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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 31–40 out of 240 events
from October 20, 2014 to December 6, 2015
in Nature (x) category

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Oct25

Halloween Extravaganza at the Conference House

at Hylan Boulevard and Satterlee Street (in Conference House Park), Staten Island

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Enjoy bouncy rides, arts and crafts, games, tattoos, photo op’s, magic shows, an aerialist performance, and more.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Games, History, Kids, Halloween, Food, Waterfront

Best For
Kids
Oct25

Falconry Presentation: Skyhunters in Flight

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Watch hawks, falcons and owls sharpen their hunting skills during an exciting outdoor flight demonstration with master falconer Brian Bradley of New Paltz, New York. Hear about the…
Category: Birding, Nature
Free!

Oct25

Nature Exploration Hike (moderate)

at Park Drive and Clove Road (in Clove Lakes Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
Hiking is the ultimate way to enjoy the outdoors and reduce stress. Regardless of the intensity level, it is a great way to burn calories and stay fit. Our Urban Park…
Category: Nature, Tours
Free!

Oct25

Halloween in Prospect Park: Creepy Crawly Halloween

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
It's a critter-fest in Prospect Park with lots of spiders, worms, and other creatures that are sure to make your skin crawl!
Category: Education, Nature, Kids, Halloween
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct25

Central Park Tour: The Ramble

at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Pass over streams and under arches on a maze of pathways in this secluded, 38-acre woodland on this route, which involves many hills and stairs.
Category: Nature, History, Tours

Oct25

The Night Sky

at Pelham Bay Ranger Station (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

6:00 p.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system, discussing the science, history, and folklore of the universe.
Category: Nature, Kids, Astronomy
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Oct26

Birds of the Ridgewood Reservoir

at Ridgewood Reservoir, Queens This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Join the Brooklyn Bird Club on a fall bird migration walk. Have fun looking for winter sparrows, waterfowl, and raptors such as hawks,falcons and the bald eagle!
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Tours
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct26

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
Oct26

Family Art Project: Hawks Take Flight

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Look for migrating hawks soaring, circling and gliding above the Hudson River. Stretch your arms and sail across the grassy lawns. Then fashion a sailing hawk glider or feathery…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Birding, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct26

Geology and History of Dyckman Street With Sidney Horenstein

at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.
Join Sidney Horenstein, geologist and Educator Emeritus at the American Museum of Natural History, as he leads his geology, history, and natural history walk through Dyckman Street
Category: Nature, History
Free!

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