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L.E.A.F Festival of Flowers

leaf festival of flowers

June 10 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Recurring (see all)

An event every day that begins at 11:00 am, repeating until June 11, 2022

One event on June 12, 2022 at 11:00 am

Gansevoort Plaza
Ninth Avenue at Gansevort Street
New York, NY

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Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly


Find fantastic floral installations and design at this annual festival of flowers throughout Meatpacking. Includes a European-style flower market around Gansevoort Plaza, large scale installations and displays by leading local floral designers as well as retail and hospitality activations and experiences across the neighborhood. Look for guerrilla ‘Flower-Bombs’ throughout the district.

On Saturday, stop by Pride On The Whitney Lawn (Gansevoort Street in front of the Whitney’s main entrance transformed into a pedestrian-only, grassy thoroughfare with tons of art activities).

See our Meatpacking guide for more art, fun & food in the neighborhood, including free events and lots of food options at Chelsea Market.

MakeInspires STEAM Makerspace

Experience 3D Printing, Coding Video Games with Scratch, Robotics, and Artificial Intelligence hands-on with MakeInspires Instructors.

A great perfect activity for kids 6 and up while the family explores Chelsea Market; kids under 6 are welcome with adult supervision.

All activities can be completed in 15 minutes. Book more time for more exploration. Across from…

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Live Music at Chelsea Market

Enjoy live music from local musicians outside Chelsea Market, which also has great food options.

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Rubin Family Sundays: Coloring Outside the Lions

Contribute to a group project and explore how these feelings of envy might motivate you to be a team player.

Pre-registration is required for either the 1 pm or 2 pm. Free tickets include free access to the Museum galleries. Each month explores a new theme, with an art-making activity centered around that theme. A…

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Hudson Riverkids: Pier 63

Sing and dance on a scenic pier overlooking the Hudson River (Mondays at HRPK’s Pier 25, Thursdays at Pier 63). This free family-friendly series brings together interactive activities and live entertainment, from hands-on learning to catchy sing-alongs from favorite kindie musicians.

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Little Island

Explore a new immersive experience with nature and art on a floating green space on the Hudson River.

* Enjoy diverse horticulture, welcoming seating lawns, winding paths leading to spectacular views, and a variety of spaces for performing arts, relaxation and play.

* Make music on a variety of percussion installations and play with a…

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Chelsea Waterside Playground

The newly designed play area features a giant, multi-colored, one-of-a-kind, Robinia wood pipefish plus water features incorporating limestone cattle head sculptures reclaimed from historic meatpacking district business New York Butchers’ Dressed Meat Company.

Near the new must-see Little Island and Pier 62 Carousel.

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