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 61–70 out of 256 events
from September 20, 2017 to December 15, 2018
in Accessible (x) category
Saturday, September 30, 2017
at Victory Field (in Forest Park), Queens
10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
The NYC Parks Wheelchair Football Clinic welcomes girls and boys to take part in instructional drills, strategy, and game play. All equipment is provided.
Category: Accessible, Sports
at Abraham Lincoln Statue (in Union Square Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Join us on Saturdays to explore the social and political history of the Union Square neighborhood and learn about the people and events that shaped this vibrant historical community.
Category: Accessible, History, Tours
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Learn the basics of crochet: how to select your materials, gauge, yardage, tension, chain, single crochet, double crochet, and treble and slip stitch.
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts
at Brower Park, Brooklyn
6:30 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
This hilarious sequel to the wildly successful Marvel superhero film finds the Guardians travelling throughout the cosmos as they help Peter Quill learn more about his mysterious parentage.
Category: Accessible, Film, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan
8:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m.
Join the Amateur Astronomer's Association to see the moon, planets, and stars aided by expert stargazers.
Category: Accessible, Education, Nature, Festivals, Best for Kids, Waterfront
Sunday, October 1, 2017
at Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, Manhattan
at Lewis H Latimer House, Queens
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Learn about circuitry, sketch and design, exploring different sounds, building your unique instruments, programming with Scratch, and using Makey Makey, a micro-controller.
Category: Accessible, Education, Best for Kids
Monday, October 2, 2017
at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
A century after US entry into World War I, the exhibit Over Here features 39 of the 102 World War Memorials in New York City’s Parks.
Category: Accessible, Education, Art, History, Seniors