NYC Resources311Office of the Mayor

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.

Viewing 21–30 out of 15,245 events
from September 15, 2013 (x) to April 25, 2026

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Sep15

Nature Exploration Hike: Ethnobotany (Light)

at 103rd Entrance (in Riverside Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.
Go on an ethnobotany-inspired nature hike.
Category: Education, Nature, Fitness, Tours, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Must See
Event
Sep15

The Hills and Dales of the Greenbelt

at High Rock Ranger Station (in High Rock Park), Staten Island

11:00 a.m.
Hike the hills and mountains of the Greenbelt and discover its natural beauty.
Category: Birding, Nature, Fitness, History
Free!

Must See
Event
Sep15

Meditation at Wave Hill

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

11:30 a.m.12:45 p.m.
This fall, take a moment to release stress and reconnect with your inner self while practicing meditation.
Category: Fitness

Sep15

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
Sep15

A Clearing in the Forest: Enchanted Dances of the Forest

at Peter Jay Sharp Children's Glade (in Central Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.
Travel to a fantastic world through Balinese and Spanish dances with epic animal and insect characters weaving tales set in the enchanted forest of Central Park.
Category: Dance, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep15

A Gardener's Library: Vintage Books from the Bartow-Pell Collection

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
This working collection is significant for the practical information, aesthetic guidance, and reading pleasure it gave early members. On view during public hours: Wednesday, Saturday…
Category: Art, History

Sep15

Central Park Tour: Views From the Past

at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
A tour through Central Park in which you will learn about the history of the Park.
Category: Nature, History, Tours

Sep15

Scavenger Hunt

at Driggs Avenue and Lorimer Street (in McCarren Park), Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.
We connect children with nature to encourage active exploration of the natural world. Children who spend time outdoors develop strong imaginations and learn to socialize better…
Category: Nature, History, Kids, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep15

Freshwater Fishing

at Kissena Playground (in Kissena Park), Queens

1:00 p.m.
Mastering any new skill requires practice and patience. Fishing programs help develop these skills while connecting you with nature.
Category: Nature, Waterfront, Fishing
Free!

Sep15

Redesign Javits Playground Using Science and Math: Registration Closed

at Jacob Javits Playground (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Use math and science to redesign the Javits Playground in your vision.
Category: Education, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids

Pages: < Prev1234561525Next >

Related Information

  • Get information on upcoming events directly in your inbox by signing up for our Email Newsletters.
  • Know about an event that’s not on the calendar? Send us a tip!
  • Planning an event and considering hosting it in a park? Make sure to read our Planning an Event page.

Was this information helpful?