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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 August 30, 2017

Friday, August 19, 2016

Aug19

Petr Cancura's Down Home at Live at SeaGlass

at SeaGlass Carousel (in The Battery), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Enjoy Americana and jazz music by Petr Cancura's Down Home.
Category: Best for Kids, Free Summer Concerts, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug19

Movies Under the Stars: Grease

at Lost Battalion Hall Recreation Center, Queens This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film!
Category: Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Aug19

Movies Under the Stars: Jurassic Park III

at Playground 103 CIII, Manhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film! This movie is held outdoors. Sam Neill returns as Dr. Alan Grant, a scientist…
Category: Film, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Aug19

Movies Under the Stars: Do the Right Thing (R)

at Herbert Von King Cultural Arts Center (in Herbert Von King Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:15 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free film! Set in 1989, this iconic Spike Lee film unfolds on the hottest day of the…
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Aug19

Movies Under the Stars: The Blind Side

at Midland Field, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. This film is the remarkable true story of Michael Oher, a homeless African-American…
Category: Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug19

Movies Under the Stars: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

at Ferry Point Park, Bronx

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Spawned from a lab experiment gone awry, teenage terrapins Leonardo, Michelangelo, Donatello and Raphael live in the sewers beneath New York...
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Aug19

Coney Island Friday Night Fireworks

at West 10th Street Boardwalk Entrance (in Coney Island Beach & Boardwalk), Brooklyn

9:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
For the best seating, locate yourself on the boardwalk or beach between West 10th Street and West 15th Street.
Category: Festivals, Fireworks
Free!

Must See
Event

Saturday, August 20, 2016

Aug20

Instructional Flag Football: Queens (West)

at The Velodrome (in Kissena Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

12:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Sign up today for our Citywide Flag Football League!
Category: Fitness, Sports
Free!

Aug20

Summer on the Hudson: FlyNYC

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

12:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Bring your kite, make a kite, or buy a kite and have free fun with us on Pier I. This festival for all ages celebrates simple, low-tech fun with live music all day and kite-making kits.
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Festivals, Best for Kids, Free Summer Concerts, Waterfront, Seniors
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug20

Summer Streets

at Foley Square (in Thomas Paine Park), Manhattan

7:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
On three consecutive Saturdays in August, nearly seven miles of NYC's streets are opened for people to play, run, walk and bike.
Category: Art, Fitness, Sports
Free!

Must See
Event

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