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 21–30 out of 174 events
from October 23, 2017 to September 15, 2018
in History (x) category
Friday, October 27, 2017
at Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park), Staten Island , Fort Wadsworth, Staten Island
at Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park), Staten Island
10:00 p.m.–12:00 a.m.
Following the screening of Cropsey at Fort Wadsworth, join us for cocktails at Alice Austen House with special guest bartenders from Bin 5.
Category: Accessible, Art, Film, History, Halloween, Talks, Waterfront
Saturday, October 28, 2017
at St. Anns Avenue and East 149th Street (in St. Mary's Park), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
This event is being held to create awareness of the rights of immigrants especially the Dreamers whose fate now hangs in the balance after the present administration ended the DACA program.
Category: Fitness, History, Sports
at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Coined the "wild garden" by designer Frederick Law Olmsted, the Ramble offers visitors a tranquil spot to meander along winding paths and discover hidden forest gardens.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Poignant scenes of death and grief recreated in the house will explore mid-19th century mourning customs. And stage your own “postmortem” photograph in our 19th century coffin.
Category: Education, History, Theater, Tours, Halloween, Seniors
at St. Mary's Park, Bronx
12:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Celebrate the traditional Mexican Day of the Dead with live music, traditional dance and parade, Calaveras Literarias (poetry readings), community altars, art workshops, and much more.
Category: Accessible, Dance, Nature, Art, Festivals, Games, History, Seniors, Fall Festivals
at Holley Plaza (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan
at Abraham Lincoln Statue (in Union Square Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Join us on Saturdays to explore the social and political history of the Union Square neighborhood and learn about the people and events that shaped this vibrant historical community.
Category: Accessible, History, Tours
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Join Associate Photo Editor for TIME and Kids Magazine, Nataki Alexander-Hewling for an afternoon of visual and spoken conversation...
Category: Accessible, Nature, Art, Film, History, Talks, Seniors