2024 Taste of Summer

Join us in Central Park for our delectable kickoff to summer in New York City.

Taste of Summer features culinary tastings prepared by some of the City's best restaurants, plus cocktails, music, and dancing.

Hosted at the iconic Bethesda Terrace, this annual benefit supports the Central Park Conservancy's mission to restore, maintain, and enhance Central Park.

Presented by

Stay tuned for additional information on Young Associate tickets, available to guests between the ages of 21 and 39.


Enter the Park at 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue near Bethesda Terrace.

The event will be held rain or shine. Attendees must be 21 and up. Tickets will not be issued; all names will be held on a guest list.

For more information, please contact the Special Events department at 212.446.2242 or [email protected].