The Bryant Park lawn was open to the public for a record-breaking 130 days this year, since opening day on April 24. The total number of open days for the lawn in 2008 was 114, preceded by 113 in 2007, and 103 in 2006.
Highlights on the grass this season included:
Cartwheels on the lawn from BP Blog on Vimeo.
Cartwheels to celebrate opening day in April.
Ducks enjoying damp weather in May.
Hundreds of yogis practicing together in June.
Tennis champions showing off their skills in August.
Construction on The Pond and The Holiday Shops at Bryant Park begins tomorrow, ending the 2009 season for the lawn. However, on November 6, you can look forward to this: