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 12,991–13,000 out of 16,283 events
from January 3, 2013 (x) to January 20, 2018
Saturday, June 17, 2017
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
What's in the Park's water? Join Prospect Park Alliance to learn about water chemistry and identify the creatures that live in and around the Park’s waterways.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Wildlife
at Myrtle Village Green Community Garden, Brooklyn
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Myrtle Village Green Community Garden, in partnership with Bed-Stuy Restoration Corporation, is leading a family-friendly bike tour of some of our favorite community gardens in Bed-Stuy.
at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Tours, Food, Talks, Waterfront
at Naumburg Bandshell (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Enjoy rock climbing, zip lining, mountain biking, virtual reality surfing, and more at our annual summer festival.
Category: Education, Festivals, Fitness, Games, Best for Kids, Sports
at Bushwick Inlet Park Center (in Bushwick Inlet Park), Brooklyn
at Main Street and Elder Avenue (in Kissena Corridor Park), Queens
at 134 Ave & 150 Street (in Baisley Pond Park), Queens
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Did you know? While dredging the bottom of Baisley Pond in the late 1800s, city workers unearthed the remains of an American Mastodon. Today a sculpture of a mastodon in Sutphin…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Festivals, Best for Kids
at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
This art-based workshop focuses on the Underground Railroad, including secret messages that were encoded through patchwork quilts to help guide slaves to freedom.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Best for Kids