Downing Park hosts a wide variety of talents from the Newburgh Symphony Orchestra to Big Band. Throughout the year you will be able to experience cultivating performances from local residents within the lower Hudson Valley. Learn more by clicking on our NEWEVENTS tab to view our calendar.
A paramount feature to the park, the Polly is original to the masterplan of the parks rich history. Once a popular place to ice-skate during the winter months, the Polly is still visited daily by a blue herring, great egret, brown mallards, wood ducks, peregrine falcons and a variety of turtles. Take a look at our Photogallery of wildlife currently inhabiting Downing Park. All Photos are compliments of Dan Tooker, Downing Park Planning Committee's Photographer.