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 15, 2012 (x) to December 30, 2017
Saturday, October 29, 2016
at Edgar Allan Poe Cottage (in Poe Park), Bronx
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
The Bronx County Historical Society and Bronx Council on the Arts presents a new social justice-driven poetry reading and workshop series at Poe Park.
Category: Education, Art, History, Talks
at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum is pleased to present an exhibition of outdoor sculpture celebrating one hundred years of its formal garden designed by Delano & Aldrich in 1916.
Category: Nature, Seniors
at Parade Grounds (in Fort Totten Park), Queens
at Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex (in Ocean Breeze Park), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Join us for a child-friendly spooky walk of our Haunted Trails. Groups will be escorted every 30 minutes through the not-so-scary trails.
Category: Nature, Festivals, Best for Kids, Halloween
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Journey through time—from the Ice Age, through Colonial times, to today—and discover how Manhattan’s geography shaped the design (and use) of the Harlem Meer landscape.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Tours
at Environmental Education Center (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn
1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Get to know Brooklyn Bridge Park with our 250-gallon aquarium filled with critters from the East River, a 10’-scale model of Brooklyn Bridge Park, crafts, a reading corner, and much more!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Best for Kids
at St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park), Bronx
1:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Come celebrate the traditional Mexican Day of the Dead with live music, traditional dance and parade, Calaveras Literarias (poetry readings), community altars, art workshops, and much more.
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Education, Dance, Art, Festivals, Fitness, History, Food, Seniors, Fall Festivals
at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
at 85th Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Seneca Village was an important community of predominantly African-American property owners, living in an area that now makes up part of Central Park.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours