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Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Address:11101 Corona Ave
Flushing, NY 11368

Phone:718-760-6565
Web: www.nycgovparks.org
Size: 1,255 acres.
Location:Queens.
Facilities:The park's large offerings of athletic fields is supplemented by a playground, picnic areas, and paved walking trails.
Activities:Soccer and other field sports, ice skating, miniature golf.
Special Features:Other attractions within the park include Shea Stadium, the USTA National Tennis Center, the New York Hall of Science, the Queens Museum of Art, Queens Wildlife Conservation Center, Queens Botanical Garden, and the World's Fair Ice Skating Rink.

See other parks in New York.
Parks Directory of the United States, 5th Edition. © 2007 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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The Unisphere at Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in New York City--a park not too distant from where I grew up--was built as the icon of the 1964-1965 New York World's Fair.
According to the New York Daily News, the first phase involves the installation of piles to help support a new retractable roof above Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park.
Of course, a lot more pushing--on immigration, on changes to Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, on the development of Willets Point, and on a wide swath of economic inequities--needs to be done, but FiNY is proud to be part of the citywide organizing taking place on these issues.
A proposal by the New York Cosmos, the city's legendary team from the 1970's, for a brand-new 25,000 seat soccer stadium and development at Belmont Park, may sink Major League Soccer's plans to build a stadium on city land in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park.
The World Ice Arena in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park recently had its grand opening.
According to the New York Daily News, culinary superstars David Burke, Tony Mantuano and 'Iron Chef' Masaharu Morimoto have prepared a variety of salads, steaks and sushi at the restaurants they are helming for the duration of the 15-day tournament, which will start from Monday in New York's Flushing Meadows-Corona Park.
The award was presented at the chamber's annual reception at Terrace on the Park in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park. Muss is a product of Queens, having lived in Jackson Heights, Flushing and Forest Hills.
World Ice Arena in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park recently celebrated their grand opening.
There is a $3 billion effort to redevelop the 13-block area of Willets Points, a.k.a, the Iron Triangle, to serve as a connector between Downtown Flushing, the waterfront and the many attractions found in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park.