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New York City's Children Take to the Parks to Celebrate a Snow Day!

Saturday, February 27, 2010
No. 22

DATE: Saturday, February 27, 2010

Parks & Recreation invites New Yorkers to come out to a neighborhood park for some free winter fun. White-capped hills around the city are open for sledding, snowman-making and more. Parks & Recreation will provide sleds and hot chocolate at selected locations across the city.


Crotona Park
Fulton Avenue and East 172nd Street
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Prospect Park
Near the Tennis House at Prospect Park West and 9th Street
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Riverside Park
Riverside Drive at 103rd Street
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Lower Highland Park
Jamaica Avenue and Elton Street
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Staten Island
Clove Lakes Park
Martling and Slosson Avenues
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

View other recommended sledding spots in parks.

Directions to Prospect Park

Know Before You Go

ParkProspect Park

The Prospect Park Well House is under reconstruction in order to build a new composting latrine. The park remains open while the building gets reconstructed.
Anticipated Completion: Winter 2015

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