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Plover Day!

Sunday, July 6, 2014

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.

Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.

This summer we are featuring some of our Ranger's favorite Weekend Adventure experiences.  From stunning wildlife viewing to behind-the-scenes access, these programs are not to be missed. 

Discover one of New York City's endangered species: The Piping Plover!  Enjoy games, crafts and educational activities raise awareness of this amazing shorebird.


Beach 59th St & Boardwalk in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk
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Event Organizer

Urban Park Rangers

Contact Number

(718) 352-1769


Birding, Nature, Festivals, Best for Kids

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Know Before You Go

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

Tennis CourtsMarine Park

Marine Park's tennis courts will be closed for the season due to construction.

BeachesRockaway Beach and Boardwalk

Rockaway Beach is closed for swimming for the season.

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