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Unconventional Date Ideas for the Brooklyn Explorer

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    Union Hall
    702 Union St
    Brooklyn, NY

    This comedy and karaoke club is a great place to break the ice. Share a laugh while others disclose their embarrassing stories. Each performer picks a song in line with the month's theme.

    Nitehawk Cinema
    136 Metropolitan Ave 
    Brooklyn, NY

    This isn't your average cinema. This popular place features first-run indies and retro flicks. Each theater has paired seating where you and your date can nibble on a delicious concession favorites.

    Bushwick Country Club
    618 Grand St
    Brooklyn, NY

    Grab a drink and head outside to the six-hole miniature golf course where you and your date can sip and play at the same time! And, here's a tip: be sure to only have one of the slushies of the week! The only thing that should be throwing off your game is your date!

    Brooklyn Heights Promenade
    Columbia Heights at Middagh St.
    Brooklyn, NY

    The city is filled with amazing views, but few can top the ones from the scenic stretch along the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway. Postcard-like views of lower Manhattan, South Street Seaport, the East River and the Brooklyn Bridge draw photographers, couples on romantic walks, and New Yorkers who want an inspiring place to sit and think.

    Brooklyn Botanic Garden

    1000 Washington Ave
    Brooklyn, NY

    A hot spot for proposals and weddings, the garden's 52 acres of magnificent flora and fauna provide the perfect romantic background. The well-known Cranford Rose Garden features tens of thousands of roses flowing down arches, climbing up lattices and standing in formal beds.