Summer 2019 Outdoor Spaces Programming

May 29, 2019

The sun is out and Hudson Square’s outdoor spaces are open! Come hang out and check out this season’s free programs open to the public in Freeman Plaza West and Spring Street Park. We are excited to unveil two new programs at Spring Street Park: Tuesdays after work meditation session with The Spring and Thursday’s midday Pop-Up draw cart with the Uni Project. We are also excited to announce the return of Freeman Plaza West’s popular weekly programming for June. Join us Tuesday evening in Freeman Plaza West for an after work Pilates class with Real Pilates on the turf lawn. Our Live @ Lunch series is also back this year featuring up and coming young adult musicians. We are excited to announce partnerships with School of Rock, GuitarMash, Gowanus Music Club, and The Door

Keep reading for a breakdown of the weekly schedule in both spaces. 

Spring Street Park (Spring Street and Sixth Avenue):

  • Tuesdays, 5:30-6pm, Meditation Class with The Spring

About the Spring:

The Spring was founded to teach New Yorkers how to meditate effortlessly. This summer in the park, the studio’s co-founders will lead drop-in sessions that are perfect for beginners or anyone who wants to experience how easy meditation can be.

Instructor bios can be found here.

  • Thursdays, 12:00-2pm, Pop-up Draw Cart Studio with The Uni Project

For six Thursdays starting in June, Spring Street Park will host Street Lab/The Uni Project’s free DRAW NYC program — an open-air art studio that offers New Yorkers access to fine art materials and gets people drawing and creating together in public. Participants can use artist prompts and take part in activities, or draw from their own inspiration.

Freeman Plaza West (Hudson Street between Broome and Watts):

  • Tuesday, 6-7pm, Pilates with Real Pilates

About Real Pilates:

Real Pilates creates and provides one of a kind training for all fitness enthusiasts. Our signature classes and programs have been shaping the industry for years. We train apprentices to become teachers and teach students to become champions of their own bodies. We work with studio owners and fledgling entrepreneurs to nurture the next generation of Pilates studios that will make a difference.

We inspire students to greatness, teachers to excellence and the industry to evolve and expand.

  • Wednesdays, 12:00-2pm, Stretching with beLymbr

Take a break and stop by for a personalized 10-15 mins stretching session with on site instructors!

About Lymbr:

The LYMBR Method of Progressive Emphasis Stretching is a proprietary, guided method of personalized stretching, administered by highly-trained certified LYMBR Therapists. Our method is the result of over 25 years of experience, research and development in the stretching and massage industries. Your therapist takes you through a series of movements targeting individual muscles within a specific grouping. These movements are designed to increase flexibility and improve range of motion while expanding myofascial pathways for greater oxygenation and circulation.

  • Thursdays, 12:00-2pm, Live @ Lunch Concert Series

Our Live @ Lunch series is also back this year featuring up and coming young adult musicians. We are excited to announce partnerships with School of Rock, GuitarMash, Gowanus Music Club, and The Door. Keep checking this page for updates on musician bios for each week!