About

Socrates offers a wide variety of FREE activities and events that celebrate our diverse community and embrace our beautiful natural waterfront setting.

For alerts about scheduling changes, please check the individual event page for more information. All of Socrates’ events and activities are designed with health & safety in mind and are responsive to changing conditions. For up-to-date information about Park policies related to covid-19, please visit socratessculpturepark.org/covid-19.

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Support

Free public programming at Socrates Sculpture Park is made possible with generous support from Mertz Gilmore Foundation and the New York City Tourism Foundation, with additional support provided, in part, by public funds from the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs and the New York State Council on the Arts, and the Queens Borough President’s Office.

The free artistic, cultural, and social programming at Socrates Sculpture Park is made possible, in part, by support from Lily Auchincloss Foundation, Champlain Hudson Power Express, Charina Endowment Fund, City Parks Foundation, Con Edison, The Cowles Charitable Trust, The Thomas and Jeanne Elmezzi Private Foundation, Equinor US, Sidney E. Frank Foundation, Agnes Gund, Lambent Foundation, Leon Levy Foundation, Mertz Gilmore Foundation, Stavros Niarchos Foundation, New York City Tourism Foundation, Spacetime C.C., The Socrates Sculpture Park Board of Directors, and our many generous individual donors.

Socrates’ programs are also supported, in part, by public funds from the Queens Borough President Donovan Richards; the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the New York City Council, the New York State Council on the Arts, a state agency; and the National Endowment for the Arts.

Jun 20, 2024
Summer SolsticeAnnual Events
Aug 8, 2024
Artist PicnicAnnual Events