Try your hand at a variety of party, strategy, visual, word, and trivia games
Games is closed, and will reopen in Spring 2020.
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 game nights and tournaments throughout the season. Equipment is provided along with basic instruction. Scroll below for more info, and visit the game nights and tournaments pages for schedules.
40th Street Plaza
South side of the park between Fifth and Sixth Avenues
NOTE: Games and Chess relocate to the Fifth Avenue Terrace for the month of October.
Apples to Apples
King of Tokyo
Let’s Go Fishin’*
Pick Up Sticks*
Settlers of Catan
Snakes and Ladders*
Ticket to Ride
*Kid friendly (under 7)
Game Nights and Tournaments
May – August
Tuesdays: Word Games Night
Wednesdays: Catan Night
Fridays: Learn a New Game Night
Scrabble: May 21, July 16
Catan: June 19, August 21
Mah Jongg Socials and Marathons
Led by Linda Fisher.
May 20 - September 2
Marathons: 1pm-6pm on May 27, July 4, and September 2
Host a party at Games
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.