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 141–150 out of 278 events
from August 22, 2017 to September 15, 2018
in Education (x) category
Saturday, September 16, 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
Sunday, September 17, 2017
at Prospect Park Picnic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Fire is mankind's greatest discovery. Learn how to safely and responsibly make a fire by using primitive and modern methods. Recommended for ages 8 years and older.
Category: Education, Nature
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 Wave Hill, Bronx
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Everyone is familiar with the cute little ladybug. Learn more about these colorful creatures and meet a few live ladybugs with Hudson Highlands Nature Museum.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Wildlife
at Little Hell Gate Salt Marsh (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Learn about the ecology of the space, view wildlife up close, and learn how the island’s history has shaped our natural areas.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Waterfront, Wildlife
Monday, September 18, 2017
at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
at The Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan
6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Do you want to make a difference in your community and support or care for a park near you? At this workshop, we will share all of the ways that people can get involved with parks.
Category: Education, Volunteer