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Chelsea »

Boat Parade to Honor Heroes of Hurricane Sandy

The annual parade will feature dozens of boats and a fundraising gala.

Chelsea »

Parade of Boats Brings Vessels Large and Small to the Hudson River

Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance's Parade of Boats will bring dozens of ships to the harbor.

Inwood »

Eco Dock at Dyckman Marina Receives Funding

A floating dock is planned for Dyckman Marina after elected officials put $700,000 toward its creation.

Governors Island »

City of Water Day Brings Boatloads of Free Events to the Waterfront

The City of Water Day celebrates the city's waterways all day long Saturday.

New York City »

Top New York City Getaways by Boat

Make travel part of the fun with boat getaways, from Red Hook to Martha's Vineyard. 

Battery Park City »

Downtown Waters Open for Swimming, Kayaking and Cruising this Summer

Lower Manhattan offers plenty of places to sail, swim, kayak and cruise this summer.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Boaters Press for New Floating Dock at Dyckman Marina

A plan for a new eco dock in Inwood would increase waterfront access for boaters. 

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Hudson Boat Parade Open to the Public for the First Time

The public can enjoy the Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance's signature Parade of Boats for free this year.

Downtown »

City of Water Day Makes a Splash in New York Harbor Saturday

The fourth annual harbor festival takes place July 16 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Manhattan »

New East River Ferry Service Gearing Up for June

A three-year pilot program connecting East 34th and Wall streets with Brooklyn and Queens is slated to start in June.