When to Visit Freshkills Park this Spring and Summer
We’re excited to announce this year’s spring and early summer calendar of public programs at Freshkills Park! These tours and events offer unique opportunities to visit normally closed sections of the landfill-to-park project. Whether kayaking through the creeks, photographing the landscape, or hiking and bicycling along miles of meadows, these free programs invite the public to learn about the project and enjoy large sections of the park before they open.
Hike for Volunteers – Sunday, April 9 at 10:00 a.m.
Photography Tour – Saturday, April 15 at 12:00 p.m.
Photography Tour – Saturday, April 15 at 4:00 p.m.
Kayak Tour – Sunday, April 30 at 11:00 a.m.
Discovery Day – Sunday, June 4, 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Photography Tour – Saturday, June 17 at 12:00 p.m.
Photography Tour – Saturday, June 17 at 4:00 p.m.
Kayak Tour – Sunday, June 18 at 2:00 p.m.
Tours are free but registration is required. Sign-up for kayaking opens two weeks before each tour date. Interested in learning more about Freshkills Park? Join the mailing list and follow @freshkillspark on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.