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].

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CANCELLED Jesse Owens Track & Field Youth Program

October 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This event has been cancelled due to inclement weather.


The Randall’s Island Park Alliance, in partnership with City Parks Foundation, continues to offer the Jesse Owens Track and Field Youth Program! This free weekly track & field youth program is available to youth ages 8-16 and enables participants to learn the fundamentals of the sport and stay active. Activities will focus on running techniques for sprints and relays and will introduce other track and field activities like long jump, hurdles, and long-distance running.

Registration is required on LeagueApps with City Parks Foundation

Changes to note: Age range now 8-16, registration is on LeagueApps instead of Eventbrite

Cancelled: September 30

Location: Thomas Jefferson Park

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


October 14
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Thomas Jefferson Park