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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 4,201 events
from July 7, 2015 to April 25, 2026

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Jul 7

Shape Up NYC: Zumba Fitness with Maxie

at Beach 17th Street and Seagirt Boulevard (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Get in shape with this popular form of exercise with Latin dance steps.
Category: Dance, Fitness
Free!

Jul 7

Zumba Fitness

at Van Cortlandt Mansion, Tennis Courts, Memorial Grove (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
We take the "work" out of workout, by mixing low-intensity and high-intensity moves for an interval-style, calorie-burning dance fitness party.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Jul 7

Bryant Park Reading Room: Poetry Humor

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Reading, writing, and literary happenings related to the written word-under the London plane trees-in the open-air Reading Room.
Category: Education, Talks
Free!

Jul 7

Washington Square Music Festival

at Garibaldi Plaza (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join us in Washington Square Park for the 57th season of the Washington Square Music Festival.
Category: Concerts, Nature, Festivals, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

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Jul 7

The Tempest by William Shakespeare

at Richard Rodgers Amphitheater (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
The Classical Theatre of Harlem presents The Tempest, by William Shakespeare at the Richard Rodgers Amphitheater in Marcus Garvey Park.
Category: Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Jul 7

Arts, Culture & Fun City Classics: Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)

at Tony Dapolito Recreation Center, Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Watch classics and soon-to-be classics handpicked by NYC Parks' Arts, Culture & Fun series. All films are screened outside in NYC's great outdoors and they're free!
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Jul 7

Movies in the Parks: Divergent

at Thomas Jefferson Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for free movies in our city's parks!
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Jul 7

Summer Movie Night: The Iron Giant

at Beach 17th Street and Boardwalk (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Watch a film under the NYC sky! Complimentary hot popcorn will be provided.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Jul 8

Sunrise Tai Chi

at Linden Terrace (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan

6:30 a.m.7:30 a.m.
Start your day out right; come enjoy sunrise tai chi classes with certified tai chi instructor Robert Martinez, on the beautiful David Rockefeller Linden Terrace.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Jul 8

Exhibit: Oh Sit! 14 Sculptors Consider the Chair

at Tower Plaza (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan

7:00 a.m.8:00 p.m.
NYC Parks is pleased to host Oh Sit! 14 Sculptors Consider the Chair will be on view through November 8, 2015 in Highbridge Park located in northern Manhattan.
Category: Art, High Bridge
Free!

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