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Winter Fun 

Bought a real Christmas tree for the holidays? Give back to the Earth by recycling your tree at MulchFest! We'll chip your tree and use the woodchips to nourish street trees and plantings in our parks. 

Find a drop off location at Mulchfest

Enjoy free skiing, sledding, and more at our annual Winter Jam festival in Central Park on Saturday, January 26.

Learn more about Winter Jam

Hit the slopes at one of your neighborhood's favorite sledding hill. 

Find a place to go sledding

Our ice skating rinks are open. Grab some skates and hit the ice with family and friends! 

Find an ice skating rink at NYC Parks

During times of heavy snowfall, we may offer a free snow day in several parks.

Learn more about our snow days

Step inside some of New York City's oldest houses, right here in our parks.

Find a historic house

Play ball, swim, and work out in our affordable rec centers, located across the city.

Learn more about joining a rec center

We’ve got free fitness classes for all interests and activity levels, all year round.

Find a class


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