Randall's Island Park
Designated Barbecuing Areas
Please be cautious when barbecuing and keep a safe distance from patrons, children, and trees. Be courteous to others and please clean the area carefully before you leave. Events involving more than 20 people require a special events permit.
Our rules prohibit:
- Littering and dumping of debris
- Barbecuing in non-authorized areas
- Barbecuing next to trees, tree roots, or buildings. Please keep ten feet or more away from any structures.
- Any type of open, ground, or camp fire. Please barbecue at least three feet off the ground.
- Barbecuing by anyone 18 years or younger
All coal and matches must be disposed of in designated red barrels. Please do not place anything flammable in a regular litter barrel. Use water to extinguish hot coals. Improperly dumped coals or matches can do major damage to our parks.
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Find out which athletic fields have been permitted and see what’s available for the current season at Randall's Island Park
List of Barbecuing Areas
|Sunken Meadow waterfront||At the Sunken Meadow waterfront (specifically, the berm between Fields 27 and 30, and the waterfront behind Fields 31-40 between the pathway and the river.|
|Lawn||At the lawn area djacent to the playground|
|Waterfront||At the waterfront at the south end of the park|
|Near the Bronx shore||Between the pedestrian pathway and river near the Bronx Shore section|
|Harlem River Picnic Area||Harlem River Picnic Area near the ferry dock|
|Flagpole Lawns||Flagpole Lawns, between Icahn Stadium and the Golf Center|
Directions to Randall's Island Park
Know Before You Go
There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.
Randall's Island Golf Center
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Randall's Island Golf Center is closed until further notice.
Sportime at Randall's Island
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, there are adjusted procedures to use the tennis courts. View Sportime at Randall's Island for more information.
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