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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.

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from October 8, 2015 to April 25, 2026

Saturday, October 10, 2015


Leading the Way: Six Outstanding Women of Queens

at Kingsland Homestead (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech), Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
The Queens Historical Society presents their newest exhibition, Leading the Way: Six Outstanding Women of Queens. Featuring women from diverse fields and backgrounds, who at one…
Category: Art, History


Arts, Culture & Fun: The Public Theater Presents The Comedy of Errors

at Highbridge Recreation Center (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Mistaken identity leads to delightful mayhem in the Bard’s classic play about two sets of twins separated by stormy seas. Space is limited so please RSVP to reserve your seat.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks, High Bridge


NYC Parks Free Wheelchair Flag Football League

at Victory Field (in Forest Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
The league welcomes all persons with disabilities who use wheelchairs to take part in instructional drills, strategy, and game play.
Category: Accessible, Fitness, Sports


Bats at Belvedere

at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
See live bats and learn about bats that live in Central Park through an educational presentation. The Organization for Bat Conservation will teach us how to spot and identify our…
Category: Education, Nature, Kids

Must See

Monster Mash-Ups Movie Series: Buffy the Vampire Slayer

at South Lawn (in Dyker Beach Park), Brooklyn

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Sometimes the dead don't stay dead. And, it's really annoying.
Category: Festivals, Film, Halloween


Astronomy: The Draconids Meteor Shower

at Seaman Avenue and Isham Street Entrance (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Let the Urban Park Rangers be your guide as we witness the Draconids meteor shower, which produces around 10 meteors per hour.
Category: Nature, Astronomy

Must See

Movies Under the Stars: The Wiz

at Owen F. Dolen Park, Bronx

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for movies under the stars!
Category: Film, Kids

Best For

Sunday, October 11, 2015


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


It's My Park at Maple Playground

at Maple Playground, Queens

8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with the Body and Brain Yoga and Tai Chi Flushing to help clean the playground, rake leaves, and plant daffodil bulbs at Maple Playground.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park


New York Road Runners Open Run: Run for Life at Marine Park

at Carmine Carro Community Center (in Marine Park), Brooklyn

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Join New York Road Runners for free weekly runs in your neighborhood! Open to all ages and experience levels. Walkers, strollers, and dogs on leash are welcome. No advance registration required.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness

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