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 29, 2016 to April 25, 2026
Saturday, April 30, 2016
at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance at Lefferts Historic House where you can make a small pot out of newspaper, fill it with soil, and plant an herb seed to take home.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids
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, Women's History Month
at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan
3:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
ome tour the house and learn what life was like for children (and adults) in the 1850s, from schoolwork and chores to games and play.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Art, Games, History, Best for Kids, Tours, Talks
Sunday, May 1, 2016
at Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park), Manhattan
at Ridgewood Reservoir, Queens
at Marcus Garvey Park, Manhattan
8:30 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Volunteers will help with gardening, landscaping, painting, and completing other tasks to help spruce up this well-loved park.
at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.
Open Run is a new community-based initiative that empowers local volunteers to bring free weekly runs to local neighborhood parks all over NYC.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness