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 13,111–13,120 out of 16,203 events
from October 16, 2012 (x) to April 25, 2026

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Aug10

Swing Dancing

at Elton Street and Jamaica Avenue (in Highland Park), Queens

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Enjoy and evening of swing dancing!
Category: Dance, Seniors
Free!

Aug10

Game Social

at 40th Street Plaza (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Make new friends and play some of the most exciting strategy board games at this social event.
Category: Games, Seniors
Free!

Aug10

Composting 101

at Central Pavilion (in Msgr. McGolrick Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Composting 101 August 10 and 17 6:00 – 7:30 PM. Have you wanted to start composting but have no idea how to start? If so, then join Audubon New York and the NYC Compost Project…
Category: Nature, Talks
Free!

Aug10

Sunset Yoga

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

6:00 p.m.7:15 p.m.
Enjoy a peaceful evening yoga class on the lawns of Wave Hill.
Category: Nature, Fitness

Aug10

Sunset Wednesdays Welcome Walk

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Explore what makes the gardens so unique, and learn how to maximize your Wave Hill experience this summer.
Category: Nature, Tours

Aug10

GreenThumb Workshop: Art in the Garden Series: Musical Mobiles and Wind Chimes

at Siempre Verde Garden, Manhattan

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
In this workshop we will create our own unique, rustic and recycled wind chimes! We will hang terra cotta pots and any other “found” items you bring along to hang from branches to create mobiles.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug10

Movies Under the Stars: Kiddie Drive-In - "Cars"

at Carroll Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Work together with your little ones to design cool cardboard cars! Afterwards, place your child's car in front of the screen as we watch the movie "Cars".
Category: Art, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug10

Bryant Park Presents Accordions Around the World

at Bryant Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
This is a weekly series featuring a total of over 75 accordionists, as well as bandoneon/bayan/concertina/harmonium players.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug10

Arts, Culture & Fun: Make Your Mark Painting on the Rooftop

at Tony Dapolito Recreation Center, Manhattan

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Participants will learn how to paint from observation, plus basics about materials, color mixing, and composition. You'll get to take home your painting!
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Education, Art, Talks, Seniors
Free!

Aug10

Birds of Brooklyn Bridge Park

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Join birder and naturalist Heather Wolf to learn about the birds of the Park and tips for how to spot them.
Category: Nature, Tours

Pages:< Prev113091310131113121313131413151621Next >

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?