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I saw a Broadway musical titled “Once On This Island.”  Afterwards, I made a “once in a lifetime” trip to the Caribbean.  I traveled to the beautiful Saint Martin.  Now, I have an “island getaway” closer to home:)  Randall’s Island Park does not have beaches or palm trees.  Yet, a walk along this path is like spending a few minutes in paradise!  (Photo taken on July 17, 2015)

Governor's Ball Lineup Announced

The Governor’s Ball Music Festival lineup for 2015 has officially been announced. Check out the full details and lineup here by clicking “read more” below.

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[Festival Update] Electric Zoo Adds more Artists + Special Friday $79 Deal

JUNE 24, 2014


Electric Zoo: New York’s Electronic Music Festival returns for its sixth year, featuring 118 of the world’s top DJ talent on Randall’s Island Park this Labor Day weekend on August 29, August 30, and August 31, 2014 for an epic end-of-the-summer blowout dance party. The excitement for Electric Zoo NY continues to build with the addition of five electrifying artists, including Electric Zoo veteran A-Trak, now returning for his 4th marquee performance on Friday, August 29.


Electric Zoo New Artist Additions (in alphabetical order) Alan Fitzpatrick (Sunday / Sunday School Grove) A-Trak (Friday / Main Stage West) Feenixpawl (Sunday / Hilltop Arena) The Magician (Sunday / Sunday School Grove) Vicetone (Sunday / Main Stage East)





  Electric Zoo Friday - Special $79 Deal This year Electric Zoo is offering special pricing to kick of the Labor Day weekend on Friday, giving fans the opportunity to see over 60 of the biggest names in dance music plus transportation - all for just $79. Go big with Main Stage players including David Guetta, A-Trak, Dada Life, and Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, to Sunday School techno all-stars such as Dubfire and Hot Since 82, as well as indie dance acts like Bonobo and Jamie xx – there is something for everyone.  
Get in the mood by listening to this exclusive Electric Zoo countdown mix by Belgian brothers Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike - listen here! Famed for their high energy sets, and with an exhilarating combination of live show and crowd busting MCing, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike are one of the most hotly anticipated acts making their Electric Zoo New York debut on Friday, August 29.  
Purchase special GA Friday Pass with Transportation, while supplies last here!
Payment Plan The Electric Zoo Payment Plan ends June 30. With the Payment Plan, pay just a 50% deposit now, and pay the remaining balance on July 15. It’s a great way to take advantage of current prices before they go up, even if all the funds aren’t available right now. But don’t wait - the Payment Plan closes June 30th!
For more info, please go to www.electriczoofestival.com.

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FRIEZE ART FAIR / NEW YORK 2015

Visit Frieze New York, one of the world’s leading contemporary art fairs. Frieze New York brings together the most exciting contemporary galleries from around the globe. Fair start on May 14 - 17, 2015 at Randall’s Island Park, Manhattan, NY, USA

DATE

May 14 - 17, 2015

VENUE

Randall’s Island Park

1 Randall’s Island, New York, NY 10035

Tel (212) 307-7171

WEBSITE: FRIEZENEWYORK.COM

DOWNLOAD FRIEZE’S MOBILE APP HERE

GOVERNORS BALL 2015

JAN. 10, 2015


The Governors Ball Music Festival will kick off the summer on June 5-7 this year at none other than Randall’s Island Park and will headline Drake, Lana Del Rey, The Black Keys, Florence and the Machine, Deadmau5, Kiesza and so many more!! See the full lineup below!!



Tickets are now on sale HERE!


Last year’s Governor’s Ball:







All photo credits go to Forest Woodward Photography.



30th Annual Korean Festival

The Korean Produce Association will host its 30th-annual Korean Festival on September 15 and 16, 2012. This celebration of Korean culture will feature food, music, and live performances, along with the annual Korea Global Medical Tourism Expo.  

The address is

20 Randall’s Island Park

New York, NY 10035

Harlem River Event Area

For more information, visit http://www.kpany.org/

Taken from http://randallsisland.org/events/30th-annual-korean-festival/

“You drown not by falling into a river, but by staying submerged in it.” (Paulo Coelho, Author)  Historically, the Hell Gate section of the East River has been considered treacherous.  I observed it from the safety of Randall’s Island Park:)  This image can be viewed as a symbol of the sometimes turbulent journey of life.  “Love is the river of life in the world.” (Henry Ward Beecher, 19th Century Clergyman)  (Photo taken on March 10, 2015)

This is the photo I’m most proud to have ever taken. My first time seeing my favorite bands. But Florence was something special. I still can’t believe I saw her live. It seemed like something impossible but it happened. And she spotted me and pointed me with her magical finger. All their set was excellent. I still have dreams about that magical day.
Florence + The Machine live at Governors Ball Music Festival. June 5th, Randall’s Island Park, NYC.

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Who’s ready for electric zoo ny? If you haven’t gotten your tickets yet, get them now. Come party with me 👾 #electriczoony #ezoo #partyanimal #humpday #ravebooty #edm #kandy #neon #bass #plurwarrior #letsgetweird #festival #gypsy #labordayweekend (at Electric Zoo Festival, Randalls Island Park)