Herbert Von King Park

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Brooklyn's 'Daddy Children's Day' Event Celebrates Local Fathers

The fifth annual celebration at Herbert Von King Park features free food, games and music.

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7 Things to Do in Your Brooklyn Neighborhood This Memorial Day Weekend

From a celebration of cats in Bushwick to a free boxing lesson in Bed-Stuy, we've got you covered.

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See Rapper Biz Markie for Free at Von King Park this Summer

The hip-hop artist will perform with Masta Ace as part of the City Parks Foundation's SummerStage.

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Bed-Stuy Cultural Center Closed After City Finds Faulty Fire Alarm

Von King Cultural Arts Center has been shuttered, effective immediately, due to the alarm issue.

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Brooklyn Non-Profit Plans Park Improvements with Von King Conservancy

500 Men Making a Difference proposed a makeover to the Bed-Stuy park with the creation of a conservancy.

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Bed-Stuy Residents Rally Against Gun Violence

The rally was aimed at keeping teens away from guns.

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Bed-Stuy Pride Festival Challenges 'Hate and Police Violence'

The fourth annual Bed-Stuy Pride festival celebrates LGBT culture in Bed-Stuy.

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Anti-LGBT Fliers at Restoration Plaza Highlight 'Collision of Cultures'

The fliers popped up during a current exhibition at the Skylight Gallery.

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Organizers Plan Day of Silence For Victims of Bed-Stuy Gun Violence

"A Silent Day of Recognition" will honor people who have been killed by guns.

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Third Annual 'Bed-Stuy Pride' Honors LGBT Community

Hundreds of Brooklynites gathered in Herbert Von King Park for Bed-Stuy Pride.

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Volunteers Work to Give Bed-Stuy Community Center a New Sheen

500 Men Making A Difference sponsored an event to paint Herbert Von King Park's arts center.

New York City »

Summer Brings Tons of Free Music to NYC

DNAinfo New York has a list of some of the best free shows in the five boroughs this summer.

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Why Singer-Songwriter Martha Wainwright Calls Bed-Stuy Home

This member of folk-singing royalty prefers the spacious Brooklyn digs to a Manhattan shoebox.

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New Tom Hardy Film Shooting in Bedford-Stuyvesant Park

"Animal Rescue" stars Hardy, "Prometheus" star Noomi Rapace and Sopranos  star James Gandolfini.

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2-Year-Old Boy Shot in Bed-Stuy Park, Police Say

A young child and his father were wounded in Herbert Von King Park at Lafayette and Marcy avenues.