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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.

Viewing 831–840 out of 17,779 events
from October 11, 2012 (x) to April 25, 2026

Sunday, August 4, 2013

Aug 4

Sweet Herbal Desserts Cooking Demo at Wave Hill

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.
Caterer Great Performances prepares delicious recipes for casual al fresco meals. Herbs needn’t be limited to savory dishes. Try some sweets with an herbal twist.
Category: Nature, Food

Must See
Aug 4

WBLS 5th Annual R&B Fest Featuring: Raheem DeVaughn / Erica Campbell / Avant / Donell Jones / Lyfe Jennings / DJ Dee Wiz

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

3:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Singer & songwriter, Raheem DeVaughn, has quickly busted onto the music scene. He hosts “The Raheem DeVaugh Show” on, where he brings his listeners great music, talk and news.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts

Aug 4

Queens Symphony Orchestra

at George Seuffert Bandshell (in Forest Park), Queens

5:00 p.m.
Join the Queens Symphony Orchestra as they perform Patriotic Tunes and Popular Classics.
Category: Concerts, Seniors

Aug 4

Hip to Hip Theatre's Shakespeare in Socrates Sculpture Park: The Tempest

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

6:30 p.m.
Hip to Hip Theatre Company returns to Socrates for its 7th year of free Shakespeare.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Waterfront

Aug 4

Lincoln Center Out of Doors Presents Sacred Drums

at Bandshell (in Damrosch Park), Manhattan

7:00 p.m.
Lincoln Center's Out of Doors performance series brings music and dance out into the streets.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts

Aug 4

Shakespeare in the Park Presents "Love's Labour's Lost"

at Delacorte Theater (in Central Park), Manhattan

8:30 p.m.
A new musical adaption of Shakespeare's screwball comedy.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater

Monday, August 5, 2013

Aug 5

Early Morning Yoga

at Pier 6 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

7:30 a.m.
Start your day off with early morning yoga on the pier with a spectacular view of the Manhattan skyline.
Category: Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness

Aug 5

Tai Chi Mornings

at Indian Road Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

8:00 a.m.9:30 a.m.
These summer classes will be an introduction to the foundational elements of Yang family Taijiquan
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness

Aug 5

NYC Eco-House

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Take a look through the walls of the EcoHouse and learn how your house really works.
Category: Education, Art, Kids, Tours

Best For
Aug 5

Art Exhibit: Invasive Pigments

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Invasive Pigments is a series of watercolor-like paintings which explores the migration and proliferation of weeds and other "unintentional" plants in tandem with human…
Category: Education, Nature, Art

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