Try your hand at a variety of party, strategy, visual, word, and trivia games
Over 50 tabletop games are available daily to entertain you as you pass time in the park. A Games Host can help you get started, explain rules, and help set up equipment.
Games hosts a variety of fun socials and tournaments throughout the season. Equipment is provided along with basic instruction. Scroll below for more info, and visit the socials and tournaments pages for full schedules.
Open today 11:00am–8:00pm
April – October
All hours are weather permitting
40th Street Plaza
South side of the park between Fifth and Sixth Avenues
Game Socials and Tournaments
May – August, 6pm-8pm
Tuesdays: Retro games, including Jenga, Connect 4, and other throwbacks
Wednesdays: Settlers of Catan
Fridays: Strategy games, including Carcassonne, King of Tokyo, and more
Mah Jongg Socials and Marathons
Led by Linda Fisher.
May - August
Mondays: 6pm-8pm (except June 26)
Thursdays: 3pm-5pm (except June 22)
Marathons: 3pm-7pm on May 29, July 3, and September 4
Host a party at the Games area
Bring the kids for a birthday party or plan a retro corporate outing. Instruction and prizes available upon request.
If you’d like refreshments, we’re happy to connect you to our excellent onsite food kiosks. Afterward, celebrate with drinks and no-wait entry at Manhattan’s hottest after-work scenes, Bryant Park Cafe and Southwest Porch.
To inquire about availability and fees, email firstname.lastname@example.org.