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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Randall’s Island Waterfront Walking Tour
May 20, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Join the Department of City Planning, the Department of Parks and Recreation, and the Randall’s Island Park Alliance as we explore the waterfront and shoreline of Randall’s Island. Learn about the history of the Island and its incredible transformation over the past century. Walk through gardens, salt marshes, and other natural habitats to discuss climate resiliency and the changing uses of our waterfront. The tour will end at the Randall’s Island Connector to the Bronx, which links the waterfront neighborhood of Port Morris to the Island.
Registration is required for this event. Click here to register!
Location: Base of the 103rd Street Footbridge