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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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Saturday, August 26, 2017

Aug26

Family Camping: Queens

at Alley Pond Park, Queens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Participants are chosen by lottery. Registration opens on August 16.
Category: Nature, Family Camping
Free!

Aug26

Beach Sessions Dance Series

at Beach 86th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Beach Sessions Dance Series is an outdoor dance performance series that presents professional dance companies to the Rockaway Community.
Category: Dance, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug26

All the Park's a Stage: Macbeth

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
This classic story of the perils of ultimate power is fueled by the supernatural forces that haunt the castles and forests of early Scotland.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Aug26

Bryant Park Presents: Shakespeare: The Tempest

at Bryant Park, Manhattan

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Join us on the lawn for a full production of The Tempest. Produced by the Drilling Company.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Food
Free!

Aug26

Movies Under the Stars: The Boss Baby

at Bensonhurst Park, Brooklyn

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
This hilarious animated feature tells the story of Tim, a wildly imaginative 7-year-old and his demanding new baby brother (Alec Baldwin) as they rival for their parents attention.
Category: Accessible, Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug26

Movies Under the Stars: X-Men: Apocalypse

at Stapleton Playground, Staten Island

8:00 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Since the dawn of civilization, he was worshipped as a god. Apocalypse, the first…
Category: Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug26

Arts, Culture & Fun: The Last Dragon (1985)

at Al Oerter Recreation Center (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Come and join us for a screening of Michael Schultz's The Last Dragon while enjoying the sunset.
Category: Accessible, Festivals, Film, Free Summer Movies, Seniors
Free!

Aug26

Movies Under the Stars: Fences

at Montbellier Park, Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
This movie adapts the Pulitzer Prize-winning play about a black garbage collector in 1950s Pittsburgh named Troy Maxson.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug26

Astronomy: The Night Sky

at Wolfe's Pond Park Comfort Station (in Wolfe's Pond Park), Staten Island

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Night Sky programs highlight the history and folklore of the solar system, using the naked eye to locate stars and planets.
Category: Education, Nature, Astronomy
Free!

Aug26

Movies Under the Stars: Southside With You

at Frederick Douglass Playground, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
This docudrama follows Barack Obama's first date with Michelle Robinson, his future wife, during the summer of 1989 in Chicago.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Must See
Event

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