Take a walk on the wild side at the Bronx’s top family attraction.
Outdoor activities and waterfront views take center stage in this DUMBO green space.
Colorful blooms are a sure sign of springtime in the City.
Catch Shakespeare in the Park, SummerStage concerts, dance performances and lots of art.
Every summer, New York City’s Governors Island hosts flappers and swells.
Get outside and enjoy New York City’s green spaces.
NYC turns into a winter wonderland.
See the lawns, fountains, waterfalls and other attractions that make this one of the most famous parks in the world.
The only constant in NYC is change.
Head outside for baseball, thrill rides and scenic walks.
With its newly renovated pro shop, you'll be the best-looking golfer on the course after practicing on the ranges at the Brooklyn Golf Center.
Miles from the nearest natural rocks to climb, the newly opened Brooklyn Boulders is the biggest climbing gym (18,000 square feet) in the five boroughs, with walls of more than 30 feet and many tricky things to climb, including a scale replica of the Brooklyn Bridge tower and a 45-degree angle wall for experienced climbers.
This pedestrian walkway offers spectacular views of Downtown Manhattan, the East River and the Brooklyn Bridge.
Though the 5,000 square-foot boathouse itself is still a work in progress, this site is the home of the park’s human-powered boating public initiative.
The idyllic Garden of Union, in the Park Slope neighborhood of Brooklyn, is a bellwether of the burgeoning interest in local foods.
When the late Constantinos Dionysios Vourderis—otherwise known as Deno—bought the Wonder Wheel in the early 1980s, he fulfilled a longtime promise to his wife: he’d vowed on more than one occasion to purchase the Ferris wheel for her as a wedding present, so everyone could see how much he loved her.
The newest addition to the Brooklyn Bridge Park greenway, this restored industrial pier boasts five acres encompassing basketball, handball and bocce courts along with picnic tables, swings and a full-size inline skating rink.
Brooklyn may not be known for its equestrian offerings, but this facility is bound to impress even the most serious of riders.
A shrine to all things game-related, The Brooklyn Strategist offers players inexpensive access to a wide variety of board, card and strategy games, including Scrabble, Dungeons and Dragons, chess, Warhammer, Settlers of Catan and Risk—as well as many other games that may not yet be household names, like Illuminati and Ravenloft.
Open-air, 5,000-seat venue hosting concerts, shows, comedy and events.
Possibly the longest unbroken meadow in any urban US park, Long Meadow is almost a mile of open green space, spanning nearly the entire west side of the park from Grand Army Plaza to Prospect Park Southwest.
The Prospect Park bandshell hosts a wide variety of open-air entertainment during the warm weather months, including live rock, jazz, and classical concerts, as well as movie screenings—many of them free to the public.