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 10,251–10,260 out of 12,983 events
from November 11, 2012 (x) to December 29, 2018
Sunday, October 8, 2017
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park), Staten Island
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 Kingsland Homestead (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech), Queens, Flushing Town Hall, Queens
2:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
This exhibition details the history of thorouhbred horse racing in Queens from those early days 350 years ago to the present.
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
at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park), Manhattan
6:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
A theatrical puppet experience that tells the story of doomed love based on Maurice Maeterlinck’s play. Set to a composition by Arnold Schoenberg, the audience is take on a…
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 Al Oerter Recreation Center (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens
9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.
Tots explore their creative side and examine their surroundings in this free play time class. With the assistance of their grown up, children build their own Imagination Playground,…
Category: Best for Kids
at The Rose Garden
10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance to help beautify two of the park’s most elegant locations: the Vale of Cashmere and the Rose Garden.