Sheep Meadow - Central Park

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W 67th St (btwn West & East Dr)
New York, NY 10023

Foursquare Tips

  • Prime sunbathing time is between 10:30am and 3pm; we suggest you claim your spot early on this 15-acre expanse, one of the most popular ray-catching spots in NYC.
  • Free DeRose Method classes every summer Sunday at 6pm
  • Winner of Best Picnic Spot in the Village Voice 2011 Best Of issue! There's a Whole Foods nearby at Lincoln Center for all your munchie needs.
  • Have a bottomless brunch and then spend the rest of the day here...it's perfection!!
  • When friends are trying to find you in this giant meadow with no landmarks, text them a dropped Google Maps pin of your blanket location. Then lie back and take a nap while they look for you.
  • Perfect place for a Picnic in the Park!
  • PHOTO: Anti-Vietnam war demonstrators burning the American flag during 1967 demonstration in Central Park, at the link!
  • For a Summer in the City, lunch alfresco and sunbathe in the park. Keep it simple with Cable Classics.
  • Bring a blanket if you plan on sitting down. The field is full of goose s#%&
  • Pack a small cooler of beer, party cups, snacks, football, frisbee, iPod, speakers and a blanket. Mix all of them together and enjoy a summer weekend day.
  • bring a lover to share in the joy of writing poetry and sitting in trendy clothes on your grandmother's blanket under a tree when the weather is warm.
  • One of the best spots in Central Park to wind down during your lunch break or have a picnic with friends.
  • The BEST for people watching during the summer. Go to Whole Foods first in Columbus Circle and pick up a picnic.
  • Bring water! :)
  • Enjoy yourself - it's later than you think.
  • For six packs- check out the guys with the soccer balls. For one to two packs- check out the ultimate frisbee players.
  • Pick up a picnic from Whole Foods Columbus Circle and stretch out in the sun... with thousands of your NYC neighbors :)
  • This spot in the park - beautiful and cozy in all seasons. In winter, it's close to the skating rink, summer/spring/fall - easy access to volleyball/baseball courts. We like to just lay and read here!
  • bring a bottle of wine and a blanket, grab a couple of sandwiches from Bouchon in Columbus Circle and have a picnic in this grassy meadow
  • I Love This Place !