NYC Public Beaches Open for the SeasonMay 29, 10am - 6pmNYC Public Beaches Citywide
Parks maintains 14 miles of beaches, all of which are open from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. During beach season, lifeguards are on duty daily, from 10 am to 6 pm. Swimming is prohibited when lifeguards are not on duty and in closed sections. Closed sections are marked with signs and/or red flags.

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NYC Public Beaches Citywide
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Fleet WeekMay 29, All Day EventEvents in all boroughs. Check schedule.
Fleet Week New York, May 25 - May 31, now in its 28th year, is the city’s time-honored celebration of the sea services. It is an unparalleled opportunity for the citizens of New York and the surrounding tri-state area to meet Sailors, Marines and Coast Guardsmen, as well as witness firsthand the latest capabilities of today’s maritime services. The weeklong celebration has been held nearly every year since 1984.

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Basic OrienteeringMay 29, 1 pm - 2:30 pmForest Avenue and Silver Lake Park Road

Hiking is the ultimate way to enjoy the outdoors and a fun way to reduce stress. Regardless of the intensity level, it is a great way to burn calories and stay fit. 

Our Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to the hidden gems of New York City parks. On an orienteering program, you will learn the skills to navigate using a map and compass. 



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