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 18, 2012 (x) to December 28, 2019
Sunday, April 29, 2018
at Flushing Meadows Corona Park
9:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m.
Over 60 cities will be competing to see who can make the most observations of nature, find the most species, and engage the most people in the worldwide 2018 City Nature Challenge.
Category: Birding, Nature, Hiking, Wildlife
at Fort Independence Park House (in Fort Independence Playground), Bronx
9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
This It’s My Park season, volunteer with Jerome Park Friends and Neighbors to do some planting at Fort Independence Park and around the Jerome Reservoir.
Category: It's My Park, Waterfront
at Chess & Checkers House (in Central Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Central Park welcomes more than 270 bird species each year. Learn the basics of bird identification while exploring the North Woods, the largest woodland landscape in the Park.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors
at Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Brooklyn
10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Sakura Matsuri, the annual cherry blossom festival at Brooklyn Botanic Garden, offers over 60 events and performances that celebrate traditional and contemporary Japanese culture.
Category: Education, Dance, Nature, Art, Festivals, Best for Kids, Cherry Blossom Festivals
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
With wax crayons and paper in hand, visit some of Wave Hill’s treasured trees and have a tactile experience making simple, but rich, bark rubbings.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Best for Kids, Earth Day & Arbor Day
at Farm Playground, Queens
at Chelsea Recreation Center, Manhattan
10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Join us for goalball, a Paralympic sports for athletes with visual impairments! This sport is played by two blindfolded teams using a ball with bells to score goals against their opponent.
Category: Accessible, Sports
at Freshkills Park Studio + Gallery, Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Participants will learn how to make pomegranate-cherry gummies as an example of regaining a comprehensive understanding of food for sale versus the food we grow and prepare ourselves.
Category: Education, Art
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
It’s a fun-filled celebration of trees and the environment at QBG’s Arbor Fest! Enjoy a variety of activities for all ages, such as: BEER & WINE GARDEN • LAWN…
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Festivals, Best for Kids, Earth Day & Arbor Day, Food, Seniors
at Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 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