UPCOMING EVENTS

Summer Concerts

 

***TONIGHT’S CONCERT 6/27 IS CANCELLED DUE TO THE WEATHER FORECAST. CHECK BACK HERE OR OUR INSTAGRAM FOR THE NEW DATE!***


Join us for live music in the park!

June 16 | 5pm
Jonny Hirsch

June 23 | 5pm
Rolie Polie Guacamole

June 27 | 4pm
Astrograss

 

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Our park coloring book!

Now you can bring your favorite park home!
Learn more

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Reserve the Gazebo!

 

Our Gazebo may be reserved for small gatherings.

Complete this form and reserve your two-hour slot today!

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It’s My Park Day Photos!


Thanks for gardening with us on May 14th, Tribeca!

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Pumpkin Carving Contest 2021

 


We saw fierce competition again this year! click for photos

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News

 

How Families Are Celebrating Halloween This Year — Social-distance Style

New York Post – October 31, 2020

Please Touch: Exotic Critters Bring Scaly Excitement to a Tribeca Park

Tribeca Trib – June 1, 2018

After the Big Snow, It Was All Downhill in Tribeca’s Washington Market Park

Tribeca Trib – January 25, 2016

Faces in the Crowd: Washington Market Park’s Halloween Extravaganza

Tribeca Trib – October 26, 2015

Carved Pumpkin Contest

Tribeca Citizen – October 25, 2015

From Dump to Jewel: How Washington Market Park Took Root in Tribeca

Tribeca Trib – July 22, 2015
written by Kathryn Freed

Gardener Richie Spring 2015

The Man Who Helps Make Washington Market Park Awash in Color!


Tribeca Trib – May 19, 2015

written by Monica Forrestall

 

Lawn Closures

reposted June 2018

We understand the community enjoys using this lawn as an active playspace, and so do we!

From late April until early June, the lawn will be closed for its annual sodding. This summer, Parks Gardener Richie will have the park lawn open the majority of the time. However, he will need to limit access to the lawn when conditions are soggy and the grass is most susceptible to damage, in hopes the lawn will remain green throughout the summer and fall.

When raining or in soggy conditions, the lawn will be closed. When the lawn dries a bit, it will be reopened.

Thank you for your understanding.

The Friends of Washingotn Market Park

 

Compost collection has come to Tribeca

GrowNYC is running a pilot program to expand current food scrap collections from NYC households at select Greenmarkets.  This means you and your Tribeca neighbors can bring your food scraps to the Tribeca Greenmarket every Saturday between 8am and 1pm.

What types of food scraps are usable in compost? Accepted materials include fruit and vegetable scraps, non-greasy food scraps (rice, pasta, bread, cereal etc.), coffee grounds and filters, tea bags, egg and nut shells, pits, cut or dried flowers, houseplants and potting soil.

Food scraps dropped at the Tribeca Greenmarket will be composted into a soil additive that will nourish street trees, gardens and more — instead of wasting away in landfills. Please consider participating and spreading the word! Visit www.grownyc.org/compost to learn more.