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 31, 2014 to April 25, 2026
Sunday, November 2, 2014
at Sheep Meadow (in Central Park), Manhattan
The marathon route goes through 26.2 miles of New York City and touching all five boroughs before ending in Central Park. Tens of thousands of runners participate. Come out and…
at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park), Queens
9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Free programs are available for individuals aged 8 and above on a first–come,first-served basis on Sundays at 10:00a.m. from May through November. Registration begins at…
at Wave Hill, Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Collect intriguing items from the grounds of Wave Hill. Then visiting artist Jessica Lagunas shows us how to turn our found natural wonders into exciting plant jewelry. Save some to…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature
at 190th Street and Amsterdam Avenue (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan
10:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
The Highbridge Forest Crew works to remove invasive plants from the park and to care for recently planted native trees. As part of the Forest Crew you will learn basic invasive and…
Category: Nature, Volunteer
at Ping Pong Court (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park), Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Go back in time with Greenbelt educators to learn about some of the natural and cultural history of High Rock and the surrounding area during this moderate one-hour hike.
Category: Education, Nature, Kids
at Crotona Nature Center (in Crotona Park), Bronx
Get inspired by the beauty of fall colors and enjoy the outdoors on this light hike. Our Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to some common trees found in New York…
Category: Nature, Tours, Fall Foliage
at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
This educational 'walk and talk' is designed to increase the appreciation and understanding of Conference House Park's natural environment.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Talks, Waterfront