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.
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from September 30, 2016 to August 30, 2017
Saturday, October 1, 2016
at Vesuvio Playground, Manhattan
10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
This event celebrates the opening of "Playground Parachutes," a new public art installation by artist Isca Greenfield-Sanders.
at Swindler Cove (in Sherman Creek), Manhattan
10:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Interested in joining one of our weekly volunteer opportunities? Come to an orientation session to learn how to get involved with NYRP’s Northern Manhattan parks. Come prepared to work!
Category: Nature, Volunteer
at Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Travel past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and on to the Dairy, with this tour of southern park highlights led by Central Park Conservancy tour guides.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
at Vanderbilt Gate (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Central Park Conservancy staff takes you on a guided stroll amid thousands of trees, shrubs, perennials, and annuals that bloom throughout the year.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
at West 111th Street People's Garden, Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Avoid throwing away the fallen leaves into the trash by learning how to turn them into a nutrien-rich soil amendment.
at St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park), Bronx
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Enjoy a fun day of free workouts in the cardio and weight rooms, a family swim in the pool, a meet-and-greet with the managers, and a family scavenger hunt in the park.
Category: Accessible, Fitness, Games, Sports, Seniors