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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 41–50 out of 2,498 events
from May 20, 2018 to December 28, 2019

Sunday, May 20, 2018

May20

Nature Presentation: Meet the Birds

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Meet birds of all shapes and sizes and learn about the unique adaptations that enable them to adapt and thrive in the Bronx and beyond.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Wildlife

Best For
Kids
May20

Gallery Drop-In with Artists and Curators

at Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
rtists will speak to their specific environmental concerns and the way that they study birds and habitat to create their work.
Category: Nature, Art, Tours, Talks
Free!

May20

Music in the Garden: Quintet of the Americas

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

3:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Their performance, “Americans in Paris and Back Again” will feature selections from American composers, including George Gershwin, Leonard Bernstein, Aaron Copland, and Quincy Jones.
Category: Accessible, Best for Kids

Best For
Kids
May20

Astronomy

at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Astronomy programs feature the use of telescopes and binoculars to observe specific astronomical events.
Category: Education, Astronomy
Free!

May20

Stargazing Club: The Full Moon

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
The Full Moon will be on full display for viewing through a telescope.
Category: Nature, Astronomy
Free!

May20

Movies Under the Stars: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

at Coffey Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

8:15 p.m.10:15 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free family film! In this update of the wonderful 1995 adventure, four high school kids…
Category: Accessible, Film, Best for Kids, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Best For
Kids

Monday, May 21, 2018

May21

Bryant Park Spring Birding Tours

at Heiskell Plaza (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
Discover the surprising diversity of birds that call Bryant Park home during migratory season with guided tours.
Category: Birding, Nature, Wildlife
Free!

May21

Arsenal Gallery Exhibition - 1978: The NYC Parks/New York Times Photo Project

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
This colorful exhibit features more than 60 photographs taken during the New York City newspaper strike from August to November 1978.
Category: Art, History, Seniors
Free!

May21

Tour of Gracie Mansion

at Gracie Mansion (in Carl Schurz Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Gracie Mansion Conservancy presents New York 1942. Our newest installation marking the 75th Anniversary of Gracie Mansion as the official mayoral residence.
Category: Education, Art, History, Tours, Seniors
Free!

May21

Tour of Gracie Mansion

at Gracie Mansion (in Carl Schurz Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Gracie Mansion Conservancy presents New York 1942. Our newest installation marking the 75th Anniversary of Gracie Mansion as the official mayoral residence.
Category: Education, Art, History, Tours, Seniors
Free!

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