Gaelic Park, New York City

Book Hotels From your favorite brands

Book Tours From your favorite brands

About Gaelic Park, New York City

Gaelic Park, New York City

Show on map

Try TripHobo to create your itinerary

Are you associated with this business? Get in touch

The Gaelic Park Sports Centre (Irish: Páirc na nGael), often abbreviated Gaelic Park, is a multi-purpose outdoor athletics facility, located at West 240th Street and Broadway in Riverdale, Bronx, in the U.S. state of New York. Since 1926 the grounds has been used as the venue for Gaelic sports in New York, and since its purchase by Manhattan College in 1991 it has hosted numerous American college athletic events. Located just west of Broadway and south and west of Van Cortlandt Park in the northernmost part of the Bronx just south of the city border with Westchester, Gaelic Park was purchased in 1926 by the Gaelic Athletic Association of Greater New York. It has been given a few different names over time including Innisfail Park, but since the 1950s it has gone by its current name, Gaelic Park, a reflection of the park's decidedly Irish flavor. The park includes a playing field and dance hall. In addition to hurling and football matches, a number of other sporting events take place at Gaelic Park. There are also concerts and dances that feature Irish music both old and new. Beginning with "Summer '69" and continuing into the early 1970s, rock concerts were also held there, including the Association, Beach Boys, Gary Puckett and the Union Gap, Eagles, Pete Seeger, Rascals, Irish Rovers, Four Tops, Grateful Dead, Chicago, Edgar Winter, Johnny Winter, Jefferson Airplane,Black Oak Arkansas Allman Brothers Band, Ten Years After, Yes, ELP, Mountain, Humble Pie and Deep Purple.

Wikipedia

Overview of Gaelic Park

On your visit to New York City, consider visiting Gaelic Park. On your trip to New York City, you can consider a quick visit to Gaelic Park. Use this comprehensive guide to plan your visit to Gaelic Park and you'll thank us later!

Home to bountiful attractions like Empire State Building, Central Park, Statue Of Liberty, Rockefeller Center and Times Square, there are many things to do in New York City that you can explore on your visit.

What's travelling like if you don't want to explore it like a local! Book local New York City tours and experiences.

More about New York City

Use New York City trip planner to visit Gaelic Park and many others to your visit.

Add accommodation and hotels in New York City that suit your budget including the most recommended ones like Four Points By Sheraton New York Downtown, Courtyard By Marriott New York Downtown Manhattan/world Trade Center Area and Hampton Inn Manhattan/downtown- Financial District.

Explore the best New York City vacation packages that will take to you important landmarks of the city! For getting in, check out how to reach New York City.

Gaelic Park, New York City Reviews - Write a Review

user-pics
Google+
  • Suffolk County Hibernians GAA based in Hampton Bays get to play their 2017 championship game here on July 25th. Great excitement among the team for the opportunity to play in such an iconic stadium, home away from home for many of the Irish players.

  • Went to a benefit here and had a blast. Nice place and nice people

  • Fantastic sports complex with its own sports club and bar attached. I wish we could play more Aussie/international rules matches here.

  • Great spot to watch sports. Get to a MC Lax game.

  • Loads of memories growing up playing Gaelic Football and watching hurling matches. Was back with the family for a visit and thoroughly enjoyed the day....Everyone of Irish Heritage in NY should stop in to watch a game at least once

Read all reviews