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Parks Department


Yonkers JFK MarinaThere's a Park for Everyone in Yonkers

There’s always a place for you at Yonkers Parks, regardless of your age or fitness level. You can kayak on the Hudson River or walk along our waterfront esplanade, relax in your neighborhood park and take in the stunning scenery at Untermyer Gardens.

There are miles of biking, fitness and walking trails to enjoy and dozens of recreation programs offered by our professional Parks Department staff.

With more than 77 parks, playgrounds and facilities, there’s something for everyone at Yonkers Parks.

2019 Yonkers Marathon results and photos

Thank you for running the 2019 Yonkers Marathon, one of Yonkers’ finest traditions. Congratulations on your success and we look forward to your joining us again on October 18, 2020.

Please take a look at all the exciting photos at

View 2019 Yonkers Marathon results


Recreation Program Registration


Donations to Yonkers Parks

The City of Yonkers Parks, Recreation and Conservation Department provides the opportunity for members of our community to donate or dedicate trees, benches or other parks amenities within our park system. In order to allow for a coordinated and consistent program for soliciting and recognizing contributions, we have established the following guidelines.

Community Recreation Scholarship Application

The City of Yonkers Department of Parks, Recreation and Conservation is now offering a limited number of scholarships for our Camp, Aquatics, and Skating Programs.For information and a  Scholarship Application in English and in Spanish.


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