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Waterfront

New York is one of the greatest harbor cities in the world. Enjoy this great archipelago with events along the water ranging from paddling and fishing to traversing our greenways by bicycle, to exercise classes, concerts, and more with a beautiful river or ocean backdrop.

Waterfront Events

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Jul 31

Waterfront Concert Series 2014 Presents A Tribute to Motown

at Astoria Park Lawn (in Astoria Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
A tribute to Motown.
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul 31

Eugene Ionesco's Rhinoceros

at The Peninsula (in Inwood Hill Park) , Manhattan

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Ionesco's absurdist comic, masterpiece. Do we join the masses or do we remain ourselves, alone?
Free!

Friday, August 1, 2014

Aug 1

Eugene Ionesco's Rhinoceros

at The Peninsula (in Inwood Hill Park) , Manhattan

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Ionesco's absurdist comic, masterpiece. Do we join the masses or do we remain ourselves, alone?
Free!

Saturday, August 2, 2014

Aug 2

Kayaking

at Pier 2 Dock (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Glide along the water while kayaking with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse at the Pier 2 floating dock! Children under 18 must have an adult guardian present. All levels are welcome…
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 2

Third Annual Great Hudson River Estuary Fish Count

at The Peninsula (in Inwood Hill Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Join naturalists from the Hudson River Estuary Program for this free family program as participants help collect a variety of wriggly and fascinating creatures usually hidden below the surface of the water.
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 2

Idlewild Birding by Canoe Adventure

at Idlewild Park , Queens  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.
Few experiences compare with being on the open water in New York City. Our trained Urban Park Rangers will lead you on canoe adventures that range from the gentle waters of…
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 2

Staten Island Beach Fest: DJ DAN spinning hits for the kids of Staten Island

at Midland Beach Concert Lawn (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join DJ DAN of Get Down Entertainment as he spins hits and entertains kids with cool giveaways on the Midland Beach Concert Lawn.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 2

Community Paddle

at Starlight Park , Bronx

1:30 p.m.
Short canoe trips for beginners and families.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 2

Summer on the Hudson: Sweet Spot

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Enjoy reggae, disco, soulful house and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 2

Eugene Ionesco's Rhinoceros

at The Peninsula (in Inwood Hill Park) , Manhattan

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Ionesco's absurdist comic, masterpiece. Do we join the masses or do we remain ourselves, alone?
Free!

Sunday, August 3, 2014

Aug 3

Art Ride! Guided Bicycle Tour of Rockaway! Exhibit at Fort Tilden

at Beach 59th Street and Rockaway Boulevard , Queens

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Ride with the NYC DOT and the Rockaway Waterfront Alliance to Fort Tilden! the Rockaway Artists' Alliance will provide a -FREE- guided tour of the Rockaway! arts festival, presented by RAA, MoMA PS1, the National Park Service and the Jamaica Bay-Rockaway Parks Conservancy.
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 3

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us Sundays at Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 5 for another season of Brooklyn’s best street food. From brisket to bulgogi and Burmese noodles, to phatty beet sliders,…
Free!

Aug 3

Fresh Creek Birding by Canoe Adventure (Advanced)

at Fresh Creek Nature Preserve , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.
Few experiences compare with being on the open water in New York City. Our trained Urban Park Rangers will lead you on canoe adventures that range from the gentle waters of…
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 3

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Aug 3

Sunset Family Festival

at Sand Lane and Capadanno Blvd. (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island

4:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The Sunset Family Festival is a series of beach and boardwalk events including fireworks, family entertainment, snacks, and vendors.
Free!

Must See
Event

Monday, August 4, 2014

Aug 4

Central Astoria Movies on the Waterfront: Despicable Me 2

at Astoria Park Lawn (in Astoria Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Everyone is invited to come out and enjoy this adorable animated film, hosted by Central Astoria Local Development Coalition Inc.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Aug 5

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Aug 5

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Play giant tic tac toe, lawn bowling and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 5

Summer on the Hudson: Pilates in the Park

at The Plaza at 66th Street (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Tone and balance your muscles and strengthen your core at this class. Bring your own mats.
Free!

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Aug 6

Summer on the Hudson: Tots Soccer & Pee Wee Basketball

at 71st Street Soccer Field and Basketball Courts (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
All little ones (5 and under) are welcome at this introduction to soccer and basketball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Play giant tic tac toe, lawn bowling and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Dunes, Drawing and Dendrology: Dunes 'Walk and Talk'

at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This Dunes 'walk and talk' is part of a new summer program, a thematic series of nature walks, talks, and art workshops, designed to encompass the various natural elements of the park.
Free!

Aug 6

Sunset Family Festival

at Sand Lane and Capadanno Blvd. (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island

4:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The Sunset Family Festival is a series of beach and boardwalk events including fireworks, family entertainment, snacks, and vendors.
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 6

Summer on the Hudson: Salute to the Sun Yoga

at The Plaza at 66th Street (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
End your day with relaxing Hatha yoga in a beautiful sunset setting.
Free!

Aug 6

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show presents "Anchors Aweigh"

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Two sailors, one naive, the other experienced in the ways of the world, on liberty in Los Angeles, is the setting for this movie musical.
Free!

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Aug 7

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Aug 7

Summer on the Hudson: Children’s Performance Series

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Enjoy music, storytelling & theater for young audiences up to age 7.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 7

Waterfront Concert Series 2014 Presents Michael Patrick's Ring of Fire

at Astoria Park Lawn (in Astoria Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
A tribute to Johnny Cash
Free!

Saturday, August 9, 2014

Aug 9

Kayaking

at Pier 2 Dock (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Glide along the water while kayaking with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse at the Pier 2 floating dock! Children under 18 must have an adult guardian present. All levels are welcome…
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 9

Upper River Run

at 219th St and Bronx Blvd by the Playground (in Bronx Park) , Bronx

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Canoe through the Bronx River Forest, New York Botanical Garden and the Bronx Zoo. Please note, advanced registration required.

Aug 9

Staten Island Beach Fest: Outdoor Fitness Tips and Routines

at Midland Beach Promenade Lawn (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join Logan Shaw of L-Shaw Fitness as he provides free tips and workout routines on the Midland Beach Promenade Lawn.
Free!

Aug 9

Basic Canoeing

at Martling Avenue and Brooks Pond Place (in Clove Lakes Park) , Staten Island

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Few experiences compare with being on the open water in New York City. Our trained Urban Park Rangers will lead you on canoe adventures that range from the gentle waters of protected…
Free!

Aug 9

Staten Island Beach Fest: Believe in Bikram

at Midland Beach Concert Lawn (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join Bikram Yoga Staten Island and Believe Fitness on the Concert Lawn as they team together for an uplifing summer workout session.
Free!

Aug 9

Summer on the Hudson: Play Dates

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come have a family play date with your children and bring friends to this outdoor kiddie party featuring children’s entertainment, arts & crafts, and neighborhood fun!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 10, 2014

Aug 10

Bike and Hike the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge

at 105th Street Stop on the L Train , Brooklyn

9:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Ride with the NYC DOT to the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge! At the Refuge, the American Littoral Society will provide a -FREE- guided tour, lasting about an hour.
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 10

Randall's Island Salt Marsh Canoe Adventure

at Randall's Island Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.
Few experiences compare with being on the open water in New York City. Our trained Urban Park Rangers will lead you on canoe adventures that range from the gentle waters of…
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 10

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us Sundays at Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 5 for another season of Brooklyn’s best street food. From brisket to bulgogi and Burmese noodles, to phatty beet sliders,…
Free!

Aug 10

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Aug 10

Sunset Family Festival

at Sand Lane and Capadanno Blvd. (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island

4:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The Sunset Family Festival is a series of beach and boardwalk events including fireworks, family entertainment, snacks, and vendors.
Free!

Must See
Event

Monday, August 11, 2014

Aug 11

Central Astoria Movies on the Waterfront: The Wizard of Oz

at Astoria Park Lawn (in Astoria Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Follow us down the yellow brick road as young Dorothy gets picked up by a tornado which brings her to the land of Oz.
Free!

Must See
Event

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Aug 12

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Aug 12

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Play giant tic tac toe, lawn bowling and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 12

Summer on the Hudson: Pilates in the Park

at The Plaza at 66th Street (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Tone and balance your muscles and strengthen your core at this class. Bring your own mats.
Free!

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Aug 13

Summer on the Hudson: Tots Soccer & Pee Wee Basketball

at 71st Street Soccer Field and Basketball Courts (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
All little ones (5 and under) are welcome at this introduction to soccer and basketball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 13

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Play giant tic tac toe, lawn bowling and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 13

Sunset Family Festival

at Sand Lane and Capadanno Blvd. (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island

4:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The Sunset Family Festival is a series of beach and boardwalk events including fireworks, family entertainment, snacks, and vendors.
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 13

Summer on the Hudson: Salute to the Sun Yoga

at The Plaza at 66th Street (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
End your day with relaxing Hatha yoga in a beautiful sunset setting.
Free!

Aug 13

Movie Night Along the River: The Croods

at Lafayette Avenue and Edgewater Road (in Hunts Point Riverside Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.
Come enjoy a family movie under the stars.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 13

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show presents "The Outsiders"

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
When two poor greasers, Johnny, and Ponyboy are assaulted by a vicious gang, the socs, and Johnny kills one of the attackers, tension begins to mount between the two rival gangs, setting off a turbulent chain of events.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Aug 14

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Aug 14

Summer on the Hudson: Children’s Performance Series

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Enjoy music, storytelling & theater for young audiences up to age 7.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 14

Waterfront Concert Series 2014 Presents The Regulars

at Astoria Park Lawn (in Astoria Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Central Astoria Local Development Coalition Inc., presents its annual Waterfront Concert Series featuring an evening of music with "The Regulars".
Free!

Friday, August 15, 2014

Aug 15

Summer on the Hudson: Harlem Dances

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Dances for a Variable Population, multigenerational dance, our season’s spotlight company, presents workshops open to all on May 16, July 18, and August 15th. Seniors especially welcome!
Free!

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Aug 16

Kayaking

at Pier 2 Dock (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Glide along the water while kayaking with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse at the Pier 2 floating dock! Children under 18 must have an adult guardian present. All levels are welcome…
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 16

Summer on the Hudson: FlyNYC 2014

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Come fly a kite at this festival for all ages!
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 16

Basic Canoeing

at Crotona Nature Center (in Crotona Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Our trained Urban Park Rangers will lead you on canoe adventures that range from the gentle waters of protected lakes to the challenging open waters of rivers and bays.
Free!

Aug 16

Staten Island Beach Fest: Pop-Up Fun Zumba with Z Club NY

at Midland Beach Concert Lawn (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:15 p.m.
Z Club NY is bringing their Pop-Up Fun Zumba class to Midland Beach with fun music to get you moving. Come join in on the fun on the Midland Beach concert Lawn.
Free!

Aug 16

Staten Island Beach Fest: Squeaky Clean Cowboy Concert

at Midland Beach Concert Lawn (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Guitarist and singer Glenn Manion will be playing soft rock & roll at the Midland Beach Concert Lawn. Come get your Saturday evening jump started over a dinner picnic by the beach!
Free!

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Aug 17

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us Sundays at Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 5 for another season of Brooklyn’s best street food. From brisket to bulgogi and Burmese noodles, to phatty beet sliders,…
Free!

Aug 17

Staten Island Beach Fest: Charulata and David Zumba of Flashmob Fitness Crew Danceoff

at Midland Beach Concert Lawn (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

11:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Join Charulata and David on the Concert Lawn for the Best Zumba workout to begin your week. Come alone or bring friends! If you love their routine, come back at the same time on…
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 17

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Aug 17

Intermediate Canoeing

at Bayswater Park , Queens

12:00 p.m.
Few experiences compare with being on the open water in New York City. Our trained Urban Park Rangers will lead you on canoe adventures that range from the gentle waters of…
Free!

Aug 17

Sunset Family Festival

at Sand Lane and Capadanno Blvd. (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island

4:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The Sunset Family Festival is a series of beach and boardwalk events including fireworks, family entertainment, snacks, and vendors.
Free!

Must See
Event

Monday, August 18, 2014

Aug 18

Central Astoria Movies on the Waterfront: Dirty Dancing

at Astoria Park Lawn (in Astoria Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join us for a free screening of this iconic dance film with magnificent music and choreography
Free!

Must See
Event

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Aug 19

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Aug 19

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Play giant tic tac toe, lawn bowling and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 19

Summer on the Hudson: Pilates in the Park

at The Plaza at 66th Street (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Tone and balance your muscles and strengthen your core at this class. Bring your own mats.
Free!

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Aug 20

Summer on the Hudson: Tots Soccer & Pee Wee Basketball

at 71st Street Soccer Field and Basketball Courts (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
All little ones (5 and under) are welcome at this introduction to soccer and basketball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 20

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Play giant tic tac toe, lawn bowling and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 20

Sunset Family Festival

at Sand Lane and Capadanno Blvd. (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island

4:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The Sunset Family Festival is a series of beach and boardwalk events including fireworks, family entertainment, snacks, and vendors.
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 20

Summer on the Hudson: Salute to the Sun Yoga

at The Plaza at 66th Street (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
End your day with relaxing Hatha yoga in a beautiful sunset setting.
Free!

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Aug 21

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Saturday, August 23, 2014

Aug 23

Kayaking

at Pier 2 Dock (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Glide along the water while kayaking with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse at the Pier 2 floating dock! Children under 18 must have an adult guardian present. All levels are welcome…
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 23

Basic Canoeing

at Burnett Street and Avenue U (in Marine Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Our trained Urban Park Rangers will lead you on canoe adventures that range from the gentle waters of protected lakes to the challenging open waters of rivers and bays.
Free!

Aug 23

Estuary Paddle

at Concrete Plant Park , Bronx

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Encounter saltwater marshes and wildlife that thrive in the tides as you paddle the saltwater section of the river.

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Aug 24

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us Sundays at Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 5 for another season of Brooklyn’s best street food. From brisket to bulgogi and Burmese noodles, to phatty beet sliders,…
Free!

Aug 24

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Aug 24

Staten Island Beach Fest: Lovebomb Band

at Midland Beach Concert Lawn (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Lovebomb Band will premier on opening day for the Staten Island Beach Fest.
Free!

Aug 24

Sunset Family Festival

at Sand Lane and Capadanno Blvd. (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island

4:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The Sunset Family Festival is a series of beach and boardwalk events including fireworks, family entertainment, snacks, and vendors.
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 24

Summer on the Hudson: Rashaad Newsome’s King of Arms Art Ball II

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

6:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Rashaad Newsome collects a judges panel of legends from the art, music, fashion, literary, activism and vogue world to deliberate over who will be the next Art Ball Legends.
Free!

Monday, August 25, 2014

Aug 25

Central Astoria Movies on the Waterfront: Finding Nemo

at Astoria Park Lawn (in Astoria Park) , Queens  This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Everyone is invited to come out for this charming animated feature.
Free!

Must See
Event

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Aug 26

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Aug 26

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Play giant tic tac toe, lawn bowling and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 26

Movie Night Along the River: WALL E

at Metcalf and Lafayette Avenues (in Soundview Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.
Come enjoy a family movie under the stars.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Aug 27

Summer on the Hudson: Tots Soccer & Pee Wee Basketball

at 71st Street Soccer Field and Basketball Courts (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

9:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
All little ones (5 and under) are welcome at this introduction to soccer and basketball.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 27

Summer on the Hudson: Game Days

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Play giant tic tac toe, lawn bowling and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 27

Sunset Family Festival

at Sand Lane and Capadanno Blvd. (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island

4:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The Sunset Family Festival is a series of beach and boardwalk events including fireworks, family entertainment, snacks, and vendors.
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 27

Summer on the Hudson: Salute to the Sun Yoga

at The Plaza at 66th Street (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
End your day with relaxing Hatha yoga in a beautiful sunset setting.
Free!

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Aug 28

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Friday, August 29, 2014

Aug 29

Summer on the Hudson: Lunchtime Listen with the Shivering Timbers

at 130th Street and Marginal Street (in West Harlem Piers) , Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Step into a whimsical, foot-stomping play land with the Shivering Timbers. Bring a bag of yummies and eat lunch while drinking in the reverberations. Thank you to our…
Free!

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Aug 30

Kayaking

at Pier 2 Dock (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Glide along the water while kayaking with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse at the Pier 2 floating dock! Children under 18 must have an adult guardian present. All levels are welcome…
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 30

Hudson River Canoe Adventure (Advanced)

at Inwood Hill Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.
Our trained Urban Park Rangers will lead you on canoe adventures that range from the gentle waters of protected lakes to the challenging open waters of rivers and bays.
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 30

Staten Island Beach Fest: Squeaky Clean Cowboy Concert

at Midland Beach Concert Lawn (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Guitarist and singer, Glenn Manion, will be playing soft Rock & Roll at the Midland Beach Concert Lawn. Come get your Saturday evening jump started over a dinner picnic by the…
Free!

Aug 30

Community Paddle

at Starlight Park , Bronx

12:30 p.m.
Enjoy short canoe trips, for beginners and families, along the Bronx River.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 30

Summer on the Hudson: Sweet Spot

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

2:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
This public cultural fete features reggae, soulful house, disco and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 31, 2014

Aug 31

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us Sundays at Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 5 for another season of Brooklyn’s best street food. From brisket to bulgogi and Burmese noodles, to phatty beet sliders,…
Free!

Aug 31

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Aug 31

Sunset Family Festival

at Sand Lane and Capadanno Blvd. (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach) , Staten Island

4:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The Sunset Family Festival is a series of beach and boardwalk events including fireworks, family entertainment, snacks, and vendors.
Free!

Must See
Event

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Sep 2

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Sep 3

Summer on the Hudson: Salute to the Sun Yoga

at The Plaza at 66th Street (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
End your day with relaxing Hatha yoga in a beautiful sunset setting.
Free!

Thursday, September 4, 2014

Sep 4

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Sep 4

Summer Jams on the Bronx River

at Concrete Plant Park , Bronx

4:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
All About the DJ's: Come enjoy Classic Breaks, Soul, Salsa, and more hosted by Grand Master Caz and the Invincible Sound by Superman.
Free!

Friday, September 5, 2014

Sep 5

Summer on the Hudson: BINGO

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
BYO food and beverages to this all ages B-I-N-G-O night.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 7, 2014

Sep 7

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us Sundays at Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 5 for another season of Brooklyn’s best street food. From brisket to bulgogi and Burmese noodles, to phatty beet sliders,…
Free!

Sep 7

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Sep 7

Summer on the Hudson: West Side County Fair

at 68th Street Entrance at Riverside Park South , Manhattan

1:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Enjoy county fair magic in Manhattan with carnival rides and games, live bands, sideshow performers, aerialists, reptile shows, greenmarket and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Sep 9

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Sep 10

Summer on the Hudson: Salute to the Sun Yoga

at The Plaza at 66th Street (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
End your day with relaxing Hatha yoga in a beautiful sunset setting.
Free!

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Sep 11

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Sep 11

Summer Jams on the Bronx River

at Concrete Plant Park , Bronx

4:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
All About the DJ's: Come enjoy Classic Breaks, Soul, Salsa, and more hosted by Grand Master Caz and the Invincible Sound by Superman.
Free!

Friday, September 12, 2014

Sep 12

Summer on the Hudson: BINGO

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
BYO food and beverages to this all ages B-I-N-G-O night.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Sep 13

Summer on the Hudson: Skate Clinic

at Skate Park at 108th (in Riverside Park) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Kids ages 5-13 will learn the fundamentals of skating boarding, with a chance to compete.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 13

Summer on the Hudson: GlobeSonic Sound System Dance Party

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

2:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join hundreds of revelers of all-ages at the 10th year celebration of the GlobeSonic on the Hudson, an open-air summer dance party with the GlobeSonic Sound System DJs and drummers.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 14, 2014

Sep 14

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us Sundays at Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 5 for another season of Brooklyn’s best street food. From brisket to bulgogi and Burmese noodles, to phatty beet sliders,…
Free!

Sep 14

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Sep 16

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Sep 17

Summer on the Hudson: Salute to the Sun Yoga

at The Plaza at 66th Street (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
End your day with relaxing Hatha yoga in a beautiful sunset setting.
Free!

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Sep 18

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Sep 18

Summer Jams on the Bronx River

at Concrete Plant Park , Bronx

4:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
All About the DJ's: Come enjoy Classic Breaks, Soul, Salsa, and more hosted by Grand Master Caz and the Invincible Sound by Superman.
Free!

Friday, September 19, 2014

Sep 19

Summer on the Hudson: BINGO

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
BYO food and beverages to this all ages B-I-N-G-O night.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Sep 20

International Coastal Clean-Up

at Metcalf and Lafayette Avenues (in Soundview Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.
Join the Bronx River Alliance and the Friends of Soundview Park as we work to improve the health of the Long Island Sound, and remove waterfront debris.
Free!

Sep 20

Basic Canoeing

at Oakland Lake (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens

1:00 p.m.
Our trained Urban Park Rangers will lead you on canoe adventures that range from the gentle waters of protected lakes to the challenging open waters of rivers and bays.
Free!

Sep 20

Summer on the Hudson: Dance Safari

at 68th Street Entrance at Riverside Park South , Manhattan

5:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Come explore the park on a guided safari walk that searches out site-specific dance pieces choreographed for Riverside Park South.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Sep 21

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us Sundays at Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 5 for another season of Brooklyn’s best street food. From brisket to bulgogi and Burmese noodles, to phatty beet sliders,…
Free!

Sep 21

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Sep 21

Summer on the Hudson: Dance Safari

at 68th Street Entrance at Riverside Park South , Manhattan

5:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Come explore the park on a guided safari walk that searches out site-specific dance pieces choreographed for Riverside Park South.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Sep 23

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Sep 24

Summer on the Hudson: Salute to the Sun Yoga

at The Plaza at 66th Street (in Riverside Park South) , Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
End your day with relaxing Hatha yoga in a beautiful sunset setting.
Free!

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Sep 25

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Sep 25

Summer Jams on the Bronx River

at Concrete Plant Park , Bronx

4:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
All About the DJ's: Come enjoy Classic Breaks, Soul, Salsa, and more hosted by Grand Master Caz and the Invincible Sound by Superman.
Free!

Friday, September 26, 2014

Sep 26

Summer on the Hudson: BINGO

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
BYO food and beverages to this all ages B-I-N-G-O night.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Sep 28

Sneak 'Peak' at Freshkills Park

at Freshkills Park Parking Lot , Staten Island

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us to celebrate the potential of the future of Freshkills Park at our annual festival with activities like kayaking, biking, birding, art and more on Staten Island!
Free!

Must See
Event
Sep 28

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us Sundays at Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 5 for another season of Brooklyn’s best street food. From brisket to bulgogi and Burmese noodles, to phatty beet sliders,…
Free!

Sep 28

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Sep 30

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Oct 2

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Sunday, October 5, 2014

Oct 5

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us Sundays at Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 5 for another season of Brooklyn’s best street food. From brisket to bulgogi and Burmese noodles, to phatty beet sliders,…
Free!

Oct 5

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Oct 7

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Oct 9

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Saturday, October 11, 2014

Oct 11

Little Red Lighthouse Festival

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Celebrate Manhattan’s only remaining lighthouse at the 22nd Little Red Lighthouse Festival! Including tours of the lighthouse with the Urban Park Rangers.
Free!

Must See
Event

Sunday, October 12, 2014

Oct 12

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us Sundays at Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 5 for another season of Brooklyn’s best street food. From brisket to bulgogi and Burmese noodles, to phatty beet sliders,…
Free!

Oct 12

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Oct 14

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Oct 16

Fitness Walk at Joe Michaels Mile

at Joe Michaels Mile: Western Entrance (in Crocheron Park) , Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Come join us in a Fitness walking program that starts at the western end of Joe Michaels Mile.
Free!

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Oct 19

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us Sundays at Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 5 for another season of Brooklyn’s best street food. From brisket to bulgogi and Burmese noodles, to phatty beet sliders,…
Free!

Oct 19

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Oct 26

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us Sundays at Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 5 for another season of Brooklyn’s best street food. From brisket to bulgogi and Burmese noodles, to phatty beet sliders,…
Free!

Oct 26

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Sunday, November 2, 2014

Nov 2

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us Sundays at Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 5 for another season of Brooklyn’s best street food. From brisket to bulgogi and Burmese noodles, to phatty beet sliders,…
Free!

Nov 2

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Sunday, November 9, 2014

Nov 9

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us Sundays at Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 5 for another season of Brooklyn’s best street food. From brisket to bulgogi and Burmese noodles, to phatty beet sliders,…
Free!

Nov 9

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Nov 16

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us Sundays at Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 5 for another season of Brooklyn’s best street food. From brisket to bulgogi and Burmese noodles, to phatty beet sliders,…
Free!

Nov 16

Brooklyn Bridge Park Tour

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Learn about the park's design, history, and ecology, and how the park came to life.
Free!

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Nov 23

Smorgasburg

at Pier 5 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us Sundays at Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 5 for another season of Brooklyn’s best street food. From brisket to bulgogi and Burmese noodles, to phatty beet sliders,…
Free!

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Dec 13

Summer on the Hudson: Holiday on the Hudson

at West Harlem Piers Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Tree lighting, live entertainment and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids

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