President’s Circle

President’s Circle members help ensure the Park’s current health, as well as guarantee its future well-being for generations to come.

President’s Circle members are key partners in helping sustain Central Park on a daily basis, providing significant funding through unrestricted gifts of $10,000 or more. With your generous gift to the Central Park Conservancy, you are investing in the future of Central Park and the City.

President's Circle Member Benefits

  • Private driving or walking tour of Central Park, hosted by Conservancy staff or docents

  • Invitation to Shakespeare in the Park with pre-performance cocktail reception

  • Preferred seating and invitation to a pre-performance cocktail reception at the New York Philharmonic’s Concert in the Park on the Great Lawn

  • Behind-the-scenes tours, lectures, and receptions with Park professionals

  • Annual Conservatory Garden Cocktail Party and Walking Tour

  • Annual New York City Marathon Breakfast

  • Annual Skating Party at Wollman Rink


Upcoming Events

Welcome Spring Tours
April 16, 2024 (morning and afternoon)

Welcome Spring Tour and Reception
April 17, 2024

Taste of Summer
June 5, 2024
Ticketed benefit event

New York Philharmonic with Pre-Performance Reception
June 12, 2024

Conservatory Garden Party
June 18, 2024

Central Park in Construction: Behind-the-Scenes Tour of the New Harlem Meer Center June 25, 2024

Virtual Events

We hope you will join us for these virtual events! Invitations will be sent via email.

Secrets of Central Park: Virtual Tours led by Conservancy Guides
Weekly (via Zoom)

Led by expert Central Park Conservancy guides, these exclusive virtual walks will explore Central Park’s iconic landmarks, lush landscapes, and intriguing history.

To learn more about the President's Circle, please contact Mary Van de Graaf at 212.310.6608 or [email protected].