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 91–100 out of 256 events
from August 23, 2017 to September 15, 2018
in History (x) category
Saturday, September 16, 2017
at Pelham Fritz Recreation Center (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan
7:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.
This film tells the story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.
Category: Film, History, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Sunday, September 17, 2017
at Freedom Circle, Staten Island
at East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Visit some of the park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, and the Lake, on this east-to-west tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
at Queens County Farm Museum (in Queens Farm Park), Queens
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
This show will include a display of various makes and models of motorcycles that have been out of production for 10 years or more.
at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Take in the scenic views of the Hudson River on this hike through Fort Tryon Park, highlighting its natural features, historic landmarks, and wildlife.
Category: Nature, Fitness, History, Hiking, Wildlife
at Little Hell Gate Salt Marsh (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Learn about the ecology of the space, view wildlife up close, and learn how the island’s history has shaped our natural areas.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Waterfront, Wildlife
Monday, September 18, 2017
at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
at Gracie Mansion (in Carl Schurz Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–10:50 a.m.
Gracie Mansion Conservancy presents New York 1942. Our newest installation marking the 75th Anniversary of Gracie Mansion as the official mayoral residence.
Category: Art, History, Tours, Seniors