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 August 24, 2016 to April 25, 2026
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Tasks vary by day, and may include weeding, harvesting, planting, and composting activities. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old.
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer, Food
at St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park), Bronx
9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Kids bring their smartphones using the game app, Pokémon GO, and we go out, exercise, and look for wild Pokémon together around the neighborhood!
Category: Nature, Fitness, Games, Best for Kids, Hiking
at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Celebrate the 2016 summer season with an exhibition of contemporary photography that highlights the city’s most popular warm weather amenities—its public pools and beaches.
at Sunset Park Recreation Center (in Sunset Park), Brooklyn , Sunset Park, Brooklyn
at Running Track (in Baisley Pond Park), Queens
at NE Playground Area Seating Nook (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan
at Market at Bissel Gardens, Bronx
10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Bring your food scraps to us and we'll turn them into compost, in partnership with local community compost sites.
at Al Oerter Recreation Center (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens