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 running track, plus soccer fields, bocce ball pits, handball courts and a jungle gym-esque fitness corner, Williamsburg’s 35-acre McCarren Park is one of the more crowded outdoor recreation spots in Brooklyn.
This park is Brooklyn's first, established in 1847 after serving as the home to several forts during the Revolutionary War.
Part of the City's public tennis court system, the Prospect Park Tennis Center provides almost a dozen courts, with both clay and hard surfaces, for open-air play in the warmer months—and the courts are then enclosed by bubble roofs for wintertime play.
The idyllic Garden of Union, in the Park Slope neighborhood of Brooklyn, is a bellwether of the burgeoning interest in local foods.
Though most day-trippers are drawn to this Red Hook park by its panoramic vistas—including views of the Statue of Liberty, Governor’s Island, New York Harbor, Staten Island and the Manhattan skyline—there’s New York City history to be beheld here as well.
This carousel has resided in Prospect Park since 1952, after being hand-carved in 1912, and first assembled in Coney Island.
Covering 55 acres and with a depth of nearly seven feet, the Prospect Park Lake is one of the area’s most popular spots for catch-and-release fishing.
First opened in 1957, this nearly six-acre park is named after George Wood Wingate, one of the founders of the NRA.
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.
Ordinarily a mild-mannered (and, of course, much appreciated) neighborhood park, this open space becomes a lot more on Thursday nights in the summertime.