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High Bridge Festival



Highbridge Park
173rd and Amsterdam Avenue
10033 New York , NY
United States
New York US


arts and culture, healthcare, education, fitness, food

Groups audience

Get Healthy Heights


The High Bridge, New York City’s oldest standing bridge, opened June 9th! This summer, the High Bridge will once again connect pedestrians and bicyclists from Manhattan and the Bronx, opening a park that has been closed to the public for more than 40 years.

In collaboration with more than a dozen community groups, NYC Parks is hosting a celebratory festival commemorating the re-opening of the iconic High Bridge! Fun events including historical walking tours, outdoor fitness, public art, a scavenger hunt and more! You can also enjoy an evening SummerStage concert featuring Jose Peña Suazo y La Banda Gorda, starting at 7:00 p.m.

We'll be there with our Partner Organizations offering zumba, cooking demos, a fitness class, samba, health screenings and much more! Check out the Get Healthy Heights High Bridge Festival Schedule of Activities.