Here are just a handful of the many events that take place in the area every year.
COOGAN'S SALSA BLUES & SHAMROCKS 5K RUN
Usually run in early March the race starts from 169th Street and Fort Washington Avenue. The participants do a loop through Washington Heights and Fort Tryon Park. It goes past Cabrini Terrace every year and residents go out to cheer the runners.
THE EASTER EGG HUNT
Fort Tryon Park is packed every year on this day with children and their parents. The youngsters are divided into age appropriate groups and the hunt is on! A lot of fun.
THE MEDIEVAL FESTIVAL
A free festival that transforms Fort Tryon Park into a medieval market town for the day. It's a mixture of music, dance, jugglers and jousting. Visitors are encouraged to look the part too.
Every year on October 31st hundreds of children and their families meet on Cabrini Boulevard for the annual Halloween parade that tours the neighborhood and ends in Bennett Park.