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Picture the Beach! Photo Contest with the Friends of Pelham Bay Park

            When should you submit your image? People at the Beach: Jan 1-8 Scenic Vistas: Jan 21-27 Wildlife: Feb 11-17 Infused by Bronx History: Mar 4-10 Seasons: Mar 25-31

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Picture the Beach! Photo Contest: Rules, Terms and Conditions

The Friends of Pelham Bay Park and the City Island Nautical Museum invite photographers to enter its Picture the Beach! Photo Contest.  As plans begin for the restoration of the landmark Pavilion at Orchard Beach, we want to celebrate the

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Picture the Beach! Photo Contest: Panel of Judges

Jane Protzman has lived on City Island since 1991 but had already sailed for many years from the area.  Since retiring from AT&T she pursued a travel bug, primarily embarking on expedition ships and photographing as she went along. Her

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Picture The Beach! Photo Contest: Legal Conditions

By entering this contest, you agree to all of the terms and conditions relating to this contest and you are responsible for understanding Your Rights. By entering, participants agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless The Friends of Pelham Bay

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October Volunteer Dates!

Join the Friends of Pelham Bay Park and get your hands dirty keeping the park clean! From 10 am to 1pm, come volunteer in our park! Saturday, Oct 14 Removing invasive plants in the South Woodlands (Pelham South) Saturday, Oct

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Pelham Bay Park Featured on News12 The Bronx

The Hutchinson River Restoration Project in conjunction with NYC Parks took part in the International Coastal Cleanup organized by the Ocean Conservancy this past Sunday, September 17. Check out the coverage on News12 The Bronx (you may need a subscription

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Summer So Far

It’s been a busy and exciting summer in Pelham Bay Park! Here’s what has happened so far: On Thursday, June 22nd, NYC Parks brought SING to the park with Movies under the Stars. Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr and

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Groundbreaking for Fitness Equipment and Sensory Nature Trail

NYC Parks Commissioner Mitchell J. Silver, FAICP, today joined Deputy Bronx Borough President Aurelia Greene, Council Member James Vacca, the Friends of Pelham Bay Park, and community members to break ground on the installation of new fitness equipment and an

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Call for Artists: Garden Exhibition at Bartow-Pell

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum invites artists to submit their work for an outdoor, temporary group exhibition to celebrate the centennial of its formal gardens. Artists selected for the exhibition will have an opportunity for their work to be seen by thousands

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Friends “Picture the Park!” Photo Contest

In spring 2015, the Friends of Pelham Bay Park launched its first photography contest, incorporating its Facebook page for voting. Contestants could enter photographs in three of five subject categories: Seasons, People in the Park, Wildlife, Infused by Bronx History,

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