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.
Friday, August 10, 2012
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 Swindler Cove Park, Manhattan
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 Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Visit the Poe Park Visitor Center for an exhibtion of a series of photographs, preparatory drawings, and artifacts documenting the public art exhibition Flock House Project by Mary…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Exhibits, Environmental Awareness, Culture
at Cloisters Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
9:30 a.m.–10:30 a.m.
Qi Gong is the philosophy and practice of aligning breath, physical activity, and a wide range of exercises developed in China to promote energy (Qi/Chi) circulation in the body. No special…
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
at Wave Hill, Bronx
10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.
Children and parent or caregiver can practice fun yoga poses that build strength, increase flexibility, and relax the body and mind in this one-hour class taught by Lisa Ferraro, an instructor from…
Category: Nature, Fitness, Kids, Outdoor Fitness
at J. Hood Wright Recreation Center (in J. Hood Wright Park), Manhattan
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