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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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Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Aug 6

Rockaway! Exhibit from MoMA PS1: The Surf Club

at Rockaway Beach Surf Club (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens

12:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Rockaway!, a free public arts festival sponsored by the Jamaica Bay-Rockaway Parks Conservancy (JBRPC) to celebrate the reopening of Fort Tilden and recognize the ongoing recovery of…
Category: Art
Free!

Aug 6

Adaptive Activities

at McCarren Play Center, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
A sampling of adaptive sports. An excellent opportunity for adults and seniors with disabilities to play and learn modified sports.
Category: Accessible, Sports

Aug 6

Meditation Class for Adults

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.1:45 p.m.
Join us an dlern some basic Hatha Yoga techniques to initiate relaxation. Learn how to influence changes within your physical and emotional responses to stress. Focus will be on breathing, sound & mindfulness.
Category: Fitness
Free!

Aug 6

Recycle-To-Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Have fun turning discardee materials into usable works of art. Children under 10 years must be accompanied by an adult. Wear clothes that can get messy.
Category: Arts & Crafts
Free!

Aug 6

Chess Club

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

3:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Chess is a game that requires strategy and improves your critical thinking skills. The club will consider real life events and use chess to help players.
Category: Games
Free!

Aug 6

Sunset Family Festival

at Sand Lane and Capadanno Blvd. (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach), Staten Island

4:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The Sunset Family Festival is a series of beach and boardwalk events including fireworks, family entertainment, snacks, and vendors.
Category: Festivals, Games, Kids, Markets, Food, Waterfront
Free!

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Aug 6

Bryant Park Ping Pong Tournament

at Ping Pong Court (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

6:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Add some competition to your regular table tennis game in our fun single-elimination, bracket-style tournaments. Registration is now open for this tournament. Pre-registration…
Category: Games, Kids, Sports
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Bryant Park After Work Music: Abiah

at Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Enjoy original music from NYC's most talented singer-songwriters and bands.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug 6

Jack & The Beanstalk

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

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Jack is looking for adventure, but what he gets is more than he bargained for.
Category: Kids, Theater, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Delving into Highbridge Park's Past with Sidney Horenstein

at 155th Street and Amsterdam Avenue, Manhattan

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Stroll through the park with Sid and discover its historical features, still visible today, as well as its outstanding rock exposures and trees.
Category: Nature, History, Tours, Talks
Free!

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