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 181–190 out of 446 events
from April 28, 2017 to April 4, 2018
in Education (x) category
Sunday, June 4, 2017
at Freshkills Park Event Entrance, Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Discovery Day is a one-day opportunity to visit normally closed sections of Freshkills Park before they open to the public.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Fitness, Tours, Volunteer, Outdoor Fitness, Hiking
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 218th Street and Indian Road (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Activities include a Tree of Peace planting, international cuisine, Native American storytelling, a Pow Wow, crafts. and visits from Captain Planet.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Dance, Nature, Festivals, History, Best for Kids, Food
at 76th Avenue and Springfield Boulevard (in Alley Pond Park), Queens
at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan
6:00 p.m.–9:30 p.m.
Learn to dance Salsa, Zouk, and Bachata with lessons and group social dances led by master teachers from the Piel Canela Dance and Music School featuring DJ Ray Colon.
Category: Accessible, Education, Dance, Festivals, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Monday, June 5, 2017
at Central Park Conservancy Kiosk at Merchant's Gate (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Join us for a tour of the southwestern corner of Central Park. Tour includes the Maine Monument, Sheep Meadow, Tavern on the Green, and Strawberry Fields.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours
at Bryant Park, Manhattan
11:45 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Learn a new language in these standalone beginner classes. Classes are not cumulative, so you may attend any class throughout the season.
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
at Terrace at 108th Street (in Riverside Park), Manhattan
6:30 p.m.–7:15 p.m.
Veteran Donald Calliste leads a series of exercises with varied tempos that send your body into fat-burning overdrive and continue fat burning after you’ve completed your workout.
Category: Education, Fitness, Sports, Outdoor Fitness
Wednesday, June 7, 2017
at Compost Demonstration Site (in Snug Harbor Cultural Center), Staten Island
9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
We’ll be getting our hands and knees dirty with tasks that include soil care, weeding, planting, bed preparation, and composting.
Category: Accessible, Education, Nature, Volunteer