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.
Friday, February 14, 2014
at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan
at East 72 Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
On this east-west walk you will see a hidden bench that tells time, miniature boats powered by the wind, a magnificent sculpture celebrating fresh water, and much more.
Category: History, Tours
at Lasker Pool & Rink (in Central Park), Manhattan
4:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
Learn the basic elements of ice skating through group and individual instruction.
Saturday, February 15, 2014
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–1:15 p.m.
History buffs will love this tour of the Harlem Meer and its environs, which were key lands in the American Revolution and the War of 1812. The route involves many hills and stairs.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Seniors
at Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
at William Tecumseh Sherman Statue (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–2:45 p.m.
Travel from Grand Army Plaza, past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and stop at the Dairy on this trip through the southern Park highlights.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
Sunday, February 16, 2014
at East 106th Street Entrance (in Central Park), Manhattan
at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan
Our Urban Park Ranger Nature Art and Photography programs allow you to interpret the natural world through artistic expression, while learning about the local environment. Art programs…
Category: Nature, Art
at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:15 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