Stop by GrowNYC’s Project Farmhouse Arch Installation


It’s your last chance to walk through GrowNYC’s Project Farmhouse Arch Installation in the Union Square Greenmarket! The Arch, made from hundreds of repurposed tubes, heralds the arrival of Project Farmhouse, GrowNYC’s new sustainability and education Continue reading

Kick-off the Holiday Shopping Season at Picture Perfect in Union Square This Sunday


We invite you to get Picture Perfect in Union Square this Sunday, November 22nd, from 10 AM – 2 PM in Union Square Park’s West Plaza. Don your most festive attire, and gather your friends and family to have your holiday portraits taken,* enjoy live entertainment, hot beverages from Pret a Manger, giveaways, and so much more!

Check out photos from last year’s event

*Photos available on a first-come, first-serve basis

City to Redevelop P.C. Richard Site into New Tech Hub


Today, New York City’s Economic Development Corporation (EDC) announced plans to redevelop a city-owned site currently occupied by P.C. Richard & Son located within the Union Square district at 124 East 14th Street.  A call for proposals includes guidelines encouraging developers to build office space that targets startups that outgrow incubators Continue reading

“My Circle” Sculpture Unveiled


In celebration of artist Beverly Pepper’s 93rd birthday, USP partnered with NYC Parks and the Marlborough Gallery to bring one of the artist’s interactive sculptures to Union Square Park Triangle. The sculpture, My Circle, is the most recent installation of the City’s public Continue reading