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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 211–220 out of 748 events
from July 1, 2015 to January 29, 2016
in Kids (x) category

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Jul18

Bonkerz the Clown

at Carousel (in Forest Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
This wise-cracking Brooklyn clown is proud to cross the borough border and bring his show to Queens.
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul18

Guerilla Storytime

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
These fun pop-up readings with real librarians will offer families a chance to hear stories and sing songs in the park.
Category: Accessible, Kids, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul18

Summer on the Hudson and GRO Girls Skate Days

at Skate Park at 108th (in Riverside Park), Manhattan

3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Summer on the Hudson partners with GRO (Girls Riders Organization) for a monthly informal jam session for gilr riders in Riverside Skate Park at 108.
Category: Kids, Sports
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul18

Family Camping Staten Island

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Urban Park Rangers celebrate the tradition of camping throughout the summer. Families are chosen by lottery. To register visit nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on Wednesday, July 8th.
Category: Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul18

Family Camping at Central Park

at Central Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Urban Park Rangers celebrate the tradition of camping throughout the summer. Families are chosen by lottery. To register please visit nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on Wednesday, July 8th.
Category: Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul18

Movies in the Parks: Big Hero 6

at St. Mary's Park, Bronx This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free, family-friendly movies in our city's parks!
Category: Film, Kids, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Jul19

Birding: Ridgewood Reservoir

at Ridgewood Reservoir, Queens This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in New York City.
Category: Birding, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul19

Pop-Up Audubon II: Fishing Fun

at North End of Esplanade (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance to explore aquatic and avian ecology in Prospect Park.
Category: Nature, Kids, Fishing
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul19

Pop-Up Audubon: Macy’s Fishing Clinics

at Peninsula (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
?This popular summer program offers kids 15 & under the opportunity to fish. Participants learn about aquatic ecology, fishing safety and will even get to collect their own bait.
Category: Nature, Kids, Fishing
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul19

Recycled & Repurposed Children’s Crafts

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us to make children’s crafts out of recycled and repurposed items.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids

Best For
Kids

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