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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Sunday, December 7, 2014
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
11:45 a.m.–12:45 p.m.
Let nature inspire you to find your center and reconnect with your true self using guided mindfulness and other meditation practices. Each session includes instruction in simple…
at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
Walk from the Dairy to Belvedere Castle and see how the park's interwoven landscapes began as a series of images envisioned by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux.
Category: History, Tours
at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
12:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
Enjoy free hot apple cider and cookies, and a grand candle-lighting illumination.
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Festivals, History, Kids, Markets, Tours, Food, Winter Holidays, Waterfront, Seniors, Holiday Lightings
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
12:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Enjoy live musical performances, arts and crafts, photos with Santa, sales in our Holiday Marketplace, and a tree lighting ceremony.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Festivals, Games, Kids, Winter Holidays, Holiday Lightings, Santa's Coming to Town
at Kingsland Homestead (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech), Queens
1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Seven historic sites in Queens invite you to celebrate the holiday season and learn about these NYC Landmark houses and their unique histories.
Category: Art, History, Tours, Winter Holidays, Seniors
at Conference House Museum (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
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
at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
The new Lenape Gallery at Conference House Park Visitor Center will open Riding the Waves, a new exhibit of the Museum of Maritime Navigation and Communication. The premiere…
Category: Education, History, Talks, Waterfront
at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Get to know your New York City wildlife! Join us for a two hour program with wildlife rehabilitators, Bobby Horvath and Cathy St. Pierre to meet some of the wildlife and learn about…
Category: Education, Nature, Kids, Talks
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:15 p.m.
View tumbling cascades, rustic bridges, and picturesque pools in the Park's largest woodland area, a landscape designed to offer a forest retreat right in Manhattan.
Category: Nature, History, Tours