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.
Sunday, June 7, 2015
at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens
1:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
We're celebrating the 75th and 50th anniversaries of the NYC World's Fair with a full day of free activities for all.
Category: Birding, Education, Concerts, Dance, Nature, Festivals, History, Best for Kids, Markets, Theater, Tours, Free Summer Concerts, Food, Talks, Seniors
at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island
2:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
Join us for a spoken word performance of this Persian classic, with original choreography & dance performance by Melissa West.
Category: Concerts, Dance, Free Summer Concerts, Free Summer Theater
Monday, June 8, 2015
at Upper Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
5:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
Award-winning classical and jazz ensembles perform back to back each week, showcasing works commissioned by Chamber Music America.
Category: Concerts, Art, Free Summer Concerts
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
at Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
This social dance party features popular dance instructors plus an incredible band each week, and is hosted and produced by Talia Castro-Pozo.
Category: Dance, Free Summer Concerts
Thursday, June 11, 2015
at Locomotive Lawn (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan
10:30 a.m.–11:00 a.m.
Bilingual Birdies celebrates language and culture with fun-filled live music, dance, and puppetry! Concerts may be held in Spanish, French, Mandarin, Hebrew, or English.
Category: Education, Concerts, Festivals, Best for Kids, Free Summer Concerts, Waterfront
at Holley Plaza (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan
4:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Guitar and vocal students from Harvest Collegiate High School, a small public school on 14th street between 5th and 6th avenues, will perform at Washington Square.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
at McCarren Park, Brooklyn
5:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Indie-pop royalty and hometown heroes Luna return to take their city back with their first performance in NYC after a decade-long hiatus.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
at Westerleigh Park, Staten Island
6:00 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
Come enjoy an evening of great music preformed by the students. Bring a picnic basket and blanket and lay on the grass and enjoy the music.
Category: Accessible, Education, Concerts, Festivals, Best for Kids, Volunteer, Free Summer Concerts