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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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from September 7, 2013 (x) to April 25, 2026

Saturday, September 7, 2013

Sep 7

Bryant Park Ping Pong

at Ping Pong Court (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.7:00 p.m.
Test your ping pong skills at one of two state-of-the-art tables.
Category: Games
Free!

Sep 7

Bryant Park Reading Room

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.
Free!

Sep 7

Story Time on the Terrace

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join us for story time under the trees, complete with fresh air and a gentle breeze. Perhaps a butterfly will flutter by and some beautiful birds will drop in and say hi. Free program.
Free!

Sep 7

Free Yoga in the Park

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Enjoy free yoga on the waterfront! Kripalu Yoga integrates body postures, breathing techniques, relaxation and meditation, taught by Monique Schubert and Yojaida Estrella every weekend.
Category: Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Sep 7

Freshwater Fishing

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

11:00 a.m.
Develop your fishing skills while connecting with nature.
Category: Nature, Kids, Waterfront, Fishing
Free!

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Event
Sep 7

Chess: Beginners Clinic & Open Play

at Chess & Checkers House (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn tactical insights from a Chess Master, then pit your newly acquired skills against other chess players at your level, tournament-style. Ages 6+.
Category: Games
Free!

Sep 7

Pedal & Paddle Day

at Starlight Park, Bronx

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Free Bike Loans! Free Canoe Trips! Join the Bronx River Alliance for a free open paddle and bike ride along the Greenway. 11am to 3pm - South end of Starlight…
Category: Kayaking and Canoeing
Free!

Sep 7

Ride The Carousel in Prospect Park

at The Carousel (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Take a ride on the Park's beautiful 101 year-old carousel.
Category: Games, Kids

Best For
Kids
Sep 7

Back to School Festival

at 76th Avenue and Springfield Boulevard (in Alley Pond Park), Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Beat the stress of returning to school with an afternoon of fun activities.
Category: Games, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 7

New York Restoration Project Domino Tournament

at El Catano Community Garden, Manhattan

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
NYRP’s 4th Annual Domino Tournament is sure to be an exciting day of friendly-competition! Teams from our community gardens will showcase their domino skills to see who will take home the championship trophy.
Category: Games
Free!

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Event

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