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 4,601–4,610 out of 12,764 events
from November 4, 2013 (x) to April 25, 2026

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

May21

Bryant Park Juggling

at Bryant Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons. All skills are welcome and equipment is provided.
Category: Games, Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
May21

Central Park Tour: Conservatory Garden

at Conservatory Garden (in Central Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.
Learn about the thousands of trees, flowers, shrubs, and perennials that decorate the Garden from the Conservancy horticulturalists who take care of this special place within the Park.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
Free!

May21

Bryant Park Reading Room: Emily Giffin's The One & Only

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

12:30 p.m.1:45 p.m.
Reading, writing, and literary happenings related to the written word-under the London plane trees-in the open-air Reading Room.
Category: Art, Talks
Free!

May21

School Garden Composting

at Old Croton Aqueduct Gatehouse, Manhattan

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
A student led workshop where school composting options and strategies will be discussed.
Free!

May21

Teen Beach Volleyball

at Hudson Beach (in Riverside Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Spike, set and volley in beautiful Riverside Park.
Category: Kids, Sports, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Best For
Kids
May21

Dancing in Bryant Park

at Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

6:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
A social dance party after work featuring popular dance instructors plus an incredible band each week, hosted and produced by Talia Castro-Pozo.
Category: Dance, Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

May21

Zumba

at Little Bay Park, Queens

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Join us for Zumba - an aerobic excercise that blends both Latin and African dance movements.
Category: Accessible, Dance, Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

May21

Artist Talk with Ruth Marshall

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join Ruth Marshall for a talk about her artwork as part of her exhibition Closely Knit: A Textile Analysis of Animals on View in the Arsenal Gallery. Closely Knit: A Textile…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Art, Talks, Seniors
Free!

May21

Shape Up NYC: Couch to 5K

at Al Oerter Recreation Center (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
A beginner program for the aspiring runner, this class will combine running, walking, and conditioning exercises to get you in shape for long distance running.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

May21

Wheelchair Basketball

at West Bronx Recreation Center, Bronx This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Practice with the New York Rollin' Knicks! Beginner, intermediate and advanced players with disabilities are welcome.
Category: Accessible, Sports

Pages: < Prev14584594604614624634641277Next >

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?