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Flushing Meadows Corona Park

 Barbecuing Areas

Designated Barbecuing Areas

Barbecuing Rules

Please be cautious when barbecuing and keep a safe distance from patrons, children, and trees. Be courteous to others and please clean the area carefully before you leave. Events involving more than 20 people require a special events permit.

Our rules prohibit:

  • Littering and dumping of debris
  • Propane
  • Barbecuing in non-authorized areas
  • Barbecuing next to trees, tree roots, or buildings. Please keep ten feet or more away from any structures.
  • Any type of open, ground, or camp fire. Please barbecue at least three feet off the ground.
  • Barbecuing by anyone 18 years or younger

Cleaning Up

All coal and matches must be disposed of in designated red barrels. Please do not place anything flammable in a regular litter barrel. Use water to extinguish hot coals. Improperly dumped coals or matches can do major damage to our parks.

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Image of Flushing Meadows Corona Park - Zoo AreaFlushing Meadows Corona Park - Zoo Area111th Street and 55th Avenue
Image of Flushing Meadows Corona ParkFlushing Meadows Corona ParkOff Lake West and off Lake East

Directions to Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

Recreation CentersAl Oerter Recreation Center

In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, on Monday, January 16, this Recreation Center's opening hours will change. The facility will open at its normal time and close at 5:00 p.m.
Anticipated Completion: 01/16/2017

Recreation CentersFlushing Meadows Corona Park Pool & Rink

In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, on Monday, January 16, this Recreation Center's opening hours will change. The facility will open at its normal time and close at 5:00 p.m.
Anticipated Completion: 01/16/2017

Flushing Meadows Corona Park Weather

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    Rain
    45°F
  • Wed
    Chance Rain
    48°F
  • Thu
    Partly Sunny
    48°F
  • Fri
    Mostly Sunny
    46°F

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