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 →
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!
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 →
The 20th Anniversary of Harvest in the Squareis happening this Thursday, September 17th! We’ve got the full menu from over 50 of the neighborhood’s best restaurants serving up unlimited tastings paired with wines and microbrews from NY State and beyond! Delicious dishes include Blue Water Grill’s Hamachi Crudo, Yuzu, Mint & Continue reading →
Fourteen years ago today the tragic events of September 11th struck New York City. In the days following the attacks, hundreds came together in Union Square, the closest open public space to Ground Zero. New Yorkers gathered around the clock offering comfort to each other. Today we remember the lives of those that were lost and the bravery of those who served to keep us safe. Never forget. Continue reading →
Today the NYC Department of Parks & Recreation’s monument caretakers came down to Union Square Park to clean our iconic statues. General George Washington was burnished with homemade wax that was gently applied and melted with a blowtorch for an even, smooth coat. Who doesn’t love a little back-to-school refresh?
We’re excited to announce the participating restaurants and wineries for the 20th Anniversary of Harvest in the Square. For nearly two decades, Harvest in the Square has been bringing people together to celebrate local food and drink, creating a strong sense of community in the Union Square neighborhood. Our work wouldn’t be possibleContinue reading →