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.
Sunday, October 27, 2013
at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
at Wave Hill, Bronx
at Seaman Avenue and Isham Street Entrance (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Have you been curious about the myriad mushrooms you’ve seen in the forest this rainy summer and fall? Join Paul Sadowski of the New York Mycological Society and explore the…
Category: Education, Nature, Tours
at Pier 26
12:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Pier 26 transforms into “Halloween Central” with fun-filled attractions for the family. Dress up and join the crowd for face painting, mask decorating, wax hands, cotton candy, spin art, rides and more.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids, Halloween
at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx
at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park), Staten Island
at Luther Gulick Playground, Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Join the Friends of Gulick Park for a fall park clean up and community event, with activities such as pumpkin painting, park clean-up, ping pong, and bulb planting!
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park Day
at Playground for All Children
at Garibaldi Plaza (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Shakespeare in the Square, a student group at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, will take on what some consider the greatest work in the western cannon. Oct 26 and 27, 1&4 pm.