Holiday Lights!

Join us for a cozy evening in South Cove with caroling, warm beverages, cookies, and the Battery Park City community! If you would like to donate a gift to Stockings with Care, please bring a new, unwrapped gift to the event. You may also drop off gift donations through Friday, December 15th at 75 Battery Place.

Recycle your Tree – December 26th – January 27, 2018

Please deposit your tree without decorations on the curb. Park staff will pick trees until January 27th. Trees will be chipped and used for mulch in the parks of Battery Park City. We appreciate your assistance!

Movie Night: Ghostbusters

Enjoy this spooky classic on Friday the 13th and get ready to be slimed! Join your favorite, quirky band of parapsychologists as they rid the Big Apple of ghosts, ghouls, and other paranormal phenomena.

DOCKAPPELLA

Join us for an autumn celebration of intricately woven harmonies along the Hudson River. Many of the finest college acapella groups in New York and beyond will showcase their pitch-perfect vocal renditions from a diverse variety of musical genres. Bring a blanket and a picnic lunch! Enjoy the music with New York Harbor and the Statue of Liberty as a backdrop!

Go Fish!: Featuring Key Wilde & Mr. Clarke

Experience the thrill of catch-and-release fishing and discover the variety of marine life thriving in the Hudson River! Skilled anglers will be on hand to assist. Rods and bait provided or bring your own. All ages are welcome.

Join experienced anglers for catch-and-release fishing and learn about life in the Hudson River. Observe the day’s catch in aerated tanks and discover what you can do to steward the recovery of the Hudson. This event includes a project and bird watching.

CATCH-AND-RELEASE FISHING 10am-2pm: During Go Fish!, barbless hooks minimize injuries to both fish and participants. Fish are placed in saltwater tanks for observation and identification before being released back into the Hudson. Live demonstrations and displays teach fish anatomy and heighten awareness of the ecology, flourishing marine life and current state of good health of the Hudson River and its estuary. Rods, reels and bait are provided for those who don’t bring their own.

ART PROJECTS 11am-2pm: Learn about the public art in Wagner Park and participate in an art-making workshop. Create your own sound-making instrument with recycled materials.

BIRD WATCHING 11am: Search with an experienced birder for species that live in or migrate through BPC Parks. Binoculars available to borrow.

FAMILY PERFORMANCE 12pm: Key Wilde & Mr. Clarke – Help us kick off the fall season with fishing, art & nature activities, plus a live performance by Grammy award-winning musician Dan Zanes & Friends. Dan will play many of his classic hits, along with tunes from his latest album Ha-Ha This Way, which celebrates the music of Lead Belly.

Movie Night: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Under the shining stars, enjoy a magical evening watching NYC transform into your favorite wizarding world. Set 70 years before the famous Harry Potter began his education at Hogwarts, this tale follows the adventures of another wizard and his remarkable collection of spectacular creatures. Don’t forget your wand!

Go Fish! Featuring Dan Zane & Friends

Experience the thrill of catch-and-release fishing and discover the variety of marine life thriving in the Hudson River! Skilled anglers will be on hand to assist. Rods and bait provided or bring your own. All ages are welcome.

Join experienced anglers for catch-and-release fishing and learn about life in the Hudson River. Observe the day’s catch in aerated tanks and discover what you can do to steward the recovery of the Hudson. This event includes a project and bird watching.

CATCH-AND-RELEASE FISHING 10am-2pm: During Go Fish!, barbless hooks minimize injuries to both fish and participants. Fish are placed in saltwater tanks for observation and identification before being released back into the Hudson. Live demonstrations and displays teach fish anatomy and heighten awareness of the ecology, flourishing marine life and current state of good health of the Hudson River and its estuary. Rods, reels and bait are provided for those who don’t bring their own. 

ART PROJECTS 11am-2pm: Learn about the public art in Wagner Park and participate in an art-making workshop. Create your own sound-making instrument with recycled materials.

BIRD WATCHING 11am: Search with an experienced birder for species that live in or migrate through BPC Parks. Binoculars available to borrow.

FAMILY PERFORMANCE 12pm: Dan Zane & Friends – Help us kick off the fall season with fishing, art & nature activities, plus a live performance by Grammy award-winning musician Dan Zanes & Friends. Dan will play many of his classic hits, along with tunes from his latest album Ha-Ha This Way, which celebrates the music of Lead Belly.

Bhangra Family Dance

Come join the energetic musical party and learn Bhangra, a fusion of traditional Punjabi-style folk dance and music with Western hip-hop and pop influences. Shaan Mutiyaaran Di will lead the dances to the selected beats of DJ Sunny Entertainment.

Strings on Hudson: Foxtrot!

The Knickerbocker Chamber Orchestra swings into action playing dance classics from the Great American Songbook. Sing along, or cut a rug a la Fred and Ginger. Jeepers Creepers, you’ll have a good time!

Silent Summer Dance Party

Get out in the sun and dance! Join us for our Silent Summer Dance Party with the help of Quiet Events.  Put your headphones on and the sounds of the party pulse to life as you groove to your choice of live DJs or a set playlist.  Food trucks on-site with festive fare.  Headphones are free.  Deposit is required.