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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 71–80 out of 369 events
from September 15, 2014 to December 6, 2015
in Nature (x) category

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Sep27

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
Sep27

Family Art Project: Nature Becomes a Greek God

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Tammy Nguyen, a visual artist whose work is on view in Glyndor Gallery’s Sunroom Project Space this fall, takes us on a mythological journey to transform found materials in…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep27

MillionTreesNYC TreeLC Workshop in Manhattan

at Lexington Avenue and East 117 Street, Manhattan

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Join us to help care for new street trees in East Harlem!
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Sep27

Central Park Tour: Conservatory Garden

at Conservatory Garden (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:15 p.m.
Learn about the thousands of trees, flowers, shrubs, and perennials that decorate the Garden from the Conservancy horticulturalists who take care of this special place within the Park.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Sep27

Get Hooked!

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join the Randall’s Island Park Alliance for the 3rd annual “Get Hooked” fishing event!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Games, Kids, Waterfront, Fishing
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep27

Hike the Greenbelt (vigorous)

at Parking Area (in High Rock Park), Staten Island

11:00 a.m.
On Nature Exploration Hikes we will discover the plants and animals that inhabit the urban forest.
Category: Nature
Free!

Sep27

Central Park Tour: North Woods

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.
View tumbling cascades, rustic bridges, and picturesque pools in the Park's largest woodland area, a landscape designed to offer a forest retreat right in Manhattan.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Sep27

Breukelen Country Fair

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park), Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Join the Wyckoff Farmhouse museum for a day long extravaganza of crafting, creating and hands on fun!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Festivals, History, Kids, It's My Park Day, Fall Festivals
Free!

Must See
Event
Sep27

Birding at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

3:30 p.m.
Join naturalist and photographer Debbie Becker on a trail walk as the great fall migration gets under way with hawks, eagles, warblers, and hummingbirds returning to their winter…
Category: Birding, Nature, Talks

Sep27

Night Hike (light)

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

7:00 p.m.
Our Night Hikes allow participants to see parks in a different light, and are great for families.
Category: Nature, Tours
Free!

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