Big Picnic 2019

You and your family will love games, crafts, live entertainment, food, and more at the second annual BIG PICNIC at Snug Harbor!  Bring your picnic basket and a blanket on June 15, 2019 from 12-4 PM.

Your ticket will get you access to the main event, plus entry to all your favorite museums, galleries, and gardens during their normal operating hours. The Big Picnic is presented in partnership with Art Lab, the Noble Maritime Collection, Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden, the Staten Island Children’s Museum, and the Staten Island Museum.

WHERE: Gazebo Lawn
ADMISSION: $5 in advance | $8 at the door | Groups of 8 or more are encouraged to register in advance

Art Lab Activities Tent
Children’s Art Table – 12-4 PM
Ancient Techniques with Reda – 12:30-1:15 PM
Watercolor Demo with Reda – 1:30-2:15 PM
Outdoor photography with Eric– 2:30-3:30 PM – Meet at the Tent and we will walk to the NY Scholar’s Garden. This walk is for adults and teens.

Merfolk Crowns & Sea Creature Magnets with The Noble Maritime Collection – 12-4 PM
Sneak Peekery with Staten Island Museum – 12-4 PM
Mickalene Thomas Art Studio with Staten Island Children’s Museum– 12-4 PM
Imagination Playground with Staten Island Children’s Museum – 12-4 PM
Face Painting with Julia & Friends – 12-3:30 PM
Lawn Games | Hula hoops & Bubbles | Sack races at 1:30 PM, 2:30 PM and 3:30 PM

Hosted by DJ Nazz Radiance & DJ Nutmeg
Sea Shanties with Bob Wright & The Noble Maritime Collection – 12 PM
Welcoming Remarks – 12:30 PM
HONK NYC! – 12:45 PM
DJ set with Nazz Radiance & DJ Nutmeg – 1:45 PM
Wonderspark Puppets, The Case of the Missing Cookies, or Who Stole the Cookies from the Cookie Jar – 2 PM
Drag Queen Story Hour with the Staten Island Children’s Museum – 2 PM (Located at the Allee)
DJ set with Nazz Radiance & DJ Nutmeg – 2:30 PM
FALSA (Sufi music ensemble) – 3 PM

On Gazebo Road from 12 – 4 PM
Pastry Lovers Choice
Shorty’s Roti Shop
Mi Armadillo Grande
Lebanese Eatery

Special thanks to the Staten Island Museum for organizing the Food Court

Stop by the Giveaway Tent to get fun gifts, including Big Picnic water bottles, pens, and pinwheels. Available while supplies last.

Your wristband gets you entry into all museums & attractions between 10-5 PM today. Visit Art Lab, The Noble Maritime Collection, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, New York Chinese Scholar’s Garden, Staten Island Children’s Museum, & Staten Island Museum. Grab a map and go!