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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.

Viewing 41–50 out of 6,111 events
from April 24, 2014 to April 25, 2026

Friday, April 25, 2014


Adapted Aquatics

at Roy Wilkins Recreation Center, Queens This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Practice your swimming skills in this adaptive swim program for people with disabilities!
Category: Accessible, Fitness, Kids, Sports

Best For

Shape Up NYC: Cardio Sculpt

at McDonald Park House (in McDonald Playground), Staten Island

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Continuous movement to great music makes it fun!
Category: Fitness

Saturday, April 26, 2014


Volunteer for the High Rock Challenge Race

at 200 Nevada Avenue (in High Rock Park), Staten Island

7:00 a.m.
Volunteers are needed to assist with refreshments and directing runners with challenges.
Category: Volunteer


The Wildlife Conservation Society's Run for the Wild 2014

at Bronx Zoo (in Bronx Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.
Con Edison presents the 6th annual WCS Run for the Wild 5K run and family fun run/walk. This year’s run/walk is dedicated to saving elephants by raising funds to…


Van Cortlandt Track Club

at Van Cortlandt Stadium (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.
Van Cortlandt Track Club runs through and around the Yonkers-Bronx border in small groups. For local running tips, visit
Category: Fitness, Sports, Outdoor Fitness

Must See

Urban Oasis: 30 Years Painting Bronx Parks by Daniel Hauben

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

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Well known for his urban vistas, Daniel Hauben has spent many a lovely day painting Bronx Parks.
Category: Art


Bird Walk

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

8:00 a.m.
NYC Audubon experts lead the way as we marvel at quirky but logical bird behavior and delicate feathers in exquisite patterns. Bring binoculars if you have them and wear sturdy…
Category: Birding, Nature


Art in the Garden: “Get the Picture?”

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:00 a.m.4:30 p.m.
Artist Alan Richards’s colorful satirical composite images, or photomanipulations, feature elements juxtaposed to create pieces that portray humor and whimsy.
Category: Art


Greenmarket at Grand Army Plaza

at Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Fresh produce and so much more, all year long! See what farm fresh is all about.
Category: Markets, Food


High Rock Challenge 2014

at The Greenbelt, Staten Island

8:00 a.m.
The High Rock Challenge Adventure Race is held in memory of NYPD Officer John Kelly. Two-member teams must run together at all times and compete in mystery mystery events,…
Category: Sports

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