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 April 25, 2014 to April 25, 2026
Sunday, May 25, 2014
at Conference House Museum (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Come to The Conference House in Tottenville for guided tours through an historic house where Benjamin Franklin, Edward Rutledge, John Adams and Lord Howe met in an attempt to end the…
Category: Education, History, Tours
at Oakland Lake (in Alley Pond Park), Queens
Few experiences compare with being on the open water in New York City. The rhythm of the waves, the sun on your face, and the exhilaration of slicing through the water all add…
Category: Nature, Waterfront
at 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
at West Harlem Piers Park, Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
Musical Directions brings you Sweet Spot, a family-friendly gathering of community, cultures & music lovers of all ages, featuring Reggae, Soulful House, Disco and Afro-Beat.
Category: Dance, Festivals, Free Summer Concerts, Waterfront
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:15 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 Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
Monday, May 26, 2014
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
Get a sense of Queens Botanical Garden's past and how both the 1939 and 1964 New York World's Fairs influenced the Garden's development.
Category: Accessible, Art, Festivals, History, Seniors
at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Closely Knit: A Textile Analysis of Animals by Ruth Marshall brings attention to illegal wildlife trade and species loss in a way that unites a widened audience.
Category: Accessible, Art