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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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Sunday, May 5, 2013

May 5

TD Five Boro Bike Tour

at Across from 17 Battery Place (in Battery Park), Manhattan

6:30 a.m.
Join America's largest cycling event in a trip around the five boroughs.
Category: Fitness, Sports, Bike Month NYC

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Event
May 5

Summer on the Hudson: Tai Chi

at Soldiers and Sailors Monument (in Riverside Park), Manhattan

8:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
Join Silvana Pizzuti to learn and practice Tai Chi, a slow moving martial art with health benefits for all fitness levels.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
Free!

May 5

Art Exhibit: Fish & Crushed Can Story- Mixed Media

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
This mixed media exhibit by artist Iandry Randriamandroso illustrates how growth is disrupted by invasive species.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Art

May 5

Mother's Day Plant Sale

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Give Mom (or yourself) the gift of flowers this Mother's Day
Category: Nature, Markets, Mother's Day

May 5

Celebrate National Bike Month at QBG

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Ride your bike to QBG during the month of May and receive 50% off admission.
Category: Nature, Fitness, Bike Month NYC

May 5

Early Morning Bird Walk: Marvelous Migrants

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.
See some of the dazzling birds that visit the Park before flying to northern breeding grounds. Led by the Brooklyn Bird Club.
Category: Birding, Nature
Free!

May 5

Challenge of Champions

at Al Oerter Recreation Center (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.
This epic martial arts tournament pits participants in matches of Karate, Kung Fu and Tae Kwon Do.
Category: Fitness, Kids, Sports
Free!

Must See
Event
May 5

Help Rejuvenate Fort Tryon Park with the New York Junior League

at Anne Loftus Playground (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:30 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join the New York Junior League's Playground Improvement Project (PIP) as they set out to beautify and improve Fort Tryon Park.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

May 5

Early Birds Hike at High Rock Park

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park), Staten Island

9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Join the Greenbelt Educators on a morning hike as we look for our feathered friends in the scenic Greenbelt. Spring migration will be underway so there is a chance to see…
Category: Nature
Free!

May 5

Spend your summer in the Greenbelt: High Rock Camp and Mini Camp

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park), Staten Island

9:00 a.m.
High Rock Summer Day Camp and Mini Camp are taking reservations for their 2013 summer season. For more information on both High Rock Summer Day Camp and Mini Camp follow the links…
Category: Education, Nature, Fitness, Kids

Best For
Kids

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