Tickets for Harvest in the Square On Sale!

Manhattan’s Premier Food + Wine Tasting Supporting Union Square Park

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Join more than 50 of the best culinary institutions in Union Square for a delicious night supporting Union Square Park at the 21st Annual Harvest in the Square on Thursday, September 22nd.  Chefs from our district’s top restaurants will serve their signature dishes featuring fresh Greenmarket produce, paired with local wines and microbrews.

VIP and General Admission ticket sales launch today!

For a $20 off your General Admission ticket, use code ERLYBRD before July 31.

Join Us

Proceeds from the event support USP’s neighborhood beautification efforts, including Union Square Park. Contributions are tax-deductible as allowed by the law, with the exception of $50 per ticket. Please note, all ticket sales are non-refundable donations.

Summer Staycation

Playing Tourist in Union Square

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Union Square is bursting with awesomeness just awaiting your discovery – why travel anywhere else? Steps away from our idyllic park is the beating heart of New York City. At the center of food, culture and shopping, we’ve rounded up our top spots to keep you busy, relaxed and deliciously full Continue reading

UNION SQUARE WELCOMES ARTIST LIONEL SMIT’S FIRST U.S. PUBLIC ART INSTALLATION

Smit’s MORPHOUS to Grace Union Square Park through April 2017

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To welcome MORPHOUS to Union Square’s triangle park, we were joined by the artist, Lionel Smit, one of South Africa’s most noteworthy young artists debuting his first public art installation in the United States. Smit’s bronze sculpture is located at the intersection of Continue reading

Summer in the Square 2016 Presented by Union Square Partnership

#USQSummer Kicks Off Free Fitness, Kids Events and Entertainment in Union Square Park Every Thursday Thru Aug 11

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For a full list of events, a downloadable schedule and details on the social media giveaways visit www.summerinthesquare.nyc, and follow us on Twitter and Instagram @UnionSquareNY and Facebook.

Thursday, June 16th we kicked off our #USQSummer series, Summer in the Square, offering free morning and evening fitness, morning and afternoon kids events, and lunch and evening entertainment in Union Square Park.

 

We met Rocky the Chinchilla with Art Farm, put a kid inside a bubble with the Gazillion Bubble Show, danced the plaza away with Pon De Flo cardio, and had our breath taken away by the Peridance Contemporary Dance Company. This Thursday,  June 23rd, we’re ecstatic to welcome a special marionette performance of Puss in Boots, Yoga Unplugged, the New School Jazz Trio over lunch and more.

#USQSummer runs through August, closing out the summer with two movie nights in the park. Pick and choose Continue reading

Stop by GrowNYC’s Project Farmhouse Arch Installation

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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

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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

“My Circle” Sculpture Unveiled

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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