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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 29, 2015

Aug29

International Coastal Cleanup: Astoria Park

at War Memorial (in Astoria Park), Queens

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Spend your day at one of NYC’s beautiful waterfront parks or beaches while giving back to our city's oceans and coastlines.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park, Waterfront
Free!

Aug29

Bargemusic Family Concert

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Walk across the gangplank of a renovated coffee barge for a one-hour, family-friendly concert.
Category: Concerts, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug29

Binx The Clown at Fantasy Shore Amusement Park

at Fantasy Shore Amusement Park (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Creating some of the funniest and most entertaining shows in New York City, Binx is excited to bring his show to Fantasy Shore.
Category: Accessible, Kids, Theater, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug29

The Great Miguelino at Forest Park Carousel

at Forest Park Carousel (in Forest Park), Queens

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
iguelino’s tricks will leave some guests in awe while making other guests laugh. Volunteers from the audience will be chosen to help him with his spectacular magic tricks.
Category: Accessible, Games, Kids, Theater
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug29

Summer on the Hudson: Silent Disco

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

5:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Don headphones and party on the pier with two live DJs spinning tunes of different genres.
Category: Dance, Festivals, Waterfront
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug29

Family Camping at Alley Pond Park

at Alley Pond Park, Queens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Participants are selected by lottery. To enter visit nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on August 19th.
Category: Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug29

Movie Night: West Side Story & Performance by St Mary's Dance Team

at 146th Street and St. Ann's Avenue (in St. Mary's Park), Bronx

7:45 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Bring your blankets and chairs to enjoy this Romeo and Juliet drama, updated to the tenements of New York City in this Oscar-winning musical landmark. We are introduced to two rival…
Category: Dance, Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug29

Movies Under the Stars: The Muppets Take Manhattan

at West 172nd Street and Amsterdam Avenue (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan

8:00 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, High Bridge
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug29

Screening: Looking at Home

at Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Staten Island’s pop-up cinema group, Aquehonga Cinema, will curate a selection of independent films on the concept of home.
Category: Film

Aug29

Movies in the Parks: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

at Williamsbridge Oval, Bronx

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

Best For
Kids

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