MulchFest 2023

Mon Dec 26, 2022
10:00am to 2:00pm ET
All
FREE
Citywide
, New York, NY

Bring your holiday tree to Mulchfest to be recycled into mulch to nourish plantings in the parks all year long! You can watch your tree devolve and evolve in person!

The wood chips are used to nourish trees and plants on streets and gardens citywide. And here’s the best part—on "chipping weekend," (Saturday, January 7-Sunday, January 8) you can take a bag of Christmas tree mulch home with you!

Drop-offs begin at 74 sites citywide on Saturday, December 26, including:

Bronx
Van Cortlandt Park
Golf course at Bailey Ave. & Van Cortlandt Park S.

Brooklyn
Prospect Park
Lincoln Rd. & Ocean Ave.; Park Cir. & Parkside Ave.; Third St. & Prospect Park W.

Manhattan
Washington Square Park
Fifth Ave. & Washington Square N.

Queens
Hunters Point South Park
51st Ave and Center Blvd.

Staten Island
Conference House Park
Parking lot at Hylan Blvd. & Satterlee St.

 

** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.
** Please keep your family and others safe by wearing masks and social distancing. If an activity appears too crowded, try using the "nearby" search feature on our activity calendar to find something else to do.
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