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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 27, 2015

Aug27

Summer Sounds: Jonny Meyers & The Trio

at Center Boulevard and Borden Avenue (in Hunter's Point South Park), Queens

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Bring a chair or blanket and join us for a rock performance by Jonny Meyers & The Trio! Presented by The Kupferberg Center for the Arts at Queens College.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug27

Bryant Park Reading Room: Write-In

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 this writers workshop guaranteed to improve and perfect your writing.
Category: Education, Talks
Free!

Aug27

Sunset Summer Concerts

at Silver Lake Park, Staten Island

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Enjoy performances by blues/folk band Rachel Isaacs Band, and Natalie Jean.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug27

Movies Under the Stars: Ghostbusters

at Westerleigh Park, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for movies under the stars!
Category: Film, Kids, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug27

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, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug27

Movies Under the Stars: The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2010)

at Fort Washington Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for movies under the stars!
Category: Film, Kids, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug27

CANCELLED: Movies Under the Stars: West Side Story

at St. James Park, Bronx This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for movies under the stars!
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Aug27

Rockaway Beach Movie Nights: 'Despicable Me'

at Beach 97th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach), Queens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Bring your blankets or beach chairs and enjoy the movie "Despicable Me" about a criminal mastermind Gru who, with an army of minions, plans to steal the moon.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Aug27

Movies in the Parks: The Karate Kid (1984)

at Maria Hernandez Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for this classic movie starring Ralph Macchio.
Category: Film, Kids, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug27

Journey to the Stars

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Gaze across the New York sky and all the wonders it holds with Amateur Astronomers Association of New York.
Category: Education, Nature, Astronomy
Free!

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