May 31, 2002
National Trails Day- Saturday, June 1 Place: Parks Citywide Join the Urban Park Rangers...
May 28, 2002
Following the events of September 11, 2001, many New Yorkers looked to their neighborhood parks...
May 21, 2002
The stadium at Van Cortlandt Park was filled with screaming kids last Friday for the unveiling...
May 7, 2002
Lynda Ricciardone, Christine Rumpf, and Tom Russo have been appointed Deputy Chief of Operations...
April 9, 2002
The following four individuals were also awarded Employee of the Month for March on Monday, April...
February 11, 2002
In his State of the City address on January 30, Mayor Bloomberg said, "We must renew our...
January 10, 2002
On Saturday, January 5, Mayor Michael R. (Network) Bloomberg, made his first appearance at...
October 30, 2001
When he began work at Parks, fresh out of the Air Force , Charles (Razorback) McKinney...
October 26, 2001
They asked what they could do to get involved. They waited on blood lines and called hotlines....
October 22, 2001
Every year, more people visit New York City’s recreation centers. They come to shoot hoops, view...
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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