Throughout the year, RIPA hosts over 200 free public events including tours, movie nights, waterfront activities, our annual Earth Day and Harvest Festivals and more. These family-friendly drop-in events play an integral role in helping Park visitors explore the Island’s varied points of interest. We strive to host inclusive, accessible events that enable all individuals to engage fully.

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Birding Bonanza

May 21, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Randall’s Island is home to over more than 152 species of birds, inhabiting the Park’s nearly 20 acres of wetlands and natural areas. At our Birding Bonanza event, expert guides from both RIPA and NYC Audubon help you explore the Park while you seek and discover our feathered Island residents. Binoculars and bird guides are provided. Suitable for ages 7+ and up.


May 21, 2016
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Little Hell Gate Salt Marsh