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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 23, 2014

Aug23

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead, Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…
Category: Art, History

Aug23

SummerStage Presents: La Mega 7th Annual Tropical Fest with Alex Sensation

at Rumsey Playfield (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
New York City’s top Latin DJ, Alex Sensation, began collecting music and at age 16 was already a disc jockey at various nightclubs.
Category: Concerts
Free!

Aug23

SummerStage Presents: Charlie Parker Jazz Festival: The Wallace Roney Orchestra / Lionel Loueke / Melissa Aldana / Kris Bowers with special guest Chris Turner

at The Marcus Garvey Park Amphitheater (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan

3:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
SummerStage presents the Charlie Parker Jazz Festival: Wallace Roney / Lionel Loueke / Melissa Aldana / Kris Bowers with special guest Chris Turner
Category: Concerts, Festivals, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug23

Summer on the Hudson: Hudson Warehouse Shakespeare Workout

at Soldiers and Sailors Monument (in Riverside Park), Manhattan

3:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Hudson Warehouse presents a workshop covering the elements of voice production, acting and stage combat.
Category: Education, Festivals, Theater
Free!

Aug23

Bargemusic Family Concert

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

3:00 p.m.
Walk across the gangplank of a renovated coffee barge for a one-hour, family friendly concert.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug23

Teen Volleyball Clinic

at Pier 6 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Teens can sharpen their volleyball skills with coaching and tips from the experts at Metro Beach Sports.
Category: Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug23

Summer Fishing Clinics

at White Levy Esplanade (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The Prospect Park Alliance introduces Pop-Up Audubon II, an aquatically themed expansion of our popular nature education programs.
Category: Nature, Kids, Fishing
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Nature on the Go!

at The Wellhouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Enjoy catch-and-release fishing in this popular summer program. Participants learn about aquatic ecology, fishing safety and will even get to collect their own bait. Open to children…
Category: Nature, Kids, Fishing
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Eating America

at Historic Richmond Town (in LaTourette Park & Golf Course), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.
Explore how food was picked, prepared, preserved, and presented in this tour focused on kitchens and food.
Category: Food

Aug23

Dance at Socrates

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

3:30 p.m.
Enjoy dance in the park with Dance at Socrates!
Category: Dance, Art, Waterfront
Free!

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