On Saturday, July 16th thousands of people from from the New York City metropolitan region will make their way to the waterfront for the 4th annual City of Water Day Festival, presented by the Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance. A free day of entertainment, education and adventure celebrating the world-class potential of the New York City waterfront, the City of Water Day Festival is held each year on Governors Island and in Liberty State Park (North Field). Festival highlights include: free narrated boat tours, free ferry transit between the two sites, kayaking, paddle-boarding, fishing and sailing opportunities, the Waterfront Activity Fair and Symposium, special children’s activities, live music, delicious food and more. More openings on the boat tours will be released on July 6th.

Info via Freshkills Park.