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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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Monday, July 27, 2015


Family Drumming: West African Drum and Dance

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

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Learn the traditional drumming and dancing styles unique to West Africa and join us for this free class!
Category: Concerts, Dance


Books Beneath The Bridge

at The Granite Prospect (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The annual literature series returns to the Granite Prospect steps featuring six evenings curated by local, independent bookstores.
Category: Art, Talks


Baywatch Dance Fusion

at Beach 17th Street and Seagirt Boulevard (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
This dance fitness class is infused with a variety of dance styles including, hip hop, reggae dancehall, Salsa, African dance and more.
Category: Dance, Fitness, Outdoor Fitness


Martin Luther King Jr. Concert Series 2015: Morris Day and The Time

at Wingate Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Enjoy a performance by funk, dance-pop artist Morris Day, the lead singer of The Time, at Wingate Field.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts


Shakespeare in the Park: Cymbeline

at Delacorte Theater (in Central Park), Manhattan

8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Cross-dressing girls and cross-dressing boys, poisons and swordfights and dastardly villains all take the stage in this enchanting romp about the conquering power of love.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks


Coney Island Flicks on the Beach: Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom

at West 10th Street (in Coney Island Beach & Boardwalk), Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
On Mondays during July and August, a giant 40-foot inflatable screen turns the beach at West 10th Street into an outdoor movie theater! Come on down and see great flicks, representing…
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies


Central Astoria Movies on the Waterfront: The Princess Bride

at Shore Blvd between Hells Gate Bridge and the Pool

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Everyone is invited to watch The Princess Bride, a timeless and funny romantic fairy tale with swordplay, a giant, an evil prince, and a beautiful princess.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront

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Tuesday, July 28, 2015


Exhibit: Oh Sit! 14 Sculptors Consider the Chair

at Tower Plaza (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan

7:00 a.m.8:00 p.m.
NYC Parks is pleased to host Oh Sit! 14 Sculptors Consider the Chair will be on view through November 8, 2015 in Highbridge Park located in northern Manhattan.
Category: Art, High Bridge


Ocean Breeze Summer Fitness: Total Body Boot Camp

at Midland Beach Splash Plaza (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

7:00 a.m.8:00 a.m.
Take free fitness classes outside this summer, brought to you by the staff of the new Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex!
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness


Morning Fitness at Fort Tryon Park

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

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.
Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness

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