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Come in costume for day of free family-friendly community festivities on the High Line.

Bring the kids and join us for face painting, live jazz, pumpkin decorating, dress-up photos with take-home prints, and a fun and spooky scavenger hunt featuring characters from the High Line’s industrial past.

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Due to anticipated crowds in Chelsea for Halloween, the High Line will close at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, October 31 in cooperation with the New York City Police Department and the NYC Department of Parks & Recreation. Regular park hours will resume on Thursday, November 1.


Stop by the High Line on Wednesday, October 17 to watch a special outdoor screening of One Mile Film, a new feature-length high-definition video by Los Angeles-based artist Jennifer West.

The video has been transferred to a high-definition format from a 35mm filmstrip which was part of West’s HIGH LINE ART PERFORMANCE on Wednesday, September 13, 2012.

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Stop by the park this month to check out Thomas Bayrle’s American Dream on view next to the High Line at West 18th Street.

Taken from a 1970 drawing by the artist, the image depicts a classic Chrysler sedan, generated through hundreds of warped stars featuring the car company’s iconic logo.

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Grassroots organizations, government, and civic leaders are coming together to turn old infrastructure into new, water-friendly green spaces in the Crescent City.

Join us on Monday, October 15 to hear the Honorable Senator Mary Landrieu, New Orleans Redevelopment Authority, and Waggonner & Ball Architects give a free public talk about the Lafitte Corridor, the Pontilly Project, and other new green spaces that coexist with water. Reception to follow with live music by Baby Soda Jazz Band.

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What happens when hundreds of people gather for a one-pot meal at a communal table in a restaurant without walls placed on the High Line?

Join us to find out. Come with an appetite and meet your neighbors. The meal is open to people of all ages, but space is limited. Tickets cost $7 and will go on sale beginning Monday, October 1.

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The park is currently open daily between 7:00 AM and 11:00 PM. Beginning Monday, October 1, the park will close one hour earlier, at 10:00 PM.

Relax on the Diller – von Furstenberg Sundeck, check out the autumnal blooms, view the latest High Line Art installations, enjoy a snack from one of our food vendors, or take a quiet evening stroll.

Follow @highlinenyc on Twitter for the latest information and operational updates.


Tom Colicchio, of Colicchio & Sons, hosts an evening of incredible food and drink featuring some of the city’s best chefs, all in benefit of the High Line.

Learn more about our signature fall fundraiser.


On Thursday, September 20, for a historic moment in the history of the High Line, we joined a small group of elected officials, including Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Speaker Christine Quinn, supporters, and friends for a ceremonial groundbreaking on the third and final section of the High Line at the Rail Yards.

See more photos from the event and renderings of the future space on the High Line Blog.

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The third and final section of the High Line at the Rail Yards is currently closed to visitors, but we will be opening the gates for you to explore the site this October.

It’s part of the 10th Annual openhousenewyork Weekend, and this year, UNIQLO has helped to extend this popular walking tour to two weekends, so there will be twice as many opportunities to explore the High Line at the rail yards.

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