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 110 events
from October 13, 2015 to February 27, 2016
in Tours (x) category
Saturday, October 17, 2015
at Great Lawn (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
Sunday, October 18, 2015
at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn
at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Join us for a journey back in time to the elite ‘Bond Street area,’ walking in the footsteps of the wealthy mercantile families whose mansions once lined the cobblestone streets.
Category: History, Tours
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
See sites that played important strategic roles in the American Revolution and the War of 1812, and enjoy the stunning overlook to the Harlem Meer.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Seniors
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
11:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Enjoy live music, old-fashioned games, nature walks, composting demonstrations, craft and food vendors, a petting zoo, pony rides, a beer tent, and the ever-popular Pumpkin Patch!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Birding, Nature, Festivals, Kids, Markets, Tours, Fall Foliage, Food, Fall Festivals
at Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
The 1908 cottage was originally the gatehouse of the G.K. Billings Estate. The Heather Garden boasts over 500 varieties of plants, trees, and breathtaking views of the Palisades.
Category: Nature, History, Tours, Talks
at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
As part of the citywide Open House NY Weekend, the Conference House, the Henry Hogg Biddle House, and the William H. Rutan House will be open for self-guided interior tours.
Category: Education, Art, History, Tours, Seniors
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Coined the "wild garden" by designer Frederick Law Olmsted, the Ramble offers visitors a tranquil spot to meander along winding paths and discover hidden forest gardens.
Category: Nature, History, Tours