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 November 12, 2012 (x) to January 20, 2018
Saturday, June 3, 2017
at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Educators and biologists will be on hand as participants strap on waders and go out into the Harlem River to cast nets in search of the underwater life right here in NYC.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Waterfront, Fishing, Wildlife
at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Laura Simms and Ambassador Riggelsen will share the H.C. Andersen story "The Nightingale" and Joy Kelly will share the Haitian story "A Very Happy Donkey," with music by Art Baron.
Category: Best for Kids
at 125th Street and Marginal Street (in West Harlem Piers), Manhattan
at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
This National Trails Day, take a light hike around the Greenbelt Nature Center to enjoy the sights, scents, and sounds of the N trail!
Category: Nature, Seniors, Hiking, National Trails Day
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Step out of the bustling city and see the part of Central Park that most resembles the Adirondack Mountains.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors, National Trails Day
at 172nd Street Beach (in Fort Washington Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
As part of the annual World Science Festival, we will wade into the Hudson River to collect and count what species of fish we find.
Category: Education, Nature, Festivals, Best for Kids, Waterfront
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at Concrete Plant Park, Bronx
at Vanderbilt Street Playground (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
What's in the Park's water? Join Prospect Park Alliance to learn about water chemistry and identify the creatures that live in and around the Park’s waterways.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Wildlife