Flushing Meadows Corona Park
August 27, 2002
Orchard Beach is a beautiful man-made beach in Pelham Bay Park that draws crowds for its calm...
July 22, 2002
Commissioner Adrian Benepe hit the soccer field on Tuesday, July 9, in celebration of a donation...
July 2, 2002
Some people may say that Queens is a diamond in the rough, but Parks knows better. Last...
May 20, 2002
There was a lot of sun (and even more fun) last Thursday at McCaffrey Playground in Hell’s...
April 25, 2002
Disabilities should never prevent a child from playing. And rain should never prevent the Parks...
April 17, 2002
Commissioner Benepe and the Board of Historic House Trust announced today the appointment of...
April 4, 2002
Parklands was established by the first Parks Commissioner, Robert Moses, with a threefold...
March 26, 2002
Al McMorris has been with Parks for forty years and on Thursday, March 21, he was given a...
March 14, 2002
Robert Garafola has been re-appointed as Deputy Commissioner for Management and Budget. In this...
December 18, 2001
Like the block associations, the artists, and the business people, Parks sees opportunity...
Directions to Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Know Before You Go
There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.
Lawrence Playground is temporarily closed due to construction. To follow this project as it progresses, visit our Capital Projects Tracker.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2019
World'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
- Summer Sports Experience: Instructional Lacrosse
- Summer Sports Experience: Instructional Flag Football
- Summer Sports Experience: Spikeball
- Movies Under the Stars: Wonder Woman
- Summer Sports Experience: Fundamentals of Softball
- Barbecuing Areas
- Baseball Fields
- Basketball Courts
- Bicycling and Greenways
- Dog-friendly Areas
- Fitness Equipment
- Football Fields
- Golf Courses
- Handball Courts
- Ice Skating Rinks
- Indoor Pools
- Kayak/Canoe Launch Sites
- Media Labs
- Model Aircraft Fields
- Paddleboat Rentals
- Recreation Centers
- Skate Parks
- Soccer Fields
- Spray Showers
- Tennis Courts
- Volleyball Courts
- Wi-Fi Hot Spots
- Zoos and Aquariums