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 141–150 out of 270 events
from October 28, 2016 to December 31, 2016
in Nature (x) category
Friday, November 18, 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: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors
at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Join Central Park Conservancy guides on this tour of the area's best-loved attractions, including Belvedere Castle, the Great Lawn, Turtle Pond, and the 3,500-year-old Obelisk.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
Saturday, November 19, 2016
at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx
at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
9:00 a.m.–10:30 a.m.
The American Heart Association recommends that adults get 150 minutes or more of moderate-intensity physical activity each week. Make exploring and enjoying our pathways a part of meeting that goal!
Category: Nature, Fitness, Tours, Fall Foliage, Waterfront
at Bronx Kill Salt Marsh (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Join us for a tour of the Bronx Kill Salt Marsh to view wildlife up close, learn about the ecological importance of wetlands, and explore the waterfront adjacent to the Harlem River and East River.
Category: Nature, Tours, Fall Foliage, Waterfront
at Central Park Conservancy Kiosk at Merchant's Gate (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Join us for a tour of the southwestern corner of Central Park. Tour includes the Maine Monument, Sheep Meadow, Tavern on the Green, and Strawberry Fields.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours
at Green-Wood Cemetery
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Learn about the famous New Yorkers buried here as well as the diverse bird population that thrives in the rolling acres that surround the graves, tombs, and mausoleums.
Category: Birding, Nature, History, Tours
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