Save the Date: Sept 25, 2020

The Great Dumbo Drop

Brooklyn's most iconic Block Party, featuring thousands of Elephants dropping onto Washington Street. 

DUMBO DROP 2020

A spectacle not to be missed.

A NEVER-BEFORE SEEN STUNT THAT ENTHRALLED ONLOOKERS

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Brooklyn's most iconic block party with a spectacle twist – thousands of elephants dropping onto Washington Street!

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 25, 2020

Block Party from 4-8 pm

#DUMBODROP at 6 pm

#DISCODROP at 7:15 pm

The Block Party is Free and Open to All.

Taste of Dumbo. Beer gardens. A Bedazzling Contest. Live performances. Activities for kids and kidults. An Archway Afterparty.

Enter the #DumboDrop

Enter by 9/24/2020 for a chance to win!

TWO DROPS. THOUSANDS OF OPPORTUNITIES TO WIN!

Each Entry = 1 chance to win + 1 souvenir elephant to take home after The Drop! Enter one, enter both!

Deadline to enter is Thursday September 24 at 8pm EST.

You do not need to be present to win!

ENTER THE GREAT DUMBO DROP BY SEPT 24!

BONUS: This year's 2020 Keepsake Parachute designed by Morning Breath

Supporting Our Schools

#DUMBODROP & #DISCODROP proceeds support our local Title 1 Schools

Did you know? The Great Dumbo Drop is more than just a party.

THE #DUMBODROP and the #DISCODROP are a fundraiser for DUMBO's local Title 1 public STEAM schools, PS307 Elementary School and the Dock Street Middle School.

The PS307 Diamonds perform at The Great Dumbo Drop every year
The PS307 Diamonds perform at The Great Dumbo Drop every year

PS 307 ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

An elementary school focusing on Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). PS307 encompasses every child from Pre-K to Grade 5. students are immersed in STEM studies throughout their day and within all academic subjects.

THE DOCK STREET MIDDLE SCHOOL

A middle school focusing on Science, Technology, Engineering, art and Math (STEAM) with a goal to foster curiosity, independence and problem solving in young people so that they are able to adapt to an ever-changing and complex world.

IN 2019, #DUMBODROP HELPED GIVE OUR SCHOOLS THE RESOURCES THEY NEED TO HELP OUR KIDDOS SHINE.

With #DumboDrop funds, PS307 & The Dock Street School bought materials for their art and music programs; purchased MakerBot 3D printers and developed curricula around their use; purchased a school-wide license to start a python coding curriculum; got new soccer jerseys, sent students on a field trip to Harvard, where they participated in a panel of STEM Harvard  students, toured the Engineering and Applied Math departments, and had fun at a cookout hosted by the Black Man Forum.

In 2019, we raised $40k for our public schools!

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Thanks to our 2020 Sponsors

We couldn’t do it without you!

#DumboDrop Design

Through the Years

2017: Our inaugural #DUMBODROP design was created by Selman Design.

2018: We commissioned Dumbo art-star CAM (Craig Anthony Miller) to create a new look.

2019: Long time Dumbo artists, the illustration duo Morning Breath, brought their part-punk-part-nostalgia vibes to the project.

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