Garibaldi Plaza stage OMNY stands for “One Miracle in New York.”  We view taiko drumming as a spiritual art. The sound of the taiko drum is as pure and as fundamental as the heartbeat and therefore has the power to cleanse ourselves and our surroundings. Our style of drumming is more traditional, with our main […]

Hare Krishna Festival will include music and performances with food and information booths. More information available on their website:

Stop by this local street festival and say hello to the Conservancy. Sunday, June 14th 1:00-6:00 PM Our table will be on 8th Street in the vicinity of 5th Avenue Sponsored by the Village Alliance, the Positively 8th Street Festival has plenty to do for all ages. The Conservancy will be there sharing seeds, park information, […]

Join the Washington Square Park Conservancy for Animation Day with NYC Parks & Recreation Playground Associate Gabriel. Your child can create their own animated art projects while learning the principles of animation. Projects include a thaumatrope (spinning disk), a flip book, and a kinescope. Wednesday, August 26th Large Playground in Washington Square Park Drop in […]

Join Dances For A Variable Population in Washington Square Park for this annual dance event featuring DVP’s multigenerational company, the Red Silk Dancers and seniors from our free programs in Washington Square Park.

Join Shakespeare in the Square NYU on a journey of love and self-discovery in their spring production of AS YOU LIKE IT. Performances at 1pm and 4pm. Bring your own chair or blanket to sit on!

The love rally, organized in part by the Project for the Advancement of our Common Humanity (PACH) at NYU, will gather world leaders, interfaith leaders, musicians, spoken word poets, elementary and middle school students, activists, and policymakers for an afternoon of readings, remarks, and performances all focused on love and our common humanity. “The love […]