Events

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.

For inquiries about accessibility, to request an accommodation or for event information please email [email protected].


Urban Farm Open Hours

Urban Farm

All are welcome at the Urban Farm for self-guided exploration. Discover an abundant variety of fruits and vegetables, an active composting system, and a Tot Lot designed for our youngest friends to play. All ages welcome! For inquiries about accessibility, to request an accommodation or for event information, please email [email protected].   

CLOSING EARLY 9/30 Urban Farm Open Hours

Urban Farm

The Urban Farm is closing early today, Saturday 9/30.       All are welcome at the Urban Farm for self-guided exploration. Discover an abundant variety of fruits and vegetables, an active composting system, and a Tot Lot designed for our youngest friends to play. All ages welcome! For inquiries about accessibility, to request an … Continued

Harvest Festival

Join the Randall’s Island Park Alliance for a free, family-friendly celebration of fall at our Harvest Festival! Have your face painted and go gourd bowling while listening to live music by Pete Nater & Associates. Create a painting guided by a local artist and participate in a cooking demonstration with freshly harvested ingredients from the farm. Enjoy our new interactive pumpkin patch and choose your … Continued

Urban Farm Volunteers

Urban Farm

Volunteer with our team to manage our one-acre Urban Farm! Whether you are new to our Farm or have been a tried-and-true weekly volunteer, come and join us on the Farm. No registration required. Volunteers must be at least 10 years old. Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult who … Continued

Family Farm Volunteer Days

Urban Farm

Volunteer with our team to manage our one-acre Urban Farm! Whether you are new to our Farm or have been a tried-and-true weekly volunteer, come and join us on the Farm. No registration needed. All ages welcome. No more than 2 children under the age of 10 per adult volunteer. Anyone under the age of … Continued

Urban Farm Open Hours

Urban Farm

All are welcome at the Urban Farm for self-guided exploration. Discover an abundant variety of fruits and vegetables, an active composting system, and a Tot Lot designed for our youngest friends to play. All ages welcome! For inquiries about accessibility, to request an accommodation or for event information, please email [email protected].   

Urban Farm Open Hours

Urban Farm

All are welcome at the Urban Farm for self-guided exploration. Discover an abundant variety of fruits and vegetables, an active composting system, and a Tot Lot designed for our youngest friends to play. All ages welcome! For inquiries about accessibility, to request an accommodation or for event information, please email [email protected].   

Urban Farm Community Meeting

Urban Farm

The Urban Farm on Randall's Island is seeking your input! Farm volunteers, curious visitors, and future farm friends are all welcome to join the farmers for this mid-winter chat. We'll dive into the history and mission of our Urban Farm, hear and share exciting updates from 2023, and together with our farmers, chart the course … Continued