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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 14, 2012 (x) to September 15, 2018

Monday, August 28, 2017

Aug28

West African Dance

at Pats Lawn (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
All are welcome to learn the traditional dances unique to West Africa. African dances are largely participatory, with spectators being part of the performance.
Category: Dance
Free!

Aug28

Learn-to-Row 2

at Peter Jay Sharp Boathouse, Manhattan

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Participants will continue to enhance their rowing technique and boat moving skills in this 8-session course through consistent water time in stable barges.
Category: Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront

Aug28

Flicks on the Beach: Star Wars Rogue One

at On the Beach at West 12th Street (in Coney Island Beach & Boardwalk), Brooklyn

7:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
As the 2017 Flicks on the Beach comes to a close, we want you to join us as we wish it goodbye until next time, with a screening of Star Wars: Rogue One.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug28

Movies Under the Stars: The Jungle Book

at George Seuffert Bandshell (in Forest Park), Queens

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
The Jungle Book is an adventure about a young boy who was raised in the jungle with animals.
Category: Accessible, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug28

Movies Under the Stars: Stand By Me (R)

at Lawn (in Dyker Beach Park), Brooklyn

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
This classic coming-of-age drama centers on four boys in a small town in Oregon who go on a hike to find the dead body of a missing child.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Aug28

Movies Under the Stars: Titanic

at McCarren Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.10:45 p.m.
Directed by James Cameron, this Oscar-winning film stars Leonardo Di Caprio, Kate Winslet, Billy Zane, Bill Paxton and Kathy Bates.
Category: Accessible, Film, History, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug28

A Dog's Life/The Kid by Charlie Chaplin Presented by Inwood Art Works at FIlm Works Alfresco

at Gaelic Field (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join us at Inwood Hill Park to see a double feature of short silent films written, directed, and produced by Charlie Chaplin.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Aug28

Cunningham Park Movie Night: Zootopia

at Main Park House (in Cunningham Park), Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
In a city of anthropomorphic animals, a rookie bunny cop and a cynical con artist fox must work together to uncover a conspiracy.
Category: Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug28

2017 Movies On The Waterfront Series: Finding Dory

at Astoria Park Lawn (in Astoria Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.9:45 p.m.
The friendly but forgetful blue tang fish, Dory, begins a search for her long-lost parents, and everyone learns a few things about the real meaning of family along the way.
Category: Accessible, Film, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Aug29

The Fence

at Brooklyn Bridge Park, Brooklyn

6:00 a.m.1:00 a.m.
This year's photo installation will explore the themes of Home, Streets, People, Creatures, Nature, Play, and Food.
Category: Art
Free!

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