UPCOMING EVENTS

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***Today’s clinic (5/22) is cancelled due to the rain…please join us for the make-up clinic on Monday, June 5!***


CHILDREN’S TENNIS
 

3:30-5:30pm
Tennis Spring 2017

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JUNE CONCERTS

June 8, 15 and 22 –
Thursdays at 5:30pm 
Bring a blanket and enjoy live music!

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6-WEEK LAWN CLOSURE

The Parks Department is re-sodding the lawn, and it will reopen in late May or early June. Thank you for your understanding!

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LADYBUG DAY
Sunday, June 10th
from 10am
Help us place thousands of ladybugs so they can patrol the park ecosystem. Aphids, beware!

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2017 Events

The Friends of Washington Market Park produces several events each year with the support of the Department of Parks & Recreation and contributions from neighborhood residents. To receive email notices of our events, please join our mailing list.

It’s My Park Day
A city-wide event where children can plant bulbs and flowers and help to prepare our park for the season ahead!

Spring 2017: Saturday, May 20th, from 11am – 12pm
Autumn 2017: a Saturday in October… date to be announced

Ladybug Day
Saturday, June 10th, 10am-noon

Free Children’s Tennis Clinics – Spring 2017
Free tennis instruction for children on the park’s Chambers Street court.
April 24, May 1, 8, 15, 22
3:30-4:30pm for children aged 5 and 6 years
4:30-5:30pm for children aged 7 and 8 years

2017 Concerts
Thursdays at 5:30pm on the park lawn
June 8 – Jonny Hirsch Band
June 15 – Rolie Polie Guacamole
June 22 – Astrograss

2017 Movie Nights
Bring a blanket and enjoy movies under the stars! The shows will begin at 7:30pm.
Saturday, September 9
Saturday, September 16
3rd Annual Pumpkin Carving Contest
Sponsored by The Friends of Washington Market Park, this is a free community event with ribbons awarded in three categories: scariest, funniest and most creative. Bring your own pumpkin to enter, or just stop by with your family to enjoy the festive display!
Saturday, October 28, 2017, from 5 – 6:30pm

Halloween Parade and Party
A long-standing Tribeca tradition that brings all the neighborhood’s children together to parade down Greenwich Street and party with games and music in the park.
Sunday, October 29, 2017, from 1 – 3pm

Christmas Party
Crafts, treats and a visit from Santa warm up the park in winter!
Saturday, December 9, 2017, from
2 – 3pm

 

2017 Meetings – The Friends of Washington Market Park

Meetings are held at the Downtown Community Center at 7:30pm. We do not meet in July, August or December.
The 2017 dates are as follows:

January 9
February 13
March 13
April 3
May 8
June 5
September 11
October 16
November 13



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