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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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Friday, August 26, 2016

Aug26

Arts, Culture & Fun; The Dark Crystal

at Hunts Point Recreation Center, Bronx

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Bring a blanket, chair and friends and enjoy movies outdoors. In case of rain the event moves indoors.
Category: Accessible, Art, Festivals, Film, Free Summer Movies, Seniors
Free!

Aug26

Lola Star's Dreamland Roller Disco Party: Flashdance

at Lefrak Center at Lakeside (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Lola Star and her fabulous array of guests and performers will get you moving.
Category: Dance

Must See
Event
Aug26

Movies Under The Stars: Ratatouille

at Astoria Heights Playground (JHS 10) (in Astoria Heights Park), 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: Film, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Aug26

Movies Under the Stars: Twelve Angry Men (1957)

at John Jay Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

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. A jury argues a case in a stuffy room on a hot…
Category: Film, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Aug26

Movies Under the Stars: Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice

at Sand Lane and Capadanno Boulevard (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach), Staten Island

8:30 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. Batman (Ben Affleck) and Superman (Henry Cavill) clash over differing philosophies…
Category: Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug26

Movies Under the Stars: I Am Legend

at St. Mary's Park, Bronx

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Robert Neville, a brilliant scientist, is a survivor of a man-made plague that transforms humans into bloodthirsty mutants. He wanders alone through New York City...
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Aug26

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 27, 2016

Aug27

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!

Aug27

Van Cortlandt Track Club

at Van Cortlandt Stadium (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
Van Cortlandt Track Club runs through and around the Yonkers-Bronx border in small groups. For local running tips, visit vctc.org.
Category: Fitness, Sports, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug27

It's My Park at Silver Lake Park

at Reservoir Bridge (in Silver Lake Park), Staten Island

8:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Silver Lake Park Conservancy to continue painting benches around the park and doing general cleanup at Silver Lake Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

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