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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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Sunday, October 27, 2013

Oct27

Central Park Tour: Views From the Past

at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.
A tour through Central Park in which you will learn about the history of the Park.
Category: Nature, History, Tours

Oct27

Performance: Fairy Harp Circle at Wave Hill

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
A band of folk harpists emerge from the forest and surround the garden with ethereal tones entrancing the audience.
Category: Concerts, Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct27

Fall Fungus Foray with Paul Sadowski of the New York Mycological Society

at Seaman Avenue and Isham Street Entrance (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Have you been curious about the myriad mushrooms you’ve seen in the forest this rainy summer and fall? Join Paul Sadowski of the New York Mycological Society and explore the…
Category: Education, Nature, Tours
Free!

Oct27

Hudson River Park's Halloween Kidz Karnival

at Pier 26, Manhattan

12:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Pier 26 transforms into “Halloween Central” with fun-filled attractions for the family. Dress up and join the crowd for face painting, mask decorating, wax hands, cotton candy, spin art, rides and more.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids, Halloween

Best For
Kids
Oct27

Historic New York: Split Rock

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

1:00 p.m.
A tour of Pelham Bay Park's Split Rock in the Bronx.
Category: Education, History, Kids, Tours
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct27

Nature Photography

at Prospect Park Picnic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.
The beauty of nature has inspired many great Americans to create artistic masterpieces. From the wildlife portraits of John James Audubon to the stunning black and white…
Category: Nature
Free!

Oct27

Creepy Crawly Insect Hike

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in New York City.
Category: Nature, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct27

It's My Park Day at Luther Gulick Playground

at Luther Gulick Playground, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the Friends of Gulick Park for a fall park clean up and community event, with activities such as pumpkin painting, park clean-up, ping pong, and bulb planting!
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park Day
Free!

Oct27

Shocktoberfest

at Playground for All Children (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Enjoy a free day of fun, including a haunted house, pumpkin patch, crafts, games, music, and more!
Category: Kids, Halloween, Fall Festivals
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct27

Shakespeare in the Square's Hamlet

at Garibaldi Plaza (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Shakespeare in the Square, a student group at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, will take on what some consider the greatest work in the western cannon. Oct 26 and 27, 1&4 pm.
Category: Theater
Free!

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