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 5, 2012 (x) to September 15, 2018
Sunday, October 15, 2017
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Explore Wave Hill to see the treasures autumn trees have laid upon the grounds. Use your findings, buttons, small stones and a bit of sparkle to make a home for your nature collection.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids
at Pier 6 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn
10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Take a free guided tour of Greenpeace’s Arctic Sunrise. Free tours of the ship will include education about the sources of plastic pollution, as well as steps to take to stop it.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Tours, Waterfront
at Maggie's Garden (NYRP), Manhattan , Friendship Garden, Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
This exhibit features a series of artworks inspired by the women of New York, including the historical and contemporary women who make Uptown Manhattan a diverse and vibrant community.
at Chess & Checkers House (in Central Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Why do birds flock to Central Park every spring and fall? We’ll find out as we explore Central Park’s woodlands, and learn the basics of bird identification.
Category: Birding, Nature, Best for Kids, Tours, Wildlife
at 181 Street and Riverside Drive (in Fort Washington Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Rediscover the history of this unique landmark. As part of Open House New York, join the Urban Park Rangers on guided tours of Jeffrey's Hook Lighthouse.
Category: History, Tours, Open House New York
at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
We’ll have live music, bounce houses, a petting zoo, face painting, tours, composting demonstrations, craft and food vendors, beer & wine tent, the ever-popular Pumpkin Patch, and more.
Category: Nature, Festivals, Best for Kids, Fall Festivals