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February 27, 2006

More Than Just A Winter Activity: Ice Rinks Maintained All-year Long

Many New Yorkers take the City’s seven outdoor ice skating rinks for granted. But, making the...

February 23, 2006

HOW EDITORS INSERTED PARKS INTO NEW YORK CITY

A recent informal survey of Parkies in the Arsenal asked, "Who were the most important people in...

February 17, 2006

Celebrate Presidents’ Day In New York City Parks

Monday is Presidentsâ?? Day, and New Yorkers have more to celebrate than a three-day...

February 10, 2006

Love Blooms In New York City’s Parks

Though New York City is filled with extraordinary dining and extravagant gifts, our natural...

February 8, 2006

Head To Prospect Park During Presidents’ Week Vacation

Presidents’ Week begins next weekend, and New York City children—and their parents—will be...

February 1, 2006

FEBRUARY IS BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Parks across New York City celebrate the contributions of African Americans with more than a...

January 27, 2006

250 Years After His Birth, We Remember Mozart

On this day 250 years ago, one of the world’s greatest composers was born in Salzburg,...

January 20, 2006

Take A Tour Indoors and Out

This weekend, take your pick of indoor wonders or outdoor delights when you choose from a...

January 13, 2006

The Outdoors Beckon This Weekend

Winter winds may have taken a temporary hiatus, but seasonal fun in New York City’s parks are...

December 30, 2005

Happy New Year!

This weekend marks the 53 rd and final weekend of 2005, and Parks & Recreation invites you...

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Know Before You Go

Baseball FieldsProspect Park

The Long Meadow Ballfields will be closed at Prospect Park for construction. The reconstruction of the Long Meadow Ballfields is a multi-phase project encompassing 34 acres of fields, paths and woodlands. The project incorporates contemporary storm water management techniques that support our goal of capturing and retaining storm water runoff. These improvements will also help to filter runoff before it enters our watercourse. Designed to revitalize the park’s sporting community, the first phase will restore Field One, pedestrian and bridle paths, drinking fountains, benches, and include new tree plantings.
Anticipated Completion: Fall 2014

Prospect Park Weather

  • Sun
    Sunny
    56°F
  • Mon
    Sunny
    62°F
  • Tue
    Chance Showers
    68°F
  • Wed
    Partly Sunny
    58°F

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