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.
Saturday, November 2, 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 Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Photographs from NYC Parks' archives will be on exhibit at the Poe Park Visitor Center.
at United Nations , Manhattan
Be a part of the world-famous ING New York City Marathon excitement, run through the streets of Manhattan, and finish at the famed Marathon finish line in Central Park—without…
Category: Fitness, Kids, Sports
at Fort Hamilton Parkway Interior Garden (in Leif Ericson Park), Brooklyn
8:45 a.m.–11:45 a.m.
Join Brooklyn Bones as they work to spruce up the interior garden. They will rake up leaves, remove litter, and plant bulbs around the walk way.
Category: Kids, Volunteer, It's My Park Day
at 1 Eton Place (in Willowbrook Park), Staten Island
9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.
Verrazano CrossFit will be hosting free classes in the picnic grove behind the Carousel in the Greenbelt’s Willowbrook Park this fall. All fitness levels are welcome to join…
at PS 020 John Bowne (in Bowne Playground), Queens
9:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Volunteer with the QueensBoro Hill Neighborhood Association, who will be planting bulbs, mulching, weeding, raking leaves and picking up litter from the park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park Day