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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 32 events
from October 19, 2018 to November 25, 2018
in Fall Foliage (x) category

Friday, October 19, 2018


Nature Art

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)Bronx

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Using nature from we will be creating picture frames. Shelton will show how some simple tools can turn nature into art. Youth can bring some of their own supplies that they…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Fall Foliage

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Saturday, October 20, 2018


Central Park Tour: Discovery Walk for Families: Woodland Wonderland - The Ramble

at Loeb Boathouse (in Central Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Learn about the architecture, landscapes, and ecosystems of the Park through hands-on exploration using Discovery Kits.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Tours, Fall Foliage

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Nature Photography: Fort Tryon Park

at Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Photographer Michael Palma Mir will discuss nature photography strategies using Fort Tryon Park and its many vistas as inspiration.
Category: Nature, Fall Foliage


Watercolor Workshop: Autumn Colors

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
In this seasonal series of classes, learn the basic techniques of painting with watercolors with artist Chemin Hsiao. This class draws inspiration from the changing color of fall foliage.
Category: Accessible, Education, Nature, Art, Fall Foliage, Seniors

Sunday, October 21, 2018


Fall Harvest: Apples, Corn and Pumpkins

at Alley Pond Environmental CenterQueens

10:30 a.m.11:45 a.m.
Celebrate the fall harvest with some healthy snacks & sharing treats with some furry animal guests. Paint with fall fruits and enjoy a nature walk looking for fall colors.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Fall Foliage, Food, Wildlife

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Thursday, October 25, 2018


Foliage Tour at Randall's Island Park

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Learn more about the colorful changes happening on the island in the fall on this guided foliage tour!
Category: Nature, Tours, Fall Foliage

Saturday, October 27, 2018


Walk the High Bridge and Explore Nearby

at Northeast corner of 168 Street and St. Nicholas AvenueManhattan

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
You will hear the tale of the Old Croton Aqueduct then wind back to the gorgeous Jumel Terrace Historic District, Trinity Cemetery (resting place of Ed Koch and John James Audubon), and to hidden Audubon Terrace.
Category: History, Tours, Fall Foliage


Van Cortlandt Super Hike (Vigorous)

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park)Bronx

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This challenging eight-mile hike winds its way through most of the park's many diverse forests and ecosystems. Registration is required.
Category: Nature, Fall Foliage, Hiking

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Sunday, October 28, 2018


Fall Foliage Hike: Crotona Park

at Crotona Nature Center (in Crotona Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Let our Urban Park Ranger naturalists explain why leaves change colors and introduce you to the diversity of trees found in our urban forests.
Category: Nature, Fall Foliage, Hiking

Must See

Wednesday, October 31, 2018


Central Park Tour: The Ramble

at Alexander von Humboldt statue (in Central Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Join us for a tour of this serene 36-acre woodland, led by Central Park Conservancy guides. Highlights of this tour include the Lake, Bow Bridge, Ramble Arch, Oak Bridge, the Gill, and Azalea Pond.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Fall Foliage

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