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“Winter Jam NYC” Comes to Brooklyn’s Prospect Park!

Tuesday, January 25th, 2011

On Saturday, February 5th from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. the NYC Department of Parks in partnership with the Prospect Park Alliance & Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA), will host “Winter Jam NYC” the annual winter sports festival in the Nethermead in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park. Winter Jam NYC is a free annual winter sports festival that encourages New Yorkers to get out and enjoy the outdoors in the colder months!

Activities include snowboarding, cross-country skiing, sledding and a “Learn To” area where free equipment and lessons for all ages will be provided.  Activities will also be provided by the NY Rangers and NY Knicks. Registration is required to participate in some of the activities. Local green market vendors sample their goods in a heated hut.  There will be live entertainment and more.  For further information about “Winter Jam NYC” visit

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Saturday, February 5, 2011
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
The Nethermead in Prospect Park
Entrance at Ocean Avenue & Lincoln Road
Brooklyn, NY

Snow, rain