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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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from November 9, 2012 (x) to April 25, 2026

Saturday, May 17, 2014


It's My Park Day at Collyer Brothers Park

at 5th Avenue and West 128th Street (in ), Manhattan

9:00 p.m.12:00 p.m.
On It's My Park Day, join the Harlem Fifth Avenue Association to help clean-up and plant annuals and perennials at Collyer Brothers Park. Please bring your own work gloves if possible.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park


It's My Park Day at Frederick Johnson Park

at West 150th Street & Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd (in Frederick Johnson Playground), Manhattan

9:00 p.m.12:00 p.m.
On It's My Park Day, join the Fred Johnson Park Association to help clean, rake out and plant flowers at the front entrance of Fred Johnson Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park


It's My Park Day Nehemiah Park

at Meet at Watkins Street at Riverdale Avenue Entrance (in Nehemiah Park), Brooklyn

10:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Please join us for It's My Park Day at Nehemiah Park! Volunteers will perform a general clean up, paint benches and garbage cans, and celebrate civic engagement.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park

Sunday, May 18, 2014


Summer on the Hudson: Tai Chi

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

8:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
Join Silvana Pizzuti to learn and practice Tai Chi, a slow moving martial art with health benefits for all fitness levels.
Category: Education, Festivals, Fitness, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors


Art in the Garden: Harvesting Our History: The Story of Queens Botanical Garden

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
Get a sense of Queens Botanical Garden's past and how both the 1939 and 1964 New York World's Fairs influenced the Garden's development.
Category: Art, Festivals, History, Seniors


It's My Park Day at Astoria Heights Playground

at Astoria Heights Playground (JHS 10) (in Astoria Heights Playground), Queens This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Please join the Friends of Astoria Height's Playground to help paint benches, and care for tree beds.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park


It's My Park Day at East River Esplanade

at 96th Street and FDR Drive (in East River Esplanade), Manhattan

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Help clean, weed and paint the park.
Category: Festivals, Volunteer, It's My Park, Waterfront


29th Annual AIDS Walk New York

at 59th Street and 5th Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan

9:00 a.m.2:30 p.m.
Join more than 30,000 participants on the 6.2 mile walk through the park!
Category: Education

Must See

Dinosaur Safari: Mysteries Revealed

at Bronx Zoo (in Bronx Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
See more than 30 animatronic dinosaurs, including a 40-foot long tyrannosaurus rex, on this ride through the two-acre safari.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids

Best For

It's My Park Day

at Mosholu Avenue and Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Get ready to prep the vegetable garden beds, stir and sift compost bins and help plant seedlings.
Category: Nature, Volunteer

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