NYRR Open Run Pelham Bay Park
Every Thursday at 7pm

Meet us at the Sweetgum Playground

NYRR Open Run is a weekly run/walk open to everyone: kids and adults, strollers and dogs, walkers and runners.  It is year-round and will be held even during the winter! We hope you can join us Thursdays at 7pm near the Sweetgum Playground for a run/walk in beautiful Pelham Bay Park!

For more info, visit You can also join our Facebook group, NYRR Open Run Pelham Bay Park.

Questions? Email


Explorer’s Club: Navigating the Night Sky
Saturday, December 14, 6pm
Pelham Bay Nature Center

Using the stars for navigation is an ancient human practice. Learn how to use the night sky as a map by identifying key stars and constellations, and earn a navigation stamp. For more information, visit the NYC Parks website. This event is held by the Urban Park Rangers and FREE.


The Great Outdoors Photo Contest
beginning January 5, 2020

Back by popular demand! We are proud to announce our third photo contest. For categories and schedule, please click here.


For more events in the Park, visit our partners’ websites!

NYC Parks:

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum:

Turtle Cove Golf Center:

Pelham Bay & Split Rock Golf Courses:


updated 2019-12-04