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 81–90 out of 408 events
from June 3, 2015 to December 26, 2015
in Nature (x) category
Saturday, June 13, 2015
at Wave Hill, Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Cut nature shapes from bright, multicolored tissue paper. Then, with a simple, papier-mâché method, use your cut shapes to make festive lanterns to brighten and make…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Kids
at Van Cortlandt Park Station: Last Stop on the #1 Train (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Meet at the last stop of the 1 train for our longest hike at three to four hours long to see all seven wonders of Van Cortlandt Park.
Category: Education, Nature, Fitness, Tours, Outdoor Fitness, Hiking
at Bloomingdale Park Playground (in Bloomingdale Park), Staten Island
at Vanderbilt Gate (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
Take a tour with Conservatory Garden staff and learn about the history of the only formal garden in Central Park, including its restoration by Central Park Conservancy.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Come discover Randall’s Island Urban Farm – all are welcome! You can discover a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, meet the chickens, and learn about the rice paddies.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids
at Vanderbilt Street Playground (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
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 St. George Ferry Terminal, Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Community Gardens in New York City are the result of hard work by the hands of many dedicated people who transform previously neglected spaces into spaces that are beautiful and life…
Category: Nature, Tours
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens