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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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from October 17, 2012 (x) to April 25, 2026

Saturday, August 31, 2013

Aug31

Tai Chi Chuan at Wave Hill (Beginners)

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Quiet like a mountain, moving like a river, Tai Chi is a sequence of gentle movements based on images found in nature.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness

Aug31

Wild Medicine at The New York Botanical Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.
Discover how cultures around the world rely on plants for everything from medicine to cosmetics.
Category: Education, Nature, Art

Aug31

Summer Fun Dog Wash sponsored by Wolfe's Pond Pooches

at Chester Avenue (in Wolfe's Pond Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Enjoy a "Neck to Tail" dog wash at Wolfe's Pond Park.
Category: Kids, Dogs, Food

Best For
Kids
Aug31

Harlem Green: 8th Annual Tour of Harlem Community Gardens

at Joseph Daniel Wilson Garden (in ), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Come see outstanding vegetables, unique herbs, fruit, gazebos, hoop houses, grape arbors, ponds and more in this sampling of Harlem's Community Gardens...
Category: Education, Tours, Food, Seniors
Free!

Aug31

Family Art Project: Fishy Fun at Wave Hill

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
FISHY FUN--Focus on friends with fins and turn colorful paper bags into fantastic 3-D fish to take home with you.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Kids

Best For
Kids
Aug31

Kids in Motion: Basketball Clinic

at Dongan Hills Avenue & Jefferson Street (in Gen. Douglas MacArthur Park), Staten Island

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This free basketball clinic for kids, meets every Tuesday and Saturday with instructors Lou & Jessica.
Category: Kids, Sports
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug31

Alley Pond Adventure Course Staycation

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:30 p.m.
Bring your sneakers and have a STAYCATION with us. It’s fun and free. The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course is an outdoor adventure that fosters trust,…
Category: Kids
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug31

Views From the Past

at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
A tour through Central Park in which you will learn about the history of the Park.
Category: Nature, History, Tours

Aug31

Conservatory Garden Tour

at Conservatory Garden (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
See thousands of blooming trees, shrubs, bulbs, and perennials with the Garden staff.
Category: Nature, Tours
Free!

Aug31

High Line Field Station

at Chelsea Market Passage (in The High Line), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.7:00 p.m.
Stop by our mobile information cart to make the most of your next visit to the High Line.
Category: Education, Nature, Art
Free!

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