Photograph of a sledding day in March by ranjit on Flickr

The Parks Department sent out a press release at last night to officially invite New Yorkers to head to the city parks for "sledding, snowman-making and more" today, between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. And, at selected parks, the Parks Department will have sleds and hot chocolate on hand:

  • Bronx: Crotona Park, Fulton Avenue and East 172nd Street
  • Brooklyn: Prospect Park, Near the Tennis House at Prospect Park West and 9th Street
  • Manhattan: Riverside Park, Riverside Drive at 103rd Street
  • Queens: Juniper Valley Park, 78th Street and Juniper Valley North
  • Staten Island: Clove Lakes Park, Martling and Slosson Avenues