CityParks Golf teaches kids how to play golf and experience the many positive life skills learned by the game. Our program offers free instruction at 12 local parks as well as 2 golf centers designed just for youth. Free use of equipment is available for all participants.
For up-to-the-minute program updates, please visit our Twitter page.
Because of COVID-19, City Parks Foundation is taking precautionary measures in all of our programs.
We encourage everyone to visit our Play Anywhere page for updated activities to stay active and engaged as we continue to assess the situation and provide further program updates as they become available.
Please check the Junior Golf Center and Junior Golf Center Annex pages for program updates.
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Ages 6 – 17
May – October
Our Junior Golf Center, located next to the Dyker Beach public golf course in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, is a comprehensive training facility that offers free instruction and use of equipment for all ability levels. The Golf Center is open to New York City residents ages 6-17, with lessons held once a week for 7 weeks in Spring, Summer and Fall. For more information on our program, visit our Junior Golf Center web page.
Ages 7 – 17
May – October
Our Junior Golf Center Annex in Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens offers free instruction and use of equipment for beginners and select intermediate golfers. Participants have access to a driving range, practice green, video swing analysis and an 18 hole Par-3 course. Lessons are held once a week for 7 weeks in Spring, Summer and Fall. For more information on our program, visit our Junior Golf Center Annex web page.
Ages 6 – 17
Twice Weekly, Free
Our summer golf program for beginners transforms local neighborhood ball fields into driving ranges and practice greens to introduce the basic skills of the game. After completing the introductory program, all are invited to continue to learn and play at local public golf courses and at the CityParks Junior Golf Center in Brooklyn or at the Golf Center Annex in Queens.
Generous private support for CityParks Golf is provided by Aviation Development Council and Venable Foundation. Generous public support is provided by the NYC Council under the leadership of Speaker Corey Johnson.
We bring New Yorkers together in their parks by offering free programs. Although our programming is temporarily suspended, parks remain open to find solace, to exercise, and to remain healthy. Please give now if you can so that we can be back in parks soon.