Thursday, May 22, 2008

125th Anniversary of the Brooklyn Bridge

(image courtesy of NY Daily News)

This Weekend isn't only Memorial Day Weeekend, it's also the 125th Anniversary o the Brooklyn Bridge. The Festivities begin tonight, Thursday May 22, at Empire Fulton Ferry State Park. Doors open at 6pm and a concert will begin at 7:45pm with the Brooklyn Philharmonic. Concert will include special guest performances including the legendary Marvin Hamlisch, followed by a Grucci Fireworks display. The Bridge will also be illuminated from 9pm to 11pm for the weekend. For more information regarding the rest of the weekends activites, please see links below.

NYC Brooklyn Bridge 125th Anniversary
NY Daily News Brooklyn Bridge 125th Anniversary Celabration

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