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Street Games

Presented by:
Disney

Saturday, April 26, 2014
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Thomas Jefferson Park, Manhattan
114th Street & First Avenue

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Free Event
Rain or shine

In the event of heavy rain or extreme weather, Street Games may be cancelled. The decision to cancel the event will be made by 2:00 p.m. on Friday, April 25, 2014 and will be prominently posted on NYC Parks' website and social media pages.

On Saturday, April 26, 2014, NYC Parks and the Walt Disney Company will host the 7th Annual Street Games at Thomas Jefferson Park in Harlem!

Street Games re-introduces classic, low-tech games played in the city to a new generation of kids. The event is open to all ages and abilities.

Classic Street Games

  • Stickball
  • Pogo Sticks
  • Hula Hoops
  • Double-Dutch
  • Hippity Hop
  • Yo-Yos
  • Skateboarding Clinics
  • Handball
  • Wheelchair Basketball
  • Soap Box Derby – located behind the main stage!
  • Learn To Ride Your Bike (must bring your own bike)
  • Street Hockey
  • Jumbo Games
  • Relay Races
  • New York Red Bulls Skills Challenge
  • Kickball
  • Ultimate Disc
  • Roller Blading

Entertainment

Street Games is also more than just games! Radio Disney will be spinning music all day and there will be live music and entertainment, including several performances by the Dance Theater of Harlem.

Girl using a hula hoop

Event Tips

For more information about this event, please call (212) 360-1319.

Event Highlights

Here are some image highlights from past Street Games.

Click on any image to see a larger version.

  • Girl playing with a hula hoop
  • kid on a skateboard
  • Playing Basketball at Street Games
  • Man helping child playing stick ball at Street Games
  • People performing double dutch
  • People performing double dutch
  • Arts and Crafts at Street Games
  • Child playing a chalk game at Street Games
  • People playing handball at Street Games
  • Children riding bouncy balls at Street Games
  • People rollerskating at Street Games
  • Person doing yo-yo tricks at Street Games

It’s My Park: Street Games

Sponsors

Disney

ABC 7

Team ESPN

Radio Disney

New York Knicks

New York Liberty

Red Bull New York

WAKA, World Adult Kickball Association

Museum of the City of New York

New York Empire

Cabot

vsp

Technical Artisans Collective

Movement Creative

DNAinfo New York

The L Magazine

Volunteer

For more information about volunteering your time at Street Games 2014, please see our listing on NYC Service.

Sponsorship

Interested in becoming a sponsor of Street Games? In addition to being featured in the one of the largest outdoor public events in NYC during the Spring, your brand will gain exposure through a comprehensive marketing plan that includes, but is not limited to:

To become involved in Street Games 2014 or other citywide events, contact: Christine Dabrow at christine.dabrow@parks.nyc.gov.

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