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,...
July 19, 2002
Macy’s Fishing Contest- Saturday, July 20 Time: 10:00 a.m. Place: Lakeside of Wollman...
July 18, 2002
As they stroll along the new walkway, Park patrons will be able to peer through the trees to...
July 9, 2002
The following four individuals are the remaining Parkies to be awarded Employee of the Month for...
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...
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 2015
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:
View upcoming athletic area usage in