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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 241–250 out of 828 events
from May 28, 2015 to January 29, 2016
in Kids (x) category

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Jun25

Nature Exploration

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun25

Ocean Breeze Summer Fitness: Obstacle Course Playground

at Midland Beach Splash Plaza (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Take free fitness classes outside this summer, brought to you by the staff of the new Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex! Children are welcome in this program.
Category: Games, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun25

NYC Parks and El Museo del Barrio Present: POP-UP ARTE + STORYTELLING

at Mae Grant Playground, Manhattan

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Families! Kids! Join us for fun filled sessions of art and story telling in May and June through Harlem.
Category: Art, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun25

Astoria Park Festival

at Parking Lot (in Astoria Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
It is a four-night summer favorite that's packed with family fun, which will include rides, games, food, and entertainment.
Category: Festivals, Games, Kids, Food
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun25

Shrek The Musical

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

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Enjoy the tale of an unlikely hero who finds himself on a life-changing journey alongside a wise cracking donkey and a feisty princess who resists her rescue.
Category: Kids, Theater, Free Summer Concerts, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, June 26, 2015

Jun26

Nature Exploration

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun26

Seasonal Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Make seasonal and holiday arts & crafts items to take home.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun26

Astoria Park Festival

at Parking Lot (in Astoria Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
It is a four-night summer favorite that's packed with family fun, which will include rides, games, food, and entertainment.
Category: Festivals, Games, Kids, Food
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun26

Family Camping: Manhattan

at Inwood Hill Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Camping affords us the opportunity to unplug from the diversions of everyday life and to laugh and play with our families.
Category: Nature, Kids, Family Camping
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun26

Films on the Green: Zarafa by Rémi Bezançon & Jean-Christophe Lie

at Old Bandshell Lawn (in Tompkins Square Park), Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Films on the Green 2015 presents animation movie Zarafa in Tompkins Square Park on June 26.
Category: Art, Film, Kids, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Best For
Kids

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