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 485 events
from April 23, 2017 to December 10, 2017
in Best for Kids (x) category
Sunday, April 23, 2017
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Celebrate Earth Day by learning about how we can protect and support our environment and essential pollinators, like the honeybees who live at Wave Hill.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids, Earth Day & Arbor Day
at Baisley Pond Park Parking Lot (in Baisley Pond Park), Queens
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Our experienced Urban Park Rangers teach the ethics of fishing and the ecology of our waterways on every fishing program. You can try to hook a pumpkinseed sunfish, carp, or chain pickerel.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, Fishing, Wildlife
at Wave Hill, Bronx
12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m.
Check out live and preserved insects on display, then explore Wave Hill with insect guru Lawrence Forcella to hunt for native creatures in their garden habitats.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, Earth Day & Arbor Day, Talks
at Sunset Park Recreation Center (in Sunset Park), Brooklyn
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Join us for this fun-filled Pow-Wow featuring indigenous music, dance, and art and crafts from North America, South America, Hawaii and the Caribbean.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Dance, Best for Kids, Earth Day & Arbor Day, Talks
at Playground for All Children (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Enjoy a fun-filled day that includes a volunteer project, Urban Park Ranger information and display, a sensory garden, environmental displays, arts and crafts, music, and more!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Volunteer, Earth Day & Arbor Day
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
at 76th Avenue and Springfield Boulevard (in Alley Pond Park), Queens
at Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, Manhattan
Monday, April 24, 2017
at I.S. 2 George L. Egbert Playground, Staten Island