c. Clint Spaulding

Fundraising Events

ýapp holds several fundraising events each year, which provide an opportunity to enjoy a festive evening in Prospect Park while contributing to the ongoing care and future preservation of the park.

Show your support for Brooklyn’s Backyard by attending a fundraising event, bidding in an auction, orsponsoring an event.

Interested in more exclusive experiences in Prospect Park? Prospect Partners earn inside access to the park, Alliance experts, and other Brooklyn institutions in a year-round schedule of events.Learn more about becoming a Prospect Partner.

2024 Prospect Park Soiree

Brooklyn’s most magical gathering—the Prospect Park Soiree on Saturday, June 22, 2024! We provide the entertainment and breathtaking setting, you gather with thousands of friends and neighbors to enjoy an evening under the stars in Prospect Park.

2024 Prospect Park Gala

Save the date for the ýapp Gala on Thursday, September 26, at the Prospect Park Carousel. At this celebratory cocktail party, guests will enjoy dinner with whimsical food to match our venue, local art and music, and unlimited rides on our 1912 Carousel. Plus, enjoy our Gala After Party,with desserts, drinksand dancing.

Crowd Dancing-Soiree 2021

Gallery: 2023 Prospect Park Soiree

Prospect Park Soiree took place on Saturday, June 24, 2023!View the photos from Brooklyn’s most magical gathering with thousands of friends and neighbors under the stars in Prospect Park.

Gallery: 2023 ýapp Gala

ýapp Gala took place on September 28, 2023—view photos from the festive night in Brooklyn’s Backyard featuring honorees, supporters, community members, and musicians and artists who have made Prospect Park their stage.