NYC Parks Events Calendar
Get up, get out, and do something! Just about any day of the year, you can find something fun, informative, and healthy to enjoy at an area park. Feel free to browse the listings below, or use the search tools to find an event that matches your interests and location.
Sunday, August 9, 2015
at The Great Hill (in Central Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
Think bugs are gross? Think again! We’ll take you on a 3,000-mile adventure and show you why they’re actually the coolest creatures around. The musical, interactive…
Category: Concerts, Nature, Kids
at Kaiser Park Entrance (in Kaiser Park), Brooklyn
12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Few experiences compare with being on the open water in New York City. Intermediate canoe programs are great for those with prior canoe experience. Children aged 8 and older are welcome.
Category: Nature, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
at Lasker Pool & Rink (in Central Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Few experiences compare with being on the open water in New York City. Basic canoe programs are great for all skill levels. Children aged 8 and older are welcome.
Category: Nature, Kayaking and Canoeing
at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park), Queens
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. From falcons and salamanders, to deer and seals; wildlife viewing is a perfect activity for any age. Our Rangers…
Category: Education, Nature, Talks
at Wave Hill, Bronx
at General Jose Marti (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:15 p.m.
Join our guides for this exclusive tour of the Hallett Nature Sanctuary, open to visitors only on Central Park Conservancy guided tours and during limited open hours.
Category: Nature, Tours
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Guest curator Andrew Ingall selects five recent films by independent filmmakers who represent a diverse group in terms of geography, genre and form.
Category: Education, Nature, Art, Film, Free Summer Movies
Monday, August 10, 2015
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
This retrospective exhibition offers a glimpse of man and nature's impact on the development of the waterfront in Conference House Park.
Category: Education, Nature, Art, History