BOOT CAMP (Sunday, May 18th 8:00am-9:00am)
Start the day off right with a good, honest sweat! Join Master Trainer Joel Diaz at 8AM on the plaza for a free one-hour boot camp workout. Be sure to bring water, a towel and a mat if you have one. Then, after a shower at home, come back out to the plaza with the kids to Celebrate Spring at 10:30!
SPRING CELEBRATION (Sunday, May 18th 10:30am—12:30pm)
After a killer workout at Bootcamp, swing for our Spring Celebration from 10:30am–12:30pm! With the garden in full bloom, it’s the best of time of year to join friends on the plaza for this busy family-friendly event. With live music, face painting, henna tattoos, and craft activities from area favorites like NY Kids Club, Playgarden, Reade Street Prep and others, it’s not surprise this is our most popular event of the year!
2014 EVENT SCHEDULE*
January / Mulchfest
Bring your holiday tree to the plaza to be treecycled by the Department of Parks into mulch for city parks and gardens!
April / Jazzfest
Join us on the plaza for an entertaining afternoon of live jazz music and light refreshments, including many of the areas most talented jazz bands.
May / Spring Celebration
Our biggest event of the year, featuring children’s games and activities, food donated by area restaurants, live music and so much more.
June/ SoHarmoniums Women’s Choir
An a cappella performance by the SoHarmoniums Ladies Chior to celebrate the official start of summer!
October/ Duane Park Loft Tour
A neighborhood tradition which offers a peek inside some of the areas most unique and impressive homes. This event is sponsored by Duane Park, with a portion of the proceeds benefiting Bogardus Garden & Plaza.
October / Harvest Festival
A big neighborhood event featuring fun for the whole family, refreshments, music and kid-friendly activities.
December / Holiday Sing
A performance by neighborhood singers sponsored by the Church Street School for Music and Art.
*last updated 1/2014