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 32 events
from October 19, 2018 to November 25, 2018
in Fall Foliage (x) category
Friday, October 19, 2018
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
Saturday, October 20, 2018
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
at Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
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
at Alley Pond Environmental Center, Queens
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
Thursday, October 25, 2018
at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
Saturday, October 27, 2018
at Northeast corner of 168 Street and St. Nicholas Avenue, Manhattan
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
at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx
Sunday, October 28, 2018
at Crotona Nature Center (in Crotona Park), Bronx
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
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
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