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.
Sunday, August 20, 2017
at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Hear about deer and their behaviors, learn five tips to coexist with these animals, play a Deer Survival Game, and hike to find signs of deer in the park.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
at Pier 42, Manhattan
at Page Avenue Beach, Staten Island
6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
Join Kayak Staten Island for free public kayaking off the shore! Children aged 18 and younger must be accompanied by an adult.
Category: Nature, Volunteer, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
at Field 42 (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
Monday, August 21, 2017
at Peter Jay Sharp Boathouse, Manhattan
at 81st Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Discover some of the secret spots that the park's West Siders know and love: a lost village, a poetic garden, and a bridge with a spectacular view.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors