NYC Resources311Office of the Mayor

Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation

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 8 events
from April 19, 2018 to September 29, 2018
in Fishing (x) category

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Apr22

Earth Day Celebration

at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join Prospect Park Alliance at the Audubon Center for our annual Earth Day celebration, featuring fishing lessons and a chance to meet owls, hawks, and other raptors up-close.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, Earth Day & Arbor Day, Fishing, Wildlife
Free!

Must See
Event

Sunday, April 29, 2018

Apr29

Freshwater Fishing

at Crotona Nature Center (in Crotona Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
All equipment is provided; this program is recommended for ages 8 years and older. Participation is first-come, first-served.
Category: Fishing
Free!

Sunday, May 6, 2018

May 6

Freshwater Fishing

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
All equipment is provided; this program is recommended for ages 8 years and older. Participation is first-come, first-served.
Category: Fishing, Wildlife
Free!

May 6

Saltwater Fishing

at American Veterans Memorial Pier, Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
All equipment is provided; this program is recommended for ages 8 years and older. Participation is first-come, first-served.
Category: Fishing, Wildlife
Free!

Sunday, May 20, 2018

May20

Freshwater Fishing

at Clove Lakes Park, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
All equipment is provided; this program is recommended for ages 8 years and older. Participation is first-come, first-served.
Category: Fishing, Wildlife
Free!

Saturday, June 2, 2018

Jun 2

Summer on the Hudson: New York City Fish Count

at 172nd Street Beach (in Fort Washington Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
As part of the annual World Science Festival, we will wade into the Hudson River to collect and count what species of fish we find. Join us for this fun waterside event!
Category: Education, Nature, Festivals, Best for Kids, Waterfront, Fishing
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Sep29

Get Hooked!

at Southern waterfront across from the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Get up close and personal with the fish and wildlife that live along our shoreline. Try your hand at fishing while learning about amazing underwater habitats at this free event.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids, Waterfront, Fishing, Wildlife
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep29

Summer on the Hudson: Little Red Lighthouse Festival

at Little Red Lighthouse (in Fort Washington Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Celebrate Manhattan’s only remaining lighthouse with the Urban Park Rangers, readings of the eponymous children’s book, fishing clinics, live music, food vendors, and activities for all ages!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Concerts, Festivals, Games, History, Best for Kids, Waterfront, Fishing
Free!

Best For
Kids

Related Information

  • Get information on upcoming events directly in your inbox by signing up for our Email Newsletters.
  • Know about an event that’s not on the calendar? Send us a tip!
  • Planning an event and considering hosting it in a park? Make sure to read our Planning an Event page.

Search Events

Time of Day
Categories
Type

Was this information helpful?