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 313 events
from July 21, 2017 to December 30, 2017
in Tours (x) category
Saturday, August 5, 2017
at 81st Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Discover some of the secret spots that the park's West Siders know and love: a lost village, a poetic garden, and a bridge with a spectacular view.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors
at Fort Washington Park, Manhattan
8:00 p.m.–9:30 p.m.
Join us as we explore this unique landmark at night. Space is limited and participants are chosen via lottery. Register on July 26.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Best for Kids, Tours
Sunday, August 6, 2017
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 Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Watch and learn about the honey bees and our native butterflies, moths, bees, and maybe a hummingbird or two as they gather nectar from flower to flower.
Category: Nature, Tours, Wildlife
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
at Bronx Kill Salt Marsh (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Join us for a tour of the Bronx Kill Salt Marsh to view wildlife up close, learn about the ecological importance of wetlands, and explore the waterfront.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours, Waterfront, Wildlife
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
Monday, August 7, 2017
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