Events

Events

Friends of Duane Park hosts events to create community spirit in the neighborhood. Some of our events help generate funds that fuel our work
in the park and garden.

Nov 30

#GIVINGTUESDAY

Tuesday, November 30th. Please make a gift to NYC’s historic Duane Park this season. Its care depends on neighbors and friends like you.

Donate Now to make a gift to Duane Park, and click here for more information about Giving Tuesday.

Feb 2

Groundhog Day

Wednesday, February 2nd, 3:30 – 5pm. Celebrate Groundhog Day in Duane Park. Whether the prediction is for an extended winter or an early spring, we will have a festive celebration of both. Followed by our winter fundraiser for adults from 6:30 – 8pm. Location forthcoming.

Apr 16

Shred Day

Saturday, April 16th, 10am – 2pm. In honor of Earth Day clear out your papers. Drop them into our mobile shredder in Duane Park for free. And presto, your spring cleaning is done!

Previous Events

Oct 5

Music in the park

Tuesday, October 5th, 6:30 – 8pm. Rescheduled due to rain from September 28th, in Duane Park as Church Street School and Friends of Duane Park team up to ring in the new school year with an outdoor concert you will not want to miss. The musical lineup is jam packed with Church Street School’s talented alums, students, and faculty.

Sep 28

Music in the park

Tuesday, September 28th, 6:30 – 8pm. Church Street School and Friends of Duane Park team up to ring in the new school year with an outdoor concert you will not want to miss. The musical lineup is jam packed with Church Street School’s talented alums, students, and faculty.

Sep 16

Jazz in the park

Thursday, September 16th, 6:30 – 8pm. Join us in Duane Park with Jesse & Steve Adelson, a father and son duo, originally from Long Island, NY.

Aug 26

Neighbors’ Night

Thursday, August 26th, 6:30 – 8pm. Join Friends of Duane Park and Homemade by Miriam. Order your picnic box from https://www.homemadebymiriam.com/ and dine in Duane Park while enjoying local musicians Tony Reilly and Stephen Oppenheimber.

Aug 12

Summer Music Series

Thursday, August 12th, 6:30 – 8pm. Friends of Duane Park host Peter and Wilson from Four 26 Studios in the park.

Jul 22

Summer Music Series

Thursday, July 22nd, 6:30 – 8pm. Check out band, Nxtime, in our historic Duane Park.

Jul 8

Summer Music Series

Thursday, July 8th, 6:30 – 8pm. Join Chris Oledude and friends in historic Duane Park.