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 October 5, 2015 to April 25, 2026
Sunday, October 18, 2015
at Joseph Daniel Wilson Garden (in ), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–3:00 a.m.
We will cover what is needed, including food waste, coffee grounds, fall leaves, water and air - to build a hot compost pile, and discuss how to keep it active through the cold season.
Category: Education, Nature
at Bay 32nd Street and Beach Channel Drive (in Bayswater Park), Queens
at Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
The 1908 cottage was originally the gatehouse of the G.K. Billings Estate. The Heather Garden boasts over 500 varieties of plants, trees, and breathtaking views of the Palisades.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Talks
at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Learn tips and tricks that will enhance your knowledge of the natural world, and might just save your life. All programs are family friendly, but recommended for ages 8 and up.
at Highland Park Entrance, Queens
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Our park rangers will explain why leaves change colors and introduce you to the diversity of trees found in our forests. Bring your camera and prepare for the kaleidoscope of colors.
Category: Nature, Fall Foliage
at Flushing Meadows Corona Park Aquatics Center (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
ith Bike New York's safe, easy, effective method, Learn to Ride students learn how to balance, pedal, start, stop, and steer a bike, as well as adjust a helmet for proper fit.
Category: Education, Sports, Learn To Ride
at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park), Queens
at Joe Holzka Community Garden (in ), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Enjoy pumpkins while supplies last, and carve them too! There will be arts and crafts and other community entertainment.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Kids, Halloween, Fall Festivals
at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
As part of the citywide Open House NY Weekend, the Conference House, the Henry Hogg Biddle House, and the William H. Rutan House will be open for self-guided interior tours.
Category: Education, Art, History, Tours, Seniors