Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways
September 5, 2008
Read on for an assortment of free, fun, family activities in parks this weekend!
June 18, 2008
Carmine Carro Community Center in Marine Park to have "green" design.
May 27, 2008
Over the three-day Memorial Day Weekend, more than 228,000 New Yorkers visited the City’s beaches.
May 23, 2008
New York City's beaches open for fun in the sun!
May 3, 2008
Free activities included face-painting, kite-building and a chance to build a solar race car!...
October 1, 2007
More than 300 bocce players from all over the City and State competed in parks in all five...
September 26, 2007
On Saturday, September 22, the new kayak and canoe launch opened at Idlewild Park Preserve. Part...
September 22, 2007
Commissioner Adrian Benepe today joined Assembly Member Michele Titus, Council Member James...
September 14, 2007
Manhattan Journey to Fort Washington Park this Saturday, September 15, between 12 p.m. and 5...
August 15, 2007
Parks collects surveys for PlaNYC regional parks As part of PlaNYC, Parks & Recreation is...
Directions to Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways
Know Before You Go
There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.
Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk
Due to construction, Beach 118th - Beach 126th Streets are closed to swimming until July. Beaches are fully open at Beach 86th Street, Beach 97th Street, Beach 106th Street, and Beach 112th - Beach 117th Streets.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2016
Marine Park's tennis courts will be closed for the season due to construction.
Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways Weather
- Zumba Under The Stars with Lisa G aka RockaZumbaWay
- Yoga on the Beach
- NYRR Open Run: Canarsie Park
- Torrey Botanical Society Field Trip: Tour the Wilder Side of Marine Park
- Ranger's Choice: Idlewild Birding by Canoe Excursion (advanced)
- Barbecuing Areas
- Baseball Fields
- Basketball Courts
- Bicycling and Greenways
- Bocce Courts
- Cricket Fields
- Dog-friendly Areas
- Fitness Equipment
- Football Fields
- Golf Courses
- Handball Courts
- Hiking Trails
- Kayak/Canoe Launch Sites
- Model Aircraft Fields
- Nature Centers
- Paddleboat Rentals
- Roller Hockey
- Skate Parks
- Soccer Fields
- Spray Showers
- Tennis Courts
- Volleyball Courts
- Wi-Fi Hot Spots