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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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Thursday, August 8, 2013

Aug 8

Accordions Around the World in Bryant Park

at Bryant Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Thirteen evenings featuring over a hundred different accordionists throughout the summer playing music from all over the world.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug 8

Kayaking

at Pier 2 Dock (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:45 p.m.
Get out on the water for kayaking with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse, located between Piers 1 and 2 (across from the Pop-Up Pool)!
Category: Fitness, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
Free!

Aug 8

NYRP City Chicken Institute

at Imani Community Garden, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Come learn about the benefits of raising chickens in an urban setting and perhaps even start your own coop.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 8

Jazz by the Beach

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

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Enjoy an evening by the coast with Jazz performances and food prepared on site on behalf of the seniors in the district. Sponsored by Councilman Donovan Richards
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts, Seniors
Free!

Aug 8

Hudson Park RiverRocks:Titus Andronicus and Ducktails

at Pier 84, Manhattan

6:00 p.m.
2013 marks Hudson River Park's RiverRocks 15th Season. RiverRocks is among New York City's quintessential free outdoor summer concert series and features established and…
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug 8

Syfy Movies With a View 2013

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

6:00 p.m.
Join us for the 14th season of our free, outdoor film series! This year's theme, "With Love From..." tours cities from around the globe with a lineup of fantastic films.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 8

Shape Up NYC: Pilates

at Pier 46, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Shape Up NYC offers free fitness classes every week at dozens of locations across the five boroughs.
Category: Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug 8

Lincoln Center Out of Doors Presents the No BS! Brass Band

at Josie Robertson Plaza (in Lincoln Center Plaza), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.
Lincoln Center's Out of Doors performance series brings music and dance out into the streets.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug 8

CANCELLED: Delving into Isham Park's Past with Sidney Hornstein

at Seaman Avenue and Isham Street Entrance (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Stroll through the park with Sid and discover its historical features, still visible today, as well as its outstanding rock exposures and trees.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Talks
Free!

Aug 8

Barefoot Dancing: Salsafest

at Van Cortlandt House Museum (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Be a part of Bronx Salsafest with the Lorenz Latin Dance Studio.
Category: Education, Dance, Fitness, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

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