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Flushing Meadows Corona Park

 Skate Parks

The Department of Parks & Recreation will provide an attendant during official operating hours. Each participant will be required to sign a waiver (those under 18 will need their guardian's signature) before being allowed to use the facility.

Requirements for use:

NameLocationPhoneHoursFeaturesNotes
Flushing Meadows Corona Skate ParkAstral Fountain, adjacent to the New York State Pavilion. (Follow signs off the highways to the Queens Theatre in the Park)(718) 760-6565Dawn to duskThis 16,000 square-foot skate park, built over the Astral fountain, was funded by the Maloof Brothers for the 2010 Maloof Money Cup skateboarding competition which they later donated to Parks. It was designed by pro-skateboarders and features elements from the most popular skate parks throughout NYC including Chrystie Park and Brooklyn Banks. There are multiple stairs and rails of varying lengths as well as ledges, pyramids and banks.This skate park is unsupervised. Scooters and inline skates are permitted. BMX bicycles are prohibited.

Directions to Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 4 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

Recreation CentersAl Oerter Recreation Center

On Wednesday, November 21, this recreation center will close at 5:00 p.m. On Thursday, November 22, this recreation center will be closed for the Thanksgiving Day Holiday.

Recreation CentersFlushing Meadows Corona Park Pool & Rink

On Wednesday, November 21, this center opens at 6:00 a.m. and closes at 5:00 p.m. On Thursday, November 22, this center will be closed for the Thanksgiving Day Holiday. Please note that the pool closes 30 minutes earlier than the building hours.

PlaygroundsLawrence Playground

Lawrence Playground is temporarily closed due to construction. To follow this project as it progresses, visit our Capital Projects Tracker.


Anticipated Completion: Summer 2019

MarinasWorld's Fair Marina

Due to a major planned reconstruction project, Pier 1 at the World's Fair Marina is currently closed. Limited transient dockage is available for smaller recreational vessels - please contact the Dockmasters office at 718-478-0480 or VHF Ch71 for more information. There is no dockage available for larger vessels or commercial vessels, including passenger pick-up and drop-off. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please check back with the World's Fair Marina in the future for updates.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2021

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