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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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from July 17, 2013 (x) to July 17, 2013 (x)

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Jul17

Family Capoeira

at Indian Road Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Learn a unique Brazilian art form while promoting physical fitness and social confidence.
Category: Fitness, Kids, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul17

Checkmate 101

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Take your chess playing skills to the next level with Brooklyn chess instructor Zebedee Collins.
Category: Games, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul17

History Tour: Great Brooklyn Bridge for Families

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

6:30 p.m.
Take a trip back in time and discover the harrowing tale behind the Brooklyn Bridge's construction. Learn about the perseverance of the Roebling family, perilous…
Category: History, Kids, Tours
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul17

Sunset Garden Walks at Wave Hill

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

6:30 p.m.
Join a Wave Hill Garden Guide for a mini tour of one of Wave Hill's magnificent gardens.
Category: Nature, Tours

Jul17

Shape Up NYC: Yoga

at Astoria Park Track (in Astoria Park), Queens

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
An open level class with a focus on bringing awareness to the body through core strengthening and total body flexibility. Please bring your own mat. Weather permitting.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Jul17

Sunset Yoga

at Abby's Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:45 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Practice yoga with a variety of certified local Yoga Instructors while basking in the glow of the setting sun.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Jul17

Summer in Seward Park - Neighborhood Music Concerts and Jams

at Seward Park, Manhattan

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Dance to music from the hood and join in playing during Jam Time.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Jul17

Caribbean Eagles Steel Drum Band

at Jamaica Avenue & Elton Street (in Highland Park), Queens

7:00 p.m.
Enjoy the sounds of the Caribbean islands in your own backyard.
Category: Concerts
Free!

Jul17

Force MDs / Horace Brown / Jeff Redd / Marley Marl / hosted by Bob Lee in association with WBLS

at Queensbridge Park, Queens This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
New York born and bred, The Force MDs began their climb to fame by singing and dancing on Greenwich Village street corners and the Staten Island ferry.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Jul17

Mad. Sq. Music: Ben Sollee

at Oval Lawn (in Madison Square Park), Manhattan

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Ben Sollee, a Kentucky native known for his thrilling cello-playing that incorporates new techniques to create a unique mix of folk, bluegrass, jazz and R&B.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

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