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 223 events
from September 3, 2014 to December 17, 2014
in Tours (x) category
Saturday, September 13, 2014
at Buddy Monument (in Forest Park), Queens
10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
If you are interested in learning about the ecology and rich diversity of NYC parks, please join us for this walk in our series, Explore NYC's Natural Side!…
Category: Education, Nature, Tours
at Hylan Blvd and Satterlee Street, Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
The Conference House Association invites you to our signature event of the 238th Anniverary of the 1776 Peace Conference! Turn back time and see how John Adams, Benjamin Franklin,…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Kids, Tours
at E.138th Street and Third Avenue, Bronx
11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Jordan L. Mott bought this portion of The Bronx in 1841 and transformed it into an industrial community where innovations such as the coal-burning stove first came into…
Category: Education, History, Tours, Talks
at Conference House Museum (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…
Category: Education, History, Tours
at East 106th Street Entrance (in Central Park), Manhattan
at Wave Hill, Bronx
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Join a curatorial fellow for a tour of current exhibitions. In the main gallery, Recapturing the Scenic Wilds is inspired by Theodore Roosevelt, a former resident of Wave Hill who had…
Category: Art, Tours
Exploring Manhattan’s Forest: Inwood Hill Park's Past, Present and Future, A Site of Social and Ecological Meaning
at Payson Education Center (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan
5:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
“Discover the natural side of the concrete jungle!” Learn about the ecology and rich diversity of NYC parks. Join the Natural Areas Conservancy for a walk in the series,…
Category: Education, Nature, Tours, Talks
Sunday, September 14, 2014
at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
Walk from the Dairy to Belvedere Castle and see how the Park's interwoven landscapes began as a series of images envisioned by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux.
Category: History, Tours