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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Run the River 5K
September 21, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Run the River 5K raises funds to help RIPA program the Island and protect its beautiful recreational areas. Enjoy breathtaking views as you run along waterfront pathways. The USATF-certified 5K takes advantage of Icahn Stadium’s world-class track and features a post-race celebration. Lace up your sneakers to support a good cause!
There will be free children’s fun runs on the track starting at 10:30am. Fun run is open to kids 12 & under and ranging in distance from 50-200 meters. Registration is not required for the Fun Run.