Category Archives: Outdoor events

A very good movie for you to watch tonight: Stop Making Sense

August 1, 2015- The Brookfield people are showing a free movie at the Winter Garden tonight.

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Images from July 4th, 2015

July 4, 2015

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Le Dîner en Blanc shuts down the bike path

July 29, 2015- Letter to the Editor by BPCResident

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Who killed the Koi?

April 21, 2011 One of the best assets in Battery Park City for children and visitors has been the unique and

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West Thames Park grass field not opened, committee decides usage rules

Update: August 2, 2011 In what exemplifies the disconnect between the bureaucrats governing lower Manhattan and the

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Bombshell: Parks Conservancy still not agreeing to assume control of the West Thames grass field

July 5, 2011 The Battery Park Community Board met tonight to discuss how the newly-sodded grass field in

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Roger Waters plays Newport with My Morning Jacket

July 24, 2015

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Review: Taming of the Shrew

July 12, 2015– By Steven E. Greer Shakespeare in the park is a tedious affair under ideal conditions.

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Images from Grand Banks oyster bar

June 11, 2015

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O.A.R plays the esplanade

July 14, 2015-  The lead singer, Marc Roberg, lives in BPC (in Leo’s building).

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Two cruise ships in NY Harbor

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No activity in the new “sailing school”

July 1, 2015- By Steven E. Greer The new “sailing school” that has supposedly replaced Mike Fortenbaugh’s is getting

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So that’s where it went: The WTC Sphere’s new home

June 22, 2015- The controversial, no-one-seems-to-want-it-in-their-backyard, WTC Sphere

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The Pier 26 boathouse kayaks

July 5, 2015- The Pier 26 boathouse kayaks that you can take out for free. 

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Fireworks on the Hudson: July 4th, 2015

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Images from the 2015 Swedish Midsummer festival

June 19, 2015- Click on the images for best full-screen experience

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Review: The Swedish Midsummer Festival is an overcrowded deathtrap

June 19, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD I have now witnessed two or three of these summer solstice celebratory Swedish Midsummer

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Quick: How many towers do you see?

June 27, 2015- Take a quick look, then close your eyes. How many towers did you see? If you

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Shark!

Update June 26, 2015- The Post is making a big deal out of the story of a BPC esplanade

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Images from Tear Drop Park 2015

June 6, 2015

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