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 9,881–9,890 out of 13,457 events
from January 2, 2013 (x) to December 30, 2017

Friday, September 9, 2016

Sep 9

Special Screening: 'Saving Jamaica Bay'

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

6:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
"Saving Jamaica Bay" tells the story of how one community fought the government and overcame Hurricane Sandy to clean up and restore the largest open space in New York City.
Category: Nature, Film

Sep 9

Bat Bonanza Night Hike

at Willowbrook Park, Staten Island

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Back by popular demand! Join us for an end-of-summer stroll around Willowbrook Park in search of flying nocturnal mosquito-eaters—bats!
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, Hiking
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 9

Bryant Park Presents Shakespeare: Measure for Measure

at Upper Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
See The Drilling Company perform Shakespeare's "Measure for Measure" in the park!
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Sep 9

Family Camping: Queens

at Fort Totten Park, Queens

7:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
We camp to create lasting memories, connect with the natural world, and bond with our families. Space is limited, participants are selected via lottery. Participants are chosen by a lottery.
Category: Nature, Family Camping
Free!

Sep 9

Movies Under the Stars: Annie

at At Dewey Avenue and Balcom Avenue (in Ferry Point Park), Bronx

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film!
Category: Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 9

Shadow Puppet Show

at Cooper Street Community Garden, Brooklyn

7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Join Miss C. & Company as exquisitely hand-crafted, two-dimensional puppets come to life through enchanting theatrical narrative.
Category: Best for Kids, Theater
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 9

Movies Under the Stars: Rachet and Clank

at Surf Playground, Brooklyn

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Oddball alien Ratchet and his brainy robot sidekick Clank embark on their biggest adventure ever in this adaptation of the video-game franchise.
Category: Accessible, Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 9

Movies Under the Stars: The Blues Brothers

at McCarren Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:45 p.m.
This musical crime comedy is directed by John Landis and features musical numbers by James Brown, Cab Calloway, Aretha Franklin, Ray Charles, and John Lee Hooker.
Category: Accessible, Film, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Sep 9

Movies Under the Stars: Open Season Scared Silly

at Matthew P. Sapolin Playground, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film! Elliott, Boog and friends return for an all new adventure in the wilderness in this…
Category: Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Best For
Kids
Sep 9

Lola Star's Dreamland Roller Disco Party: Purple Rain

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

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Dress up and skate along to music by Prince.
Category: Dance

Must See
Event

Pages:< Prev19869879889899909919921346Next >

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?