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 21–30 out of 202 events
from October 4, 2015 to January 8, 2016
in Nature (x) category
Friday, October 9, 2015
at IS 204. 36th Avenue and 28th Street. Long Island City.
4:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Green Girls is an innovative program that inspires early adolescents to excel as environmental scientists, media artists and stewards of New York City’s precious natural…
Category: Education, Nature, Kids
Saturday, October 10, 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 Wave Hill, Bronx
8:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
Join naturalist Gabriel Willow on a special, early-morning walk to spot birds in the gardens and woodlands, as well as the skies above Wave Hill.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Kids, Tours, Fall Foliage, Seniors
at Concrete Plant Park, Bronx
10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Calling all novice paddlers: come explore the tidal section of the Bronx River and experience the beauty of estuary!
Category: Nature, Kids, Tours, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
at West Farms #2 Train Station, Bronx
10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Discover the park's pre-history that includes a replica of Henry Hudson's Half Moon and no less than three unsuccessful attempts to hold a world's fair by the Bronx River.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Talks, Waterfront, Hiking
at Between Eastwood & Binnen Bridge (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
This year, the Prospect Park Alliance offers twice the Pop-Up fun with a second tent that explores the park’s aquatic habitats. In October, explore how seasonal shifts affect wildlife.
Category: Birding, Nature, Kids
at Woodlawn Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx