- Discover Fort Tompkins
- When: Sun Aug 2, 2015 11am to 2pm
Where: visitor center parking area, New York Avenue
Event Description: Explore the little known areas of this historic structure with a park ranger. Learn about coastal fortifications and get a glimpse of life in the 1800’s. Wear sturdy footwear. Meet at the visitor center parking area, New York Avenue.
- Discovery Day
- When: Sun Aug 2, 2015 11am to 4pm
Where: Freshkills Park, Staten Island, NY 10314, United States
Event Description: Event: Discovery Day at Freshkills Park Location: Parking at 350 Wild Avenue, Staten Island NY 10314 Days &Times: Sunday, August 2nd 11am-4pm Website: http://freshkillspark.org/event/discovery-day-2 Discover the trails and hills of the world's largest landfill-to-park project! Freshkills Park is opening up two sections of the 2,200 acre site for a day of walking, bicycling, jogging and exploring. Kayak Staten Island will lead a free kayaking program from 11am – 3pm in the Fresh Kill and Main Creek waterways, and free bicycles will be available for riding around the paths. Activities for kids will be available, and a bus to the scenic overlook will run throughout the day.
- FEASTival presented by North Shore Business Association
- When: Sun Aug 2, 2015 12pm to 6pm
Where: Nick Laporte Pl, Staten Island, NY 10301, USA
Event Description: Visitors can enjoy food from local restaurants and food trucks located on Nick LaPorte Place. Entertainment will include acoustic music, dancers, magicians and art presentations. #foodtrucks #music
Friday, May 22, 2015
By Anthony Pascale / NY1
Marty Markowitz of NYC and Company sits down with NY1's Anthony Pascale to discuss the organization's latest tourism initiative which highlights two Staten Island neighborhoods.
Watch the full story on NY1.
NYC ARTS recently profiled the Noble Maritime Collection for a segment called “Curator’s Choice.” Be sure to check it out here, or in the video player below.
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