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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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Sunday, July 12, 2015

Jul12

Laughter in the Park 2015

at Garibaldi Plaza (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
This week's appearances include comedians Arthur Meyer, Seaton Smith, Lori Sommer, Nick Vatterott and Gary Vider.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Jul12

Weehauken: The Background & Aftermath

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Hamilton expert Jimmy Napoli will sit down with Burr descendant and MJM trustee Antonio Burr, Ph.D., to discuss the fateful (and fatal) events of July 12th, 1803, when Aaron Burr…
Category: Education, History

Jul12

Leading the Way: Six Outstanding Women of Queens

at Kingsland Homestead (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech), Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
The Queens Historical Society presents their newest exhibition, Leading the Way: Six Outstanding Women of Queens. Featuring women from diverse fields and backgrounds, who at one…
Category: Art, History

Jul12

Hike & Draw

at Sachkerah Woods Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
We'll provide supplies. Bring a light chair you can carry on the trails.
Category: Nature, Art, Hiking
Free!

Jul12

Global LocaL: La Isla Bonita Summer Festival

at Faber Park (in Faber Pool and Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
The festival will feature live music, DJ sets, and live art.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Dance, Art, Festivals, Free Summer Concerts, Waterfront
Free!

Jul12

Music in the Park: The Tee-Tones

at East Elmhurst Playground, Queens

5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy Motown and doo-wop music from the 50's, 60's, and the 70's.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Jul12

Hudson Warehouse: She Stoops to Conquer

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

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
In this play by Oliver Goldsmith, wealthy countryman Mr. Hardcastle arranges for his daughter Kate to meet Charles Marlow, the son of a rich Londoner, hoping the pair will marry.
Category: Art, Theater, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Jul12

Summer on the Hudson: Amplified Sundays Presents Ilusha Tsinadze

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Ilusha Tsinadze is charting new territory by weaving together his two worlds—the traditional music of Georgia and Brooklyn.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Festivals, Free Summer Concerts, Waterfront, Seniors
Free!

Jul12

The Tempest by William Shakespeare

at Richard Rodgers Amphitheater (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Classical Theatre of Harlem presents The Tempest, by William Shakespeare at the Richard Rodgers Amphitheater in Marcus Garvey Park.
Category: Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Jul12

Movies in the Parks: The Amazing Nina Simone

at The Bandshell (in Jackie Robinson Park), Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free movies in our city's parks!
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

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