May Fair & Scootathon

Community Festivals at Brooklyn Waldorf School
Culture is important to Brooklyn Waldorf School

What is the May Fair?

The May Fair is an annual festival that celebrates the Spring. Families make flower crowns, sing songs, and students dance around the Maypole. The May Fair is celebrated in Waldorf schools throughout the world.

What is the Scootathon?

The Scootathon is an annual event where parents, teachers, staff, students, and friends scoot laps in Prospect Park to raise funds for the school. It promotes environmentally friendly modes of transportation, community building, and is a whole lot of fun!

Want more? There’s another Scootathon video here and an article about the 2022 May Fair festival here.

Where is the Scootathon & May Fair?

The Nethermead area of Prospect Park.

Fundraising for Scootathon

Historically, Scootathon is an important annual fundraiser for the Brooklyn Waldorf School. All proceeds in 2022 went towards the BWS tuition assistance program.