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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 July 3, 2015 to April 25, 2026

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Jul12

Little Red Lighthouse Tour

at Little Red Lighthouse (in Fort Washington Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Rediscover this history of this unique landmark with the Urban Park Rangers during this open house, first come, first served.
Category: History, Kids
Free!

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Jul12

Central Park Tour: Mid-Park Welcome Tour

at Alexander von Humboldt statue (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
Explore some of the park's best-known features, including the Lake and the Ramble, and then marvel at the view from Belvedere Castle, on this tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Jul12

Bronx Arts Ensemble: Concerts

at Rockwood Drive Circle (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
The Bronx Arts Ensemble is a professional performance ensemble with a year-round schedule of chamber music and orchestral concerts, as well as special programs for families and schools.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Jul12

Harlem Meer Performance Festival: ¡Retumba!

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Retumba! delights with music and dance focused on the folklore of the Caribbean.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Festivals, Free Summer Concerts, Seniors
Free!

Jul12

Laughter in the Park 2015

at Garibaldi Plaza (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
This week's appearances include comedians Arthur Meyer, Seaton Smith, Lori Sommer, Nick Vatterott and Gary Vider.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Jul12

Weehauken: The Background & Aftermath

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Hamilton expert Jimmy Napoli will sit down with Burr descendant and MJM trustee Antonio Burr, Ph.D., to discuss the fateful (and fatal) events of July 12th, 1803, when Aaron Burr…
Category: Education, History

Jul12

Fun on the Farm

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Visitors of all ages can come help Prospect Park Alliance staff take care of the potato plot, herb gardens, and berry patches by pulling weeds and helping to water.
Category: Nature

Jul12

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

Jul12

Hike & Draw

at Sachkerah Woods Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
We'll provide supplies. Bring a light chair you can carry on the trails.
Category: Nature, Art, Hiking
Free!

Jul12

Global LocaL: La Isla Bonita Summer Festival

at Faber Park (in Faber Pool and Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
The festival will feature live music, DJ sets, and live art.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Dance, Art, Festivals, Free Summer Concerts, Waterfront
Free!

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