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.
Saturday, August 13, 2016
at Vanderbilt Gate (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Central Park Conservancy staff takes you on a guided stroll amid thousands of trees, shrubs, perennials, and annuals that bloom throughout the year.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
at 146th Street and St. Ann's Avenue (in St. Mary's Park), Bronx
at 6th Street and Avenue B Community Garden (in ), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–1:30 p.m.
Cook up a seasonal summer dish with vegetables from our local farmers' market and fresh herbs from the 6&B's herb garden.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Food, Seniors
at Target Bronx Community Garden, Bronx
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Bronx Museum educators will be in Target Bronx Community Garden leading activities centered around gardening, art, and our neighborhood.
Category: Accessible, Education, Nature, Art, Best for Kids
at Environmental Education Center (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn
1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Get to know Brooklyn Bridge Park with our 250-gallon aquarium filled with critters from the East River, a 10’-scale model of Brooklyn Bridge Park, crafts, a reading corner, and much more!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Best for Kids
at Hunts Point Riverside Park, Bronx
Sunday, August 14, 2016
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
8:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
As part of the upcoming exhibition, "Taiwan: A World of Orchids", orchids will be available for sale, while supplies last at Queens Botanical Garden in the Gift Shop.
Category: Nature, Markets