Governors Island will open July 15 and ferry tickets are available now. Click here to reserve tickets.

Proposals and Rentals on Governors Island

Please note that due to the effects of COVID-19, all large events on Governors Island will be canceled through September, 2020. We are not currently issuing 2020 permits at this time. See more information on our COVID-19 response here.

Grilling stations will be available on a limited, reservation-only basis during the Island's 2020 season. Reservations are not currently being taken but will be made available soon. Please check back for more details.

With a range of public programming in the areas of arts and culture, education and outdoor recreation, there is always something new to discover on Governors Island. If you are planning a program or event that requires reserved space, please select a category below for instructions on how to submit a proposal or apply for a site permit.

Permit Types