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 24, 2014 to April 25, 2026
Saturday, May 31, 2014
at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Walk from the Dairy to Belvedere Castle and see how the Park's interwoven landscapes began as a series of images envisioned by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux.
Category: History, Tours
at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
at Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx
We camp to create lasting memories, connect with the natural world, and bond with our families. Camping affords us the opportunity to unplug from the diversions of everyday…
Category: Nature, Kids
at 125th Street and Marginal Street (in West Harlem Piers), Manhattan
6:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
West Coast Swing, a partner dance fusing elements of slow Lindy Hop, Salsa, and booty-shakin', can be danced to R&B, pop, rock, hip hop, and blues!
Category: Dance, Festivals, Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
at Upper Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
7:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.
There's something rotten in the park and it's definitley not the trash cans. Celebrate Shakespeare's 450th birthday with his greatest play, produced by the irreverent and…
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater
Sunday, June 1, 2014
at Soldiers and Sailors Monument (in Riverside Park), Manhattan
8:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
Join Silvana Pizzuti to learn and practice Tai Chi, a slow moving martial art with health benefits for all fitness levels.
Category: Education, Festivals, Fitness, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
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 Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
9:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
All ages (kids age 4+ and adults) can compete in one of seven skill and age sections. All sections are rated by the US Chess Federation except Beginner. There is no elimination! All…
Category: Games, Kids