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 24, 2012 (x) to December 15, 2018
Saturday, August 26, 2017
at Holley Plaza (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Take a journey through history and learn about the park’s beginnings as a parade ground, the unmistakable monuments, and the many people that have made the park the cultural hub that it is today.
Category: History, Tours
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Take a hike through the North Woods and learn how to tell a maple from an oak! Discover how trees - from seeds and leaves to logs - contribute to the health of an urban park woodland.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, Tours
at Al Oerter Recreation Center (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Kids (younger than 14 years old) can create their own music videos using animated characters to dance in 3D!
Category: Accessible, Education, Games, Best for Kids, Youth Tech Workshops
at Hunts Point Riverside Park, Bronx
1:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Through Community Rowing, you'll explore the Bronx River aboard student-built wooden row boats and learn about local waterways.
Category: Accessible, Education, Nature, Fitness, Tours, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
at Q Gardens Community Farm, Brooklyn
at Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at Abraham Lincoln Statue (in Union Square Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Join us on Saturdays to explore the social and political history of the Union Square neighborhood and learn about the people and events that shaped this vibrant historical community.
Category: Accessible, History, Tours
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
put down the remote or controller and join Prospect Park Alliance to learn classic handheld games from the past like graces, hoops, quoits, horseshoes, and 9-pin bowling.
Category: Games, History, Best for Kids