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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Saturday, August 27, 2016
at Beach 116 (in Rockaway Beach), Queens
12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Participants will build sandcastles at this 18th annual contest. The event includes activities with the Urban Park Rangers, refreshments, and prizes for several age categories.
Category: Best for Kids, Waterfront
at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Paintings created outdoors capture the changing light and atmospheric mood of the historical landmarks and hidden treasures of the Bartow-Pell gardens and grounds.
at Forest Park Carousel (in Forest Park), Queens
12:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Omar’s unique mix of creativity, passion, amusement, and magic will keep guests of all ages on their feet and entertained!
Category: Best for Kids
at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Participants will work with a different artist each week, exploring innovative art mediums and a variety of subject matter.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Art, Best for Kids, Waterfront
at Brookville Boulevard and 144 Avenue (in Brookville Park), Queens
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and Council Member Donovan Richards for attractions such as inflatables, sports and fitness, live DJ, popcorn, cotton candy and more!
Category: Festivals, Best for Kids
at Commodore Barry Park, Brooklyn
1:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.
This year's performers include Ice Cube, Janelle Monae, Saul Williams, and more!
at Environmental Education Center (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn
1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Get to know Brooklyn Bridge Park with our 250-gallon aquarium filled with critters from the East River, a 10’-scale model of Brooklyn Bridge Park, crafts, a reading corner, and much more!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Best for Kids
at Victory Field (in Forest Park), Queens
at Hunts Point Riverside Park, Bronx
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
This photo exhibit is the result of a "people to people" exchange in which the artist participated last October. he various images convey the artist's impressions of Cuba and the Cuban people.
Category: Accessible, Art