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 13,261–13,270 out of 13,895 events
from October 13, 2012 (x) to December 15, 2018
Sunday, October 8, 2017
at Highland Avenue Entrance (in Captain Tilly Park), Queens
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Let our Urban Park Ranger naturalists explain why leaves change colors and introduce you to the diversity of trees found in our urban forests.
Category: Nature, Fall Foliage, Hiking
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.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 Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Hear the stories behind the Unisphere, New York State Pavilion, Hall of Science, Queens Zoo Aviary, Carousel, Time Capsules, Underground Home, and more.
Category: History, Tours
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
On the first weekend of each month, explore seasonal garden highlights with our knowledgeable staff on a tour, then join us at the activity table.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids, Tours
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at 81st Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Discover some of the secret spots that the park's West Siders know and love: a lost village, a poetic garden, and a bridge with a spectacular view.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Sensational harpist Bridget Kibbey joins forces with The Sebastians, an ensemble known for "elegant string playing" (Early Music Today), to perform "Bach's Toccata & Fugue in D Minor."
at Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
4:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m.
Bring your camera and join photographer Michael Palma as you capture the park's natural assets, such as rock outcrops, foliage, trees, and plants from behind the lens.
Category: Nature, Art
Monday, October 9, 2017
at Andrew Heiskell Plaza (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
8:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
Located in the heart of midtown, Bryant Park is a hotspot for avian visitors and birders alike. Past sightings include warblers, tanagers, vireos, thrushes, and even a Chuck-will's-widow!
Category: Birding, Nature, Wildlife
at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
A century after US entry into World War I, the exhibit Over Here features 39 of the 102 World War Memorials in New York City’s Parks.
Category: Accessible, Education, Art, History, Seniors