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Riverside Park

New York City's Children Take to the Parks to Celebrate a Snow Day!


Saturday, February 27, 2010
No. 22
http://www.nyc.gov/parks

DATE: Saturday, February 27, 2010

Parks & Recreation invites New Yorkers to come out to a neighborhood park for some free winter fun. White-capped hills around the city are open for sledding, snowman-making and more. Parks & Recreation will provide sleds and hot chocolate at selected locations across the city.

DETAILS:

Bronx
Crotona Park
Fulton Avenue and East 172nd Street
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Brooklyn
Prospect Park
Near the Tennis House at Prospect Park West and 9th Street
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Manhattan
Riverside Park
Riverside Drive at 103rd Street
11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Queens
Lower Highland Park
Jamaica Avenue and Elton Street
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Staten Island
Clove Lakes Park
Martling and Slosson Avenues
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

View other recommended sledding spots in parks.

Directions to Riverside Park

Know Before You Go

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

ParkRiverside Park

The northernmost A-dock at the 79th Street Boat Basin is currently closed to public access for structural enhancements. The dock will be further supported with non-wood pilings and a new wave screen.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2016

Kayak/Canoe Launch SitesRiverside Park (72nd Street)

The kayak launch site at 72nd Street in Riverside Park is closed for the season. Please visit The New York City Water Trail page to find other kayak launches.

Riverside Park Weather

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