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Accessible

NYC Parks aims to make sure that all New Yorkers get the most out of the great outdoors. While many of our events are accessible, these parks events are geared specifically towards people with physical disabilities.

Accessible Events

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Aug 2

Harlem Meer Performance Festival: Famoro Diobate & Kakande

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Master griot Famoro Diobate and his band Kakande bring West African musical traditions, with a twist, to the Harlem Meer!
Free!

Aug 2

Hip to Hip Theatre Company: The Merry Wives of Windsor

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

5:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Sir John Falstaff, banished to Windsor and running out of money, devises what he thinks is a fool-proof plan – seduce the wives of the two richest men in town.
Free!

Monday, August 3, 2015

Aug 3

Track and Field for Kids

at Betsy Head Memorial Playground (in Betsy Head Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Track and Field for Kids

at Middletown Rd & Stadium Ave (in Pelham Bay Park) , Bronx

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Track and Field for Kids

at East River Park Track House (in John V. Lindsay East River Park ) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Track and Field for Kids

at Astoria Park Track (in Astoria Park) , Queens

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Track and Field for Kids

at Victory Field (in Forest Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location , Myrtle Ave. & Woodhaven Blvd. , Queens

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Track and Field for Kids

at Cpl. Thompson Park (in CPL. Thompson Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 3

Movies in the Parks: Annie (2014)

at Kaiser Park Entrance (in Kaiser Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

8:45 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free, family-friendly movies in our city's parks!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Aug 4

Zumba in Westerleigh Park

at Westerleigh Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Exercise with music and dance in the park.
Free!

Aug 4

Track and Field for Kids

at Kaiser Park Entrance (in Kaiser Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin The program is open to…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Track and Field for Kids

at Macombs Dam Park , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Track and Field for Kids

at Detective Keith L. Williams Field House (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Aug 4

Track and Field for Kids

at Juniper Valley Park Track (in Juniper Valley Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 4

Chair Yoga

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill) , Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn how to adapt traditional yoga poses while sitting or standing with the support of a chair.

Aug 4

Sit Volleyball

at McCarren Play Center (in McCarren Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Sitting volleyball competition is open to male and female athletes with physical disabilities such as amputation or limb loss, spinal cord injury, wheelchair-users, cerebral palsy,…
Free!

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Aug 5

Track and Field for Kids

at Betsy Head Memorial Playground (in Betsy Head Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Track and Field for Kids

at Middletown Rd & Stadium Ave (in Pelham Bay Park) , Bronx

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Track and Field for Kids

at Astoria Park Track (in Astoria Park) , Queens

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Track and Field for Kids

at Victory Field (in Forest Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location , Myrtle Ave. & Woodhaven Blvd. , Queens

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Track and Field for Kids

at Cpl. Thompson Park (in CPL. Thompson Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Outdoor Cinema: Cold Conflicts: Swedish Short Films

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Dissensions can take many forms: a soon-to-be-divorced couple bickering; a brood of misfit animals squabbling; an all-female band debating the very definition of their feminism.
Free!

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Aug 6

Dance/Movement Class: Dances for a Variable Population

at Garibaldi Plaza (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Dances for a Variable Population is a distinctive dance workshop program appropriate for older adults of all ages and abilities.
Free!

Aug 6

Track and Field for Kids

at Kaiser Park Entrance (in Kaiser Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin The program is open to…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Track and Field for Kids

at Macombs Dam Park , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Track and Field for Kids

at Detective Keith L. Williams Field House (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Aug 6

Track and Field for Kids

at Juniper Valley Park Track (in Juniper Valley Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Adaptive Wheelchair Softball

at Bulova Park , Queens

5:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Spring has arrived and so has wheelchair softball!
Free!

Friday, August 7, 2015

Aug 7

Track and Field for Kids

at East River Park Track House (in John V. Lindsay East River Park ) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 7

Goal Ball

at Sunset Park Recreation Center (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Goal ball is a paralympic sport for athletes with visual impairments. It is played by two teams of three using a ball with bells inside.
Free!

Aug 7

Adaptive Wheelchair Softball

at Patterson Playground , Bronx

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Play wheelchair softball at Patterson Playground.
Free!

Saturday, August 8, 2015

Aug 8

It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park

at Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.
Free!

Aug 8

Co-op City Historic Walking Tour

at Barnes and Noble , Bronx

10:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
There are some surprising secret places in this part of the Bronx. Come explore Co-op City and surrounding neighborhoods.

Aug 8

Guerilla Storytime

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
These fun pop-up readings with real librarians will offer families a chance to hear stories and sing songs in the park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 8

All-American BBQ

at Conference House Museum (in Conference House Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Enjoy live music, a delicious buffet barbecue, and a beautiful sunset.

Must See
Event
Aug 8

Great Jazz on the Great Hill

at The Great Hill (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Central Park Conservancy and Jazzmobile present Great Jazz on the Great Hill A Jazz, Swing, and Blues Festival Celebrating 35 years of Central Park Conservancy restoring, managing,…
Free!

Sunday, August 9, 2015

Aug 9

Harlem Meer Performance Festival: Harlem Blues and Jazz Band

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Harlem Blues and Jazz Band return to Harlem Meer Performance Festival to bring you your favorite tunes on a summer afternoon!
Free!

Monday, August 10, 2015

Aug 10

Track and Field for Kids

at Betsy Head Memorial Playground (in Betsy Head Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 10

Track and Field for Kids

at Middletown Rd & Stadium Ave (in Pelham Bay Park) , Bronx

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 10

Track and Field for Kids

at East River Park Track House (in John V. Lindsay East River Park ) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 10

Track and Field for Kids

at Astoria Park Track (in Astoria Park) , Queens

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 10

Track and Field for Kids

at Victory Field (in Forest Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location , Myrtle Ave. & Woodhaven Blvd. , Queens

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 10

Track and Field for Kids

at Cpl. Thompson Park (in CPL. Thompson Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 10

Movies in the Parks: Frozen

at Brooklyn War Memorial (in Cadman Plaza Park) , Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
After the kingdom of Arendelle is cast into eternal winter by the powerful Snow Queen Elsa, her younger sister teams up with a mountaineer and his trusty reindeer to break the spell.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Aug 11

Track and Field for Kids

at Kaiser Park Entrance (in Kaiser Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin The program is open to…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 11

Track and Field for Kids

at Macombs Dam Park , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 11

Track and Field for Kids

at Detective Keith L. Williams Field House (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Aug 11

Track and Field for Kids

at Juniper Valley Park Track (in Juniper Valley Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 11

Chair Yoga

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill) , Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn how to adapt traditional yoga poses while sitting or standing with the support of a chair.

Aug 11

Sit Volleyball

at McCarren Play Center (in McCarren Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Sitting volleyball competition is open to male and female athletes with physical disabilities such as amputation or limb loss, spinal cord injury, wheelchair-users, cerebral palsy,…
Free!

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Aug 12

Track and Field for Kids

at Betsy Head Memorial Playground (in Betsy Head Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 12

Track and Field for Kids

at Middletown Rd & Stadium Ave (in Pelham Bay Park) , Bronx

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 12

Track and Field for Kids

at Astoria Park Track (in Astoria Park) , Queens

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 12

Track and Field for Kids

at Victory Field (in Forest Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location , Myrtle Ave. & Woodhaven Blvd. , Queens

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 12

Track and Field for Kids

at Cpl. Thompson Park (in CPL. Thompson Park) , Staten Island

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Aug 13

Dance/Movement Class: Dances for a Variable Population

at Garibaldi Plaza (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Dances for a Variable Population is a distinctive dance workshop program appropriate for older adults of all ages and abilities.
Free!

Aug 13

Track and Field for Kids

at Kaiser Park Entrance (in Kaiser Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin The program is open to…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 13

Track and Field for Kids

at Macombs Dam Park , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 13

Track and Field for Kids

at Detective Keith L. Williams Field House (in Detective Keith L Williams Park) , Queens

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Aug 13

Track and Field for Kids

at Juniper Valley Park Track (in Juniper Valley Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 13

Adaptive Wheelchair Softball

at Bulova Park , Queens

5:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Spring has arrived and so has wheelchair softball!
Free!

Aug 13

Poetry Celebration: Light on Sound

at Lewis H. Latimer House (in Lewis H Latimer House) , Queens

6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Join us for the opening of "Light on Sound," an interactive poetry installation in Flushing, Queens with the Lewis H. Latimer House. CART + ASL interpreters will be provided.
Free!

Must See
Event

Friday, August 14, 2015

Aug 14

Track and Field for Kids

at East River Park Track House (in John V. Lindsay East River Park ) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
CityParks Track & Field gives New York City kids the chance to learn the basics of the sport, from hurdles and relay races to long jump, shot put and javelin throw.The program is…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 14

Goal Ball

at Sunset Park Recreation Center (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Goal ball is a paralympic sport for athletes with visual impairments. It is played by two teams of three using a ball with bells inside.
Free!

Aug 14

Adaptive Wheelchair Softball

at Patterson Playground , Bronx

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Play wheelchair softball at Patterson Playground.
Free!

Aug 14

Movies in the Parks: La Bamba

at Sunset Park , Brooklyn

8:45 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Talent made him a star, fate made him a legend. The true story of Ritchie Valens.
Free!

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Aug 15

It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park

at Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.
Free!

Aug 15

Lecture: 'The Bronx: The Ultimate Guide to New York City's Beautiful Borough'

at Valentine-Varian House (in Valentine Varian House) , Bronx

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Join the official Bronx historian Lloyd Ultan and Ms. Shelly Olson on a discussion about their latest publication The Bronx: The Ultimate Guide to New York’s City’s Beautiful Borough.
Free!

Aug 15

Storytelling Workshop: Women in Comics

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Join artists and writers from the Women in Comics NYC Collective International as they discuss and teach how to tell stories through the comic book medium.
Free!

Aug 15

Guerilla Storytime

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
These fun pop-up readings with real librarians will offer families a chance to hear stories and sing songs in the park.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Aug 16

Harlem Meer Performance Festival: Quimbombo

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join Quimbombo for a groove-oriented performance rooted in Cuban son!
Free!

Aug 16

Zabo's Circus Show at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park

at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
Other than clowning around, Zabo’s skills include juggling, unicycling, and prop balancing. His show brings non-stop excitement and entertainment.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 16

Zabo's Circus Show at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park

at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Other than clowning around, Zabo’s skills include juggling, unicycling, and prop balancing.His show brings non-stop excitement and entertainment.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Aug 18

Zumba in Westerleigh Park

at Westerleigh Park , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Exercise with music and dance in the park.
Free!

Aug 18

Chair Yoga

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill) , Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn how to adapt traditional yoga poses while sitting or standing with the support of a chair.

Aug 18

Sit Volleyball

at McCarren Play Center (in McCarren Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Sitting volleyball competition is open to male and female athletes with physical disabilities such as amputation or limb loss, spinal cord injury, wheelchair-users, cerebral palsy,…
Free!

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Aug 19

Outdoor Cinema: Alice / Czech Republic

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Now celebrating its 17th year, the festival features open-air cinema, music, dance, and food, held in the 5-acre waterfront park in Long Island City, Queens. Admission is free.
Free!

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Aug 20

Dance/Movement Class: Dances for a Variable Population

at Garibaldi Plaza (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Dances for a Variable Population is a distinctive dance workshop program appropriate for older adults of all ages and abilities.
Free!

Aug 20

Adaptive Wheelchair Softball

at Bulova Park , Queens

5:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Spring has arrived and so has wheelchair softball!
Free!

Friday, August 21, 2015

Aug 21

Goal Ball

at Sunset Park Recreation Center (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Goal ball is a paralympic sport for athletes with visual impairments. It is played by two teams of three using a ball with bells inside.
Free!

Aug 21

Adaptive Wheelchair Softball

at Patterson Playground , Bronx

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Play wheelchair softball at Patterson Playground.
Free!

Aug 21

Pelham Bay Park Summer Music 2015

at Lawn area behind the track and field area (in Pelham Bay Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Join us in the park under the summer sky for some great music. Bring a blanket or chair; pack a picnic and invite some friends.
Free!

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Aug 22

It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park

at Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.
Free!

Aug 22

Guerilla Storytime

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
These fun pop-up readings with real librarians will offer families a chance to hear stories and sing songs in the park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 22

Making Magic With Ethan at Forest Park Carousel

at Forest Park Carousel (in Forest Park) , Queens

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
Ethan’s philosophy is that magic is meant to be created and shared with people; it should not simply be designed to trick the crowd.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 22

Making Magic With Ethan at Forest Park Carousel

at Forest Park Carousel (in Forest Park) , Queens

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Ethan’s philosophy is that magic is meant to be created and shared with people; it should not simply be designed to trick the crowd.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 23, 2015

Aug 23

Harlem Meer Performance Festival: The Ebony Hillbillies

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join The Ebony Hillbillies, one of the last black string bands in the U.S., for an afternoon of jazz, blues, bluegrass, and rockabilly fun!
Free!

Aug 23

The Magic of Rogue at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park

at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
With tons of audience interaction, this show is a mixture of music, flowers, fire, and animals. Everyone will be amazed!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 23

The Magic of Rogue at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park

at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
With tons of audience interaction, this show is a mixture of music, flowers, fire, and animals. Everyone will be amazed!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Aug 25

Chair Yoga

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill) , Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn how to adapt traditional yoga poses while sitting or standing with the support of a chair.

Aug 25

Sit Volleyball

at McCarren Play Center (in McCarren Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Sitting volleyball competition is open to male and female athletes with physical disabilities such as amputation or limb loss, spinal cord injury, wheelchair-users, cerebral palsy,…
Free!

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Aug 27

Dance/Movement Class: Dances for a Variable Population

at Garibaldi Plaza (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Dances for a Variable Population is a distinctive dance workshop program appropriate for older adults of all ages and abilities.
Free!

Aug 27

Adaptive Wheelchair Softball

at Bulova Park , Queens

5:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Spring has arrived and so has wheelchair softball!
Free!

Friday, August 28, 2015

Aug 28

Goal Ball

at Sunset Park Recreation Center (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Goal ball is a paralympic sport for athletes with visual impairments. It is played by two teams of three using a ball with bells inside.
Free!

Aug 28

Adaptive Wheelchair Softball

at Patterson Playground , Bronx

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Play wheelchair softball at Patterson Playground.
Free!

Aug 28

Summer on the Hudson: Friday Freshen Up with Wordsmith

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Kick off the weekend with music by hip hop artist and songwriter, Wordsmith.
Free!

Aug 28

Arts, Culture & Fun: Dance Away the Night! Tango

at Center Boulevard and Borden Avenue (in Hunter's Point South Park) , Queens

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Enjoy everything tango: dance classes, demonstrations, and live music!
Free!

Must See
Event

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Aug 29

It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park

at Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.
Free!

Aug 29

Guerilla Storytime

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
These fun pop-up readings with real librarians will offer families a chance to hear stories and sing songs in the park.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 29

Binx The Clown at Fantasy Shore Amusement Park

at Fantasy Shore Amusement Park (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
Creating some of the funniest and most entertaining shows in New York City, Binx is excited to bring his show to Fantasy Shore.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 29

Binx The Clown at Fantasy Shore Amusement Park

at Fantasy Shore Amusement Park (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Creating some of the funniest and most entertaining shows in New York City, Binx is excited to bring his show to Fantasy Shore.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Aug 30

Harlem Meer Performance Festival: Garifuna International

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Garifuna International brings an energetic performance of music and dance, rooted in African, Caribbean, and Central American traditions, to the Harlem Meer!
Free!

Aug 30

Making Magic with Ethan at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park

at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
Ethan’s philosophy is that magic is meant to be created and shared with people; it should not simply be designed to trick the crowd.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 30

Making Magic with Ethan at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park

at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Ethan’s philosophy is that magic is meant to be created and shared with people; it should not simply be designed to trick the crowd.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Sep 1

Sit Volleyball

at McCarren Play Center (in McCarren Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Sitting volleyball competition is open to male and female athletes with physical disabilities such as amputation or limb loss, spinal cord injury, wheelchair-users, cerebral palsy,…
Free!

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Sep 3

Dance/Movement Class: Dances for a Variable Population

at Garibaldi Plaza (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Dances for a Variable Population is a distinctive dance workshop program appropriate for older adults of all ages and abilities.
Free!

Sep 3

Adaptive Wheelchair Softball

at Bulova Park , Queens

5:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Spring has arrived and so has wheelchair softball!
Free!

Friday, September 4, 2015

Sep 4

Goal Ball

at Sunset Park Recreation Center (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Goal ball is a paralympic sport for athletes with visual impairments. It is played by two teams of three using a ball with bells inside.
Free!

Sep 4

Summer on the Hudson: Bingo!

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
BYO food and beverages to this all ages, free to enter, bingo party.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 4

Suite Summer Festival

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
In-Sight Dance Company’s Suite Summer Festival gathers compelling professional dance companies from New York City and beyond to create a diverse dance experience in Queens.
Free!

Saturday, September 5, 2015

Sep 5

It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park

at Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.
Free!

Sep 5

Skats The Clown at Fantasy Shore Amusement Park

at Fantasy Shore Amusement Park (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
Combining magic and clownery, Skats makes everyone laugh out loud while also leaving them in amazement!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 5

Skats The Clown at Fantasy Shore Amusement Park

at Fantasy Shore Amusement Park (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Combining magic and clownery, Skats makes everyone laugh out loud while also leaving them in amazement!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 5

Suite Summer Festival

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
In-Sight Dance Company’s Suite Summer Festival gathers compelling professional dance companies from New York City and beyond to create a diverse dance experience in Queens.
Free!

Sunday, September 6, 2015

Sep 6

Harlem Meer Performance Festival: Dee Dee LeVant Gospel Ensemble

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Gospel returns to the Harlem Meer Performance Festival, as the Dee Dee LeVant Gospel Ensemble close out the 2015 performance series!
Free!

Sep 6

Suite Summer Festival

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
In-Sight Dance Company’s Suite Summer Festival gathers compelling professional dance companies from New York City and beyond to create a diverse dance experience in Queens.
Free!

Monday, September 7, 2015

Sep 7

Omar’s Summer Send-Off at Fantasy Shore Amusement Park

at Fantasy Shore Amusement Park (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Enjoy a magic show, fun games, dance contests, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Sep 8

Sit Volleyball

at McCarren Play Center (in McCarren Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Sitting volleyball competition is open to male and female athletes with physical disabilities such as amputation or limb loss, spinal cord injury, wheelchair-users, cerebral palsy,…
Free!

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Sep 10

Dance/Movement Class: Dances for a Variable Population

at Garibaldi Plaza (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Dances for a Variable Population is a distinctive dance workshop program appropriate for older adults of all ages and abilities.
Free!

Sep 10

Adaptive Wheelchair Softball

at Bulova Park , Queens

5:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Spring has arrived and so has wheelchair softball!
Free!

Friday, September 11, 2015

Sep 11

Goal Ball

at Sunset Park Recreation Center (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Goal ball is a paralympic sport for athletes with visual impairments. It is played by two teams of three using a ball with bells inside.
Free!

Sep 11

Summer on the Hudson: Bingo!

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
BYO food and beverages to this all ages, free to enter, bingo party.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 11

Movies in the Parks: Annie (2014)

at Hunts Point Recreation Center , Bronx

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Annie has a hard-knock life with her calculating foster mother Miss Hannigan. However, all that changes when hard-nosed billionaire and mayoral candidate Will Stacks takes her in.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Sep 12

It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park

at Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.
Free!

Sep 12

GreenThumb Annual Harvest Fair

at Diamante Garden (in ) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join GreenThumb for our annual celebration that honors thousands of community gardeners and greening professionals across New York City for their work during the season.
Free!

Must See
Event

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Sep 17

Dance/Movement Class: Dances for a Variable Population

at Garibaldi Plaza (in Washington Square Park) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Dances for a Variable Population is a distinctive dance workshop program appropriate for older adults of all ages and abilities.
Free!

Friday, September 18, 2015

Sep 18

Goal Ball

at Sunset Park Recreation Center (in Sunset Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Goal ball is a paralympic sport for athletes with visual impairments. It is played by two teams of three using a ball with bells inside.
Free!

Sep 18

Summer on the Hudson: Bingo!

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
BYO food and beverages to this all ages, free to enter, bingo party.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 18

Pelham Bay Park Summer Music 2015

at Lawn area behind the track and field area (in Pelham Bay Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Join us in the park under the summer sky for some great music. Bring a blanket or chair; pack a picnic and invite some friends.
Free!

Saturday, September 19, 2015

Sep 19

It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park

at Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.
Free!

Friday, September 25, 2015

Sep 25

Summer on the Hudson: Bingo!

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
BYO food and beverages to this all ages, free to enter, bingo party.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Sep 26

It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park

at Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.
Free!

Sep 26

Movies in the Parks: Annie (2014)

at Claremont Park , Bronx

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Annie has a hard-knock life with her calculating foster mother Miss Hannigan. However, all that changes when hard-nosed billionaire and mayoral candidate Will Stacks takes her in.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Sep 27

Pugsley Creek/Clason Point Historic Walking Tour

at End of Castle Hill Avenue , Bronx

10:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
The tour will include history on ancient estates, amusement parks, views of the Long Island Sound, and the beautiful Pugsley Creek Park.

Saturday, October 3, 2015

Oct 3

It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park

at Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.
Free!

Saturday, October 10, 2015

Oct 10

It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park

at Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.
Free!

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Oct 17

It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park

at Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.
Free!

Saturday, October 24, 2015

Oct 24

It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park

at Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.
Free!

Oct 24

Halloween Harvest Festival

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Enjoy art workshops, face painting, a dog costume contest, and more!
Free!

Must See
Event

Saturday, October 31, 2015

Oct 31

It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park

at Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.
Free!

Saturday, November 7, 2015

Nov 7

It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park

at Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.
Free!

Saturday, November 14, 2015

Nov 14

It's My Park at Henry Hudson Park

at Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Help to amplify its beauty and sustain community with general cleanups and gardening.
Free!

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