NYC Resources311Office of the Mayor
NYC Parks urges caution during the snow storm predicted for Monday afternoon through Tuesday evening. Heavy ice and snow can cause hazardous conditions in parks, including falling branches and treacherous frozen park paths. NYC Parks advises New Yorkers to avoid using parks until Wednesday morning, when we will provide an update on park conditions.

Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation


 Back to Archives

Street Games

Without backyards of their own, many New Yorkers have had to improvise and create games to play over the decades. This history of game-playing in streets and in parks has been documented by our archivist. Through this legacy of innovation comes NYC… more.

Album Description:

Without backyards of their own, many New Yorkers have had to improvise and create games to play over the decades. This history of game-playing in streets and in parks has been documented by our archivist. Through this legacy of innovation comes NYC Parks' Annual Street Games competition, which brings back these classic games and introduces them to a new generation with a modern twist.

VIEW ALL

Related Albums

On Saturday, April 27th, NYC Parks and Disney hosted Street Games, a celebration of outdoor sports and classic games from the...

NYC Parks and the Walt Disney Company hosted the fourth annual Street Games at Thomas Jefferson Park! This event brings back...

Enjoy some of photographer Daniel Avila's favorite shots from a busy summer month in parks.

 

New Yorkers gathered on the Great Lawn once again for an evening of music provided by the New York Philharmonic.

Was this information helpful?