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 11–20 out of 34 events
from April 24, 2015 to December 19, 2015
in Talks (x) category
Saturday, May 9, 2015
at East 138th Street and Lincoln Avenue, Bronx
1:30 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
The southernmost section of our borough, Mott Haven was one of the first communities to be urbanized across the Harlem River.
Category: Education, History, Sports, Tours, Talks, Waterfront
Saturday, May 16, 2015
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
at Poe Park Visitors Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
1:15 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Decades before The Defense of Marriage Act and Proposition 8, one gay couple, a Filipino American and an Australian, took on the U.S. government to fight for equality.
Category: Art, Festivals, Film, Talks, Seniors
Sunday, May 17, 2015
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
Monday, May 18, 2015
at Red Shade Plaza (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan
6:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
SOH and Lamprophonic team up to bring local writers of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction out into nature. Come hear a reading, a moderated discussion, and join in an open Q&A.
Category: Art, Festivals, Talks, Waterfront, Seniors
Thursday, May 21, 2015
at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
7:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Expert ecologists will show you the native plants and unique forest features of the Park, as well as highlight the importance of native plants to the ecological health of the park and New York City.
Category: Nature, Tours, Talks
Saturday, May 30, 2015
at Carousel for All Children (in Willowbrook Park), Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Naturefest is a family celebration of environmental awareness and local natural history.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Birding, Education, Nature, Fitness, Games, Kids, Tours, Earth Day & Arbor Day, Talks
Sunday, June 7, 2015
at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens
1:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
We're celebrating the 75th and 50th anniversaries of the NYC World's Fair with a full day of free activities for all.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Concerts, Dance, Art, Festivals, History, Kids, Food, Talks, Seniors
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan
6:30 p.m.–7:45 p.m.
As well as being the first designated exterior landmark in Manhattan, the Merchant's House is one of only 115 interior landmarks in New York City (1981). A significant presence in…
Category: History, Talks