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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 41–50 out of 410 events
from March 27, 2017 to October 14, 2017
in Best for Kids (x) category

Saturday, April 8, 2017

Apr 8

Annual Shearing of the Heather Celebration

at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Bring your musical instruments and join in our community parade through the Heather Garden. Participate in a scavenger hunt, make flower-themed crafts, and more!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids, Tours
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr 8

The Great Egg Hunt & Easter Bonnet Parade at Ocean Breeze

at Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Come join us on Saturday, April 8 from 11:00am-2:00pm for our springtime celebration, Easter egg hunt, and bonnet parade!
Category: Best for Kids, Easter
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr 8

Queens Farmhouse Museum Children's Carnival

at Queens County Farm Museum (in Queens Farm Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us for a kids' carnival in the apple orchard! Enjoy the spring weather at the farm with assorted carnival rides and children's entertainment.
Category: Best for Kids

Best For
Kids

Sunday, April 9, 2017

Apr 9

Family Art Project: Eels and Hudson River Theaters

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Hear about the relationship between eels and the health of the river and our role as good river stewards.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 9

Queens Farmhouse Museum Children's Carnival

at Queens County Farm Museum (in Queens Farm Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Join us for a kids' carnival in the apple orchard! Enjoy the spring weather at the farm with assorted carnival rides and children's entertainment.
Category: Best for Kids

Best For
Kids
Apr 9

Easter Egg Hunt at Joe Holzka Garden

at Joe Holzka Community Garden (in ), Staten Island

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
Come out and join our first-ever Easter egg hunt!
Category: Best for Kids, Easter
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 9

Family Nature Walk

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

12:30 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Join naturalist and educator Gabriel Willow on a family-friendly walk through the gardens or woodlands.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, Tours
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr 9

Family Photography Scavenger Hunt

at 43rd Street and Seventh Avenue (in Sunset Park), Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers for an afternoon of family fun as we go on a scavenger hunt using digital cameras or smartphones.
Category: Nature, Games, Best for Kids
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr 9

Storytime & Craft

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Bring your little nature lovers to Queens Botanical Garden for a relaxing afternoon with a reading of What Does Bunny See? by Linda Sue Park, followed by arts and crafts.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids

Best For
Kids

Monday, April 10, 2017

Apr10

Kids Week Staten Island: Beach Scavenger Hunt

at Wolfe's Pond Park Comfort Station (in Wolfe's Pond Park), Staten Island

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Search and collect the many coastal treasures on this sandy beach with the Urban Park Rangers.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, School Break, Kids Week
Free!

Best For
Kids

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