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 11–20 out of 261 events
from March 6, 2015 to December 26, 2015
in Nature (x) category
Sunday, March 8, 2015
at The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx
10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
The elegance of the orchid in all its myriad forms returns to the Garden this year with an aerial display unlike any other.
at Wave Hill, Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
As a tree grows, it produces a new ring of visible growth each year, creating a beautiful, mandala-like pattern of its life history. How old are you? Use special papers and natural…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Kids
at Mosholu Avenue and Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx
Our Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to the hidden gems of New York City. On our hikes, you may explore nature, discover our city’s urban forests, or just…
Category: Nature, Fitness
at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
Some of New York’s most iconic sights are found in Central Park, including the fountain at Bethesda Terrace and Bow Bridge. Join Central Park Conservancy guides for an insider’s look.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
at Isham Street and Seaman Avenue (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan
at Wave Hill, Bronx
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park), Staten Island
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Become a citizen scientist and discover how you can help frogs and toads in our environment by identifying and monitoring their unique vocal calls. Frog Watch USA is a nationwide…
Category: Education, Nature, Kids, Volunteer
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
Monday, March 9, 2015
at Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street (in Central Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–12:45 p.m.
Travel past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and on to the Dairy, with this tour of southern Park highlights led by Central Park Conservancy tour guides.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours