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 61–70 out of 501 events
from July 24, 2014 to May 31, 2015
in History (x) category
Sunday, August 3, 2014
at William Tecumseh Sherman Statue (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–2:45 p.m.
Travel from Grand Army Plaza, past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and stop at the Dairy on this trip through the southern Park highlights.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
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
at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum), Manhattan
3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Get your hands in the dirt at the Dyckman Farm! Young visitors are invited to drop in and help while we harvest vegetables from the Kitchen Garden and learn what the Dyckmans grew on…
Category: Education, Nature, History, Kids
Monday, August 4, 2014
at Indian Road Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan
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 Van Cortlandt House Museum (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx
9:00 a.m.–3:00 a.m.
Immersed in the everyday life of a child in 18th century and dressed in period style clothing, campers learn about the Van Cortlandt Family and the history that happened here all while having fun.
Category: Education, History, Kids
at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
In celebration of the 50th and 75th anniversaries of the World’s Fairs, Tomorrow’s World will include never before exhibited vintage images from the Parks Photo Archive and…
Category: Education, Art, History, Seniors
at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Go through the process of making your own "antique paper" and bring it home with you! For ages 6 - 12. Taught by Maryann Diglio **Pre-registration required with…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Kids