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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 8 events
from October 5, 2015 to December 5, 2015
in Dogs (x) category

Saturday, October 10, 2015


It's My Park at St. Nicholas Park

at West 135th Street and St. Nicholas Terrace (in St. Nicholas Park), Manhattan

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Rescheduled Event: This It's My Park season, join the St. Nicholas Dog Run community as they clean up and spread new woodchips in the run.
Category: Dogs, Volunteer, It's My Park

Saturday, October 24, 2015


Halloween Harvest Festival

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Enjoy art workshops, face painting, a dog costume contest, and more!
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Art, Festivals, Kids, Dogs, Halloween, Food, Waterfront, Fall Festivals

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Sunday, October 25, 2015



at Canine Court (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Best-dressed dogs compete in a Halloween dog costume contest.
Category: Dogs, Halloween, Fall Festivals

Saturday, October 31, 2015


Canine Costume Carnival

at Rockaway Freeway and Beach Channel Drive, at Beach 84th Street (in Rockaway Freeway), Queens

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Enjoy a costume contest for dogs with carnival games, face painting, and a photo booth.
Category: Festivals, Dogs, Halloween

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17th Annual Great PUPkin Festival

at Prison Ship Martyrs Monument (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for the largest dog costume event in Brooklyn will be held on Halloween this year, which means a more insane show than ever before. And possibly dozens of dogs dressed like…
Category: Dogs, Halloween

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15th Annual Fort Greene Halloween Festival

at Myrtle Avenue at Washington Park (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Attractions include hay rides, pumpkin giveaways and painting, a costume parade, creepy-crawlies with the Urban Park Rangers, and the wildly popular Great PUPkin costume contest.
Category: Festivals, Games, Kids, Dogs, Halloween, Fall Festivals

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Saturday, November 7, 2015

Nov 7

Coffee Bark

at Long Meadow by the Picnic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
FIDO in Prospect Park offers free goodies for dogs and their owners, and provides information pertaining to off-leash activities and issues.
Category: Dogs

Saturday, December 5, 2015

Dec 5

Coffee Bark: Bark the Herald Angels Sing

at Long Meadow by the Picnic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

7:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
FIDO in Prospect Park invites you and your canine friends to "Bark the Herald Angels Sing" for song, coffee, hot chocolate, and hot mulled cider.
Category: Dogs, Winter Holidays, Santa's Coming to Town

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