NYC Resources311Office of the Mayor

Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation

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 11,221–11,230 out of 17,296 events
from October 13, 2012 (x) to April 25, 2026

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Jul11

Literary Geographies: A Celebration of Queens Writers

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Come listen to this public reading of Queens-based writers at Socrates Sculpture Park. Queens is one of the most diverse places in the world with over 150 languages spoken. This…
Category: Art, Talks
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul11

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
Jul11

Ten Neighbors Community Garden Cleanup Day

at Ten Neighbors Community Garden, Brooklyn

4:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Please join the Ten Neighbors Community Garden for a cleanup day at the garden. They will be weeding, leveling the ground, and picking up garbage.
Category: Waterfront
Free!

Jul11

Family Camping at Marine Park

at Marine Park at E. 36th Street (in Marine Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Urban Park Rangers celebrate the tradition of camping throughout the spring. Families are chosen by lottery, to register visit nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register on Wednesday, July 1.
Category: Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul11

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!

Jul11

Gibney Dance in Brooklyn Bridge Park

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Gibney Dance goes outdoors this summer, bringing their lower Manhattan performing arts center to the park
Category: Dance, Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Jul11

Summerstage: Hip Hop Dance: From the Street to the Stage

at St. Mary's Park, Bronx This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Multiple generations of hip-hop dancers, including Bronx-based Full Circle Souljahs, street dancer Float Master John, and Hip Hop legend Emilio “Buddha Stretch” Austin Jr., trace the evolution of Hip Hop dance.
Category: Concerts, Dance, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Jul11

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!

Jul11

Movies in the Parks: The Amazing Spider Man 2

at Coffey Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

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
Jul11

Movies in the Parks: Jurassic Park

at Willowbrook Park, Staten Island

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

Pages:< Prev111201121112211231124112511261730Next >

Related Information

  • Get information on upcoming events directly in your inbox by signing up for our Email Newsletters.
  • Know about an event that’s not on the calendar? Send us a tip!
  • Planning an event and considering hosting it in a park? Make sure to read our Planning an Event page.

Was this information helpful?