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 1–10 out of 85 events
from August 4, 2021 to October 14, 2021
in Seniors (x) category

Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Aug 4

Arts, Culture & Fun: Watercolor and Drawing Workshop

at Ben Abrams Playground (in Bronx Park)Bronx

3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Artist John Vargas will teach you how to draw and paint using nature as your inspiration. Learn about light, color, and design while making art en plein air (outside).
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art, Seniors
Free!

Aug 4

Ocean Breeze Twilight Runs

at Midland Beach Splash Plaza (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:15 p.m.
Join us every Wednesday throughout the summer from July 7 through August 25 for the Ocean Breeze Twilight Runs! This free event features a 5K race (3.1 miles) fast and flat course on the scenic Midland Beach Promenade.
Category: Fitness, Sports, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
Free!

Thursday, August 5, 2021

Aug 5

Dance in the Park

at Woodlawn Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Silver Shoes Dance Club welcomes dancers over 55 years of age for this weekly, free, social dance class. Learn how to Tango, Cha-cha, Foxtrot, and more!
Category: Dance, Fitness, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
Free!

Aug 5

Arts, Culture & Fun: Watercolor Painting Workshop

at Levy Playground Fieldhouse (in Levy Playground)Staten Island

12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Artist Kenneth Fitzpatrick will teach you how to draw and paint using nature as your inspiration. Learn about light, color, and design while making art en plein air (outside).
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art, Seniors
Free!

Aug 5

Summer on the Hudson: Movement Speaks Workshop

at Lawn at 133rd and Marginal Streets (in West Harlem Piers)Manhattan

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Dances for a Variable Population master teacher Naomi Goldberg Haas and members of the intergenerational company lead dance workshops for adults of all ages and abilities, with a special focus on seniors.
Category: Adaptive Programs, Dance, Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
Free!

Aug 5

Shakespeare in the Park: Antony & Cleopatra

at 35th Avenue and Cross Island Parkway (in Crocheron Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
As civil unrest plagues Rome, this exotic and intriguing tale illuminates the collision of power and passion as empires hang in the balance.
Category: Adaptive Programs, Theater, Free Summer Theater, Seniors
Free!

Friday, August 6, 2021

Aug 6

Healthy on the Hudson: Tai Chi

at Hudson River Park's Pier 84 This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
With Healthy on the Hudson's free Tai Chi classes, melt your weekday stress away by immersing yourself in nature and peace on HRPK's Pier 84, every Friday at 6:30 p.m.
Category: Fitness, Sports, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
Free!

Monday, August 9, 2021

Aug 9

Arts, Culture & Fun: Drawing and Watercolor Workshops

at Dr. Ronald E. McNair PlaygroundManhattan

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Artist Amberrose Venus-Gordon will lead a workshop teaching you how to paint and draw people and nature.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art, Seniors
Free!

Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Aug10

Adult Movement Classes

at Garibaldi Plaza (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan

9:30 a.m.10:30 a.m.
Get your body moving this summer with fun, unique dance classes that promote strong and creative movement among adults of all ages and abilities.
Category: Dance, Fitness, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
Free!

Aug10

Touch Object Tuesdays

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park)Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us out in front of the museum for an up-close and personal look at some of our rarely-seen collections items and get a chance to touch, hold, and learn for yourself!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Art, History, Best for Kids, Talks, Seniors, Workshops
Free!

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