NYC Resources311Office of the Mayor

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

NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games

May 9 - 12, 2017

three people running a race

NYC Parks invites seniors and coming-of-age seniors, ages 50 and older, to compete in the second annual NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games! 

The NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games will take place on May 9 through May 12, 2017 at Brownsville Recreation Center, Ocean Breeze Track and Field Athletic Complex, and at Funfest Family Entertainment. 

Competition Games

Participants may choose to compete in one or more of the following games:

  • Bowling
  • Basketball
  • Pickleball
  • Shuffleboard
  • Swimming
  • Board Games
  • Table Tennis

Light refreshments will be provided to all participants at each activity. Medaling will take place at the end of each event.

Torch Relay

We will kick off the NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games with a two-day Torch Relay on May 8 and May 9! The relay will kick-off at McCarren Play Center on May 8 and stop at all the Brooklyn recreation centers, ending at the opening ceremony at Brownsville Recreation Center on May 9. Please check out our Torch Relay events for the race's route and schedule. 

Registration

Compete in the Brooklyn Senior Games! Registration and an NYC Parks Recreation Center Membership are required to compete. To register, please visit our online NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games registration form. Registration will open on April 15 and end on April 29, 2017. 

Accessibility

Contact (212) 360-1430 or accessibility@parks.nyc.gov for more information regarding accessibility. Requests for special accommodations should be made no later than three business days prior to the date of the event.

NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games Events

Monday, May 8, 2017

May 8

NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games Torch Relay: Day One

at McLaughlin Park , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location , Brooklyn Borough Hall , Brooklyn , Fort Hamilton Senior Recreation Center , Brooklyn , Metropolitan Recreation Center , Brooklyn , Red Hook Recreation Center (in Red Hook Recreation Area) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location , McCarren Play Center (in McCarren Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location , Sunset Park Recreation Center (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

7:00 a.m.10:30 a.m.
We're kicking of the NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games with a torch relay in Brooklyn. Join us!
Free!

Must See
Event

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

May 9

NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games: Board Games

at Brownsville Recreation Center , Brooklyn

8:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
These competition will feature board games such as bid whist, spades, dominoes, and chess.

May 9

NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games Torch Relay: Day Two

at Grand Army Plaza , Brooklyn , St. John's Recreation Center , Osborn Playground , Brooklyn , Brownsville Recreation Center , Brooklyn , Fort Hamilton Senior Recreation Center (in John J Carty Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location , Eastern Parkway and Nostrand Avenue (in Eastern Parkway) , Brooklyn

8:30 a.m.10:15 a.m.
We're kicking of the NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games with a torch relay in Brooklyn. Join us!
Free!

Must See
Event
May 9

NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games Opening Ceremony

at Brownsville Recreation Center , Brooklyn

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Come out to celebrate the first day of competitions, featuring shuffleboard, basketball, and board games.

Must See
Event
May 9

NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games: Basketball

at Brownsville Recreation Center , Brooklyn

1:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Basketball competitions will be played as half-court games.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

May 10

NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games: Board Games

at Brownsville Recreation Center , Brooklyn

8:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
These competition will feature board games such as bid whist, spades, dominoes, and chess.

May 10

NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games: Swimming

at Brownsville Recreation Center , Brooklyn

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
We're hosting swimming competitions for seniors and coming-of-age seniors 50 years old and older.

May 10

NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games: Bowling

at Funfest Family Entertainment , Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
We're hosting bowling competitions for seniors and coming-of-age seniors, ages 50 and older, at the NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games.

May 10

NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games: Basketball

at Brownsville Recreation Center , Brooklyn

1:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Basketball competitions will be played as half-court games.

Thursday, May 11, 2017

May 11

NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games: Track And Field

at Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
We're hosting track and field competitions for senior and coming-of-age seniors, 50 years old and older, at the NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games.

Friday, May 12, 2017

May 12

NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games: Board Games

at Brownsville Recreation Center , Brooklyn

8:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
These competition will feature board games such as bid whist, spades, dominoes, and chess.

May 12

NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games: Pickleball

at Brownsville Recreation Center , Brooklyn

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
We're hosting pickleball competitions for seniors and coming-of-age seniors, ages 50 and older, at the NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games.

May 12

NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games: Table Tennis

at Brownsville Recreation Center , Brooklyn

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
We're hosting table tennis competitions for seniors and coming-of-age seniors, ages 50 and older, at the NYC Parks Brooklyn Senior Games.

Search Events

Time of Day
Categories
Type

Was this information helpful?