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.
Saturday, May 4, 2013
at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.
Reading, writing, and literary happenings related to the written word - under the London Plane trees - in the open-air Reading Room.
at 67th Street and Colonial Road (in Owl's Head Park), Brooklyn
11:00 a.m.–3:00 a.m.
On It's My Park Day, join the East Coast Kruzers, Owl's Head Horticulture Group, (GEC) Guild for Exceptional Children and other groups, as they prepare garden beds for planting.
Category: Nature, Kids, Volunteer, It's My Park Day
at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
Learn about ladybugs, their role in Central Park's ecology, where you can spot them, and how The Lost Ladybug Project is helping recover their lost populations with your help!
Category: Education, Nature, Talks
at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan
at Beach 59th st & Boardwalk (in Rockaway Beach), Queens
at The Carousel (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
at Beach 94th Street and Shore Front Parkway (in Rockaway Beach), Queens
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Join Rockaway Waterfront Alliance and the NYC Parks Department for a day of fun at the VW Dome 2 and by the Rockaway beach with free activities and programs for families and kids of all ages.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Festivals, Kids