In addition to the daily array of performers, Washington Square hosts all kinds of scheduled musical, theater and performance events from New York City and around the world. These are organized by various groups–read descriptions for more details.
All are free and open to the public unless noted. Join us!
From our historic Arch to the resident hawks, the Park has many stories to be told! Stop by our Welcome Wagon on Saturdays and Sundays and talk with Washington Square Docents. These Conservancy volunteers are eager to share their knowledge of the park with you. You’ll learn about the more….. [ more ]
Free Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga
Get your yoga on in Washington Square Park this summer and fall with Sacred Sounds Yoga. Breathe, move, and stretch with us Wednesday mornings at Garibaldi Plaza. Please bring your own yoga mat. Free, courtesy of the NYC Parks Department. Every Wednesday, 8:30AM – 9:30 AM Starts more….. [ more ]
Free Kids Yoga with Sacred Sounds Yoga
Kids can join in the yoga fun as they stretch and move to songs, rhymes, and more with Sacred Sounds Yoga. Foster creativity, cooperation, and confidence in a safe environment where all kids are perfect just the way they are! Please bring your own yoga mat. Wednesdays this summer Starts more….. [ more ]
Washington Square Music Festival
This June, join us for the 59th season of free concerts in the park, presented by the Washington Square Music Festival. The Festival is presented under the auspices of the Washington Square Association. Lutz Rath is Music Director. Concerts will take place at 8:00 PM at Garibaldi Plaza on more….. [ more ]
Free Nature Walk Through the Park
Join NYC naturalist Leslie Day, author of Field Guide to the Natural World of New York City, Field Guide to the Street Trees of New York City, and Field Guide to the Neighborhood Birds of New York City for a nature walk through Washington Square Park where she will talk about the more….. [ more ]
Washington Square Park Conservancy at Positively 8th Street
Catch the Washington Square Park Conservancy at the Positively 8th Street Festival in June, July, and August! We’ll have fun park facts, giveaways, information about volunteer opportunities, and more. Stop on by and say hello. Now in its fifth year, Positively 8th Street is a more….. [ more ]
Tango Nights at Washington Square Park
Spend Tuesday evenings in July and August experiencing the Taste of Tango! Make friends or dance with a new partner while enjoying tango music, stories, classes and open dance. Strictly Tan go NYC Dance School brings you the “authentic Buenos Aires Tango feeling” presented by more….. [ more ]