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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.

Viewing 61–70 out of 236 events
from October 25, 2014 to December 6, 2015
in Nature (x) & Volunteer (x) categories

Sunday, November 2, 2014

Nov 2

Fall Foliage Walk: Cornucopia of Trees!

at Crotona Nature Center (in Crotona Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.
Get inspired by the beauty of fall colors and enjoy the outdoors on this light hike. Our Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to some common trees found in New York…
Category: Nature, Tours, Fall Foliage
Free!

Nov 2

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Category: Nature, History, Tours, Waterfront
Free!

Nov 2

Garden Walking Tour in Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Take a tour of the "Park for All Seasons" through the Heather and Alpine Gardens of Fort Tryon Park.
Category: Nature, Tours
Free!

Nov 2

Historic New York: Native Americans

at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
Urban Park Rangers specialize in interpretation of historic turning points, both natural and man-made, in our city’s long history. Historic New York Programs focus on the…
Category: Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Nov 2

Nocturnal Wildlife

at Prospect Park Picnic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

6:00 p.m.
New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. From falcons and salamanders, to deer and seals, wildlife viewing opportunities exist year-round in all of our…
Category: Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, November 3, 2014

Nov 3

Nature at Night Hike

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park), Staten Island

5:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Get out and about in the Greenbelt to see which forest flora and fauna “go bump in the night” on this hour-long hike.
Category: Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Nov 4

Open Hours: Hallett Nature Sanctuary

at Hallett Nature Sanctuary (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Normally closed to visitors except on guided tours, visitors can come explore the Hallett at their own pace along the rustic trail.
Category: Nature, Tours
Free!

Must See
Event

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Nov 5

GreenThumb Workshop: Fall Planting and Season Extension

at Clara's Garden (in ), Brooklyn

5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Do you want to get more fresh and healthy vegetables from your garden? If you’ve ever seen your collard green plants last through the winter, surrounded by snow, you know…
Category: Education, Nature, Seniors
Free!

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Nov 6

It's My Park Day at Cadman Plaza

at Cadman Plaza Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
On It's My Park Day, volunteers from the Cadman Plaza Conservancy will clean and beautify Cadman Plaza.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park Day
Free!

Nov 6

Central Park Tour: North Woods

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

12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.
View tumbling cascades, rustic bridges, and picturesque pools in the Park's largest woodland area, a landscape designed to offer a forest retreat right in Manhattan.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
Free!

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