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open space in Staten Island, NY through education, conservation, research and prudent recreation

Host a Celebration in the Greenbelt at our Nature Center or Carousel

The Greenbelt is a beautiful location for your special occasion. We offer two unique locations nestled in one of New York City’s most pristine nature preserves, only 30 minutes from downtown Manhattan.

Carousel for All Children at Willowbrook Park.

Carousel for All Children at Willowbrook Park.

Carousel for All Children in Willowbrook Park (2 Eton Place)
The perfect location for birthday parties and corporate events alike, the Carousel for All Children in Staten Island’s Willowbrook Park.

The Carousel is available for private and semi-private parties from May through October.

Our private party rental option is available during non-public hours and can accommodate a maximum of 100 guests. Guests will enjoy unlimited spins on the Carousel (adults, too!) and will be entertained for hours. We offer two- to four-hour party packages and have minimal restrictions on outside vendors.

The Carousel is also available for rentals during public hours. This non-exclusive option offers you and your guests a designated area of the Carousel space and provides up to 50-guests with unlimited spins. This option requires a minimum of 10 guests.

Rentals book fast. Please contact us by email or call 718.667.2165, extension 106 for availability and more information.

The Carousel is also available for private photography and film sessions. Please contact us by email for further information.

The Greenbelt Nature Center.

The Greenbelt Nature Center.

Greenbelt Nature Center (700 Rockland Avenue)
The Greenbelt Nature Center, located on Rockland Avenue at the foot of Brielle Avenue, is a stunning 5,400 square-foot stone and brick building that stand in harmony with its natural surroundings. Nestled among landscaped gardens and lush lawns, the Greenbelt Nature Center is available to rent for any private affair.

Featuring a spacious event room and adjacent outdoor patio, the Nature Center can accommodate parties of up to 150 guests cocktail style and 100 guests seated. Our team will assist you will planning the perfect event and offers all-inclusive (catering, open bar, entertainment) party options.

For more information or to check availability, please contact us by email or call 718.667.2165, extension 106.