NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2014 NYC Department of Parks and Recreation http://www.nycgovparks.org/sub_things_to_do/upcoming_events/events_search.php NYC Department of Parks and Recreation en-us Wed, 03 Sep 2014 00:02:21 GMT NYC Parks News 25 25 http://www.nycgovparks.org/sub_things_to_do/upcoming_events/events_search.php http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/parks_leaf_thumb.gif <![CDATA[Pumpkin Picking at Historic Richmond Town]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/04/pumpkin-picking http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/04/pumpkin-picking Date: October 4, 2014

Visit the historic 1800s Decker Farm and bring home a pumpkin! Enjoy a self-guided tour, hayride, face painting, farm animals, arts and crafts, and corn stalk maze. Free shuttle bus service available from the Historic Richmond Town parking lot to the farm.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 351-1611 x281

Location: Decker Farm

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2014-10-04 2014-10-04 11:00 am 4:00 pm 40.5826, -74.1537 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:02:21 EDT
<![CDATA[Pumpkin Picking at Historic Richmond Town]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/05/pumpkin-picking http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/05/pumpkin-picking Date: October 5, 2014

Visit the historic 1800s Decker Farm and bring home a pumpkin! Enjoy a self-guided tour, hayride, face painting, farm animals, arts and crafts, and corn stalk maze. Free shuttle bus service available from the Historic Richmond Town parking lot to the farm.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 351-1611 x281

Location: Decker Farm

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2014-10-05 2014-10-05 11:00 am 4:00 pm 40.5826, -74.1537 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:02:21 EDT
<![CDATA[Pumpkin Picking at Historic Richmond Town]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/11/pumpkin-picking http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/11/pumpkin-picking Date: October 11, 2014

Visit the historic 1800s Decker Farm and bring home a pumpkin! Enjoy a self-guided tour, hayride, face painting, farm animals, arts and crafts, and corn stalk maze. Free shuttle bus service available from the Historic Richmond Town parking lot to the farm.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 351-1611 x281

Location: Decker Farm

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2014-10-11 2014-10-11 11:00 am 4:00 pm 40.5826, -74.1537 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:02:21 EDT
<![CDATA[Pumpkin Picking at Historic Richmond Town]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/12/pumpkin-picking http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/12/pumpkin-picking Date: October 12, 2014

Visit the historic 1800s Decker Farm and bring home a pumpkin! Enjoy a self-guided tour, hayride, face painting, farm animals, arts and crafts, and corn stalk maze. Free shuttle bus service available from the Historic Richmond Town parking lot to the farm.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 351-1611 x281

Location: Decker Farm

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2014-10-12 2014-10-12 11:00 am 4:00 pm 40.5826, -74.1537 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:02:21 EDT
<![CDATA[Pumpkin Picking at Historic Richmond Town]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/18/pumpkin-picking http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/18/pumpkin-picking Date: October 18, 2014

Visit the historic 1800s Decker Farm and bring home a pumpkin! Enjoy a self-guided tour, hayride, face painting, farm animals, arts and crafts, and corn stalk maze. Free shuttle bus service available from the Historic Richmond Town parking lot to the farm.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 351-1611 x281

Location: Decker Farm

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2014-10-18 2014-10-18 11:00 am 4:00 pm 40.5826, -74.1537 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:02:21 EDT
<![CDATA[Pumpkin Picking at Historic Richmond Town]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/19/pumpkin-picking http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/19/pumpkin-picking Date: October 19, 2014

Visit the historic 1800s Decker Farm and bring home a pumpkin! Enjoy a self-guided tour, hayride, face painting, farm animals, arts and crafts, and corn stalk maze. Free shuttle bus service available from the Historic Richmond Town parking lot to the farm.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 351-1611 x281

Location: Decker Farm

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2014-10-19 2014-10-19 11:00 am 4:00 pm 40.5826, -74.1537 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:02:21 EDT
<![CDATA[Harvest Fest and Pumpkin Patch]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/19/harvest-fest-pumpkin-patch http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/19/harvest-fest-pumpkin-patch Date: October 19, 2014

Join the Queens Botanical Garden for a fun-filled afternoon for the whole family!

There will be music, nature and garden walks, composting demos, food, crafts, and beer.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Queens Botanical Garden

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2014-10-19 2014-10-19 11:00 am 6:00 pm 40.7515, -73.8262 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/53f3a96829a48.jpg Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:02:21 EDT
<![CDATA[Haunted Lantern Tours]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/24/haunted-lantern-tours http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/24/haunted-lantern-tours Date: October 24, 2014

Join our Urban Park Rangers as they mix history with Halloween through the historic Water Battery at Fort Totten.

You must be on line at the fort by 8:15 p.m.

Start time: 6:30 pm

End time: 8:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 352-4793 ext.301

Location: Fort Totten Park

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Q458 Fort Totten Park 2014-10-24 2014-10-24 6:30 pm 8:30 pm 40.7924, -73.777 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:02:21 EDT
<![CDATA[Haunted Lantern Tours]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/24/haunted-lantern-tours1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/24/haunted-lantern-tours1 Date: October 24, 2014

Leave your fear at home as the Urban Park Rangers lead your family through the haunted Fort Totten Water Battery. Participants must arrive on line by 8:15 pm for guaranteed admittance. Please call the Fort Totten Visitor Center at (718) 352-1769 for more information.

Start time: 6:30 pm

End time: 8:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 352-1769

Location: Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)

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Q458 Fort Totten Park 2014-10-24 2014-10-24 6:30 pm 8:30 pm 40.7952, -73.7784 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:02:21 EDT
<![CDATA[Pumpkin Picking at Historic Richmond Town]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/25/pumpkin-picking http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/25/pumpkin-picking Date: October 25, 2014

Visit the historic 1800s Decker Farm and bring home a pumpkin! Enjoy a self-guided tour, hayride, face painting, farm animals, arts and crafts, and corn stalk maze. Free shuttle bus service available from the Historic Richmond Town parking lot to the farm.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 351-1611 x281

Location: Decker Farm

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2014-10-25 2014-10-25 11:00 am 4:00 pm 40.5826, -74.1537 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:02:21 EDT
<![CDATA[Halloween Harvest Festival]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/25/halloween-harvest-festival http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/25/halloween-harvest-festival Date: October 25, 2014

Bring your friends and family to Socrates’ annual Halloween Harvest Festival.

Make a costume with Socrates artists, listen to live music, enjoy a special art-making workshop with Free Style Arts Association, get your face painted by Agostino Arts, try harvest foods from local restaurants. and enter your dog in our ever popular Annual Juried Canine Costume Contest!

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 956-1819

Location: Socrates Sculpture Park

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Q465 Socrates Sculpture Park 2014-10-25 2014-10-25 11:00 am 3:00 pm 40.7687, -73.9369 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/53e3bd32b4464.jpg Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:02:21 EDT
<![CDATA[Spooky Silhouettes]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/25/spooky-silhouettes http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/25/spooky-silhouettes Date: October 25, 2014

Create a spooky silhouette wall or window decoration for your own "haunted house" using colored chalk on black paper.

From twisting tree canopies to howling wind and rustling leaves, you can use inspirations from nature and your own imagination to depict a Halloween scene.

This workshop is recommended for ages 8 and up.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 351-3450

Location: Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley)

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R129 Blood Root Valley 2014-10-25 2014-10-25 11:00 am 12:00 pm 40.5884, -74.1391 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:02:21 EDT
<![CDATA[Haunted Lantern Tours]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/25/haunted-lantern-tours http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/25/haunted-lantern-tours Date: October 25, 2014

Join our Urban Park Rangers as they mix history with Halloween through the historic Water Battery at Fort Totten.

You must be on line at the fort by 8:15 p.m.

Start time: 6:30 pm

End time: 8:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 352-4793 ext.301

Location: Fort Totten Park

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Q458 Fort Totten Park 2014-10-25 2014-10-25 6:30 pm 8:30 pm 40.7924, -73.777 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:02:21 EDT
<![CDATA[Haunted Lantern Tours]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/25/haunted-lantern-tours1 http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/25/haunted-lantern-tours1 Date: October 25, 2014

Leave your fear at home as the Urban Park Rangers lead your family through the haunted Fort Totten Water Battery.

Participants must arrive on line by 8:15 p.m. for guaranteed admittance. Please call the Fort Totten Visitor Center at (718) 352-1769 for more information.

Start time: 6:30 pm

End time: 8:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 352-1769

Location: Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park)

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Q458 Fort Totten Park 2014-10-25 2014-10-25 6:30 pm 8:30 pm 40.7952, -73.7784 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:02:21 EDT
<![CDATA[Pumpkin Picking at Historic Richmond Town]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/26/pumpkin-picking http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/26/pumpkin-picking Date: October 26, 2014

Visit the historic 1800s Decker Farm and bring home a pumpkin! Enjoy a self-guided tour, hayride, face painting, farm animals, arts and crafts, and corn stalk maze. Free shuttle bus service available from the Historic Richmond Town parking lot to the farm.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 351-1611 x281

Location: Decker Farm

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2014-10-26 2014-10-26 11:00 am 4:00 pm 40.5826, -74.1537 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:02:21 EDT
<![CDATA[Concert: Horszowski Trio]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/26/concert-horszowski-trio http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/26/concert-horszowski-trio Date: October 26, 2014

The Horszowski Trio (violin, cello, piano) plays with an exhilarating, expressive freedom.

The ensemble, described by The New Yorker as “destined for great things,” has toured the U.S. and made debuts in Japan, China, and India. Its Wave Hill program includes the Beethoven Piano Trio, Op. 70, No. 1 in D, known as “The Ghost Trio.”

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 549-3200

Location: Wave Hill

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X209 Wave Hill 2014-10-26 2014-10-26 2:00 pm 3:00 pm 40.8987, -73.9125 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:02:21 EDT
<![CDATA[Cemetery Walk and Ghost Stories in the Double Parlors]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/30/cemetery-walk-ghost-stories-in-the-double-parlors http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/30/cemetery-walk-ghost-stories-in-the-double-parlors Date: October 30, 2014

Take a guided, candlelit walk to the Pell Cemetery at 6:30 p.m. followed by a delightfully spooky staged reading of ghost stories by the City Island Theater Group at 7:30 p.m.

Space is limited. Registration is required by email at info@bpmm.org or (718) 885-1461.

Start time: 6:30 pm

End time:

Contact phone: (718) 885-1461

Location: Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park)

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X039 Pelham Bay Park 2014-10-30 2014-10-30 6:30 pm 40.8705, -73.8109 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:02:21 EDT
<![CDATA[Halloween in Richmond Town]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/31/halloween-in-richmond-town http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/10/31/halloween-in-richmond-town Date: October 31, 2014

Trick or treating in the historic village! Tasty treats for costumed kiddies as well as crafts, apple bobbing and games!

Start time: 3:30 pm

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 351-1611 x281

Location: Historic Richmond Town

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2014-10-31 2014-10-31 3:30 pm 5:00 pm 40.5698, -74.1448 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:02:21 EDT
<![CDATA[Spirits of the Greenbelt Celebration]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/11/01/spirits-of-the-greenbelt-celebration http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2014/11/01/spirits-of-the-greenbelt-celebration Date: November 1, 2014

Let’s keep celebrating the spirit of Halloween in the natural environment of the Greenbelt Nature Center. Fall foliage, a beaded ghost craft, and treats are all part of the fun.

This program is geared for ages 5-8. Wearing a costume is encouraged, both for the children and the adult chaperones. Registration and pre-payment required.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 351-3450

Location: Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley)

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R129 Blood Root Valley 2014-11-01 2014-11-01 11:00 am 12:00 pm 40.5884, -74.1391 Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:02:21 EDT