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August 6, 2012

Parks Cuts Ribbon On Improvements To Flushing Meadows Corona Park

On August 3, Parks Commissioner Adrian Benepe joined Council Member James Gennaro, members of...

December 13, 2011

Parks Issues Request For Proposals To Renovate, Operate And Maintain Carousels At Forest And Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Parks & Recreation announces that a Request for Proposals (“RFP”) has again been...

November 3, 2011

Historic Flushing Meadows Boathouse Renovated

One of three remaining structures from 1939 Worlds Fair is restored

October 31, 2011

Parks Joins Queens Elected Officials And Boating Enthusiasts To Cut The Ribbon On $7.28 Million Renovation Of Historic Boathouse

Commissioner Adrian Benepe today joined Queens Borough President Helen Marshall, City Council...

August 12, 2011

This Weekend In Parks

Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival and more!

April 20, 2011

Vincent Musillo Is The Employee Of The Year

Recognizing a stellar Parkie at Flushing Meadows Corona Park.

October 22, 2010

This Weekend In Parks

See what's on schedule in our parks this weekend.

June 4, 2010

New Skate Park Creates New Destination at Flushing Meadows Corona Park

The Maloof Brothers generously funded the $1.15-million skate park through the...

November 16, 2009

1939 World's Fair Relic to be Restored

Thanks to $5.6 million from Queens Borough President Marshall and $441,000 from Mayor Michael R....

May 28, 2009

Parks "Green Fleet" is Fleet of the Year

Fleet Owner Magazine recognized the Parks Department as “Fleet of the Year” for its...

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Know Before You Go

There are currently 3 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

PlaygroundsPlayground

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacture is currently working on an improved design and redesigned slides will be installed as soon as possible.


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: Fall 2017

ParkFlushing Meadows Corona Park

Due to major ongoing construction, the northeast section of Meadow Lake is closed. This project will reduce flooding in this area. There will be access to the boathouse and Meadow Lake from the Van Wyck Expressway South Exit 11 and from Jewel Avenue. For more information about this project, please visit our Capital Project Tracker.

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