Zlatne Uste Golden Festival - January 12-13, 2018 in Brooklyn, NY

Getting There and Where to Stay and Eat


The Grand Prospect Hall
263 Prospect Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11215
(718) 788-0777

Directions by Subway

The closest subway is the R at Prospect Avenue. Click here to view R line route map (IMPORTANT: SEE BELOW)
The hall is within walking distance of the F and G trains either at the 4th Ave – 9th Street Station or the 7th Ave – Park Slope Station. (IMPORTANT: SEE BELOW)

NOTE: Service disruption this weekend on outbound R and F trains to Golden Festival! http://web.mta.info/weekender/

 Trains outbound to Prospect Ave run express from Atlantic Av-Barclays Ctr to 59 St, Brooklyn

9:45 PM Fri to 5 AM Mon, Jan 12 – 15 Trains stop at 36 St.
For service to Prospect Av, take the  to 36 St and transfer to a local Manhattan-bound  or .
 Coney Island-bound trains skip Union St, 4 Av-9 St, Prospect Av, and 25 St  Stations
 Service is rerouted in Manhattan and Brooklyn
Directions by Car
Please use Google Maps to plan your trip.


Parking at the Venue
There is valet parking ($20) for a small number of cars in the lot adjacent to Grand Prospect Hall. Valet service will start at 6 pm on Friday and 4:30 pm on Saturday.

Street Parking
There are 2-hour parking meters in the area that work until 7 PM. On 16th, 17th, 18th and 19th Streets, parking is free.

Parking Lots Near Grand Prospect Hall

  • 429 12 Street between 7th & 8th Avenues (Slope Parking Corporation). Many spaces: $17 for up to ten hours, $13 for one hour, $15 for two hours. SUVs are an extra $7.
  • 11th Street between 7th & 8th Ave(Car Park Systems)
  • 15th Street between 7th & 8th Avenues(Central Parking)


FEAST FIRST! Enjoy a sit-down, hot meal in a relaxed taverna setting, before the festival. Energize for the evening only 3 blocks from the Hall!

Athena Mediterranean Cuisine: 535 6th Ave., Brooklyn, 718-965-4578.
Greek and Mediterranean specialties, with your choice of meat, fish and vegetarian options. Regular a la carte menu also available, wine and spirits, and Greek coffee. Please tell Teddy and Chef Spiro you are attending Golden Fest!


Here’s a list of hotels near the Golden Festival site. The festival organizers are providing this info as a courtesy, not as an endorsement.

La Quinta Inn & Suites
533 3rd Avenue (10 min walk)
Brooklyn, NY

Brooklyn Way Hotel (formerly Best Western)
764 4th Ave. (1/2 mile)
Brooklyn, NY 11232

Gowanus Inn and Yard
645-651 Union St. (1.2 miles, 25 min walk)
Brooklyn, NY 11217

NY Moore Hostel
(inexpensive nice hostel, if you have a car)
179 Moore St.
Brooklyn 11206

Holiday Inn Express
625 Union St.
Brooklyn, NY 11215

Hotel Le Bleu
370 – 4th Ave.
Brooklyn, NY

Nu Hotel
85 Smith St
Brooklyn, NY

Marriott Brooklyn
333 Adams St.
Brooklyn, NY

Best Western Gregory Hotel
8315 4th Ave.
Brooklyn, NY

279 Butler St.
Brooklyn, New York 11217