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Monday, Dec. 31 (See map view)

The exhibition portrays the life and work of the famous 1960s graphic artist MC Escher.

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 9 am–9 pm

Visitors marvel at homemade gingerbread houses made entirely of edible gingerbread, royal icing, and candy. The houses are drafted, designed, baked, planned, built and decorated by creator Jon Lovitch over the course of an entire year. GingerBread Lane has won the Guinness World Record for 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 for the largest gingerbread village.

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 9:30 am to 5 pm

In addition to the Escher works on display, the exhibition includes scientific experiments, play areas and educational resources that will help visitors of all ages to understand the impossible perspectives, disquieting images and seemingly irreconcilable universes which Escher combined to create a unique artistic dimension.

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 10 am to 7 pm

The new exhibit will amaze visitors as they journey through nine galleries breathtakingly eye-to-eye with sharks, rays and hundreds of species of ocean wildlife. As you explore the exhibit, the wondrous world deep below the ocean surface is revealed, whether it is in the Coral Reef Tunnel, The New York Bight or the dark and mysterious Hudson Canyon’s Edge with large sand tiger sharks, sandbar …

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 10 am

Join Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 1–4 pm

Join us at the Lefferts Historic House for the last week of the season and learn how to make a small woven patch to take home.

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 1 pm to 3 pm

Come to the inaugural “Winterfest,” a six week event that transforms the museum’s grounds into a wonderland, featuring winter activities, holiday shopping from local and international vendors, and cultural programs. Attractions include:

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 1 pm to 8 pm

Dance party featuring throwback tunes from the early 2000s spun by DJ Bengey.

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 8 pm

Adults-only bash featuring half-price beer and wine before midnight; a performance-art duel between the unofficial mayor of Coney Island, Dick Zigun, and the unofficial Queen of Coney Island, Bambi the Mermaid; a trek to watch the fireworks from the Riegelmann Boardwalk; and an outdoor fire-eating performance.

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 8 pm – 2 am

Weekly comedy open mic at a gay bar. Five minutes to work on your stuff.

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 8 pm

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 9 pm

Dive into a throwback of Manchester’s saddest sons with music from The Smiths and Morrissey in this New Year’s Eve tribute party.

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 9 pm

Masquerade ball with dancing, aerial and fire performances, and an all-night-long open bar.

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 9 pm – 1 am

27-hour-long dance party featuring four stages worth of underground artists — including Honey Dijon, Lee Burridge, and Tale of Us — and local food vendors.

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 9 pm

New Year’s Eve party featuring an open bar, passed canapés, live tunes from the Borough Boys band, and a champagne toast when the clock strikes midnight. Black tie optional.

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 9 pm – 4 am

Fireworks display over Coney Island Beach featuring live music on the Riegelmann Boardwalk until midnight.

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 9 pm – midnight

Sample the taps of the brewery’s open bar in its recently renovated taproom, where DJ Tekit Izi will spin tunes, pausing for a midnight toast with a previously unreleased "Ghost Bottle" from the brewery’s barrel-aging facility.

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 10 pm

Dance party with tunes from DJ Rich Medina, who will spin house, garage, and dance music. Featuring a complimentary champagne toast at midnight.

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 10 pm

Candlelit yoga class featuring live tunes from musician Nora Heilmann on the African kalimba and the Australian didgeridoo, a meditation session, and a post-class champagne toast.

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 10 pm – 12:30 am

Tribute concert to the British rock group starring the four-man Sons and Heirs band and opening act Gigantic, a Pixies tribute band. Also featuring a New Year’s Eve countdown with a complimentary champagne toast and DJ Ceremony spinning indie, British, and 1980s alternative hits for a post-midnight dance party.

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 10 pm

DJ-C spins his desk and there will be free champagne at midnight.

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 10 pm

Join with Borough President Eric Adams and Prospect Park Alliance for Brooklyn’s most spectacular New Year’s Eve Fireworks Celebration at Prospect Park’s iconic Grand Army Plaza. This free event includes live entertainment, followed by fireworks at the stroke of midnight.

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 10:30 pm to 12:30 am

This 39th annual family-friendly event — co-sponsored by the Prospect Park Alliance and Borough President Adams — will feature a fireworks display, hot cocoa, and live music by local band Quintessential Playlist.

When: Monday, Dec. 31, 10:30 pm – 12:30 am

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