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.
Wednesday, July 4, 2012
at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park), Staten Island
12:00 a.m.–12:00 a.m.
Calling all Young Naturalists for 2012 Summer Fun and Learning!The Greenbelt Conservancy, in partnership with New York City Parks offers an exciting, educational, hands-on summer camp experience for…
at Waterfront Pathways along Ward's Island (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
6:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.
FLOW returns to Randall's Island Park for 2012 with five new artists and five new site-specific installations along the Park's southern shoreline.FLOW is a project of the Randall's Island Sports…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Exhibits, Environmental Awareness, Tours, Culture, Waterfront
at Linden Terrace (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
6:30 a.m.–7:30 a.m.
Tai chi is a Chinese exercise system that uses slow, smooth body movements to achieve a state of relaxation of both body and mind.Be sure to wear comfortable clothing. Heavy rain will cancel the…
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
at Tower Plaza (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan
9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.
Get in Shape for summer by attending a new Shape Up Yoga class outdoors!While yoga is primarily about stretching, it develops strength and increases flexibility. Each pose has a specific purpose.…
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Featuring nearly 70 photographs, this exhibition celebrates two great institutions—the New York City parks system and the Museum of the City of New York. The museum, originally housed at…
Category: Education, Exhibits, History, Culture
at William E. Kelly Memorial Park (in Kelly Park), Brooklyn , Williamsbridge Oval Tennis Courts (in Williamsbridge Oval), Bronx, Kaiser Park Tennis Courts (in Kaiser Park), Brooklyn, Fort Greene Park Tennis Courts (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn
9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
CityParks Tennis presented by Chase, provides free tennis lessons to thousands of kids ages 5 to 16 each year in more than 36 parks throughout the five boroughs.The program promotes physical fitness…
Category: Kids, Sports
at Watson Building, Room 302 (in Bronx Park), Bronx
This multifaceted exhibition examines the life and work of the Impressionist master by highlighting his passion for gardening and the inspiration he drew from his living masterpiece, the garden on…
Category: Nature, Exhibits, Seniors
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