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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from October 6, 2012 (x) to April 25, 2026
Saturday, November 9, 2013
at Sheep Meadow (in Central Park), Manhattan
7:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
The wonders of the universe are ready to be discovered and New York City parks are the perfect place to stargaze and explore the night sky. Our Urban Park Rangers will be…
Category: Education, Nature, Kids, Astronomy
Sunday, November 10, 2013
at Oval Lawn (in Madison Square Park), Manhattan
Madison Square Park Conservancy’s Mad. Sq. Art announces a new sculptural installation for fall 2013 by renowned Italian artist Giuseppe Penone, consisting of three monumental, 30-foot tall bronze trees. "Ideas of Stone (Idee di pietra)" featuring Penone’s signature manipulation of the trees’ natural forms, will interact with Madison Square Park’s lush landscape to highlight the relationships amongst man, sculpture and nature.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art, Tours
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
at Broadway and Bennett Avenue (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
9:00 a.m.–10:30 a.m.
Learn to identify and value the flora and fauna of Fort Tryon Park with Leslie Day author of 'Field Guide to the Street Trees of New York City' and 'Field Guide to…
Category: Nature, Tours, Talks
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
On It's My Park Day, come out to Fort Tryon Park to plants all kinds of bulbs throughout the subway terrace.
at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park), Queens
10:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course is an outdoor adventure that fosters trust, problem-solving and team-building right in your own backyard. For the mnth…