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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 November 13, 2012 (x) to April 25, 2026

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Aug 7

Bryant Park Ping Pong Tournament

at Ping Pong Court (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.
Novices and masters battle for the title of park champion in fun single-elimination, bracket-style ping pong tournaments.
Category: Games
Free!

Aug 7

Family Capoeira

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

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Learn a unique Brazilian art form while promoting physical fitness and social confidence.
Category: Fitness, Kids, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 7

Checkmate 101

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Take your chess playing skills to the next level with Brooklyn chess instructor Zebedee Collins.
Category: Games, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 7

History Tour: Natives and New Comers

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

6:30 p.m.
What happens when cultures collide? Learn about the early relations between Dutch colonists and local Lenape clans.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Talks
Free!

Aug 7

Sunset Garden Walks at Wave Hill

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

6:30 p.m.
Join a Wave Hill Garden Guide for a mini tour of one of Wave Hill's magnificent gardens.
Category: Nature, Tours

Aug 7

Shape Up NYC: Yoga

at Astoria Park Track (in Astoria Park), Queens

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
An open level class with a focus on bringing awareness to the body through core strengthening and total body flexibility. Please bring your own mat. Weather permitting.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug 7

CANCELLED: Sunset Yoga

at Abby's Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:45 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Practice yoga with a variety of certified local Yoga Instructors while basking in the glow of the setting sun.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug 7

Hey Dango

at Elton Street and Jamaica Avenue (in Highland Park), Queens

7:00 p.m.
Children and adults will enjoy this interactive supersonic dance party about three space explorers and one wacky fun-loving alien named Dango.
Category: Concerts, Dance, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 7

Live Nation Presents Jimmy Eat World / Royal Bangs

at Rumsey Playfield (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Jimmy Eat World got their start in 1994 and has gained a reputation for being a band of great perseverance and hard work.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts

Aug 7

Bilal / Vivian Green / In association with WBLS

at 18 Mount Morris Park West (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Born in Philadelphia, Bilal is a schooled musician and dynamic live performer whose artistry draws from Jazz, Soul, and Hip-Hop.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

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