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 71–80 out of 409 events
from June 29, 2017 to December 10, 2017
in Best for Kids (x) category
Saturday, July 8, 2017
at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
We will use clay, clothespins, and other materials to build creatures that represent something about us, but with superpowers.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Art, Best for Kids, Waterfront
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
at Forest Park Carousel (in Forest Park), Queens
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Every Saturday during the Summer, Forest Park Carousel offers free kid-friendly entertainment. The performances are at 2:00pm and 4:00pm.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Dance, Games, Best for Kids
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Visitors of all ages can come help Prospect Park Alliance take care of the potato plot, herb gardens, and berry patches by pulling weeds and helping to water the plants.
Category: Best for Kids, Volunteer
at Jacob Javits Playground (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
at Kivlehan Park, Staten Island
8:30 p.m.–10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. In the irreverent spirit of fun that made The LEGO Movie a worldwide phenomenon…
Category: Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Sunday, July 9, 2017
at The Rose Garden
9:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
Prospect Park Alliance is bringing together artists, Brooklyn notables, and the public to create a site-specific art installation, which celebrates Prospect Park.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art, Best for Kids
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Pull from bright colors of wool roving, as well as your own outdoor sketches of the flowering garden, to make an eye-popping, floral-fabric landscape.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids