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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.

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Friday, June 8, 2018

Jun 8

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

at East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Visit some of the park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, and The Lake, on this east-to-west tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Jun 8

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park

at Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Some of New York’s most iconic sights are found in Central Park, including the fountain at Bethesda Terrace and Bow Bridge. Join Central Park Conservancy guides for an insider’s look.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors

Jun 8

Seasonal Arts and Crafts

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Kids create fun art inspired by the season, using various materials and techniques.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Astoria Park Carnival

at Parking Lot (in Astoria Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Join us from June 6 through June 10 to enjoy rides, games, food, and fun for the whole family. We can't wait to see you there!
Category: Games, Best for Kids, Food, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 8

Bryant Park Latin Festival

at Fountain Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

5:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
New Swing Sextet plays Cha Cha and Boogaloo tunes that capture the excitement and turbulence of 1960s NYC. Percussionist Luisito Quintero infuses salsa music with Afro-Caribbean rhythms.
Category: Concerts, Dance, Festivals, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Jun 8

Wheelchair Basketball Open Gym hosted by the Brooklyn Nets Wheelchair Basketball Team

at St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Have you ever wanted to learn how to play wheelchair basketball and know the rules inside and out? Well, here's your chance to learn from the best!
Category: Accessible, Fitness, Sports

Jun 8

Arts, Culture & Fun: Ailey Extension - New York-Style Mambo with Katherine Jimenez

at Sunset Park Recreation Center (in Sunset Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Join us for a New York-style mambo workshop with Ailey instructor Katherine Jimenez.
Category: Accessible, Education, Dance, Festivals, Theater, Seniors
Free!

Jun 8

O'dane Whilby's "Cardinal Theory"

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval), Bronx

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
This outdoor concert is presented by Councilmember Cohen's office and Bronx Arts Ensemble. O'dane Whilby's "Cardinal Theory" will be playing Pop and R&B…
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Jun 8

Movies Under the Stars: Fences

at Clove Lakes Park Parkhouse (in Clove Lakes Park), Staten Island

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning play about a black garbage collector in…
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Jun 8

Movies Under the Stars: Moana

at The Meadow at Cedar Grove Park, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. From Walt Disney Animation Studios comes “Moana,” a sweeping,…
Category: Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Best For
Kids

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