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Portal: Governors Island

portal governors island

September 14 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

Recurring (see all)
Saturday-Sunday through Sept 29
FREE

See a giant colorful dog and play with larger-than-life bells at this free, large-scale, independent art fair. Explore over 80 full solo exhibits, side-by-side throughout the historic buildings and green spaces of Colonels Row. Presented by 4heads.

Governors Island Ferry

The 15 minute ferry departs from the historic Battery Maritime Building located at 10 South Street, adjacent to the Staten Island Ferry in Lower Manhattan (by the 1 train’s South Ferry Station). Great views from the outdoor decks – the Brooklyn Bridge, downtown skyline, and the of the Statue of…

Slide Hill

Go down wide, family slide built for two riders, two ADA accessible slides and one extra-long slide.  Access the slides by a Timber Climb that can be ascended freely or by a gently sloping, ADA accessible path.  

Soissons Landing

Lots of space to lounge at two casual options with panoramic views right by the ferry. Island Oyster features easygoing summer fare, tropically inspired cocktails and panoramic views. Taco Vista has tacos, chips & gauc beer, margaritas and more. Expect lines on weekends.

Portal: Governors Island

See a giant colorful dog and play with larger-than-life bells at this free, large-scale, independent art fair. Explore over 80 full solo exhibits, side-by-side throughout the historic buildings and green spaces of Colonels Row. Presented by 4heads.

Staten Island Ferry

Take a free ferry ride from Whitehall Terminal in Lower Manhattan to Staten Island and back for great views of The Statue of Liberty and the Mnahattan & Brooklyn skylines.…

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Dubuffet Sculpture

An office tower plaza features a dynamic Jean Dubuffet sculpture and a peaceful Noguchi rock garden fountain.

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WTC Street Murals

Street artists from around the world vibrantly transformed the streets surrounding the newly-opened 3 World Trade Center with fun, colorful murals, bringing love and joy to a place of mourning.

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Greek From Greece Bakery &Cafe

Feast on authentic Greek pastries both sweet (backlava, kataifi, walnut cake) and savory (spinach pies & a variety of cheese pies) plus soups, salads, sandwiches, house-made Greek yogurt and more…

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