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 14,211–14,220 out of 16,403 events
from November 11, 2012 (x) to January 20, 2018

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Jul16

Orienteering and Compasses

at Fort Greene Park Visitor Center (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
On our orienteering hikes, you will learn the skills needed to navigate using only a map and compass.
Category: Education
Free!

Jul16

In Search of Something Special

at Playground for All Children (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for a fun afternoon of crafts and activities designed for children of all abilities.
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Games, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Alley Pond Adventure Course: Free Public Sundays

at Alley Pond Park Adventure Center (in Alley Pond Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

1:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Space is limited and participants are chosen by lottery. Registration opens on July 10.
Category: Fitness, Games, Best for Kids, Sports
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Queens Botanical Garden Activity Table

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Every weekend from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., please stop by our activity table to create something new.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Central Park Conservancy Harlem Meer Performance Festival - Latin Jazz

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Active in the tri-state area for more than 20 years, Sumbaswing will have you grooving and dancing to its Afro-Cuban rhythms and jazz harmonies.
Category: Concerts, Festivals, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Jul16

Cido the Clown at Fantasy Forest

at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
From his red nose to his big feet, Cido is a professional clown to the fullest.
Category: Games, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Tending to a Growing Garden

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Visitors of all ages can come help Prospect Park Alliance take care of the potato plot, herb gardens, and berry patches by pulling weeds and helping to water the plants.
Category: Best for Kids, Volunteer
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Central Park Tour: The Art of the Park

at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Discover the Park's most artfully designed pastoral landscapes and romantic vistas on this tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours

Jul16

Nature Walk

at Peter Stuyvesant Statue (in Stuyvesant Square), Manhattan

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
In addition to various flora and fauna, our park is frequented by squirrels, pigeons, and the occasional falcon or hawk.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Tours, Wildlife
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Cido the Clown at Fantasy Forest

at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
From his red nose to his big feet, Cido is a professional clown to the fullest.
Category: Games, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids

Pages:< Prev114191420142114221423142414251641Next >

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?