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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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Saturday, September 13, 2014


Exploring Manhattan’s Forest: Inwood Hill Park's Past, Present and Future, A Site of Social and Ecological Meaning

at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
“Discover the natural side of the concrete jungle!” Learn about the ecology and rich diversity of NYC parks. Join the Natural Areas Conservancy for a walk in the series,…
Category: Education, Nature, Tours, Talks


Shape Up NYC: Hot Hula Fitness

at Locomotive Lawn (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Inspired by the dances of the Pacific Islands, Hot Hula fitness incorporates easy to perform dance movements set to the sounds of traditional Polynesian drum beats fused with funky Reggae music, resulting in a modern, hip fitness workout.
Category: Dance, Fitness, Outdoor Fitness


Family Camping at Orchard Beach

at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
We camp to create lasting memories, connect with the natural world, and bond with our families.
Category: Nature


Bayside Historical Lawn Concert

at 35th Avenue and Cross Island Parkway (in Crocheron Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Come dance or rock to the music played by Chicken Head Rocks band.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Free Summer Concerts, Seniors


Heckscher Community Garden: Shadow Puppet Show with Midnight Radio

at Heckscher Children’s Garden, Brooklyn

7:45 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Enjoy a magical evening of shadow, light, and fairytale. Midnight Radio Show invites you to an all ages puppet show in the garden! For more information and a preview of the show:…
Category: Theater


The Night Sky

at Wolfe's Pond Park Comfort Station (in Wolfe's Pond Park), Staten Island

8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The wonders of the universe are reay to be discovered and New York City parks are the perfect place to stargaze ad explore the night sky. Our Urban Park Rangers will be guides to…
Category: Nature, Astronomy

Must See

CANCELLED: NYC Parks Summer Movie Series: Frozen

at Beach 108th Street Hockey Rink (in Rockaway Beach Boardwalk), Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
NYC Parks is showing a free movie at B.108th Street Hockey Rink in Rockaway Beach! No RSVP required, just bring yourself and a blanket to sit on. In Frozen,…
Category: Film, Kids, Free Summer Movies

Best For

Sunday, September 14, 2014


TCS New York City Marathon Tune-Up (18M)

at Central Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 a.m.8:00 a.m.
This popular race is held just seven weeks before 47,000+ runners are scheduled to line up at the TCS New York City Marathon start in Fort Wadsworth! The Tune-Up in Central Park…
Category: Fitness, Sports, Volunteer, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors


2014 Emerging Artist Fellowship Exhibition at Socrates Sculpture Park

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

8:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The annual Emerging Artist Fellowship Exhibition is a cornerstone of the park's visual arts program and is widely acclaimed for the ambition, breadth & innovation of the works on view.
Category: Art, Waterfront


Art in the Garden: Harvesting Our History: The Story of Queens Botanical Garden

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
Get a sense of Queens Botanical Garden's past and how both the 1939 and 1964 New York World's Fairs influenced the Garden's development.
Category: Art, Festivals, History, Seniors

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