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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 1–10 out of 66 events
from July 20, 2018 to December 8, 2018
in Festivals (x) category

Friday, July 20, 2018


Peace in the Park: Bringing Communities Together

at Naumburg Bandshell (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Join Brahma Kumaris in Central Park for kid-friendly arts and crafts, yoga, meditation, artistic entertainment, youth activities, games, Pilates, literature, Tai Chi, and more!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art, Festivals, Fitness, Games


Summer on the Hudson: Films on the Green Festival

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
The French Embassy and NYC Parks present the 11th annual outdoor Films on the Green Festival featuring free French movies in NYC parks. Visit for more details.
Category: Festivals, Film, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront


Films on the Green: You Will Be My Son

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Paul de Marseul is the passionate, demanding proprietor of his prestigious family wine estate in Saint-Émilion. But he has no faith in his son, Martin, who works at the vineyard.
Category: Festivals, Film, Free Summer Movies

Saturday, July 21, 2018


Rockaway Beach Super Boardwalk Street Fair

at Beach 86th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
At the fair, craft and gift vendors will be selling handmade and handpicked items and service vendors will provide valuable information about people's homes, businesses, and lifestyles.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Festivals


Arts, Culture & Fun: Queensboro Dance Festival

at Juniper Valley Park 80th Street Entrance (in Juniper Valley Park)Queens

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
The Queensboro Dance Festival is an annual 6-month tour of performances and community dance activities featuring dance companies all from Queens.
Category: Accessible, Dance, Festivals, Fitness, Waterfront, Seniors

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Jul22 Presents: Laughter in the Park 2018

at Old Bandshell Lawn (in Tompkins Square Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Laughter in the Park is a free, outdoor weekly comedy series, presented by, that takes place over the course of five weeks throughout the summer.
Category: Festivals, Theater, Free Summer Theater, Seniors


Harlem Meer Performance Festival: Brown Rice Family (World Afro-Beat)

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Brown Rice Family provides the masses with music that encompasses reggae, hip-hop, dancehall, afro-beat, jazz stylings, rock, Brazilian, Latin, and funk.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Dance, Festivals, Free Summer Concerts


Summer on the Hudson: Amplified Sundays

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Enjoy vibrantly-danceable live music accompanied by spectacular sunsets over the Hudson River!
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Dance, Festivals, Waterfront

Wednesday, July 25, 2018


Historic Richmond Town's Cruise Night (Classic Cars)

at Historic Richmond TownStaten Island This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Have dinner at the Cheech A' Cini's food truck, walk the grounds and see the classic cars of a bygone era from Staten Island's best car clubs!
Category: Festivals


Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - Toy Story 3

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Pack a picnic, bring a friend or a few, and settle in for a movie night, featuring Woody, Buzz Lightyear, and friends!
Category: Accessible, Festivals, Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront

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