TAKE IT TO THE BRIDGE
The Brooklyn Bridge is a symbol of optimism, engineering ingenuity, and . . . gullibility. And have we got a bargain for you! To honor the old gal’s 125th, a number of festivals and celebrations are happening around town, and we’d like to mention a couple. BAM is sponsoring a free screening of Ken Burns’s 1981 documentary, Brooklyn Bridge—the tickets are first-come, first-served, so get ’em while they’re hot! Also, for you more active types, NYC Discovery Walking Tours is hosting a stroll along its length—with a history lesson attached—through Brooklyn Heights and Plymouth Church, and eventually ending at the Promenade. Walking tour at 2 and 5, and Sunday at 2.
Sat., May 24, 4:30 p.m., 2008
Get the ICYMI: Today's Top Stories Newsletter Our daily newsletter delivers quick clicks to keep you in the know
Catch up on the day's news and stay informed with our daily digest of the most popular news, music, food and arts stories in New York, delivered to your inbox.