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An Upstream Soirée

Directions to Upstream Soiree: Bronx Zoo

Directions to Upstream Soiree: Bronx Zoo

2300 Southern Boulevard, Bronx, NY 10460

 

For the Soiree, use only the Southern Boulevard pedestrian entrance and parking lot.
 

By Car:

From Manhattan’s Eastside
  • FDR Drive North to the RFK Bridge (formerly the Triboro Bridge). Follow signs to the Bronx and the Bruckner Expwy. Take Bruckner towards New Haven (stay left); after drawbridge, exit right for the Bronx River Pkwy North.  Take exit 7W for Fordham Rd/US-1 S.  Make a slight right onto E Fordham Rd.  At the traffic light, make a left onto Southern Boulevard.  After approximately ¾ of a mile, make a left onto E 182nd Street.  Make a left onto Crotona Pkwy and enter the Southern Blvd Entrance.
From Manhattan’s Westside
  • Henry Hudson north to Mosholu Pkwy (Exit 24). After about 2 miles, the Mosholu turns into a local road with stoplights. After 8th stoplight, turn right onto Dr. Kazimiroff Blvd, which becomes Southern Blvd. The Zoo is approximately 2 miles down on the left.  Make a left onto E 182nd Street.  Make a left onto Crotona Pkwy and enter the Southern Blvd Entrance.
From Westchester
* Taconic State Pkwy into Sprain Brook Pkwy South to Bronx River Pkwy South
* Saw Mill River Pkwy or I-87 to Cross County Pkwy East to Bronx River Pkwy South
* I-684 or Hutchinson River Pkwy to Cross County Pkwy West to Bronx River Pkwy South
  • From the Bronx River Parkway South, take Exit 7W Fordham Rd/US-1 S.  Make a slight right onto E Fordham Rd.  At the traffic light, make a left onto Southern Boulevard.  After approximately ¾ of a mile, make a left onto E 182nd Street.  Make a left onto Crotona Pkwy and enter the Southern Blvd Entrance.
 From Connecticut
  • Take I-95 South to Pelham Pkwy West. Or take Merritt Pkwy South to Hutchinson River Pkwy South to Pelham Pkwy West. Follow Pelham Pkwy West for 2 miles.  Continue on E Fordham Rd/US-1 S for ½ a mile.  Make a slight right onto E Fordham Rd.  At the traffic light, make a left onto Southern Boulevard.  After approximately ¾ of a mile, make a left onto E 182nd Street.  Make a left onto Crotona Pkwy and enter the Southern Blvd Entrance.
 From New Jersey
  • Take GW Bridge to the Henry Hudson north (9A) to Mosholu Pkwy (Exit 24). After 8th stoplight, turn right onto Dr. Kazimiroff Blvd, which turns into Southern Blvd. The Zoo is approximately 2 miles down on the left.  Make a left onto E 182nd Street.  Make a left onto Crotona Pkwy and enter the Southern Blvd Entrance.
 From Brooklyn, Queens or Long Island
  • Whitestone Bridge to Hutchinson River Pkwy North to Pelham Pkwy West. Follow Pelham Pkwy West for 2 miles.  Continue on E Fordham Rd/US-1 S for ½ a mile.  Make a slight right onto E Fordham Rd.  At the traffic light, make a left onto Southern Boulevard.  After approximately ¾ of a mile, make a left onto E 182nd Street.  Make a left onto Crotona Pkwy and enter the Southern Blvd Entrance.

By Mass Transit:

Subway from Manhattan, Brooklyn and the Bronx
  • Take the #2 or #5 train to East 180th Street. At street level, look for our shuttle van every 15 minutes.
  • Alternatively, take #2 or #5 train to 174th St. At street level, take Bx19 bus to 183rd Street and Southern Blvd. Enter at the pedestrian entrance on Southern Boulevard
Metro North
  • Take Metro North’s Harlem line to Fordham. Then take the Bx9 bus (Direction: West Farms) to 183rd Street and Southern Blvd. Enter at the pedestrian entrance on Southern Boulevard.
Local Buses
  • In the Bronx, take Bx9 or Bx19 buses to 183rd Street and Southern Blvd. Or take the Bx12 or Bx22 buses to Fordham Road and Southern Blvd, then walk 5 blocks south on Southern Blvd to 183rd Street. Enter at the pedestrian entrance on Southern Boulevard
  • From Queens, you can take the Q44 to 180th Street and Boston Road. You must then walk north to Boston Road.  Cross Boston Road and take the Riverdale bound Bx9 4 stops to 183rd Street and Southern Boulevard/Bronx Zoo stop.  Enter at the pedestrian entrance on Southern Boulevard.

Shuttle Van:

Look for our shuttle van on East 180th Street subway stop on the #2 or #5 trains that will run every 15 minutes from 5:45 p.m.to 7:45 p.m. and will return you to the subway at the end of the event from 8:30 p.m. to  9:30 p.m.