|Manhattan Beach, Brooklyn–-via wikipedia|
|The Celebrate Brooklyn Festival runs through mid-August–credit|
Weekday customers who spend $10 or more at IKEA will receive an immediate $5 credit on their purchase when they present their New York Water Taxi ticket.Children 12 and
under ride free.
Manhattan Beach —Oriental Blvd. between Ocean Ave. and Mackenzie StreetUnlike Coney Island and Brighton Beaches, Manhattan Beach is a little out of the way (as far as mass transit trains go). Complete with benches and barbeques, it’s the ideal place to picnic and grill your favorite fare, lounge on the sand, and cool off in the ocean.
But if you’re the active type,vthere are playgrounds (for the children), two large baseball diamonds on its
eastern border, as well as tennis, volleyball, basketball, and handball courts for the young and young at heart, making this beach the ultimate city getaway without leaving the city.
|The stunning views from Brooklyn Bridge Park–-photo via Brooklyn Bridge Park|
day of throwing polyurethane balls at unsuspecting pins while the brutal heat wilts the less fortunates who decided to brave the summer elements.
|Escape the heat and humidity at Brooklyn Bowl--via Brooklyn Bowl|
Cost: Weekday rate is $20 per lane, per half hour. Weekend rate is $25 per lane, per half hour. Sunday special is only $20 per half hour. Sunday Night Special: Mention “Sunday Night Special” to receive 50 percent off any lane starting after 8 p.m.
food and drink selections sure to satisfy.