! Alert

Temporary Construction Alert: Please be advised that several areas on Governors Island will be impacted throughout September due to the installation of Charles Gaines’s “Moving Chains” and the Longines Global Champions Tour. Click here for details.

Temporary Construction Alert: Please be advised that several areas on Governors Island will be impacted throughout September due to the installation of Charles Gaines’s “Moving Chains” and the Longines Global Champions Tour. Click here for details.

Food & Drink

See our deli­cious food and bev­er­age ven­dors below. Please note: food ven­dor hours are sub­ject to weath­er-relat­ed changes. Inter­est­ed in becom­ing a food ven­dor on Gov­er­nors Island? Click here.

Pic­nick­ing on Gov­er­nors Island

Vis­i­tors to Gov­er­nors Island are wel­come to bring their own food. There are plen­ty of shad­ed green spaces on the Island that are per­fect for lay­ing a blan­ket on the grass, or Adiron­dack chairs and pic­nic tables for those who would pre­fer them. Vis­i­tors are not per­mit­ted to bring alco­hol, but it can be pur­chased and con­sumed in spe­cif­ic areas. 

Grilling on Gov­er­nors Island

Grilling is not allowed except at grilling sta­tions avail­able by per­mit May through Novem­ber. Click here to reserve a grill.