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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 41–50 out of 1,568 events
from August 23, 2017 to September 15, 2018

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Aug23

Double Dutch

at Pier 2 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Learn to double dutch in a block party environment with experienced Brooklyn-based Double Dutch Empire instructors.
Category: Sports
Free!

Aug23

All the Park's a Stage: Macbeth

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
This classic story of the perils of ultimate power is fueled by the supernatural forces that haunt the castles and forests of early Scotland.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Aug23

Outdoor Cinema: Bad Hair (Pelo Malo) (Venezuela/Peru)

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A touching and humorous coming-of-gender story, Bad Hair chronicles the life of nine-year-old Junior, living in a bustling Caracas tenement with his widowed mother.
Category: Festivals, Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Aug23

Wheelchair Basketball Open Gym hosted by the NY Rollin' Knicks Wheelchair Basketball Team

at West Bronx Recreation Center, Bronx This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.
Category: Accessible, Sports

Aug23

Movies Under the Stars: Sing

at Saratoga Square Park (in Saratoga Park), Brooklyn

7:45 p.m.9:15 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free family film! This animated musical comedy tell the story of Koala Buster Moon presides…
Category: Accessible, Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Movies Under the Stars: Malcolm X

at Betsy Head Playground (in Betsy Head Park), Brooklyn

7:45 p.m.9:45 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free film! Spike Lee’s epic tribute to the Black Nationalist leader depicts his evolution…
Category: Accessible, Film, History, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Aug23

Firecracker Twilight 2 Mile Run

at Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex (in Ocean Breeze Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Firecracker Twilight 2 Mile Run is an out and back course every Wednesday beginning June 14th until August 30th. Race start is at 8:00pm. The start and finish is at…
Free!

Aug23

Movies Under the Stars: The Boss Baby

at Westerleigh Park, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. A suit-wearing briefcase-carrying baby pairs up with his seven-year old brother to…
Category: Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Movies Under the Stars: Sing

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A koala impresario stages a gala singing competition in order to save his theater.
Category: Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug23

Movies Under the Stars: Cabaret (1972)

at Baseball Field (in Corlears Hook Park), Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
A nightclub singer and an English writer embark on a doomed romance in Weimar Republic-era Berlin, as the Nazi party begins steadily rising to power and the mood becomes dark.
Category: Film, Theater, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

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