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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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Friday, July 29, 2016

Jul29

New York Euripides Summer Festival 2016 Presents Cyclops

at The East River Park Amphitheater (in John V. Lindsay East River Park ), Manhattan

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
On their way back to Ithaca, Odysseus and his companions confront the cyclops Polyphemus before escaping from Sicily.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Jul29

Summer Sounds: Orquesta Finke

at Clement Clarke Moore Homestead Park (in Moore Homestead Playground), Queens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Led by trombonist Tito Plana and percussionist Sam Diaz Jr. Orquesta Afinke is a Latin band featuring percussions, a swinging rhythmic section and a harmonic brass sound.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Jul29

Hike and Draw

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Focusing in on nature and transferring it to paper can be a calming and meditative process.
Category: Nature, Art, Hiking
Free!

Jul29

Hip Hop Dance Aerobics

at The Granite Prospect (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
This class teaches step by step movements with fun choreography, so you can get your feet moving and your heart pumping.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Jul29

Summer on the Hudson: Freshen Up Friday Concert Series - Consumata Sonidera

at 125th Street and Marginal Street (in West Harlem Piers), Manhattan

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Meet up in West Harlem Piers Park with friends on the last Friday of the month for great music, fresh air, and beautiful scenery.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Festivals, Free Summer Concerts, Waterfront
Free!

Jul29

Family Camping: Inwood Hill Park, Manhattan

at Inwood Hill Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Space is limited and participants are chosen by lottery. Registration opens from July 12 through July 19.
Category: Nature, Family Camping
Free!

Jul29

Lola Star's Dreamland Roller Disco Party: Wannabe

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

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Skate the night away at this Spice Girls, 90s pop-themed party.
Category: Dance

Must See
Event
Jul29

The Nutcracker

at Festival Site (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
You are welcome to bring a blanket, beach chair, and as many friends as you want to enjoy these historical performances.
Category: Accessible, Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul29

Movie Across from Golden Pond: Jurassic World

at 35th Avenue and Cross Island Parkway (in Crocheron Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
When chaos strikes, an animal expert (Chris Pratt) must take action to save the resort visitors
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Jul29

Town Square Presents SummerSTARZ: Pixels

at WNYC Transmitter Park, Brooklyn

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
When aliens mistake images of 1980s arcade games as a sign of aggression, they attack Earth with evil versions of Pac-Man, Donkey Kong, and other video-game characters.
Category: Accessible, Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Seniors
Free!

Best For
Kids

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