Pursue your favorite kind of fun on Pier 2 - five acres of basketball, handball, bocce and shuffleboard courts, over half an acre of play turf, fitness equipment, swing sets and picnic tables - not to mention free, seasonal kayaking programs.
About Pier 2
Pier 2 is dedicated to active recreation and features a variety of activities and attractions. A wide promenade wraps around the pier, offering magnificent views of lower Manhattan and the New York Harbor. Restrooms, lockers, water fountains/bottle refilling stations, picnic tables and bike racks are also available on site. The pier and all facilities are fully ADA accessible. Lights are on for evening play until 11pm.
Unless noted, all activities are open for walk up use. The Pier 2 Courts may be reserved for the following sports: basketball, handball, bocce and shuffleboard. Please note that additional fees may apply for use of the courts for groups older than age 18. Please visit our permits page here.
Please note that Pier 2 is on winter hours, open daily from 6am to 8pm.