has over 16,000 acres of county-owned parks, with over 100 acres in New Rochelle including Glen Island Park and the Nature Study Woods.
Arts and Entertainment
Arts and entertainment are alive and prospering in the city, including fine arts, ballet, theatre, and opera. A full calendar of events is coordinated by the New Rochelle Council of the Arts
The New Rochelle Public Library
, home to the Ossie Davis Auditorium and Lumen Winter Gallery host a variety of programs and exhibits.
New Rochelle's Downtown Business Improvement District
(BID) coordinates a variety of seasonal, cultural , and family-friendly programs and services for the city in conjunction with local artists and the Department of Parks and Recreation.