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 April 29, 2016 to April 25, 2026
Friday, April 29, 2016
at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn , Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn , The Carousel (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
12:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance during Spring Break for family-friendly activities at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, Lefferts Historic House and the Carousel.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Birding, Education, Nature, History, Best for Kids, School Break
at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Don't be afraid of getting your hands dirty as we explore high and low in search for amazing insects to discover their important connection to us.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, School Break, Kids Week
at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park), Brooklyn
at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens
at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park), Staten Island
at Fifth Avenue Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
1:30 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Take a stab at the modern sport of fencing with masters from Manhattan Fencing Center. No prior experience needed and equipment is provided.
at East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Visit some of the park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, and the Lake, on this east-to-west tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: History, Tours
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx