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 December 13, 2012 (x) to April 15, 2018
Sunday, May 7, 2017
at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Some of New York’s most iconic sights are found in Central Park, including the fountain at Bethesda Terrace and Bow Bridge. Join Central Park Conservancy guides for an insider’s look.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Bring your little nature lovers to Queens Botanical Garden for a relaxing afternoon with a reading of Up, Down & Around by Katherine Ayres, followed by a seed planting.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Best for Kids
at Burnett Street and Avenue U (in Marine Park), Brooklyn
at Kingsland Homestead (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech), Queens
2:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
She is just as an accomplished artist as she is a writer; she illustrated the entire book herself! Pick up a copy of the book to have signed by this talented scholar.
Category: Best for Kids, Talks
at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
The Staten Island Philharmonic quintet will be performing classical pieces from the waterfront porch of the historic H.H. Biddle House overlooking Raritan Bay and Arthur Kill.
Category: Concerts, Festivals, Waterfront, Seniors
Monday, May 8, 2017
at McLaughlin Park, Brooklyn , Brooklyn Borough Hall, Brooklyn, Fort Hamilton Senior Recreation Center, Brooklyn, Metropolitan Recreation Center, Brooklyn, Red Hook Recreation Center (in Red Hook Recreation Area), Brooklyn , McCarren Play Center (in McCarren Park), Brooklyn , Sunset Park Recreation Center (in Sunset Park), Brooklyn
at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Coined the "wild garden" by designer Frederick Law Olmsted, the Ramble offers visitors a tranquil spot to meander along winding paths and discover hidden forest gardens.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
at I.S. 2 George L. Egbert Playground, Staten Island
at Building P (in Snug Harbor Cultural Center), Staten Island
5:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
Enjoy free arts workshops for the whole family! Songwriting, art-making, storytelling, poetry, movement and puppetry collide in this series of hands-on workshops for kids and adults alike.
Category: Education, Nature, Art, Best for Kids