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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from November 2, 2013 (x) to April 25, 2026
Sunday, November 3, 2013
at Bloomingdale Park Playground (in Bloomingdale Park), Staten Island
The beauty of nature has inspired many great Americans to create artistic masterpieces. From the wildlife portraits of John James Audubon to the stunning black and white…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature
at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Enjoy the splendor of autumn as we walk along the blue and yellow trails to Pumphouse Pond. Along the way, we will pause at Lake Ohrbach. This hike is geared for adults and singles…
at Jacob Javits Playground (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
It's time to redesign Javits playground! The park is currently seeking City capital funds to reconstruct the playground. Have your children help shape the future of Javits. Join…
at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
Monday, November 4, 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 The Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan
at St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park), Bronx
9:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.
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at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Use this hands-on exhibit to illuminate the history, ecology, and management of the woodlands, and learn why these landscapes are so essential to the purpose of Central Park.
at Pelham Fritz Recreation Center, Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
In this fun and interactive storytelling workshop, participants will learn creative ways to capture, document and tell their own unique stories. Musician and master storyteller Robbi…
at Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park), Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Ongoing tours and information will be provided focusing on the Dutch origins of the Alice Austen House (which the Austen family affectionately nicknamed Clear Comfort). The…
Category: Education, History, Tours, Waterfront