Corporate Events

City Parks Foundation’s sports-themed outings and special events provide fun, unique and tax-deductible ways for NYC corporations to engage with their staff or clients, while helping us provide free sports programs for kids in New York.

Over the years we have created a variety of golf and tennis events and competitions for companies who are looking for new team-building or entertainment options that are fun, nearby and socially conscious. Opportunities range from a weekly tennis league in Central Park to hosting a putting contest at your office building!
April 25 – June 13, 2014
City Parks Corporate Tennis League
Now in its 19th season, the CityParks Corporate Tennis League offers a fun, co-ed competition for NYC company teams at two of Manhattan’s prime tennis locations: Central Park and Sutton East Tennis Club. Click here for more information on the League.
July 26, 2014
Mayor’s Cup Golf Tournament
Join Mayor Michael Bloomberg, as well as NYC business executives and celebrities for a full day of golf, great food and fun contests at the Mayor’s Cup Golf Tournament. Fortunate foursomes play one hole with the Mayor, an avid golfer who has supported the event since its inception in 2002. Packages to play as well as sponsorship and naming opportunities are available. For more information, contact Shahna Sherwood at
August 27, 2013
US Open Tennis Benefit
CPF’s Tennis Benefit provides a unique, tax-deductible opportunity for companies to entertain guests and at the US Open. Founded and chaired by tennis legend Billie Jean King, The event will include a cocktail reception, dinner, and prime tickets to the Open’s afternoon or evening matches in Arthur Ashe Stadium. For more information, contact Shahna Sherwood at
May – October
Corporate Golf Outings
A Corporate Golf Outing at the CPF’s state of the art CityParks Junior Golf Center is an ideal way to entertain and build relationships with your clients and employees. Located in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, the state of the art facility features a 6-hole par-3 course, chipping and putting greens and a clubhouse for private functions. Click here for more information.
July- August 2014 (dates TBA)
CityParks Corporate Putting Challenge
Now in it’s 5th year, the City Parks Putting Challenge is a series of free, lunchtime contests, held in the lobbies of high profile buildings throughout Manhattan during July and August. For a $5,000 donation, companies can sponsor and host a qualifying contest and free putting clinic for employees or the general public on a custom-made artificial green. The winner of each qualifying contest advances to the finals, and gets the chance to compete against a pro golfer. Past venues for the contest have included 2 Penn Plaza, 4 Times Square, Trump Tower and the World Financial Center Winter Garden. For information on sponsoring a contest, contact Mike Silverman at (718) 760-6979 or