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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 21–30 out of 83 events
from August 20, 2014 to December 13, 2014
in Festivals (x) category

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Aug26

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at West Harlem Piers Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Play giant tic tac toe, lawn bowling and more!
Category: Festivals, Games, Kids, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Aug27

Art in the Garden: Harvesting Our History: The Story of Queens Botanical Garden

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
Get a sense of Queens Botanical Garden's past and how both the 1939 and 1964 New York World's Fairs influenced the Garden's development.
Category: Art, Festivals, History, Seniors

Aug27

Summer on the Hudson: Tots Soccer & Pee Wee Basketball

at 71st Street Soccer Field and Basketball Courts (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

9:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
All little ones (5 and under) are welcome at this introduction to soccer and basketball.
Category: Education, Festivals, Fitness, Kids, Sports, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness, Celebrating the World Cup
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug27

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at West Harlem Piers Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Play giant tic tac toe, lawn bowling and more!
Category: Festivals, Games, Kids, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug27

Sunset Family Festival

at Sand Lane and Capadanno Blvd. (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach), Staten Island

4:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The Sunset Family Festival is a series of beach and boardwalk events including fireworks, family entertainment, snacks, and vendors.
Category: Festivals, Games, Kids, Markets, Food, Waterfront
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug27

Summer on the Hudson: Salute to the Sun Yoga

at The Plaza at 66th Street (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
End your day with relaxing Hatha yoga in a beautiful sunset setting.
Category: Education, Festivals, Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Aug28

Art in the Garden: Harvesting Our History: The Story of Queens Botanical Garden

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
Get a sense of Queens Botanical Garden's past and how both the 1939 and 1964 New York World's Fairs influenced the Garden's development.
Category: Art, Festivals, History, Seniors

Friday, August 29, 2014

Aug29

Art in the Garden: Harvesting Our History: The Story of Queens Botanical Garden

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
Get a sense of Queens Botanical Garden's past and how both the 1939 and 1964 New York World's Fairs influenced the Garden's development.
Category: Art, Festivals, History, Seniors

Aug29

Summer on the Hudson: Lunchtime Listen with the Shivering Timbers

at 130th Street and Marginal Street (in West Harlem Piers), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Step into a whimsical, foot-stomping play land with the Shivering Timbers. Bring a bag of yummies and eat lunch while drinking in the reverberations. Thank you to our…
Category: Concerts, Festivals, Waterfront
Free!

Aug29

Coney Island Fireworks

at Coney Island Beach & Boardwalk, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

9:30 p.m.
Enjoy free fireworks in Coney Island!
Category: Festivals
Free!

Must See
Event

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