worthy cause this June.
In celebration of the traditional day of springtime festivities we take a look at past May Day celebrations in Prospect Park