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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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Friday, July 17, 2015

Jul17

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!

Jul17

Arts, Culture & Fun: Dance Away the Night with the City Stompers

at Westerleigh Park, Staten Island

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Megan Downes and the City Stompers, NYC's only school for Appalachian flatfoot clogging, will host an evening of Americana roots music and dance. Traditional fiddle playing, songs and…
Category: Dance, Seniors
Free!

Jul17

Karaoke on the Boardwalk

at In front of Deno's Wonder Wheel Amusement Park (in ), Brooklyn

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Brought to you by Deno's Wonder Wheel. Enjoy singing karaoke with family and friends! Then watch the fireworks illuminate the sky!
Category: Festivals
Free!

Jul17

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 Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Jul17

Hip Hop Dance Aerobics

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

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
This class gets your heart pumping with hip hop music and hot step-by-step dance moves.
Category: Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Jul17

Town Square's SummerStarz Movies: Big Hero 6

at WNYC Transmitter Park, Brooklyn

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
SummerStarz free family movies on Fridays nights. July 17th features BIG HERO 6. Can't wait!
Category: Film, Kids, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul17

Lola Star's Dreamland Roller Disco Party: Let's Get Physical

at Lefrak Center at Lakeside (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Dress in your 80s workout gear and skate the night away!
Category: Dance

Must See
Event
Jul17

The Dance Cartel Presents Wet Clutch

at Jane Bailey Memorial Garden, Brooklyn

8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Enjoy live dance and video mash up in this immersive performance experience.
Category: Dance
Free!

Jul17

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!

Jul17

Films on the Green: Queen to Play by Caroline Bottaro

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Films on the Green 2015 presents Queen to Play by Caroline Bottaro in Riverside Park Pier I.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

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