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 21–30 out of 158 events
from March 9, 2014 to November 16, 2014
in Tours (x) category
Sunday, March 23, 2014
at East 72 Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
On this east-west walk you will see a hidden bench that tells time, miniature boats powered by the wind, a magnificent sculpture celebrating fresh water, and much more.
Category: History, Tours
Monday, March 24, 2014
at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–1:15 p.m.
Take a walk around the landscapes dominated by historic Belvedere Castle, situated high on Vista Rock. In celebration of the Conservancy's upcoming work to restore the Obelisk and the exhibit, Cleopatra's Needle, currently on display at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, special tours will take place on April 4, 5, and 6 which will highlight the monument commonly known as Cleopatra's Needle.
Category: Education, History, Tours
Thursday, March 27, 2014
at 85th Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–1:15 p.m.
Established on land that would become part of Central Park, Seneca Village was Manhattan’s first known community of African-American property owners.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Black History Month
Friday, March 28, 2014
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
Saturday, March 29, 2014
at Grand Army Plaza Arch (in Grand Army Plaza), Brooklyn
at East 106th Street Entrance (in Central Park), Manhattan
Sunday, March 30, 2014
at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park), Brooklyn
New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. From falcons and salamanders, to deer and seals, wildlife viewing opportunities exist year-round in all of our parks and…
Category: Birding, Nature, Tours
at Main Street and 37th Avenue, Queens
12:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Well before the establishment of Willaim Penn’s Quaker refuge in Pennsylvania, Quakers had migrated from intolerant New England towns to Flushing were “freedom of…
Category: Education, History, Tours, Talks