VISITOR INFO - BOATING

Welcome to the Samuel J. and Ethel LeFrak Center at Lakeside Prospect Park.  Lakeside is the largest and most ambitious project in Prospect Park since its creation nearly 150 years ago. Spanning 26 acres, this $74 million restoration by the Prospect Park Alliance transformed the southeast corner of the Park into a popular scenic and recreational destination. 

 

Lakeside offers year-round seasonal activities, dining, and special events. From ice skating on our two outdoor winter rinks to cooling off in our summer Splash Pad to exploring the Park on boats and bikes, Lakeside is Brooklyn’s premier recreational destination. Bluestone Lakeside Cafe offers indoor and outdoor seating set against a panoramic view of Lakeside’s rinks and Prospect Park Lake.  Bluestone features a distinctive menu with a full spectrum of dining options, from light bites to hearty and healthy chef-inspired sandwiches and desserts.

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HOURS


March 26 – June 23, 2017
MONDAY – SUNDAY: 
11:00 AM – Sunset

June 24 – September 4, 2017
MONDAY – SUNDAY: 9:00 AM – Sunset

September 5 – September 29, 2017
MONDAY – FRIDAY: 11:00 AM – Sunset

September 30 – October 23, 2017
FRIDAY – SUNDAY: 11:00 AM – Sunset

Last boat rental goes out 2 hours prior to sunset
Weather permitting 50 degrees and dry
A valid government ID is required for all rentals

PRICING

 

BOAT HOUR HALF-DAY FULL-DAY
Single Pedal Boat
(2 person plus one lap child capacity)
$25
Double Pedal Boat
(4 person plus one lap child capacity)
$35
Single Kayak
(1 person)
$15 $30 $40
Double Kayak
(2 people)
$25 $35 $45