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Places to Breakout in NYC

Page history last edited by Dana Spiegel 13 years, 9 months ago

Brainstorm here, and then we'll put them into a voting system to gauge interest in best locations.


Brainstorming Resources



  • Village Area
    • Union Square
    • Washington Square Park (w/ ITP?)
    • Pier A / Christopher Street (at the end)
    • Gansevoort Plaza / Meatpacking (@ Apple Store)
    • The Highline
    • Jefferson Market Garden (benches provide a great place for 2 people to breakout together)
    • Chelsea Piers?
  • Midtown
    • Herald Square
    • Madison Sq Park
    • Madison Square street plaza on Broadway
    • Broadway street plaza from 36th to 42nd Sts
    • Times Square street plaza
    • Paley Park
    • Sony Plaza (?)
  • Upper Manhattan
    • Central Park - do a daylong event with different "sessions" that take place at different parts of the park
      • Sheep Meadow
      • Belvedere (?) Castle / Garden
      • ???
    • 79th Street Boat Basin
    • Riverside Park South - lots of different seating areas, the cafe ~59th Street
    • The Cloisters / Fort Tryon Park
      • serene place for offline retreats and reflection?
  • Lower Manhattan
    • City Hall Park east seating area
    • Wagner Park
    • CaVaLa Park (intersection of Canal, Varick and Laight) - Whitney was there yesterday and said that the traffic noise is totally baffled and quiet!



  • McCarren Park
  • North 5th Street Pier
  • Grand Ferry Park
  • Fulton Landing
  • Target Community Garden
  • Prospect ark
  • Fort Green Park
  • Pratt Campus sculpture garden
  • Botanical Gardens
  • Brooklyn Museum of Art campus
  • Coney Island Boardwalk



  • Flushing Meadows Corona Park
  • Astoria Park
  • Kissena Park
  • Cunningham Park



  • Staten Island Ferry





  • Hoboken Waterfront
  • Philadelphia
    • Independence Mall
    • LOVE Park




590 Madison atrium

60 wall st atrium

Winter Garden

South Street Seaport food court

Barnes & Noble Union Square cafe



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