Forest Restoration Fridays

Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx contains 640 acres of forest and freshwater wetlands. Join VCPA in maintaining this important ecosystem.

Barefoot Dancing

Van Cortlandt Park Golf House 115 Van Cortlandt Park West, Bronx, NY

Get up and dance at the Van Cortlandt Golf House- Back Deck or bring a blanket, sit, and enjoy Quenia Ribeiro with Live Drumming.


Woodlawn Beautification Day

Woodlawn Playground Van Cortlandt Park East and Oneida Ave., Bronx, NY

Beautify the area around Woodlawn Playground by removing non-native invasive plants, planting native species and general clean-up.

NY Philharmonic Concert in VCP

THE PHIL IS BACK!!! And, as always, it is FREE for all to enjoy. Pack a picnic, BYOB (bring your own blanket), and get ready for a lovely evening on the Parade Ground. 

Family Fun Hike: Happy Father’s Day

Happy Father's Day!: Family Fun Hike in Van Cortlandt Park. For 2 to 6 year olds and their adult(s). Led by a Van Cortlandt Park Alliance educator!

Mile-a-Minute Pull

Join us in removing mile-a-minute from the floodplain forest. Mile-a-minute is a non-indigenous vine species that threatens the biodiversity within Van Cortlandt Park.

Juneteenth Celebration

Van Cortlandt Park Alliance and Bronx Arts Ensemble invite you to an evening celebration of Juneteenth.


Forest Restoration Fridays

Every Friday during June, volunteers can join VCPA staff in maintaining the floodplain forest along Tibbetts Brook in Van Cortlandt Park.