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.
Friday, September 11, 2015
at Fort Totten Park, Queens
7:00 p.m.–7:00 a.m.
We camp to create lasting memories, connect with the natural world, and bond with our families. Participants are selected by lottery, to enter visit nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register 9/1
Category: Nature, Kids
Saturday, September 12, 2015
at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx
8:00 a.m.–9:30 a.m.
The history of birding and Van Cortlandt Park are inseparable. Influential birders such as Roger Tory Peterson got their starts on Van Cortlandt’s ecologically diverse grounds.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature
at Henry Hudson Monument (in Henry Hudson Park), Bronx
at Westerleigh Park, Staten Island
9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Help us maintain the beauty of Westerleigh Park by raking, planting, or gardening. Enjoy a cup of coffee and a donut while getting great exercise. We are there every Saturday morning.
at McCarren Park Track (in McCarren Park), Brooklyn
9:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
This It's My Park season, please join Good.Clean.Fun. to help care for McCarren Park during your morning fitness routine.
Category: Fitness, Volunteer, It's My Park, Outdoor Fitness
at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park), Queens
9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Help NYC Parks restore forest in Alley Pond Park! Trails provide access to the forest, but too many trails can confuse visitors and disrupt the ecology of the forest. Volunteers will…
Category: Nature, Volunteer
at Soundview Field House
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Join a bike tour along the Bronx River Greenway, from the estuary of the Bronx River to its source at the Kensico Dam in Westchester County.
Category: Nature, Fitness, History, Sports, Tours, Talks, Waterfront