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Discover the latest from Hudson River Park! Find fun tips for your next visit, read up on upcoming events and dig deeper into exciting Park initiatives.

Whether you’re interested in our environmental research, educational offerings, sustainability initiatives, cultural programming, volunteer opportunities or vibrant year-round horticulture and wildlife, you’ve come to the right place. Enjoy getting to know your west side backyard!

For the first time in 11 years, Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks, the largest fireworks display in the nation, returns to the Hudson River. Hudson River Park has been working closely with Macy’s, the City of New York, the New York Police Department and other local agencies to ensure ...

Throughout the week of Juneteenth, Hudson River Park welcomes you to join events that celebrate local Black artists and voices and create opportunities for celebration of, and reflection on, this vital part of America’s history. 

Throughout Pride Month, our lineup of events celebrates LGBTQIA+ voices and creates opportunities for communities to come together in our west side backyard.

Join us for Hudson River Park’s 2024 event season, featuring hundreds of free and fun events connecting communities to the river.

Scope out your spot — and plan to safely view — the solar eclipse from Hudson River Park! There will be a partial solar eclipse visible in New York City on Monday, April 8. Check out these locations within HRPK where you can pick up safety glasses and watch the eclipse, and be ...

Park time is an important part of your routine with your furry best friend, and dog families like yours are a vital part of our Hudson River Park community. When you’re in the Park with your pup, we ask that you follow certain rules and guidelines  so that everyone—...

Each year around this time, we look forward to a special seasonal event that our waterways experience: the plankton bloom. This explosion in plankton population jumpstarts our local Hudson River aquatic ecosystem after a long, cold winter. Learn about some of the plankton we see in the Hudson River.

Claws up for Crab Week

Crab Week is a weeklong crustacean celebration from July 14-20.

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