Most events, concerts, organized sports and gatherings of 20 or more require a permit from NYC Parks. More info here:
Required for organized leagues or use of the fields for special events.
Certain film and photography shoots on property under NYC Parks’ jurisdiction may require a permit from the Mayor’s Office of Media & Entertainment (MOME)
If you have any questions, please contact Nicole Phillip at Nicole.Phillip@parks.nyc.gov
Information on how to obtain a permit or to reserve a court.
Required to use the Riverside Park Skate Park.
Visit the NYC Parks website for more information about permits for research, metal detector use, and other activities.