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 6, 2012 (x) to December 28, 2019
Sunday, May 7, 2017
at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Join a walking tour of the Heather Garden in Fort Tryon Park with horticulturist Madeline Byrne. Learn about the plants currently in bloom and the garden's history.
Category: Nature, Tours
at Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, Manhattan
at Burnett Street and Avenue U (in Marine Park), Brooklyn
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Bring your little nature lovers to Queens Botanical Garden for a relaxing afternoon with a reading of Up, Down & Around by Katherine Ayres, followed by a seed planting.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Best for Kids
at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
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
at Kingsland Homestead (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech), Queens
2:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
She is just as an accomplished artist as she is a writer; she illustrated the entire book herself! Pick up a copy of the book to have signed by this talented scholar.
Category: Best for Kids, Talks
at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
The Staten Island Philharmonic quintet will be performing classical pieces from the waterfront porch of the historic H.H. Biddle House overlooking Raritan Bay and Arthur Kill.
Category: Concerts, Festivals, Waterfront, Seniors
at Old Stone House (in J.J. Byrne Playground), Brooklyn
4:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
The Johnson Girls is an energetic all-woman a cappella ensemble, performing traditional and contemporary music with an emphasis on songs of the sea and shore.
Category: Best for Kids
at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park), Manhattan
5:00 p.m.–6:30 p.m.
On the first Sunday of each Summer month, come enjoy a late afternoon of live acoustic music presented on the front porch of the Morris-Jumel Mansion.