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 61–70 out of 382 events
from May 26, 2017 to December 10, 2017
in Best for Kids (x) category
Saturday, June 3, 2017
at 172nd Street Beach (in Fort Washington Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
As part of the annual World Science Festival, we will wade into the Hudson River to collect and count what species of fish we find.
Category: Education, Nature, Festivals, Best for Kids, Waterfront
at Concrete Plant Park, Bronx
at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Tours, Food, Talks, Waterfront
at El Jardin Del Paraiso (in ), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.
Join the El Jardin del Paraiso for a dance festival for Lower East Side groups, featuring East Village dance youth, professional companies, duos, and soloists.
Category: Dance, Festivals, Best for Kids, Seniors
at Phil "Scooter" Rizzuto Park, Queens
at Brookville Playground (in Brookville Park), Queens
at Anne Loftus Playground (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
at Rufus King Park, Queens
at Little Red Lighthouse (in Fort Washington Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
A Ranger will be on hand to provide information about the history of this unique landmark while you tour the inside. Enter the park at 181st Street and Plaza Lafayette. First Come, First Served.
Category: History, Best for Kids
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 On Beyond Bugs: All about Insects by Tish Rabe, followed by a bug magnifier craft.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids