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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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Saturday, August 9, 2014

Aug 9

Dance at Socrates Sculpture Park

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

3:30 p.m.
Enjoy free public dance performances in the park with Dance at Socrates!
Category: Dance, Art, Kids, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 9

Qualia Gardens: Art Installation and Dance Performances

at Gil Hodges Community Garden, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore qualia—your personal sense of experience—with Brooklyn-based arts collective LEIMAY. Art installation on display July 15 - Aug 13. Dance performances Aug 1 and Aug 9.
Category: Dance, Nature, Art
Free!

Aug 9

Cido the Clown

at Carousel (in Forest Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.
Having entertained children for over 10 years, Cido is a member of the World Clown Association and Clowns of America International. From his red nose to his big feet, Cido is a…
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 9

Family Camping

at Pelham Bay Park, Bronx

6:00 p.m.
Camping affords us the opportunity to unplug from the diversions of everyday life and to laugh and play with our families.
Category: Nature
Free!

Aug 9

Hudson Warehouse presents The Winter's Tale

at Soldiers and Sailors Monument (in Riverside Park), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
eontes, the King of Sicily, believes his pregnant wife is carrying his best friend’s love child.
Category: Festivals, Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Aug 9

SummerStage and Valerie Gladstone Present: Dance Off the Grid / Master Class: Evidence

at East River Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
SummerStage and Valerie Gladstone present Dance Off the Grid
Category: Dance
Free!

Aug 9

SummerStage Presents: Urban Theatre Movement's Handball By Seth Zvi Rosenfeld Directed By Brenda Banda

at The Marcus Garvey Park Amphitheater (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan

8:00 p.m.
Urban Theatre Movement's Handball, written by Seth Zvi Rosenfeld and directed by Brenda Banda delivers an explosive take on gentrification in New York City.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Aug 9

Shakespeare in the Park: King Lear

at Delacorte Theater (in Central Park), Manhattan

8:00 p.m.
Hamish Linklater and Tony® nominee Lily Rabe return to the Park this summer as the wise-cracking, would-be lovers Beatrice and Benedick in the beloved romantic comedy Much Ado…
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Aug 9

NYC Parks Summer Movie Series: Lee Daniels' "The Butler"

at Jackie Robinson Recreation Center (in Jackie Robinson Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
See our city one movie at a time. Throughout July and August, NYC Parks is showing free movies in its parks and recreation centers!
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Aug 9

Ranger's Choice: Little Red Lighthouse by Candlelight

at Fort Washington Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.
Join us as we explore this unique landmark by lantern light.
Category: History, Tours, Talks
Free!

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