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 201–210 out of 497 events
from July 23, 2014 to December 20, 2014
in Nature (x) category
Saturday, August 16, 2014
at William Tecumseh Sherman Statue (in Central Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–12:45 p.m.
Travel from Grand Army Plaza, past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and stop at the Dairy on this trip through the southern Park highlights.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
at Beach 116 (in Rockaway Beach), Queens
The wonders of the universe are ready to be discovered and New York City Parks are the perfect place to stargaze and explore the night sky.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids, Talks, Astronomy
Sunday, August 17, 2014
at Kayaking on the Hudson Meeting Point (in Riverside Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Join The Downtown Boathouse for 20-minute instructional paddles. Please wear a bathing suit or shorts and a t-shirt, and know how to swim. Weather permitting. No registration required.
Category: Education, Nature, Festivals, Fitness, Kids, Sports, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
at Bronx Zoo (in Bronx Park), Bronx
at Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
See them and sketch them, flying and sipping the nectar of their favorite flowers. Then learn about local butterfly species and make a butterfly hat to wear as you sail across the…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Kids
at 190th Street and Amsterdam Avenue (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan
10:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
The Highbridge Forest Crew works to remove invasive plants from the park and to care for recently planted native trees. As part of the Forest Crew you will learn basic invasive and…
Category: Nature, Volunteer
at Van Cortlandt Golf House (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx
Catch-and-release fishing is a great way to get outdoors and discover nature just a few blocks from home. Our experienced Rangers teach the ethics of fishing and the ecology of…
Category: Nature, Kids, Fishing