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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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Sunday, May 3, 2015

May 3

Summer on the Hudson: Irish Arts Center Presents Irish Dance Festival

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Irish Arts Center returns to Riverside Park South for its 14th annual day-long celebration of Irish dance & culture with traditional music & moves from notable talent & local students.
Category: Concerts, Dance, Festivals, Kids, Free Summer Concerts, Waterfront
Free!

Must See
Event
May 3

Garden Walking Tour in Fort Tryon Park

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Take a tour of the "Park for All Seasons" through the Heather and Alpine Gardens of Fort Tryon Park.
Category: Nature, Tours
Free!

May 3

Historic New York: Coney Island

at Parachute Jump (in ), Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Walk along the seaside Boardwalk and learn about amusements old and new as well as the evolving history of Coney Island.
Category: Education, History
Free!

May 3

Yoga At Morris-Jumel Mansion

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Every Thursday and Sunday at 1 p.m., Morris-Jumel Mansion plays host to Awesome Asana Yoga, an hour-long exercise in body stretching and mind cleansing taught by Registered Yoga…
Category: Fitness

May 3

Time After Time Capsule

at Hammarskjold Plaza (in Dag Hammarskjold Plaza), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
The Time After Time Capsule is part of an ongoing, multi-city participatory project with like capsules displayed last year in Miami, and this year in New York and Amsterdam. In each…
Category: Art
Free!

Must See
Event
May 3

Meet the Artist: Kiran Chandra

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

1:30 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Kiran Chandra’s installation in the Sunroom, open through May 31, incorporates sculpture, drawing, and an audio component to explore the nature of non-human intelligence and empathy.
Category: Art, Talks
Free!

May 3

Spring 2015 Overlook Concerts: Columbia Wind Ensemble

at 116th Street Overlook (in Riverside Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Spring 2015 Overlook Concert series: Columbia Wind Ensemble
Category: Concerts
Free!

May 3

QBG Craft Table at The Shops at Skyview Center

at Shops at SkyView Center, Queens This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Make handmade floral cards for Mothers Day!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids, Mother's Day
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 3

Family Storytime & Craft at Queens Botanical Garden

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Bring your little gardeners and nature lovers to Queens Botanical Garden for a relaxing afternoon featuring nature-inspired stories, followed by a botanically-themed craft activity.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids

Best For
Kids
May 3

Fleece Fun

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to Lefferts Historic House and see how wool was used on a Flatbush farm.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Kids

Best For
Kids

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