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Central Park Alerts and Closures


Check this page for updates on major disruptions and scheduled closures in Central Park. Please note that some areas of the Park close due to weather conditions. You can also follow us on Twitter for updates.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

all day

Bowling Greens Closed
  • Closures and Affected Areas: The Bowling Greens are closed for turf care maintenance.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Visitor Centers Closed
  • Closures and Affected Areas: North Meadow Recreation Center, Charles A. Dana Discovery Center, Belvedere Castle, Chess & Checkers House, Columbus Circle Information Kiosk, and Dairy Visitor Center are closed.
  • More Information: www.centralparknyc.org/visit/visitor-centers.html

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

all day

Heckscher Ballfields Closed
  • Closures and Affected Areas: Heckscher Ballfields are closed for turf care maintenance.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

all day

North Meadow Closed
  • Closures and Affected Areas: The North Meadow is closed for turf care maintenance.

Thursday, June 29, 2017

all day

Great Lawn Closed
  • Closures and Affected Areas: The Great Lawn is closed for turf care maintenance.

Saturday, July 1, 2017

5:00 am - 8:30 am

CRCA Bike Race
  • Closures and Affected Areas: Drives crowded
  • More Information: www.crca.net

Monday, July 3, 2017

7:00 am - 3:00 pm

Bowling Greens Closed
  • Closures and Affected Areas: The Bowling Greens are closed for turf care maintenance until 3:00 pm.

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

All day

Indepence Day Holiday
  • Closures and Affected Areas: Drives closed to vehicle traffic

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

all day

Sheep Meadow Closed
  • Closures and Affected Areas: Sheep Meadow is closed for turf care maintenance.

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

7:00 am - 3:00 pm

Dana Center Lawn Closed
  • Closures and Affected Areas: The Dana Center Lawn is closed for turf care maintenance.

Thursday, July 6, 2017

7:00 am - 3:00 pm

North Meadow Closed
  • Closures and Affected Areas: The North Meadow is closed for turf care maintenance until 3:00 pm.

Sunday, July 9, 2017

5:00 am - 8:30 am

CRCA Bike Race
  • Closures and Affected Areas: Drives crowded
  • More Information: www.crca.net

Monday, July 10, 2017

7:00 am - 3:00 pm

East Meadow Closed
  • Closures and Affected Areas: The East Meadow is closed for turf care maintenance until 3:00 pm.

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

7:00 am - 3:00 pm

East 102nd Street Landscape Closed
  • Closures and Affected Areas: The East 102nd Street Landscape is closed for maintenance.

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

all day

Bowling Greens Closed
  • Closures and Affected Areas: The Bowling Greens are closed for turf care maintenance.

Sunday, July 16, 2017

6:00 am - 3:00 pm

NYC Triathlon
  • Closures and Affected Areas: Affected Areas: Drives, 72nd Street Transverse, Road East of Sheep Meadow
  • More Information: www.nyctri.com/

Monday, July 17, 2017

7:00 am - 3:00 pm

Great Lawn Closed
  • Closures and Affected Areas: The Great Lawn is closed for turf care maintenance until 3:00 pm.

Friday, July 21, 2017

7:00 am - 3:00 pm

Heckscher Ballfields Closed
  • Closures and Affected Areas: Heckscher Ballfields are closed for turf care maintenance until 3:00 pm.

Sunday, July 23, 2017

5:00 am - 8:30 am

CRCA Bike Race
  • Closures and Affected Areas: Drives crowded
  • More Information: www.crca.net

Monday, July 24, 2017

all day

Bowling Greens Closed
  • Closures and Affected Areas: The Bowling Greens are closed for turf care maintenance.