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 322 events
from October 22, 2014 to May 31, 2015
in History (x) category
Saturday, October 25, 2014
The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
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
at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
On view for a limited time, a fantastical model of the historic site built by Don Rice out of LEGO® bricks. Over 3,000 pieces were used to create a fabulous scene of the farmhouse.
Category: Art, History, Kids
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
at Conference House Museum (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…
Category: Education, History, Tours
at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
The new Lenape Gallery at Conference House Park Visitor Center will open Riding the Waves, a new exhibit of the Museum of Maritime Navigation and Communication. The premiere…
Category: Education, History, Tours, Talks, Waterfront, Open House New York
at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan
at Kingsland Homestead, Queens
2:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…
Category: Art, History