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 211–220 out of 332 events
from August 1, 2015 to December 26, 2015
in Nature (x) category
Saturday, August 29, 2015
at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m.
Look! Up in the sky, it’s a bird! But what kind of bird is it? Join the Prospect Park Alliance to learn about the magnificent array of birds that call Prospect Park home.
Category: Birding, Nature
at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park), Brooklyn
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Workshop participants will practice canning techniques and prepare a simple fruit preserve and a freezer pickle from seasonal fruits and vegetables.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Food
at Alley Pond Park, Queens
Sunday, August 30, 2015
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
at Picnic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
On this Nature Exploration Hike we will discover plants which have been used in traditional medicine and the amazing properties they possess.
at The Great Hill (in Central Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
With whimsical ingenuity, Hook, Line, and Sinker celebrates the timeless art of fishing while offering a connection between the water and the life below.
Category: Nature, Festivals, Kids, Free Summer Concerts
at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan
at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 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 Cleveland Avenue and Mansion Avenue (in Seaside Wildlife Nature Park), Staten Island
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
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, Fishing
Monday, August 31, 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