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Mobile Recreation Vans

The Mobile Recreation Program offers organized activities at a variety of different neighborhood, community and special events.

The vans provide free activities for all New York City residents of all ages. From May to October, teams of trained Parks Staff travel throughout the five boroughs of New York City to provide structured and supervised activities.

Play Mobile

Fitness Mobiles

Play Mobiles

The Play Mobiles offer organized sports including basketball, volleyball, and soccer, as well as more traditional activities such as relay races, tug-o-war, and jump roping. The Play Mobiles also offer arts & crafts nature projects, tabletop board games, face painting, balloon art and face painting.

Fitness Mobiles

Our Fitness Mobile is loaded with a 32' flatscreen TV and Dance Dance Revolution PSP Game & Wii Fit.

Skate Mobiles

The Skate Mobiles offer lessons and activities in in-line skating. The program provides helmets and safety equipment as well as basic instruction, organized races and obstacle courses for all ability levels.

How to Apply

The application period for Mobile Recreation Vans is now closed. Please check back in early 2017 to apply for the upcoming season.

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