AFLSE New York City:  New York Philharmonic in Central Park

Please join us for our annual evening picnic under the stars!

Please note, due to the Delacorte Theater renovation, the meeting point will be behind Ballfield 1 (NOT the Romeo & Juliet Statue), at 7pm. See below for further directions.

Date: Wednesday, June 12th, 2024
Time: Concert begins at 8:00pm, but we need to arrive early to secure a good spot!
Location: The Great Lawn, Central Park, NYC


Meet us at 7:00pm behind home plate at Ballfield 1, at the SW corner of the Great Lawn (enter Central Park at West 81st Street & Central Park West or at East 79th & Fifth Avenue and walk towards the Great Lawn). 


If you arrive earlier or later, please look carefully for our picnic spot marked by 15 purple, black and gold balloons, near the SW corner of the Great Lawn, between Ballfields 1 & 3 (see map below).


Additional Details:

The event is free, and as always, friends are welcome!

Bring food & beverages to share!


Join us for post-concert refreshments at The Dead Poet!

As always, in the event of inclement weather, the group will convene directly at The Dead Poet instead.  For updated information on the status of the concert, follow the link below.  

More information about the June 12th concert here!


Baseball and Softball in Central Park



Attending this event at this location is your choice.  Please stay home if you have a fever or feel unwell, or if you have tested positive for Covid-19 or have been exposed to someone with Covid-19.

Contact the New York City Chapter at with your questions, ideas, and suggestions.