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 151–160 out of 316 events
from August 4, 2015 to December 26, 2015
in Nature (x) category
Saturday, August 22, 2015
at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Coined the "wild garden" by designer Frederick Law Olmsted, the Ramble offers visitors a tranquil spot to meander along winding paths and discover hidden forest gardens.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
at Central Park, Manhattan
6:00 p.m.–7:00 a.m.
We camp to create lasting memories, connect with the natural world, and bond with our families. Participants are chosen by lottery. To enter visit nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on August 12th
Category: Nature, Kids
at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park), Staten Island
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…
Sunday, August 23, 2015
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Study these ancient insects then create delicate and shimmering dragonfly wings using transparent and brightly colored—even metallic—materials.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Kids
at Cunningham Park Parking Lot (in Cunningham Park), Queens
11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Hiking is the ultimate way to enjoy the outdoors and a fun way to reduce stress. Our Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to the hidden gems of New York CIty and…
Category: Nature, Hiking
at The Great Hill (in Central Park), Manhattan
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Can you tell a dragonfly from a damselfly? Environmental educators will offer a short presentation, then lead a family-friendly walk to net these insects for a close-up look.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids, Talks, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
at Wave Hill, Bronx
Monday, August 24, 2015
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