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Sneak Peak at Freshkills

SEPTEMBER 28, 2014 | 11 A.M. - 4 P.M.


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The hills and creeks of the closed 2,200-acre Fresh Kills Landfill are beginning their transformation into NYC's biggest and most fascinating new park, on Staten Island's west shore. Join us for the third annual preview of what the park will have to offer!


Learn more about Freshkills Park

Sneak Peak at Freshkills Park is presented by the Freshkills Park Alliance, the NYC Department of Parks & Recreation, and the NYC Department of Sanitation, with support from Pratt Industries, Waste Management, Richmond County Savings Bank, The Home Depot, SI Arts, The College of Staten Island, Chobani, Cabot, VitaCoco, The Staten Island Museum, Showplace Entertainment Center, the Hilton Garden Inn, and M & R Hotel Group.

Browse photos from last year's event on flickr!

People flying kites

A day of fun and creative play awaits all families at Sneak Peak.

Adults and children alike can make and fly your own kites, meet ponies and goats, build a birdhouse and explore the skies for birds. There are countless activities awaiting you hether you are an adventurer or prefer to relax in the park. Learn about Freshkills Park at this can’t miss event with excitement for all ages!

Event Sponsors:

Freshkills Park Alliance

City of New York Deparment of SanitationPratt 100% RecycledThe Home DepotNew York State Department of State

Waste ManagementNYRP

M & R Hotel GroupHilton Garden Inn Staten Island

Staten Island MuseumStaten Island Arts

CSI CUNYShowplace Entertainment Center


Vita CocoRichmond County Savings Foundation

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