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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 October 5, 2015 to April 25, 2026

Saturday, October 31, 2015


15th Annual Fort Greene Halloween Festival

at Myrtle Avenue at Washington Park (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Attractions include hay rides, pumpkin giveaways and painting, a costume parade, creepy-crawlies with the Urban Park Rangers, and the wildly popular Great PUPkin costume contest.
Category: Festivals, Games, Kids, Dogs, Halloween, Fall Festivals

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Children's Halloween Parade

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
It’s Queens Botanical Garden's first-ever Children’s Halloween Parade!This event is recommended for children between the ages of 3 and 10.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids, Halloween, Fall Festivals

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Heart of the Park: Central Park

at West 72nd and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Let the Rangers take you down to Strawberry Fields, visit the Angel of Bethesda Terrace, and experience the tranquility of the Conservatory Waters.
Category: History, Tours


Outdoor Skills: Knot Tying

at Forest Park Visitor Center (in Forest Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Learn tips and tricks about knot tying that can help you when out in nature, or even in your daily life. All programs are family-friendly, but recommended for ages 8 years and older.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids

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Gallery Tour

at Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
The act of exploring, recording and recounting is central to the artistic practice of many artists.
Category: Art, Tours, Seniors


Union Square: Crossroads of New York Walking Tour

at Abraham Lincoln Statue (in Union Square Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Explore the social and political history of the Union Square neighborhood through discussions of the people, history, architecture, and forces that have shaped this community.
Category: Education, History, Tours


Le Petit Art

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Create miniature works of art (4"x6") or less using multiple mediums like acrylic paint, water color, pastel, pencil, ink, and surfaces like wood, canvas, paper, metal, and glass.
Category: Art


Kids Crafts: Scharen Knippen

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Celebrate fall at Lefferts with the old Dutch craft Scharen Knippen. Cut out autumn and halloween scenes and patterns some designed in the 19th century by Mrs. Lefferts herself. While…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Games, Kids, Halloween

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Leading the Way: Six Outstanding Women of Queens

at Kingsland Homestead (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech), Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
The Queens Historical Society presents their newest exhibition, Leading the Way: Six Outstanding Women of Queens. Featuring women from diverse fields and backgrounds, who at one…
Category: Art, History


NYC Parks Free Wheelchair Flag Football League

at Victory Field (in Forest Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
The league welcomes all persons with disabilities who use wheelchairs to take part in instructional drills, strategy, and game play.
Category: Accessible, Fitness, Sports

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