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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Little Hell Gate Saltmarsh Tour
September 25, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Randall’s Island Park is host to many acres of gorgeous wetland habitat, including a five-acre Little Hell Gate Salt Marsh and one of the city’s only freshwater wetlands. Participants can enjoy viewing beautiful wildflowers, birds and other native wildlife while learning about some of the fascinating history that has shaped the natural areas on the Island. Meet snowy egrets, yellow crowned night herons, red-tailed hawks, and more!
Location: north end side of the boardwalk.