NYC Resources311Office of the Mayor

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 11,361–11,370 out of 16,280 events
from January 2, 2013 (x) to December 28, 2019

Saturday, May 12, 2018

May12

CANCELLED: Summer on the Hudson: Shape Up NYC Zumba in West Harlem Piers Park

at On the Pier (in West Harlem Piers)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Join Shape Up NYC's fun Zumba class! Colorful outfits are encouraged!
Category: Dance, Fitness, Sports, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

May12

Free Tree Giveaway and Plant Sale

at Discovery Community GardenQueens

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Discovery Community Garden will be hosting a free community tree giveaway and selling plants, flowers, and veggie starts at a super low price.
Category: Nature
Free!

May12

Free Bike Skills 101: Learn to Ride - Adults

at Boxcar Playground (in Crotona Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
It doesn’t matter if you’re 18 or 80, Bike New York will get you rolling in no time with their safe, easy, effective method.
Category: Education, Sports, Learn To Ride, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

May12

Survival Series: Water Filtration Techniques

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Learn tips and tricks that will enhance your knowledge of the natural world, and that might just save your life.
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

May12

Spring Fest

at Queens County Farm Museum (in Queens Farm Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Ever seen a sheep get a haircut? Join us on the farm for sheep shearing and wool spinning demos! There will be live music, crafts, hayrides, and tasty local food, too!
Category: Accessible, Education, Nature, Festivals, Best for Kids

Best For
Kids
May12

International Migratory Bird Day: Piping Plovers

at Rockaway BeachQueens

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Birding programs are appropriate for all skill levels and beginners are welcome.
Category: Birding, Nature, Wildlife
Free!

May12

Compost 101 (NYC Compost Project)

at Compost Demonstration Site (in Snug Harbor Cultural Center)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
What is compost? How do I make it? Do I need a bin? Do I need worms? This workshop will introduce you to compost, how it’s made, and what to do with it when it’s done.
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer
Free!

May12

Ecological City

at Loisaida Inc. CenterManhattan

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Ecological City is a climate action, an urban pilgrimage, and a performance art event.
Category: Nature, Art, Festivals
Free!

Must See
Event
May12

Kite Making Workshop

at Highland Park Children's Garden (in Highland Park)Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Enjoy a fun afternoon with a local artist at our kite making workshop.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
May12

Learn to Ride - Kids: Midland Beach (Staten Island)

at Midland Playground (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach)Staten Island

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Bike Skills 101: Learn to Ride — Kids is a free group class for children who are ready to ditch their training wheels and ride a two-wheeler for the first time.
Category: Education, Best for Kids, Sports, Learn To Ride
Free!

Must See
Event

Pages:< Prev111341135113611371138113911401628Next >

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?