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 31–40 out of 5,495 events
from November 2, 2013 (x) to January 30, 2016
Saturday, November 2, 2013
at Laurel Hill Terrace (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan
12:30 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
This training session will include basic invasive and native plant identification, proper removal techniques and an overview of NYRP’s approach to urban reforestation.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
at 155th Street & Amsterdam Avenue, Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Join Sidney Horenstein, geologist and Educator Emeritus, American Museum of Natural History, as he leads his geology, history and natural history walk through Highbridge…
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Talks
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Find your poetic voice through a series of exercises to help stimulate your senses.
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
Enjoy colorful foliage at its seasonal peak. Horticultural Interpreter Charles Day shares some of his favorite trees and shrubs in their vibrant fall finery.
Category: Nature, Tours, Fall Foliage
at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan
Sunday, November 3, 2013
at Oval Lawn (in Madison Square Park), Manhattan
Madison Square Park Conservancy’s Mad. Sq. Art announces a new sculptural installation for fall 2013 by renowned Italian artist Giuseppe Penone, consisting of three monumental, 30-foot tall bronze trees. "Ideas of Stone (Idee di pietra)" featuring Penone’s signature manipulation of the trees’ natural forms, will interact with Madison Square Park’s lush landscape to highlight the relationships amongst man, sculpture and nature.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art, Tours
at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
On It's My Park Day, come out to Fort Tryon Park to plants all kinds of bulbs throughout the subway terrace.