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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.

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Saturday, August 22, 2015

Aug22

CANCELLED: Movies Under the Stars: The Muppets Take Manhattan

at John Hancock Playground, Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for movies under the stars!
Category: Film, Kids, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug22

Movies in the Parks: Jurassic Park: The Lost World

at Willowbrook Park, Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and experience an adventure 65 million years in the making.
Category: Film, Kids, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug22

Movies in the Parks: Standing in the Shadows of Motown

at Ocean Hill Playground, Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free movies in our city's parks!
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Sunday, August 23, 2015

Aug23

Exhibit: Oh Sit! 14 Sculptors Consider the Chair

at Tower Plaza (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan

7:00 a.m.8:00 p.m.
NYC Parks is pleased to host Oh Sit! 14 Sculptors Consider the Chair will be on view through November 8, 2015 in Highbridge Park located in northern Manhattan.
Category: Art, High Bridge
Free!

Aug23

Taiwan: A World of Orchids at Queens Botanical Garden, Featuring 'The Moment'

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Enjoy a display of stunning orchids, contemporary music, dance, and art in partnership with the Taiwanese American Arts Council.
Category: Accessible, Art, Festivals

Aug23

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication and team building at Alley Pond Park.
Category: Education
Free!

Aug23

Pier 5 Family Field Day

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Activities include basketball, soccer, bocce, handball, volleyball, and much more!
Category: Kids, Sports
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Summer Exhibitions at Socrates Sculpture Park

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

10:00 a.m.8:00 p.m.
Public art projects by Agnes Denes, Heide Fasnacht, Gabriela Albergaria, Verta Lutter and IK Studio. On view through August 30th.
Category: Art
Free!

Aug23

Family Art Project: Delicate Dragonfly Wings

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Study these ancient insects then create delicate and shimmering dragonfly wings using transparent and brightly colored—even metallic—materials.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Free Yoga in the Park

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Yoga classes are free and designed for all experience levels. Participants should wear comfortable clothing and, for yoga, bring a mat or a towel. Kripalu Yoga is a system of Hatha…
Category: Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

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