NYC Resources311Office of the Mayor

Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation

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.

Viewing 14,111–14,120 out of 15,783 events
from December 12, 2012 (x) to January 20, 2018

Sunday, August 6, 2017

Aug 6

Phineas The Clown at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park

at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
Phineas the Clown currently holds the world record for juggling clubs while bouncing on a pogo stick. Come see his show to see what he'll juggle next!
Category: Games, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Handheld Games of the Past

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

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
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Volunteer Orientation

at 334 Furman Street (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Want to get more involved at Brooklyn Bridge Park this year? Learn about our volunteer positions and their schedules!
Category: Volunteer, Waterfront
Free!

Aug 6

Phineas The Clown at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park

at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Phineas the Clown currently holds the world record for juggling clubs while bouncing on a pogo stick. Come see his show to see what he'll juggle next!
Category: Games, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 6

Hip to Hip Theatre Company

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

4:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Hip to Hip’s 11th season features madcap capers and epic battles, mistaken identity, unexpected marriages, and a vibrant cast of unforgettable characters, including the iconic Falstaff.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Waterfront, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Aug 6

Zumba with Dodge YMCA

at Pier 2 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

4:30 p.m.5:30 a.m.
Dodge YMCA fitness instructor Alma Bonilla’s Zumba classes are so much fun you’ll forget that you’re burning calories! Registration begins at 4:00 p.m. before each class.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug 6

Katz Concert Series: Yesterday & Today

at Juniper Valley Park Track (in Juniper Valley Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Beatles tribute band Yesterday & Today will be performing the Beatles greatest hits!
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug 6

Kayak Staten Island

at Page Avenue Beach, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join Kayak Staten Island for free public kayaking off the shore at a new location on Page Avenue in Tottenville.
Category: Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
Free!

Aug 6

Hudson Warehouse Presents: Henry V

at Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Led by a war time correspondent, we follow King Henry as he politically positions himself and his military campaign across France in his quest to take what he believes is rightfully his.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Aug 6

Movie Nights in the Rockways: Indiana Jones - Temple of Doom

at East 16th Road to East 18th Road on Cross Bay Boulevard (in Broad Channel Park), Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Indy needs to retrieve a precious gem and several kidnapped young boys on behalf of a remote East Indian village.
Category: Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Best For
Kids

Pages:< Prev114091410141114121413141414151579Next >

Related Information

  • Get information on upcoming events directly in your inbox by signing up for our Email Newsletters.
  • Know about an event that’s not on the calendar? Send us a tip!
  • Planning an event and considering hosting it in a park? Make sure to read our Planning an Event page.

Search Events

Time of Day
Categories
Type

Was this information helpful?