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 January 21, 2014 (x) to April 25, 2026
Thursday, January 23, 2014
at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx
Cultural historian and Brit Lorella Brocklesby teaches at NYU and Parsons and lectures widely on social history in England and America. In this illustrated talk, she focuses on the…
Category: Education, History, Talks
Friday, January 24, 2014
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 Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan
at The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx
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 Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–1:15 p.m.
Learn about the Park's history and how its designers, Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux, struggled to make their vision our reality. The route involves a few stairs.
Category: Nature, History, Tours