Bryant Park | Tournaments

Tournaments in Bryant Park

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Hazards and lanes turn The Green into a challenging and fun mini golf course. 

 
Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Add some competition to your regular table tennis game in our fun single-elimination, bracket-style tournaments.

Pre-registration at Eventbrite is required. On-site registration will open at 6pm if space allows. Please check-in with host when you arrive for the tournament. We will begin promptly at 6:30pm. Registration will close, and spots will be turned over to wait-listed registrants, beginning at 6:20pm. Registration for each tournament will open one month in advance.

USATT ranked players with a rating of 2000 or higher are not eligible to play. 

 
Saturday, May 14, 2016

A doubles tournament to kick off the tournament season in Bryant Park.

Participants can pre-register with La Boule New Yorkaise or register onsite the day of the tournament. Entry fee is $10/person and membership in any Petanque club is required for all participants. 

 
Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Join us for monthly mixed doubles ping pong tournaments, and prove that table tennis truly appeals to all. 

Pairs must be one female + one male. Pre-registration is required. Please sign up with both names in the registration name field (example: Patti Smith and John Doe). One email will suffice for each team. Register here

Are you a solo female, who needs a partner to play? Please email us at bpc@urbanmgt.com, and we will be happy to find a match. 

On-site registration will open at 6pm if space allows. Please check-in with host when you arrive for the tournament. We will begin promptly at 6:30pm. Registration will close, and spots will be turned over to wait-listed registrants, beginning at 6:20pm. 

USATT ranked players with a rating of 2000 or higher are not eligible to play.

 
Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Kubb takes over the lawn during our single-elimination, bracket-style tournaments. Pre-register at Eventbrite with a group of up to 6 players; registration opens one month before the tournament. On-site registration starts at 5:30pm if space allows.

Please check in with host when you arrive for the tournament. We will begin promptly at 6:00pm. Registration will close, and spots will be turned over to wait-listed registrants, beginning at 5:50pm. 

Read up on the rules here.

 
Saturday, May 28, 2016

The second round of the singles circuit. Accumulate points to qualify for the Singles Final on September 10.

Participants can pre-register with La Boule New Yorkaise or register onsite the day of the tournament. Entry fee is $10/person and membership in any Petanque club is required for all participants. 

 
Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Add some competition to your regular table tennis game in our fun single-elimination, bracket-style tournaments.

Pre-registration at Eventbrite is required. On-site registration will open at 6pm if space allows. Please check-in with host when you arrive for the tournament. We will begin promptly at 6:30pm. Registration will close, and spots will be turned over to wait-listed registrants, beginning at 6:20pm. Registration for each tournament will open one month in advance.

USATT ranked players with a rating of 2000 or higher are not eligible to play. 

 
Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Hazards and lanes turn The Green into a challenging and fun mini golf course. 

 
Sunday, June 12, 2016

Join Tri-State Chess for a USCF-rated chess tournament for children and adults. Visit Tri-State Chess for advanced registration information and list of fees. Prizes will be awarded to winners in each category.

Advanced registration is recommended, though on-site registration will run from 9-9:30 the day of the event. There will be seven sections and four rounds of play.

Those who wish to participate and are unable to pay the fee can enter to win one of five free entries. To participate, winners must also have a current, valid USCF membership. Those who do not have a valid membership can purchase one the day of the event ($17).

Inquire with Chess Host for application to win a free tournament entry. One entry per person is permitted.

 
Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Join us for monthly mixed doubles ping pong tournaments, and prove that table tennis truly appeals to all. 

Pairs must be one female + one male. Pre-registration is required. Please sign up with both names in the registration name field (example: Patti Smith and John Doe). One email will suffice for each team. Register here

Are you a solo female, who needs a partner to play? Please email us at bpc@urbanmgt.com, and we will be happy to find a match. 

On-site registration will open at 6pm if space allows. Please check-in with host when you arrive for the tournament. We will begin promptly at 6:30pm. Registration will close, and spots will be turned over to wait-listed registrants, beginning at 6:20pm. 

USATT ranked players with a rating of 2000 or higher are not eligible to play.

 

 
Saturday, June 25, 2016

An open tournament, and the most competitive triples tournament in New York. 

Participants can pre-register with La Boule New Yorkaise or register onsite the day of the tournament. See La Boule New Yorkaise for more information.

 
Sunday, June 26, 2016

An open doubles torunament, hosted and sponsored by the many members of African origins in La Boule New Yorkaise.

Participants can pre-register with La Boule New Yorkaise or register onsite the day of the tournament. See La Boule New Yorkaise for more information.

 
Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Use strategy to trade and acquire at our inaugural Settlers of Catan Tournament. Pre-registration or attendance at prior Settlers of Catan Socials not required.

 
Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Hazards and lanes turn The Green into a challenging and fun mini golf course. 

 
Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Add some competition to your regular table tennis game in our fun single-elimination, bracket-style tournaments.

Pre-registration at Eventbrite is required. On-site registration will open at 6pm if space allows. Please check-in with host when you arrive for the tournament. We will begin promptly at 6:30pm. Registration will close, and spots will be turned over to wait-listed registrants, beginning at 6:20pm. Registration for each tournament will open one month in advance.

USATT ranked players with a rating of 2000 or higher are not eligible to play. 

 

 
Sunday, July 17, 2016

Join Tri-State Chess for a USCF-rated chess tournament for children and adults. Visit Tri-State Chess for advanced registration information and list of fees. Prizes will be awarded to winners in each category.

Advanced registration is recommended, though on-site registration will run from 9-9:30 the day of the event. There will be seven sections and four rounds of play.

Those who wish to participate and are unable to pay the fee can enter to win one of five free entries. To participate, winners must also have a current, valid USCF membership. Those who do not have a valid membership can purchase one the day of the event ($17).

Inquire with Chess Host for application to win a free tournament entry. One entry per person is permitted.

 
Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Join us for monthly mixed doubles ping pong tournaments, and prove that table tennis truly appeals to all. 

Pairs must be one female + one male. Pre-registration is required. Please sign up with both names in the registration name field (example: Patti Smith and John Doe). One email will suffice for each team. Register here

Are you a solo female, who needs a partner to play? Please email us at bpc@urbanmgt.com, and we will be happy to find a match. 

On-site registration will open at 6pm if space allows. Please check-in with host when you arrive for the tournament. We will begin promptly at 6:30pm. Registration will close, and spots will be turned over to wait-listed registrants, beginning at 6:20pm. 

USATT ranked players with a rating of 2000 or higher are not eligible to play.

 
Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Kubb takes over the lawn during our single-elimination, bracket-style tournaments. Pre-register at Eventbrite with a group of up to 6 players; registration opens one month before the tournament. On-site registration starts at 5:30pm if space allows.

Please check in with host when you arrive for the tournament. We will begin promptly at 6:00pm. Registration will close, and spots will be turned over to wait-listed registrants, beginning at 5:50pm. 

Read up on the rules here.

 
Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Hazards and lanes turn The Green into a challenging and fun mini golf course. 

 
Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Add some competition to your regular table tennis game in our fun single-elimination, bracket-style tournaments.

Pre-registration at Eventbrite is required. On-site registration will open at 6pm if space allows. Please check-in with host when you arrive for the tournament. We will begin promptly at 6:30pm. Registration will close, and spots will be turned over to wait-listed registrants, beginning at 6:20pm. Registration for each tournament will open one month in advance.

USATT ranked players with a rating of 2000 or higher are not eligible to play. 

 

 

 
Thursday, August 4, 2016

Participate in one of three weekly lunchtime tournaments this August (August 4, 11, 18) for the chance to earn a spot in the final championship round on Thursday, August 25. (Rain Date: August 26.)

There will be a grand prize for the winner of the Championship round provided by Golfsmith. 

Pre-registration is required. On-site registration will open at 12pm if space allows. Please check-in with host by 12:20pm when you arrive for the tournament. We will begin promptly at 12:30pm. Registration will close, and spots will be turned over to wait-listed registrants, beginning at 12:20pm. You may participate in only one qualifier.

 

Experts from Randy Taylor Golf help you perfect your game at The Green. The first 10 minutes of each session consists of group instruction, followed by smaller group and individual instruction. Putters will be provided, but you may bring your own if you prefer.

Register at Eventbrite. Each clinic date will feature two 45-minute sessions: Session 1 starts at 6:00pm and Session 2 starts at 7:00pm. Pre-register for the session you'd like to attend, and arrive 10 minutes before your session start time to check in. Walk-in registration will begin at 6:00pm for Session 1 and 7:00pm at Session 2 if space allows.

The instruction provided is not sequential, so please register for only one session.

 

Experts from Randy Taylor Golf help you perfect your game at The Green. The first 10 minutes of each session consists of group instruction, followed by smaller group and individual instruction. Putters will be provided, but you may bring your own if you prefer.

Register at Eventbrite. Each clinic date will feature two 45-minute sessions: Session 1 starts at 6:00pm and Session 2 starts at 7:00pm. Pre-register for the session you'd like to attend, and arrive 10 minutes before your session start time to check in. Walk-in registration will begin at 6:00pm for Session 1 and 7:00pm at Session 2 if space allows.

The instruction provided is not sequential, so please register for only one session.

 
Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Wear the colors of your country at this special international tournament. This tournament is single-elimination and bracket-style.

To accomodate growing interest in our ping pong tournaments, players will be selected by lottery. One lottery entry per person; entrants who submit more than one entry will be disqualified from participating. Enter the lottery here.   

The lottery will open one month before the tournament. The lottery closes on the Wednesday before the scheduled tournament at 9am, and 32 participants' names will be randomly drawn to participate in the tournament. They will be notified via e-mail by noon on the Wednesday before the tournament and have 48 hours to RSVP. Those who do not respond within the allotted time will forfeit their spot, and it will be turned over to a waitlisted participant. 

Those who were not selected to participate in the tournament will be randomly assigned a number and put on the waitlist. Those with lower numbers will be given first priority, if spots open up. The waitlist order will hold true onsite as well. Spots will be turned over to walk-on registrants, beginning at 6:20pm. 

USATT ranked players with a rating of 2000 or higher are not eligible to play. 

 
Thursday, August 11, 2016

Participate in one of three weekly lunchtime tournaments this August (August 4, 11, 18) for the chance to earn a spot in the final championship round on Thursday, August 25. (Rain Date: August 26.)

There will be a grand prize for the winner of the Championship round provided by Golfsmith. 

Pre-registration is required. On-site registration will open at 12pm if space allows. Please check-in with host by 12:20pm when you arrive for the tournament. We will begin promptly at 12:30pm. Registration will close, and spots will be turned over to wait-listed registrants, beginning at 12:20pm. You may participate in only one qualifier.

 
Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Join us for monthly mixed doubles ping pong tournaments, and prove that table tennis truly appeals to all. 

Pairs must be one female + one male. Pre-registration is required. Please sign up with both names in the registration name field (example: Patti Smith and John Doe). One email will suffice for each team. Register here

Are you a solo female, who needs a partner to play? Please email us at bpc@urbanmgt.com, and we will be happy to find a match. 

On-site registration will open at 6pm if space allows. Please check-in with host when you arrive for the tournament. We will begin promptly at 6:30pm. Registration will close, and spots will be turned over to wait-listed registrants, beginning at 6:20pm. 

USATT ranked players with a rating of 2000 or higher are not eligible to play.

 

 
Thursday, August 18, 2016

Participate in one of three weekly lunchtime tournaments this August (August 4, 11, 18) for the chance to earn a spot in the final championship round on Thursday, August 25. (Rain Date: August 26.)

There will be a grand prize for the winner of the Championship round provided by Golfsmith. 

Pre-registration is required. On-site registration will open at 12pm if space allows. Please check-in with host by 12:20pm when you arrive for the tournament. We will begin promptly at 12:30pm. Registration will close, and spots will be turned over to wait-listed registrants, beginning at 12:20pm. You may participate in only one qualifier.

 
Thursday, August 25, 2016

Participants with the lowest scores from any of the Putting Tournament Qualifying Rounds will be invited to the Championship Round. Golfers who choose to participate in more than one qualifying round will have their highest score counted toward their qualifying score. 

The Championship Prize is provided by Golfsmith. 

 

Experts from Randy Taylor Golf help you perfect your game at The Green. The first 10 minutes of each session consists of group instruction, followed by smaller group and individual instruction. Putters will be provided, but you may bring your own if you prefer.

Register at Eventbrite. Each clinic date will feature two 45-minute sessions: Session 1 starts at 6:00pm and Session 2 starts at 7:00pm. Pre-register for the session you'd like to attend, and arrive 10 minutes before your session start time to check in. Walk-in registration will begin at 6:00pm for Session 1 and 7:00pm at Session 2 if space allows.

The instruction provided is not sequential, so please register for only one session.

 

Experts from Randy Taylor Golf help you perfect your game at The Green. The first 10 minutes of each session consists of group instruction, followed by smaller group and individual instruction. Putters will be provided, but you may bring your own if you prefer.

Register at Eventbrite. Each clinic date will feature two 45-minute sessions: Session 1 starts at 6:00pm and Session 2 starts at 7:00pm. Pre-register for the session you'd like to attend, and arrive 10 minutes before your session start time to check in. Walk-in registration will begin at 6:00pm for Session 1 and 7:00pm at Session 2 if space allows.

The instruction provided is not sequential, so please register for only one session.

 
Sunday, August 28, 2016

A Vauclusienne tournament in which teams can be made of one, two, or three players. All teams play with 6 boules.

Participants can pre-register with La Boule New Yorkaise or register onsite the day of the tournament. Entry fee is $10/person and membership in any Petanque club is required for all participants. 

 
Thursday, September 1, 2016

Experts from Randy Taylor Golf help you perfect your game at The Green. The first 10 minutes of each session consists of group instruction, followed by smaller group and individual instruction. Putters will be provided, but you may bring your own if you prefer.

Register at Eventbrite. Each clinic date will feature two 45-minute sessions: Session 1 starts at 6:00pm and Session 2 starts at 7:00pm. Pre-register for the session you'd like to attend, and arrive 10 minutes before your session start time to check in. Walk-in registration will begin at 6:00pm for Session 1 and 7:00pm at Session 2 if space allows.

The instruction provided is not sequential, so please register for only one session.

 

Experts from Randy Taylor Golf help you perfect your game at The Green. The first 10 minutes of each session consists of group instruction, followed by smaller group and individual instruction. Putters will be provided, but you may bring your own if you prefer.

Register at Eventbrite. Each clinic date will feature two 45-minute sessions: Session 1 starts at 6:00pm and Session 2 starts at 7:00pm. Pre-register for the session you'd like to attend, and arrive 10 minutes before your session start time to check in. Walk-in registration will begin at 6:00pm for Session 1 and 7:00pm at Session 2 if space allows.

The instruction provided is not sequential, so please register for only one session.

 
Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Hazards and lanes turn The Green into a challenging and fun mini golf course.  

 
Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Add some competition to your regular table tennis game in our fun single-elimination, bracket-style tournaments.

Pre-registration at Eventbrite is required. On-site registration will open at 6pm if space allows. Please check-in with host when you arrive for the tournament. We will begin promptly at 6:30pm. Registration will close, and spots will be turned over to wait-listed registrants, beginning at 6:20pm. Registration for each tournament will open one month in advance.

USATT ranked players with a rating of 2000 or higher are not eligible to play. 

 

 
Saturday, September 10, 2016

The top 8 players in the circuit will play round-robin to determine the champion. A regular singles tournament for the remainder of particpants. 

Participants can pre-register with La Boule New Yorkaise or register onsite the day of the tournament. Entry fee is $10/person and membership in any Petanque club is required for all participants. 

 
Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Join us for a women's ping pong tournament, and prove that table tennis truly appeals to all. The tournament is single-elimination and bracket-style.

Pre-registration is required. On-site registration will open at 6pm if space allows. Please check-in with host when you arrive for the tournament. We will begin promptly at 6:30pm. Registration will close, and spots will be turned over to wait-listed registrants, beginning at 6:20pm. 

Registration for the tournament will open one month in advance.

USATT ranked players with a rating of 2000 or higher are not eligible to play. 

 
Wednesday, September 21, 2016


Join us for monthly mixed doubles ping pong tournaments, and prove that table tennis truly appeals to all. 

Pairs must be one female + one male. Pre-registration is required. Please sign up with both names in the registration name field (example: Patti Smith and John Doe). One email will suffice for each team. Register here

Are you a solo female, who needs a partner to play? Please email us at bpc@urbanmgt.com, and we will be happy to find a match. 

On-site registration will open at 6pm if space allows. Please check-in with host when you arrive for the tournament. We will begin promptly at 6:30pm. Registration will close, and spots will be turned over to wait-listed registrants, beginning at 6:20pm. 

USATT ranked players with a rating of 2000 or higher are not eligible to play.

 
Thursday, September 22, 2016

Experts from Randy Taylor Golf help you perfect your game at The Green. The first 10 minutes of each session consists of group instruction, followed by smaller group and individual instruction. Putters will be provided, but you may bring your own if you prefer.

Register at Eventbrite. Each clinic date will feature two 45-minute sessions: Session 1 starts at 6:00pm and Session 2 starts at 7:00pm. Pre-register for the session you'd like to attend, and arrive 10 minutes before your session start time to check in. Walk-in registration will begin at 6:00pm for Session 1 and 7:00pm at Session 2 if space allows.

The instruction provided is not sequential, so please register for only one session.

 

Experts from Randy Taylor Golf help you perfect your game at The Green. The first 10 minutes of each session consists of group instruction, followed by smaller group and individual instruction. Putters will be provided, but you may bring your own if you prefer.

Register at Eventbrite. Each clinic date will feature two 45-minute sessions: Session 1 starts at 6:00pm and Session 2 starts at 7:00pm. Pre-register for the session you'd like to attend, and arrive 10 minutes before your session start time to check in. Walk-in registration will begin at 6:00pm for Session 1 and 7:00pm at Session 2 if space allows.

The instruction provided is not sequential, so please register for only one session.

 
Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Kubb takes over the lawn during our single-elimination, bracket-style tournaments. Pre-register at Eventbrite with a group of up to 6 players; registration opens one month before the tournament. On-site registration starts at 5:30pm if space allows.

Please check in with host when you arrive for the tournament. We will begin promptly at 6:00pm. Registration will close, and spots will be turned over to wait-listed registrants, beginning at 5:50pm. 

Read up on the rules here.

 
Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Hazards and lanes turn The Green into a challenging and fun mini golf course.  

 
Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Add some competition to your regular table tennis game in our fun single-elimination, bracket-style tournaments.

Pre-registration at Eventbrite is required. On-site registration will open at 6pm if space allows. Please check-in with host when you arrive for the tournament. We will begin promptly at 6:30pm. Registration will close, and spots will be turned over to wait-listed registrants, beginning at 6:20pm. Registration for each tournament will open one month in advance.

USATT ranked players with a rating of 2000 or higher are not eligible to play. 

 
Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Join us for an open doubles ping pong tournament.

Pre-registration is required. Please sign up with both names in the registration name field (example: Patti Smith and John Doe). One signup will suffice for each team. Register at Eventbrite

Pre-registration opens one month before the scheduled tournament date.

On-site registration will open at 6pm if space allows. Please check-in with host when you arrive for the tournament. We will begin promptly at 6:30pm. Registration will close, and spots will be turned over to wait-listed registrants, beginning at 6:20pm.

USATT ranked players with a rating of 2000 or higher are not eligible to play.

 
Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Join us for monthly mixed doubles ping pong tournaments, and prove that table tennis truly appeals to all. 

Pairs must be one female + one male. Pre-registration is required. Please sign up with both names in the registration name field (example: Patti Smith and John Doe). One email will suffice for each team. Register here

Are you a solo female, who needs a partner to play? Please email us at bpc@urbanmgt.com, and we will be happy to find a match. 

On-site registration will open at 6pm if space allows. Please check-in with host when you arrive for the tournament. We will begin promptly at 6:30pm. Registration will close, and spots will be turned over to wait-listed registrants, beginning at 6:20pm. 

USATT ranked players with a rating of 2000 or higher are not eligible to play.

 
Ping Pong

Ping Pong

Test your ping pong skills at one of two state-of-the-art tables, located near 42nd Street and 6th Avenue. Paddles and balls are provided free of charge.

Chess & Backgammon

Chess & Backgammon

Chess & Backgammon, located at the 40th Street Plaza, provides the public with chess and backgammon boards free of charge. Tournaments are played on the Fountain Terrace.

Putting & Kubb

Putting & Kubb

The Green is located along 6th Avenue in the southwest corner of the park. Featuring Putting and Kubb, The Green is staffed daily and has free equipment available for public use.

Pétanque

Pétanque

Pétanque is a French game of "boules", staged on the gravel area near the Sixth Avenue and 42nd Street corner. Tournaments are played on the gravel paths around the Bryant Park lawn.

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