The High Line Blog

  • Culture Shock: Q&A with Queer Memoir

    Join Friends of the High Line on April 22 for Culture Shock, the High Line's 2017 programming season kick-off. Culture Shock will bring the park to life with music, comedy, stories, and family activities from 1-6 PM. All events are free with RSVP and open to the public. Leading up to the e... read more
  • Culture Shock: Q&A with Chargaux

    Join Friends of the High Line on April 22 for Culture Shock, the High Line's 2017 programming season kick-off. Culture Shock will bring the park to life with music, comedy, stories, and family activities from 1-6 PM. All events are free with RSVP and open to the public.Leading up to the event, we... read more
  • Culture Shock: Q&A with Brooklyn Raga Massive

    Join Friends of the High Line on April 22 for Culture Shock, the High Line's 2017 programming season kick-off. Culture Shock will bring the park to life with music, comedy, stories, and family activities from 1-6 PM. All events are free with RSVP and open to the public. Leading up to the event, w... read more
  • Celebrating the Chelsea Grasslands: Highlights

    Throughout September, we have celebrated the Chelsea Grasslands – a special area of the park between West 18th and West 20th Streets that was inspired by the tallgrass prairie of the American Midwest. Through themed tours, family programming, social media, blog posts, food, and a panel featuri... read more
  • Out of Line: A Conversation with Ethan Heard of Heartbeat Opera

    The Out of Line series is inspired by the original Renegade Cabaret and designed to bring a downtown vibe to the park with unforgettable performances. As the summer comes to a close, we invite visitors to join us for our final Out of Line performance of the season. The series will go o... read more
  • ​This September, Help Us Celebrate the Chelsea Grasslands

    Friends of the High Line is celebrating the Chelsea Grasslands section of the High Line this September—and you're invited. All month long, we're hosting a series of events to showcase this special area of the park between West 18th and West 20th Streets, which was inspired by the tallgr... read more
  • Families on the High Line: Learning Through Movement

    How do you use the High Line as a family? Is it a place to relax and reconnect? An opportunity to look closely at plants and animals in the heart of the city? A source of creativity? The High Line inspires teachers, storytellers, and artists every day, and each month we are inviting them t... read more
  • Stargazing Date Night on the High Line

    Looking for something unique to do with your date or a group of friends? On August 16, skip the overpriced restaurant and join us for Stargazing Date Night on the High Line. Thanks to the Amateur Astronomers Association, visitors can join us weekly to stargaze during their stroll in... read more
  • The Best of ¡Arriba! 2016

    Join us as we reflect on the 2016 season of one of our most popular summer programs—the ¡Arriba!: Latin Dance Party. Drawing thousands of revelers, this year's installments of Friends of the High Line's beloved ¡Arriba! series were the energy-packed parties that nobody wanted to miss. Eac... read more
  • Up Late: A Conversation with Ani Taj of the Dance Cartel

    On July 21, as part of Friends of the High Line's first-ever Up Late event on the High Line, we're inviting visitors to roam the park after-hours and be transported as dancers, musicians, and visual artists illuminate the park with participatory performances, installations, and a world of hidd... read more