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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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Sunday, May 4, 2014

May 4

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Category: Nature, History, Tours, Waterfront
Free!

May 4

Fitness with Fido

at Canine Court (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Kick off National Pet Month at Canine Court.
Category: Dogs

May 4

Adaptive Table Tennis

at Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Play table tennis with pals or come solo! This adaptive session is especially for adults and seniors with disabilities.
Category: Accessible, Sports

May 4

Pets & Pals/ Walk 4 Paws Party

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

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for a free day of family and pet fun. There will be games, rides, craft projects, pet adoption, microchip clinic by Central Vets, animal demonstrations and more.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Games, Kids, Dogs
Free!

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Event
May 4

Kayak Freshkills Park

at Freshkills Park, Staten Island

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us as the Freshkills Park team and Kayak Staten Island, guide you through the beautiful creeks and streams of the future Freshkills Park via kayak.
Category: Nature, Fitness, Tours, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Must See
Event
May 4

Pop-Up Audubon: Wonderful Warblers

at Binnen Bridge (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
The Prospect Park Alliance presents Pop-Up Audubon, now in its second season, which invites families to directly engage with nature through outdoor learning in locations around the Park.
Category: Birding, Nature, Games, Kids, Tours
Free!

Best For
Kids
May 4

Hike to Alley Giant (Moderate)

at Alley Pond Park, Queens This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.
Hiking is the ultimate way to enjoy the outdoors and reduce stress. Regardless of the intensity level, it is a great way to burn calories and stay fit. Our Urban Park Ranger…
Category: Nature, Tours
Free!

May 4

Conference House Tours

at Conference House Museum (in Conference House Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…
Category: Education, History, Tours

May 4

It's My Park Day at King Fisher Park

at Miles Avenue and Fairfield Street (in King Fisher Park), Staten Island

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
On It's My Park Day, please join the local community in cleaning the trails and perimeter of the pond at Kingfisher Pond Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park Day
Free!

May 4

Summer on the Hudson: Irish Arts Center presents Irish Dance Festival

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Irish Arts Center returns with its 13th annual day-long Irish Dance Festival featuring performances by hundreds of the best Irish dancers, with opportunities for the whole family.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Concerts, Dance, Festivals, Kids, Free Summer Concerts, Waterfront, Seniors
Free!

Best For
Kids

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