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.
Saturday, September 19, 2015
at Vanderbilt Gate (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
Take a tour with Conservatory Garden staff and learn about the history of the only formal garden in Central Park, including its restoration by Central Park Conservancy.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Come discover Randall’s Island Urban Farm – all are welcome! You can discover a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, meet the chickens, and learn about the rice paddies.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids
at Soundview Park Field House (in Soundview Park), Bronx
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer for the Coastal Cleanup Day. We invite you to join in on the fun to help improve the shoreline by removing marine debris.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park, Waterfront
at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m.
Look! Up in the sky, it’s a bird! But what kind of bird is it? Join the Prospect Park Alliance to learn about the magnificent array of birds that call Prospect Park home.
Category: Birding, Nature
at Rosedale and Lacombe Avenue (in Soundview Park), Bronx
12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Join the Bronx River's volunteer historians as they explore three of the borough's waterways: the Bronx River, Pugsley Creek, and Westchester Creek.
Category: Education, Nature, Fitness, Tours, Talks, Waterfront, Hiking
at Mosholu Avenue and Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx
at Prospect Park, Brooklyn
at Albert H. Mauro Playground (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens
8:00 p.m.–9:30 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: Nature, Tours
at West 173 Street and Amsterdam Avenue (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan