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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Hell Gate Bridge Centennial Celebration Walking Tour
April 1, 2017 @ 10:00 am
One event on April 1, 2017 at 2:00 pm
April 1, 1917 marks the date of the first passenger train to make its way over the newly constructed Hell gate Bridge.
Come join the Randall’s Island Park Alliance – exactly 100 years later – on a tour to celebrate this iconic structure! We’ll start at the Randall’s Island Connector and follow the bridge’s epic arches from north to south, ending at its longest and most grandiose span near the Randall’s Island Urban Farm.