NYC Resources311Office of the Mayor

Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation

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 1,851–1,860 out of 14,766 events
from October 5, 2012 (x) to August 30, 2017

Sunday, October 18, 2015

Oct18

Alley Pond Park Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

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

9:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The Alley Pond Park Adventure Course offers free outdoor adventure that fosters trust, communication and team building at Alley Pond Park.
Category: Education
Free!

Oct18

Birding Basics for Families

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Experience Central Park as a precious bird habitat and migration hot spot! Bring your family on a guided walk led by Central Park Conservancy staff and the NYC Audubon Society.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct18

Hatha Yoga

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

10:00 a.m.11:15 a.m.
Reduce stress, increase your energy and bring strength and flexibility to mind, body and spirit with a yoga practice. Classes are led by Yoga for Blissdirector Neem…
Category: Nature, Fitness, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors

Oct18

It's My Park at Pinehurst Steps Community Garden

at West 181st Street Community Garden, Manhattan

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with the W 181st Street Beautification Project to help remove litter and plant flower bulbs in the garden for the spring.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Oct18

Family Art Project: Be a Bee

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Outfit yourself with wings, antennae, a pollen cup and a kazoo to hum with. Buzz around in a hive of six-sided cells, forage in the flowers, and join in a bee parade.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Festivals, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct18

It's My Park at Soundview Park and BBQ

at Soundview Park Butterfly Meditation Garden (in Soundview Park), Bronx

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, join the Friends of Soundview Park and fellow community members for their fall clean-up.
Category: Fitness, Volunteer, It's My Park, Food
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct18

It's My Park at St. Marks Children's Park

at St. Marks Children's Playground

10:00 a.m.1:30 p.m.
Volunteers will plant daffodil bulbs and help clean up the park. We look forward to caring for the park with you!
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Oct18

It's My Park at Cadman Plaza Park

at Brooklyn War Memorial (in Cadman Plaza Park), Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, please join the Cadman Park Conservancy to care for Cadman Plaza Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct18

Pop-Up Audubon II: Changing Seasons

at Between Eastwood & Binnen Bridge (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
This year, the Prospect Park Alliance offers twice the Pop-Up fun with a second tent that explores the park’s aquatic habitats. In October, explore how seasonal shifts affect wildlife.
Category: Birding, Nature, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct18

Trail of the Month: White Trail

at 1 Eton Place (in Willowbrook Park), Staten Island

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us and the National Park Service, as we hike the entire White Trail. Enjoy both forest and coastal ecosystems as we travel from Willowbrook Park to Great Kills Park.
Category: Nature, Hiking
Free!

Must See
Event

Pages:< Prev11831841851861871881891477Next >

Related Information

  • Get information on upcoming events directly in your inbox by signing up for our Email Newsletters.
  • Know about an event that’s not on the calendar? Send us a tip!
  • Planning an event and considering hosting it in a park? Make sure to read our Planning an Event page.

Search Events

Time of Day
Categories
Type

Was this information helpful?