Events

Randall’s Island Park has a rich history of hosting cultural events and continues to do so today. Throughout the year, RIPA provides numerous free drop-in programs such as walking tours, movie nights, waterfront activities and our annual Cherry Blossom and Harvest Festivals. In addition, large special events, produced by independent organizations other than the City and RIPA, offer visitors a great variety of exciting options – continuing the Island’s strong tradition as a central entertainment venue for New York City.

RIPA hosts over 100 free public events each year. These family-friendly drop-in events play an integral role in helping Park visitors explore the Island’s varied points of interest. For additional information contact our Public Programs team at publicprograms@randallsisland.org.


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Urban Farm Exploration Day

June 24 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 14, 2018

Explore the Urban Farm's variety of crops, fruit trees, fragrant herbs, and chickens too!  All ages welcome. Location: Urban Farm

Yoga in the Park

June 26 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until September 11, 2018

Stretch, breathe, and find your inner peace at our evening yoga classes.  Bring a mat and join an instructor from Sweet Water Dance & Yoga to strengthen your muscles while taking in views of the sunset on the water. This is a free event! Click here for a map and directions to the yoga location! 

Bronx Kill Salt Marsh Tour

June 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on July 25, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on September 26, 2018 at 6:00pm

One event on June 23, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on September 8, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on June 23, 2018 at 2:00pm

Discover the ecological importance of a salt marsh, view wildlife up close, and learn how the Island's history has shaped our natural areas!  This is a free event. Location: Randall's Island Connector

Open Track Night

June 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Thursday, repeating until October 25, 2018

Lace up your sneakers! Join us at Icahn Stadium, an IAAF-certified track, for the opportunity to train like an elite athlete.  Runners ages 18+ welcome. Water provided at this free event! Location: Icahn Stadium 

Yoga in the Park

June 28 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Thursday, repeating until September 13, 2018

Stretch, breathe, and find your inner peace at our evening yoga classes. Bring a mat and join an instructor from Sweet Water Dance & Yoga to strengthen your muscles while taking in views of the sunset on the water. This is a free event! Click here for a map and directions to the yoga location! 

Picnic & Play

June 29 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on July 20, 2018 at 5:30pm

One event on August 17, 2018 at 5:30pm

Bring out your family and friends for fun games like giant Connect 4, Jenga, board games, hula hoops, and more.  Art projects, too!  Bring a picnic or purchase a burger at the pop-up grill as you enjoy an evening outside and watch the beautiful sunset! Location: East River Picnic Area

Urban Farm Exploration Day

June 30 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 14, 2018

Explore the Urban Farm's variety of crops, fruit trees, fragrant herbs, and chickens too!  All ages welcome. Location: Urban Farm

Art on the Farm!

June 30 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until October 13, 2018

Join us for fun farm art projects on Saturdays at the Urban Farm! All ages welcome.   Location: Urban Farm

Water’s Edge Garden Tour

June 30 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on July 18, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on September 19, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on April 28, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on June 30, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on August 4, 2018 at 2:00pm

One event on September 29, 2018 at 2:00pm

Join an experienced RIPA horticulturist for a tour of one of the Island's stunning gardens.  Learn about the flowers, wildlife, plants and trees that can be found in the Water's Edge Garden!  This is a free event. Location: Tour meets at the base of the 103rd Street Footbridge Special Note: Tours held on April 28 and June 30 will be geared towards children and include nature activities and art!   

Urban Farm Exploration Day

July 1 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 14, 2018

Explore the Urban Farm's variety of crops, fruit trees, fragrant herbs, and chickens too!  All ages welcome. Location: Urban Farm

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