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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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Thursday, July 23, 2015

Jul23

Barefoot Dancing: Kotchegna (African Dance)

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

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Performing in elaborate masks to the explosive percussion of a corps of brilliant drummers, Kotchegna Dance Company brings to life the ancient stories and legends of Africa’s Ivory Coast.
Category: Dance, Art
Free!

Jul23

Bryant Park Reading Room: Writers Workshop - Short Story 1.0

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Pen your own story, poem, or screenplay, at these writers workshops guaranteed to improve and perfect your writing.
Category: Education, Talks
Free!

Jul23

Summer in the Square: Brazilian Burn & Firm Pilates

at North Plaza (in Union Square Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Feel the burn while you firm, as you work your muscles more efficiently by combining Pilates-inspired standing moves with light hand weights and traditional Pilates mat exercises.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Jul23

Shakespeare's The Merry Wives of Windsor

at 35th Avenue and Cross Island Parkway (in Crocheron Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
The Hip to Hip Theatre Company presents Shakespeare's work.
Category: Kids, Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul23

Inwood Shakespeare Festival: Henry IV

at The Peninsula (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Inwood Shakespeare Festival was conceived and developed by Ted Minos as a way to bring free professional theatre and music to the Northern Manhattan…
Category: Festivals, Theater, Free Summer Concerts, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Jul23

WBO Summer Talent Show

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval), Bronx

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Showcase your talent! We are looking for singers, dancers, jugglers, comedians—anything that entertains!
Category: Concerts, Dance, Art
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul23

Zumba Under the Stars with Lisa G aka RockaZumbaWay

at Seaside Playground, Queens

7:30 p.m.8:45 p.m.
Get in shape with this popular form of exercise and dance, which combines Latin and African dance steps.
Category: Dance, Fitness
Free!

Jul23

Disco Inferno

at George Seuffert Bandshell (in Forest Park), Queens

7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Put on your boogie shoes and enjoy the music that still makes people get up and shake their groove things!
Category: Concerts, Dance, Kids, Free Summer Concerts, Seniors
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul23

Waterfront Concert Series 2015: Michael Patrick's Ring of Fire Band

at Astoria Park Lawn (in Astoria Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The tribute show will honor and pay homage to one of their musical icons - Mr. Johnny Cash!
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts, Waterfront
Free!

Jul23

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!

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