NYC Resources311Office of the Mayor

Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation

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.

Viewing 12,621–12,630 out of 15,140 events
from February 11, 2013 (x) to April 25, 2026

Thursday, November 5, 2015

Nov 5

Arts, Culture & Fun: Make Your Mark: Draw and Ink Cartoon Characters

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

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Learn how to draw and ink your own cartoon characters. You will have fun building expressive characters through gesture, movement and line quality. No prior knowledge of drawing is…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Art, Seniors

Nov 5

Arts, Culture & Fun Presents: Make Your Mark

at St. Johns Recreation Center, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Join artist Alison Causer for an Abstract Painting and Mix Media Workshop hosted in partnership with the Art Students League’s Seeds of the League program!
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Art, Seniors

Nov 5

Arts, Culture & Fun: Stray Dog Screening with Director Debra Granik

at Fort Hamilton Senior Recreation Center, Brooklyn

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Debra Granik is the Academy Award-nominated director and co-writer of Winter's Bone, which was nominated for four Oscars, including Best Picture.
Category: Accessible, Education, Film, Seniors

Must See
Nov 5

New York Road Runners Open Run: Run for Life - Brooklyn Bridge Park

at Pier 6 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join New York Road Runners for free weekly runs in your neighborhood! Open to all ages and experience levels. Walkers, strollers, and dogs on leash are welcome. No advance registration required.
Category: Fitness

Nov 5

Awakening in Ink: Written and Directed by Vincent Carbone

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

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Submerged into the world of the play, audiences will come face to face with the history and lore within the walls of the iconic dwelling.
Category: Theater

Friday, November 6, 2015

Nov 6

Free Outdoor Exercise Classes in Morningside Park

at 112th Street and Manhattan Avenue (in Morningside Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 a.m.7:45 a.m.
This class involves walking and using park benches to work various muscle groups.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness

Nov 6

Exhibit: Oh Sit! 14 Sculptors Consider the Chair

at Tower Plaza (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan

7:00 a.m.8:00 p.m.
NYC Parks is pleased to host Oh Sit! 14 Sculptors Consider the Chair will be on view through November 8, 2015 in Highbridge Park located in northern Manhattan.
Category: Art

Nov 6

Picture the Park Photo Exhibition

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

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
The Pelham Bay Park Picture the Park! Exhibit features 30 photos from each of five categories about Pelham Bay Park – Seasons, People in the Park, Wildlife, Infused by Bronx…
Category: Art

Nov 6

Farmers Market Fridays

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Get fresh produce from the two local farms and Queens Botanical Garden's own urban farm at the farmers' market.
Category: Food

Nov 6

Exhibition - Swampland: Photographs by Ruth Wetzel

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
New York artist Ruth Wetzel spends hours trekking through wetlands in waders photographing magnified views of diverse plant life and ecosystems found in New York. She isolates intimate…
Category: Art, Seniors

Pages:< Prev112601261126212631264126512661514Next >

Related Information

  • Get information on upcoming events directly in your inbox by signing up for our Email Newsletters.
  • Know about an event that’s not on the calendar? Send us a tip!
  • Planning an event and considering hosting it in a park? Make sure to read our Planning an Event page.

Search Events

Time of Day

Was this information helpful?