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, February 13, 2016
at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Some of New York’s most iconic sights are found in Central Park, including the fountain at Bethesda Terrace and Bow Bridge. Join Central Park Conservancy guides for an insider’s look.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park), Brooklyn
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Urban Park Rangers Nature Centers are your gateway to New York City parks. Learn about weather, anomalies, and our changing climate through fun weather experiments.
Category: Nature, Kids
at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Let the Urban Park Rangers tell you the story of the early residents and history of Inwood Hill Park. Program includes both and indoor and outdoor portion.
Category: Nature, History, Hiking
at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park), Staten Island
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, Kids
Sunday, February 14, 2016
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
9:30 a.m.–10:30 a.m.
The Hudson River valley hosts an impressive diversity of bird species, even during the winter months. Explore Wave Hill’s tranquil gardens and woodlands with naturalistGabriel…
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Kids, Valentine's Day, Seniors
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Visit the colorful blooms in the Tropical House and breathe in the fragrance of greenhouse flowers. Keep a special eye out for heart-shaped leaves! Then, with the help of visiting…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Kids, Valentine's Day