Tomorrow's GovIsland After Hours has been postponed to August 25 due to weather conditions.


Stay Late With Us! Celebrate Spring on Governors Island

May 12, 2017
5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Hills
Liggett Terrace

Stay late with the Trust for Governors Island the evening of Friday, May 12 for a special FREE celebration of spring and the 2017 season. The Island will remain open to the public until 9PM and visitors will have the rare opportunity to wander the Island’s park spaces after hours and savor the sunset and colors of the season from the Hills. Free live music in Liggett Terrace will be provided by Michael Arenella and his Dreamland Orchestra. Little Eva’s Beer Garden and Grill will have food and drinks available for purchase at Liggett Terrace. Sunset revelers of all ages are welcome. You don’t want to miss this!

Special Ferry Schedule for Evening Hours on May 12

All ferries for the evening hours on May 12 will depart from the Battery Maritime Building in Lower Manhattan. Ferries are $2 round trip for adults. Children under 12, NYCID holders and Governors Island members ride for free at all times, and senior citizens’ fares are half price.

The schedule for the evening is as follows:

Ferries departing the Battery Maritime Building, Lower Manhattan for Soissons Landing, Governors Island:

5:30 PM

6:30 PM

7:30 PM (last ferry)

Ferries departing Governors Island for Lower Manhattan:

7:00 PM

8:00 PM

9:00 PM (last ferry)

Getting There
20 Minutes from Soissons Landing 15 Minutes from Yankee Pier
10 Minutes from Soissons Landing 7 Minutes from Yankee Pier