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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 241–250 out of 321 events
from August 23, 2014 to December 20, 2014
in Nature (x) category

Sunday, October 5, 2014

Oct 5

Candlemaking Workshop

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Beeswax has been used for centuries in art, woodworking and in religious ceremonies. Try your hand at creating an assortment of beeswax candles to take home and enjoy. Registration is…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature

Oct 5

Honey Tasting

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
You’ll be amazed at the complex flavors of different varieties of honey! Sample a few, then purchase your favorite to take home. Gourmet honey producers and chocolatiers will be…
Category: Nature, Food
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct 5

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Category: Nature, History, Tours, Waterfront
Free!

Oct 5

Honey Extraction Demonstration

at Ecology Building (in Wave Hill), Bronx

12:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
How do bees make honey? How do we collect it? Help us extract and bottle honey from our resident honeybees.
Category: Nature, Food, Talks
Free!

Oct 5

Hives and Honey Information Station

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location, Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Try on beekeeping gear, peek inside an empty hive, and learn fascinating facts about honeybees.
Category: Nature, Food, Talks
Free!

Oct 5

Volunteer to Help Park Reforestation Efforts in Highbridge Park

at Sherman Creek Park (in Sherman Creek), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
As part of our effort to reestablish a native forest in Highbridge Park we will be planting native trees, shrubs and perennials, and removing non-native invasive plants.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Oct 5

Riverside Park Fall Overlook Concerts

at 116th Street Overlook (in Riverside Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Concerts are held in lower Riverside Park at 116th Street on Sundays at 2:00PM. Rain decisions are made at 11:00 AM the day of the event - if there is rain the concert will be canceled.
Category: Concerts, Nature, Free Summer Concerts, Seniors
Free!

Monday, October 6, 2014

Oct 6

Dinosaur Safari: Mysteries Revealed

at Bronx Zoo (in Bronx Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
See more than 30 animatronic dinosaurs, including a 40-foot long tyrannosaurus rex, on this ride through the two-acre safari.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Oct 7

Dinosaur Safari: Mysteries Revealed

at Bronx Zoo (in Bronx Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
See more than 30 animatronic dinosaurs, including a 40-foot long tyrannosaurus rex, on this ride through the two-acre safari.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Oct 8

Dinosaur Safari: Mysteries Revealed

at Bronx Zoo (in Bronx Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
See more than 30 animatronic dinosaurs, including a 40-foot long tyrannosaurus rex, on this ride through the two-acre safari.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids

Best For
Kids

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