January 22, 2003
Prospect Park in Brooklyn will look a little bit different in the coming months. What changes...
January 10, 2003
Sometimes, going around in circles actually means moving forward . This is certainly the case...
December 12, 2002
"I’m crazy. I am a cleaning fanatic. I would do this if I worked in the Arsenal or in a park...
September 20, 2002
It's that time of year again. The Little Red Lighthouse Festival is being held...
September 16, 2002
This summer Recreation coordinated numerous special events and...
September 13, 2002
On Wednesday at parks around the city, the one year anniversary of...
August 29, 2002
Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated...
August 15, 2002
Birds and kites were not the only things flying through air on Coney Island Beach on Sunday,...
August 2, 2002
Summerstage- Saturday. August 3 Time: 3:00 p.m. Place: Rumsey Playfield, Central Park,...
July 26, 2002
Celebrate Brooklyn!- Saturday, July 27 Time: 7:30 p.m. Place: Bandshell, Prospect Park,...
Directions to Riverside Park
Know Before You Go
The northernmost A-dock at the 79th Street Boat Basin is currently closed to public access for structural enhancements. The dock will be further supported with non-wood pilings and a new wave screen.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2016
Riverside Park Weather
- Baseball Fields
- Basketball Courts
- Dog-friendly Areas
- Fitness Equipment
- Handball Courts
- Kayak/Canoe Launch Sites
- Roller Hockey
- Running Tracks
- Skate Parks
- Spray Showers
- Tennis Courts
- Wi-Fi Hot Spots
Know when to go:
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