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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 261–270 out of 835 events
from May 27, 2015 to January 29, 2016
in Kids (x) category

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Jun27

Urban Farm Exploration Days

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Come discover Randall’s Island Urban Farm – all are welcome! You can discover a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, meet the chickens, and learn about the rice paddies.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Pop-Up Audubon: Incredible Invertebrates

at Vanderbilt Street Playground (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance to explore the freshwater ecosystems of Prospect Park.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Roller Skate at Brooklyn Bridge Park

at Pier 2 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Go skating at Brooklyn Bridge Park. Find information and details at the Pier 2 Roller Rink website.
Category: Kids, Sports, Waterfront

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Astoria Park Festival

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

12:00 p.m.11:59 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
Jun27

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. He’ll make jokes, clown around and do magic tricks. Always looking for…
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Flax to Linen

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Alliance to check on the flax crop they planted in the Spring and try out the tools used to process flax fibers into linen cloth.
Category: Education, History, Kids

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Flax Harvest

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Help harvest the flax crop and learn how flax is processed into linen. Try on some reproduction clothes for a fun photo-op in our farm wagon.
Category: Education, Kids

Best For
Kids
Jun27

Family Camping: Staten Island

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

6:00 p.m.7:00 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
Jun27

Movie Night: Annie

at Lawn Area (in Springfield Park), Queens

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Bring a chair or blanket and join us for a showing of Annie. Popcorn and ices will be served. Sponsored by This movie is rated PG.
Category: Film, Kids, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Jun28

Achilles Hope & Possibility (5M)

at Central Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
This event, which brings together athletes with disabilities and able-bodied athletes, is a celebration of running with a very special flavor.
Category: Fitness, Kids

Best For
Kids

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