The opening ceremony will be at Hudson River Park’s Pier 26 (@N Moore Street). After the conclusion of the opening ceremony, swimmers will be escorted to a boat. The boat will take the swimmers 1 mile upriver to Jump In to start the race.
For Hudson River Park’s Pier 26 at N Moore Street (Finish Line & Finish Festival)
1 train to the Canal Street stop. A,C,E train to Canal Street stop.
M20 bus to N Moore Street & Varick Street stop.
M22 bus to Chambers Street & West Street stop.
Street parking is free on Sundays in NYC. If you can not find a street spot, additional parking is available at the Hudson River Park’s Pier 40. For more information visit, http://www.iconparkingsystems.com/attraction/pier-40-parking/