Pier 25 is the longest pier in Hudson River Park and includes an 18-hole miniature golf course and snack bar, sand volleyball courts, children’s playground, town dock and small boat moorings, berthing areas for historic ships, and a flexible artificial turf lawn on the western end for active and passive use.
This pier is part of Hudson River Park and is the site of summer events hosted by the park or outside groups. It has grassy areas, trees, picnic benches and seating and a nearby concession stand with public restroom.
This pier is part of Hudson River Park and is the site of summer events hosted by the park or outside groups. It is two blocks north of Pier 45 at Christopher Street.
This pier is part of Hudson River Park and is the site of many summer events hosted by the park or outside groups.
The Prospect Park Bandshell hosts the Celebrate Brooklyn outdoor performance series. The bandshell has a gently raked seating area, but for most performances, the audience spills onto the grassy slope beyond it as well. The bandshell has restrooms and is next to picnic areas and a playground.
This 12-acre zoo houses nearly 100 species and has many interactive exhibits and three major areas that provide close-up views of animals, from sheep to weaver finches to gar fish to the ever-popular baboons.
The park is characterized by a variety of facilities, including baseball fields, a soccer-football combination field, basketball, volleyball and handball courts, a playground with see-saws, swings and jungle gyms, a wading pool, a comfort station, picnic areas, sitting areas, walkways, greenery and trees. The park underwent a $551,000 reconstruction of the ball fields in 1998 and the installation of floodlights for the fields in 2000.
Outdoor art and music festival in Riverdale, New York.