Summer on the Hudson Events: May 3-10

Summer on the Hudson’s *FREE* events in Riverside Park

Events May 3rd to 10th

Riverside South

Irish Arts Center New York City Irish Dance Festival

The Irish Arts Center <http://www.irishartscenter.org/>
returns with its 12th annual much-loved celebration of traditional
Irish dance and music, featuring performances by stars of the Irish
dance world and NY area dance schools. Join in the fun with live
music, workshops in traditional Irish dance for all skill levels, a
singer’s circle, Irish language classes, face-painting, children’s
craft table and more. This program is supported, in part, by public
funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, and by
the New York State Council on the Arts, a public agency.

Sunday, May 5, 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Pier I at 70th St.

West Harlem Piers Park

Shape Up NYC Zumba

Shape Up NYC
<http://www.nycgovparks.org/programs/recreation/shape-up-nyc>
offers more than 175 free fitness classes every week at locations
across the five boroughs to help New Yorkers shape up.

Zumba – Saturdays, May 4-September 28 – 11:00 a.m. – Fishing Pier at
125th and Marginal Streets

/West Harlem Piers Park programming for SOH 2013 is sponsored by
FAIRWAY MARKET./

Mid-Riverside

Tai Chi

Join Silvana Pizzuti to learn and practice Tai Chi, a slow moving
martial art with health benefits for all fitness levels.

Sundays, May 5,12, 19, and 29 at 8:00 a.m. at West 89th Soldiers’ and
Sailors’ Monument

Riverside Park and Summer on the Hudson Multimedia Section

Summer on the Hudson programming is free to the public. Seating is
limited, unreserved, and available on a first-come, first-served basis
beginning 1-2 hours before the event. If there is heavy rain at the
time of the event, the event will be cancelled. No rain dates are
scheduled. If attendance reaches maximum capacity management reserves
the right to close participation.

Riverside Park South is located on the Hudson River between 59th and
72nd Streets with entrances at 59th, 68th, 72nd. Riverside Park South
Park closes at 11:00 p.m.
West Harlem Piers Park is located on the Hudson River between
124-135th Streets. Riverside Park and West Harlem Piers Park close at
1:00 a.m.
Permanent food and drink concessions (cafes) are located in the park
at 70th <http://www.piericafe.com/>
, 79th <http://www.boatbasincafe.com/>
, and 105th <http://www.hudsonbeachcafe.com/>
.. Mobile vendors can be found in various locations throughout the
park.
Restrooms are located at 70th, 72nd, 79th, 83rd (Playground), 91st
(Playground) 97th (Playground),105th (Ballfields), 123rd and 148th
(Playground).
Bike and Roll NYC <http://www.bikeandroll.com/newyork/>
provides bike rental at 72nd and 135th Streets, Spring & Fall: 9:00
a.m. – 7:00 p.m., Summer: 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m./somewhat weather
dependent. Discounts for season long & family memberships available!

For more information, call (212) 408-0219 or visit
http://www.nyc.gov/parks/soh

To make a donation to Riverside Park in support of the events
programming, please visit www.riversideparknyc.org
<http://www.riversideparkfund.org>

See you in the Park!


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