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 October 3, 2012 (x) to December 28, 2019
Saturday, June 17, 2017
at Vanderbilt Gate (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Join us for a staff-led tour through three gardens in one! From a magnificent wrought-iron gate made in 1894 to a sculptural tribute to The Secret Garden, Central Park Conservancy…
at Astoria Heights Playground (JHS 10) (in Astoria Heights Playground), Queens
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Cinderella Samba is a contemporary twist on the classic “Cinderella” fairy tale. The CityParks PuppetMobile production sets the timeless tale in the lush landscape of…
Category: Best for Kids, Theater, Free Summer Theater
at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval), Bronx
12:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Free samples! Free food demos! Free fitness classes! Free sports! Come get ready for summer. School is out…
Category: Education, Fitness, Best for Kids, Father's Day, Food, Talks, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
at Bushwick Inlet Park House (in Bushwick Inlet Park), Brooklyn
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
The Bronx Writers Center presents this exciting new gathering of crime and noir writers to the fantastic Poe Park Visitor Center adjacent to the Poe Cottage, where the American master…
at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
This art-based workshop focuses on the Underground Railroad, including secret messages that were encoded through patchwork quilts to help guide slaves to freedom.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Best for Kids
at The Well House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Rowing is a beautifully simple, healthy, and empowering sport, and the ample waters of the lake are an ideal place to pursue its pleasures.
Category: Nature, Sports, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
at Main Street and Elder Avenue (in Kissena Corridor Park), Queens
at 134 Ave & 150 Street (in Baisley Pond Park), Queens
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Did you know? While dredging the bottom of Baisley Pond in the late 1800s, city workers unearthed the remains of an American Mastodon. Today a sculpture of a mastodon in Sutphin…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Festivals, Best for Kids