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 7 events
from December 14, 2017 to January 28, 2018
in Astronomy (x) category
Friday, December 15, 2017
at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park), Brooklyn
7:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
See one of the best meteor showers, producing up to 120 multi-colored meteors per hour at its peak. Meteors are best viewed on cloud-free nights, but this program is rain or shine.
Sunday, December 17, 2017
at Van Cortlandt Golf House (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx
5:00 p.m.–6:30 p.m.
This season, the Urban Park Rangers celebrate history, wildlife, the cosmos, and the holidays with a fun-filled, candlelight walk on the Putnam Trail.
Category: Nature, History, Astronomy, Wildlife
Saturday, December 23, 2017
at Wolfe's Pond Park Comfort Station (in Wolfe's Pond Park), Staten Island
6:00 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
Originating near the constellatioin Ursa Minor, or the "Little Dipper," this meteor shower is active during the period spanning December 17 to 25.