Events

Explore your City

December 2018

Saturday, May 25

Urban Farm Exploration Day

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Explore the Urban Farm's variety of crops, rice paddies, and fragrant herbs, and meet the chickens, too! All ages welcome.  

Spring Festival

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Join NYC Parks and Council Member Robert Holden for a fun afternoon of crafts, games, inflatables, transformation face painting, and more!

Roots Saturdays

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Every Saturday at the park, join Hellgate Farm and a rotation of local partners for drop-in workshops, food demos, and activities for kids and families.

Family Day

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Join NYC Parks and Council Member Rory Lancman for a fun afternoon of crafts, games, inflatables, face painting and more!

Art on the Farm

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Join the Urban Farm at Randall's Island Park for unique family art projects inspired by the farm.

Omar’s Summer Blast-Off

2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Celebrate the holiday weekend with live DJ music, dance contests, fun games, and magic shows.

Sunday, May 26

Free Visits to the Queens Botanical Garden

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Visit the Queens Botanical Garden's sprawling landscape and a wide array of plants for free.

Urban Farm Exploration Day

11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Explore the Urban Farm's variety of crops, rice paddies, and fragrant herbs, and meet the chickens, too! All ages welcome.  

Summer on the Hudson: Mamapalooza

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Fierce feminist families celebrate all mamas and the people who love them at the annual festival featuring music, family-focused vendors, wellness activities, art, and activism.

Family Day

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Join for a fun afternoon of crafts, games, inflatables, transformation face painting with Agostino Arts, an animal show, a photo booth, and more!