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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Sunday, December 17, 2017
at Main Park House (in Cunningham Park), Queens
9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC.
at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park), Brooklyn
10:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle. Birding programs are appropriate for all skill levels. Beginners are welcome.
Category: Birding, Nature, Wildlife
at Wall Street and St. Marks Place (in Lt. Lia Playground), Staten Island
10:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with HEALTH for Youths to help cleanup and beautify our park, while maintaining our planting area at Lt. Lia Playground.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Celebrate Wave Hill's Feed the Birds Day! Make fun, birdy marionette puppets to hang on a group tree-display indoors, or to dance and chirp in the Sarah and Geoffrey Gund Theater.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids, Wildlife
at Forest Park, Queens
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
This extensive one-way hike highlights Forest Park's history and its surrounding neighborhoods of Kew Gardens, Glendale, Richmond Hill, and Woodhaven. Registration is required.
Category: Nature, Fitness, History, Hiking
at Alexander von Humboldt statue (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Explore some of the park's best-known features, including the Lake and the Ramble, and then marvel at the view from Belvedere Castle, on this tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
at Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, Manhattan
at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–1:45 p.m.
The Three Bears Holiday Bash is a variety show that celebrates the holiday season in song, dance and puppetry. This production quickly becomes a comedy of errors when Baby Bear invites…
Category: Best for Kids
at Marion Hopkinson Playground, Brooklyn
2:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Help Marion Street Park Block Association trim this year's Christmas tree! Bring your own ornament, or use one of theirs. Enjoy a cup of hot cocoa, and sing carols!
Category: Festivals, Winter Holidays, Holiday Lightings