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 49 events
from July 19, 2018 to October 27, 2018
in Wildlife (x) category
Saturday, July 21, 2018
at Arthur Kill Road and Brookfield Avenue (in Brookfield Park), Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
The Norhtern Harrier is considered one of the most agile and acrobatic raptor in North America. Join the Urban Park Rangers in Brookfield Park as we look for the Northern Harrier.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Wildlife
at 190th Street Subway Terrace (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
at Oakland Lake (in Alley Pond Park), Queens
8:00 p.m.–10:30 p.m.
Experience the lake like never before with evening adventures featuring fish, bats, nocturnal creatures, and more!
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Waterfront, Hiking, Wildlife
Sunday, July 22, 2018
at Pelham Bay Park, Bronx
9:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.
Few experiences compare with being on the open water in New York City. Prior canoe experience preferred; for ages 8 and older. Registration is required.
Category: Birding, Education, Kayaking and Canoeing, Wildlife
at Isham Street and Seaman Avenue (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
The New York City Naturalist Club hosts a birding expedition, during which guests of all skill levels can watch for eagles under the guidance of the Urban Park Rangers. Binoculars are encouraged.
Category: Birding, Nature, Wildlife
at Alley Pond Environmental Center, Queens
1:30 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Encourage your child’s love of reading by sharing a nature-related story. Create a nature craft, meet some of APEC’s animals, and enjoy a nature walk.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Wildlife
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
at Randall's Island Connector (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
6:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
Discover the ecological importance of a salt marsh, view wildlife up close, and learn how the Island’s history has shaped our natural areas!
Category: Nature, Tours, Waterfront, Wildlife