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 294 events
from July 28, 2016 to November 22, 2016
in Education (x) category
Thursday, July 28, 2016
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
See sites that played important strategic roles in the American Revolution and the War of 1812, and enjoy the stunning overlook to the Harlem Meer.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Seniors
at Environmental Education Center (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn
3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Get to know Brooklyn Bridge Park with our 250-gallon aquarium filled with critters from the East River, a 10’-scale model of Brooklyn Bridge Park, crafts, a reading corner, and more!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Best for Kids
at 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan
at Lower East Side Ecology Center (in John V. Lindsay East River Park ), Manhattan
6:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
Join the NYC Compost Project hosted by the Lower East Side Ecology Center to learn more about amazing Compost Tea garden allies and how to brew them and apply it towards your own garden.
at On the Pier (in West Harlem Piers), Manhattan
6:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m.
Enjoy an introductory lesson in Argentine tango music and dancing led by Strictly Tango NYC.
Category: Accessible, Education, Dance, Festivals, Fitness, History, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
Friday, July 29, 2016
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Join Central Park Conservancy guides on this tour of the area's best-loved attractions, including Belvedere Castle, the Great Lawn, Turtle Pond, and the 3,500-year-old Obelisk.
Category: Education, History, Tours