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In past years the Central Park Horse Show has taken place in Central Park at Wollman Rink. Read more

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Great Jazz on the Great Hill

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This annual event features free Jazz performances, swing dancing, and fun for the whole family! Bring a picnic and some dancing shoes. Read more

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This festival of music, comedy, politics, business, ideas and food features an eclectic mashup of performances and talks by some of today's boldest thinkers. See details and the schedule for this annual event on the Great Lawn in Central Park. Read more

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Turn Central Park into a giant game board with these fun scavenger hunt adventures! Save 20% with promo code CENTRALPARK20. Read more

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Experience the best of Central Park! Visit attractions such as Strawberry Fields, Belvedere Castle, Wollman Rink, and Gapstow Bridge. Learn about the history and architecture of the park, and see where many famous movie & tv scenes were shot... Read more

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The Met Breuer, located on Madison Avenue and 75th Street, was designed by Marcel Breuer as an additional space for the public to explore The Metropolitan Museum of Art's modern and contemporary art program. Read more

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Marionette Theater

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Jack and the Beanstalk, Cinderella, Hansel and Gretel, and Gulliver's Travel's are often performed here. Read more

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Romeo and Juliet

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Shakespeare in the Park is an annual summer production held at the Delacorte Theatre in Central Park. It is produced by the Public Theater and attendance is free. Read more

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Horse-drawn carriage rides are one of the most picturesque and romantic ways to see New York's Central Park. Read more

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Many attractions in Central Park were created especially with kids in mind. Read about activities that are perfectly suited for families with young children. Read more

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There are 21 playgrounds located throughout Central Park, each with its own unique theme, design, and type of play structures and equipment. Browse the list and find a space for kids of all ages and abilities! Read more

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SummerStage Festival is a free, outdoor festival of the arts held each year at Rumsey Playfield in Central Park. Read more

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Wollman Rink is open daily from late October through early April. Ice skating at Wollman Rink is one of the most popular and iconic things to do in NYC! Read more

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Rumsey Playfield is home to many types of music, dance and performance arts, as well as the annual SummerStage performance series. Read more

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Grilling or Barbecuing is allowed in Central Park on only three specific days each year. These dates are the only exceptions to the rules, which are strictly enforced in the park. Read more

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In past years the Easter Egg Hunt has taken place in Central Park at the Great Hill (106th street on the west side). Read more

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Central Park is beautiful in all seasons and weather. No matter how many times you walk through the Park, there is always something new to see and discover. Read more

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Have you ever taken the path less traveled through Central Park? Read more

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There is only one place to go swimming in Central Park, and that is Lasker Pool, open from the end of June to Labor Day. The pool features both a wading pool and an Olympic-sized swimming pool. Free lessons and sunscreen provided. Read more

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Every August, the Central Park Conservancy hosts free evening film screenings in Central Park. Bring a blanket and a picnic and enjoy watching a movie under the stars. Read more

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