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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, August 14, 2015


Bryant Park Reading Room: Spelling Bee

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

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Register to compete in the Spelling Bee at Bryant Park.
Category: Education, Talks

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Family Camping at Conference House Park

at Conference House Park, Staten Island

7:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
We camp to create lasting memories, connect with the natural world, and bond with each other. Participants are selected by lottery, to enter visit on 8/4.
Category: Nature


Shakespeare at Sunset: Measure for Measure

at Bridge View Lawn (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Come see this free performance of Measure for Measure by the New York Classical Theatre.
Category: Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks


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


Town Square's SummerStarz Movies: Frozen

at WNYC Transmitter Park, Brooklyn

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The feature movie on Friday, August 14 is Frozen. Come dressed as your favorite character! Movies start at sunset.
Category: Film, Kids, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront

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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


Lola Star's Dreamland Roller Disco Party: Ziggy Stardust

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

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Tonight's theme: David Bowie's Ziggy Stardust. Dress and skate for the themed party!
Category: Dance

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Shakespeare in the Park: Cymbeline

at Delacorte Theater (in Central Park), Manhattan

8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Cross-dressing girls and cross-dressing boys, poisons and swordfights and dastardly villains all take the stage in this enchanting romp about the conquering power of love.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks


Outdoor Film Festival: Guardians of the Galaxy

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

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A group of interstellar outlaws team up to save the galaxy from a villain who seeks ultimate power in this comic book space adventure.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies


Movies in the Parks: Man of Steel

at Midland Beach Concert Lawn (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Bring your cape and join NYC Parks for this imaginative retelling of how Clark Kent became The Man of Steel.
Category: Film, Kids, Free Summer Movies

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