history of the america’s cup in new york

the america’s cup races return to new york city for the first time since 1920, and viewing will be ideal from battery park city.  learn the story of the america’s cup from yachting historian john rousmaniere, a leading authority on this legendary regatta.

gardening volunteers

cultivate your enthusiasm for gardening by working as a volunteer alongside battery park city parks’ horticulturists. see battery park city’s gardens up close while you gain insights into bpc

parks’ unique methods of sustainable horticulture.

for more information, call 212-267-9700.

family swim

parents and kids can free-swim together all year round  in our indoor half-olympic sized pool! bring your own towel, lock and swim cap and we’ll provide you with a fun array of pool toys, noodles and floaties.

fridays: 7 pm – 9:45 pm

free for members. if you’re not a community center member yet, day passes are available for only $15 for adults and $10 for youth, students and seniors.