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April 2, 2009

A young skater from the Ice Theater of New York performs at the opening of the World Ice Arena at Flushing Meadows Corona Park.

Parks Cuts The Ribbon on World Ice Arena at Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Since opening its doors in February, the NHL regulation-sized rink has hosted almost 20,000 ice...

March 19, 2009

Team Image Syncronized Skating team showed off their skills at the new ice rink.

Queens Now Athletic Mecca of NYC

With the World Ice Arena, the newly opened Al Oerter Recreation Center across the street, the...

March 3, 2009

Detail of 1867 image of the future site of Prospect Park

Before They Were Parks (Part II)

We continue our look at the history behind some of New York City’s most popular parks.

February 11, 2009

Martial Arts Hall of Fame member Hiram Diaz with his students.

Queens Recreation Congratulates Martial Arts Hall of Famer

On January 11, Hiram Diaz, a staff member at the new Al Oerter Recreation center in Queens was...

September 10, 2008

Diversity in Queens

The Diversity of Queens as Experienced in Its Parks

A sundry of culture and tradition can be seen in Queens' parks and playgrounds.

July 1, 2008

Biking in Flushing Meadows Corona Park

The Tour de Queens

This 21-mile bike tour took place on Sunday, June 8 and took 450 riders, marshals, and volunteers...

June 3, 2008

Detail of the Unisphere in Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Fifth Annual Gala to Benefit FMCP

The event is an integral part of Unisphere, Inc.'s effort to provide meaningful endowments...

May 29, 2008

A green-friendly vehicle from Parks' fleet

Parks’ “Greenest Fleet in America” Displayed at Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Earlier this month, the National Association of Fleet Administrators recognized Parks’...

March 5, 2008

Flushing Meadows Corona Park Aquatic Center Opens

On February 29, Parks & Recreation opened the city’s first indoor public pool in four...

February 29, 2008

City Opens First Indoor Public Pool In Four Decades: Aquatic Center Opens In Largest Recreation Facility Ever Built In A City Park

Deputy Mayor Robert C. Lieber, Parks Commissioner Adrian Benepe, Economic Development...

Directions to Flushing Meadows Corona Park

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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