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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, July 25, 2015

Jul25

Basic Canoeing

at The Peninsula (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Our trained Urban Park Rangers will lead you on canoe adventures. Basic Canoe programs are great for all skill levels. Children aged 8 and older are welcome.
Category: Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
Free!

Jul25

Shakespeare in the Park: The Merry Wives of Windsor

at Van Cortlandt House Museum (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Hip to Hip Theater Company presents The Merry Wives of Windstor at the Red Stapes south of Van Cortlandt House Museum. Preceded by a 4:30 p.m. children's workshop.
Category: Art, Kids, Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Family Camping: Alley Pond Park

at Alley Pond Park, Queens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Urban Park Rangers celebrate the tradition of camping throughout the summer. Families are chosen by lottery. to register please visit nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on Wednesday, July 15th
Category: Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Shakespeare in Bryant Park: Romeo and Juliet

at Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Bryant Park Shakespeare returns with three productions presented by The Drilling Company.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Jul25

Hudson Warehouse: She Stoops to Conquer

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

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
In this play by Oliver Goldsmith, wealthy countryman Mr. Hardcastle arranges for his daughter Kate to meet Charles Marlow, the son of a rich Londoner, hoping the pair will marry.
Category: Art, Theater, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Jul25

Inwood Shakespeare Festival: Henry IV

at The Peninsula (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Inwood Shakespeare Festival was conceived and developed by Ted Minos as a way to bring free professional theatre and music to the Northern Manhattan…
Category: Festivals, Theater, Free Summer Concerts, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Jul25

Celebrate Brooklyn: Sylvan Esso / Porches

at The Bandshell (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Obliterating dubstep stutters and crisp electropop pulses. Hazy electrostatic breezes and epinephrine dancefloor turnarounds.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Jul25

The Tempest by William Shakespeare

at Richard Rodgers Amphitheater (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Classical Theatre of Harlem presents The Tempest, by William Shakespeare at the Richard Rodgers Amphitheater in Marcus Garvey Park.
Category: Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Jul25

National Moth Night: Into the Woods!

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Stay up late and celebrate National Moth Week! For the second year, the Staten Island Museum is collaborating with NYC Parks and Deep Tank Butoh. Featured activities include: Museum…
Category: Education, Nature, Kids

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Movies in the Parks: The Goonies

at Asser Levy Playground, Manhattan

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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