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 467 events
from May 22, 2015 to December 26, 2015
in Nature (x) category
Saturday, June 13, 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 Avenue U and East 33rd Street (in Marine Park), Brooklyn
9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Help NYC Parks restore salt marsh in Gerritsen Creek! Sections of the salt marsh were damaged by heavy ice sheets and burrowing geese over this past winter, leaving bare patches…
Category: Nature, Volunteer
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Children’s imaginations and knowledge blossom as they plant and harvest vegetables and flowers, visit the bee garden, and more.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Birding, Education, Nature, Fitness, Games, Kids, Food
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan , North Woods (in Central Park), Manhattan
at Fifth Avenue Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
at Concrete Plant Park, Bronx
10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Encounter saltwater marshes and wildlife that thrive in the tides as you paddle the saltwater section of the Bronx River.
Category: Nature, Tours, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
at Van Cortlandt Park Station: Last Stop on the #1 Train (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx
at Bloomingdale Park Playground (in Bloomingdale Park), Staten Island
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 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