Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk
VW Dome 2: 7th Annual Earth Day Rockaway
Saturday, May 4, 2013
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.
Join Rockaway Waterfront Alliance and the NYC Parks Department for a day of fun at the VW Dome 2 and by the Rockaway beach with free activities and programs for families and kids of all ages. This year's event will include: Live music by Il Collectivo, recycling olympics, mock dolphin rescue from the Riverhead Foundation, kite-making, composting, face painting, raptor demonstration, firehouse safety obstacle course, surf fishing, soil remediation workshops, free DOT bike helmet giveaways and art and crafts activities to learn how to better appreciate and conserve the earth's resources.
All activities are free and intended to raise awareness of the natural resources along the Rockaway shoreline.
The VW Dome 2 is a temporary installation located at Shore Front Parkway between B. 94th and B. 95th Streets.
MoMA PS1, Rockaway Waterfront Alliance, NYC Parks
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Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk Weather
- Citywide Beach Attendance Grows By More Than 22%
- NYC Parks Kicks Off Summer Beach Season In New York City
- Design And Construction Management Teams In Place For Rebuilding Of Rockaway Boardwalk
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