Top 10 Things to Do in Brooklyn This Fall

Make the most of the season with these essential must-do, must-see fall experiences.

Updated: August 13, 2004

The Top 10

Cafe Steinhof

422 7th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11215

A fine selection of German beers makes this restaurant the ideal place to lift your tankard for Oktoberfest.

Brooklyn Social

335 Smith St, Brooklyn, NY 11231

As temperatures cool, exchange casual summer clothes for natty Rat Pack-retro wear while drinking martinis at this former member's-only bar.


376 9th St, Brooklyn, NY 11215

Park Slope's jazz club celebrates Thelonius Monk's birthday October 10, but its Wednesdsay night series features new sounds all fall.

BAM Rose Cinemas

30 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217

Brooklyn's home for repertory film delivers a cinema slam in October, a muppet festival in November and a Visconti retrospective in December.

Brooklyn Botanic Garden

1000 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11225

Enjoy not only the stunning spectacle of countless deciduous trees changing color but also flowers in bloom year-round.

Brooklyn Academy Of Music

651 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY 11217

With performances from Robert Wilson, David Gordon and Cheek by Jowl, BAM's Next Wave Festival says Broadway be damned.

More Fall Favorites

Prospect Park

Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11226

Three Kings Llc

125 5th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217