Fall Field Day

It’s an all-day recess in the Bronx!

Saturday, November 17, 2018 
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Bronx Park
Unionport Road and Bronx Park East, Bronx

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Rain or Shine

NYC Parks presents the fourth annual Fall Field Day! Kids, teens, and their families are invited to relive classic and re-imagined field day activities as they are introduced to a new generation. 

With an array of activities fit for all ages and abilities, Fall Field Day will have something for everyone to enjoy! 


Activities may include:

Action Games

  • Javelin (noodle) throw
  • Pillow polo
  • Speed pitch
  • Spoon and egg race
  • Musical bean bag chairs

Field Games

  • Giant parachute
  • Football and soccer skills
  • Gaga

At the main stage, there will be live entertainment and fitness workshops. 

Event Tips

  • The event ends promptly at 2:00 p.m., so come early to experience all the fun!
  • Activity lines are subject to close early.
  • Participants must sign a waiver to participate in some activities. The waivers will be provided at the event. Participants under the age of 18 must have a legal guardian present with photo identification to sign the waiver.

In the event of heavy rain or extreme weather, Fall Field Day may be canceled. The decision to cancel the event will be made by 2:00 p.m. on Friday, November 16, 2018 and will be prominently posted on our website and social media channels.

For more information about this event, please call (212) 360-8214.


kids playing pillow polo

a boy stands under a giant parachute


For accessibility information, please contact Chris Noel by November 14 at (718) 760-6831 or at Christopher.Noel@parks.nyc.gov.

Become a Volunteer

Help us make this festival a fun day for all New Yorkers! If you would like to volunteer, please register here. You must be 18 years old or older to volunteer. For more information about volunteering at Fall Field Day, please email Venus Melo at Venus.Melo@parks.nyc.gov with Fall Field Day Volunteer in the subject line. 


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Media Partner



Interested in becoming a sponsor of a Parks event? In addition to being featured in one of our citywide events, your brand will gain exposure through a comprehensive marketing plan that includes, but is not limited to:

  • Subway posters
  • Printed flyers and posters distributed to various schools, businesses, and organizations
  • Radio advertisements
  • Newspaper advertisements
  • Parks website (700,000 unique visitors/month)
  • E-blasts to Parks' lists
  • Aggressive public relations campaign to over 200 media outlets

Please contact Sarah Kuras at Sarah.Kuras@parks.nyc.gov to receive more information. 

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