The Easiest Way To Get Away

Governors Island is a 172 acre island in the heart of New York Harbor. It’s only 800 yards from Lower Manhattan, and even closer to Brooklyn. It is a world unto itself, unique and full of promise.

Call for food and drink on Governors Island in 2019

Purveyors of food and beverage are invited to submit proposals to operate on Governors Island for the 2019 season! There are several flexible, high-traffic stationary sites as well as opportunities for mobile food carts. Find out more.

Host your event on Governors Island

Bring your event to an iconic NYC venue with some spectacular views! Governors Island is accepting proposals for events, festivals, concerts and more for the 2019 season. Apply for a permit here.