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.
Viewing 1–10 out of 401 events
from May 9, 2021 to September 10, 2022
Sunday, May 9, 2021
at Prospect Park, Brooklyn
at Virtual/Online Workshop
10:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.
Learn what cordage is and how to make this rope wrapped from natural plant fibers. Then make your own netting weave around a water bottle.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Workshops, Virtual/Online Events
at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park), Queens
at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
at Prospect Avenue and Brentwood Avenue (in Allison Pond Park), Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Take a relaxing hike and play some games with the Urban Park Rangers while learning about how urban wildlife mothers take care of their young.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, Mother's Day, Hiking
at Pelham Bay Park Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers and be inspired by Mother Nature to build a nature-themed craft and go on a hike!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Mother's Day, Hiking, Wildlife
at High Rock Gate (in High Rock Park), Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with the Greenbelt Environmental Education team to plant native plant species and remove invasive ones in our High Rock Park Pollinator Garden! Native plants are essential to…
Category: Nature, Volunteer
at 218th Street and Indian Road (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers on a socially-distant self-guided walk that will remind you to stop smell the flowers. Bring a journal, binoculars, and an open mind.
at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
The Randall’s Island Park Alliance (RIPA) maintains a variety of planted and themed gardens and landscaped areas throughout the park, all created using native species and sustainable practices.
Category: Nature, Tours, Wildlife
at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
7:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers and the Greenbelt Nature Center for an evening dedicated to the “living fossil” that has existed for over 445 million years.
Category: Nature, Wildlife