Washington Square Park

Mulchfest 2018 - Recycle Your Holiday Tree

Say fir-well to your holiday tree at Washington Square Park.

Between now and January 13th take your tree by the Washington Square Arch and join NYC Parks and the NYC Department of Sanitation in the NYC holiday tradition of recycling your Christmas tree!

Put on your boots and haul your tree to the Park for your tree to chipped into wood chips and mulch that will be used to nourish trees and green spaces, making NYC even greener. Last year more than 25,000 trees were recycled!  

Chipping Weekend - January 12th & 13th 

Alternately, join the Chipping Weekend in Washington Square Park to take home a tree-mento! NYC Parks will chip your tree and give you your very own bag of mulch to use in your backyard or to make a winter bed for a street tree.

To participate simply take your tree to the Park between 10am and 2pm on January 12th & 13th. There are also other chipping locations across the city, find them here.

Remember to remove all lights and decorations before taking your tree for mulching.

Volunteer Opportunities 

Help NYC Parks spread mulch in tree beds throughout the city during Mulchfest! Join our Stewardship Team to help us spread mulch and insulate our young trees from the cold weather. Find a site near you, and help give back! Register today

Mulchfest is organized by NYC Parks and NYC Department of Sanitation

Mulchfest 2018 - Recycle Your Holiday Tree


  1. knowledgemerger.com
    knowledgemerger.com on 01/05/2019 7:17 p.m.

    Is it accurate to say that you are searching for an extraordinary specialty venture that you can do with more established youngsters? Provided that this is true, I have an extraordinary task to impart to you today.

  2. write an essay for me
    write an essay for me on 02/27/2019 4:32 a.m.

    Your work is good. I want more information about this topic. Can you provide a good documentation on this topic. For document format you can go through . It is one of the cheapest writing service.

  3. granny game horror
    granny game horror on 02/28/2019 2:32 a.m.

    We uses a tree made up of metal that coated with plastic strips, it is very economical than using a real tree for holiday tree.

  4. Waste To Compost
    Waste To Compost on 03/11/2019 3:43 p.m.

    Get Waste To Compost machines and Waste To Compost news and blogs on www.wastetocompost.com

  5. monovm server hosting
    monovm server hosting on 03/13/2019 4:23 a.m.

    Once you hang them onto your holiday tree <a href="https://monovm.com/dedicated/">monovm server hosting</a>

  6. train games
    train games on 03/24/2019 9:12 a.m.

    Train game is considered as one of the best online game.

Post your comment