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.
Tuesday, May 1, 2012
at The Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
A Window on Nature: Art of Asuka Hishiki includes over 35 watercolors illustrating a poetic and detailed observation of plants and insects. Hishiki's portraits of vegetables from New York…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Exhibits, Gardening, Markets, Culture, Food
at Riverdale Park W. 254th St. Entrance, Bronx
10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Please join us for a Garlic Mustard pull at Riverdale Park. Gloves and Garbage bags will be provided. Please wear sturdy shoes and bring a sack lunch. Come and support your local ecosystem!To…
Category: Education, Nature, Gardening, Environmental Awareness, Volunteer, MillionTreesNYC Month
at Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park), Staten Island
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Join us for an hour-long tour of seasonal garden highlights.Photo credit: Joshua Bright
at Petanque Courts (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Learn to play p?tanque, the popular European game anchored in precision, patience, and camaraderie from members of La Boule New Yorkaise, NYC's championship-winning club. Available for…
Category: Games, Sports, Culture
at Le Carrousel (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.
Specially created to complement the park's French classical style, featuring brightly colored animals and French cabaret music. $2 per ride, or buy a discount card to enjoy 10 rides for $15. Weather…