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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from February 1, 2013 (x) to April 25, 2026
Saturday, July 2, 2016
at J Hood Wright Park (in J. Hood Wright Park), Manhattan
at McCarren Park Track Bayard Street and Union Avenue Entrance (in McCarren Park), Brooklyn
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Good.Clean.Fun. to help care for McCarren Park. When you go exercise in the park, borrow a pair of re-usable work gloves from Good.Clean.Fun to pick up some of the trash you may encounter along the way.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
at Beach 86th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens
at Greenbelt Recreation Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island
at Vanderbilt Gate (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Central Park Conservancy staff takes you on a guided stroll amid thousands of trees, shrubs, perennials, and annuals that bloom throughout the year.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Connie Reagan Blake, Len Cabral, Laura Simms, and Lisa Marie Nedergaard will lead a special Independence Day Celebration and share Appalachian, Caribbean, and Danish stories with accompaniment from cellist Lynn Andersen.
Category: Best for Kids
at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Get the most out of the growing season by sowing late summer and fall crops. Learn about the best vegetables, herbs, and fruits to plant around this time.