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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 13, 2013 (x) to August 30, 2017

Saturday, July 30, 2016

Jul30

Historical Tour (South)

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come learn more about Robert Moses, the bridges, and the history of the island and the park it became.
Category: History, Tours
Free!

Jul30

Young Dancemakers Company

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
For a debut performance at Socrates Sculpture Park, teen dancers from the Young Dancemakers Company will present original danceworks as part of their citywide tour.
Category: Dance, Art, Waterfront
Free!

Jul30

Paper Arts & Crafts: Design Paper Fans

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Participants of all ages will have fun creating paper arts and crafts items to take home.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul30

Bonkerz the Clown at Fantasy Shore Amusement Park

at Fantasy Shore Amusement Park (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
Bonkerz the Clown will make jokes, clown around, and do some magic.
Category: Games, Best for Kids, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul30

Bike New York: Learn to Ride-Adults

at Gershwin School (in Linden Park), Brooklyn

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
With our safe, easy, effective method, Learn to Ride students learn how to balance, pedal, start, stop, and steer a bike, as well as adjust a helmet for proper fit.
Category: Education, Sports
Free!

Jul30

Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour

at Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Travel past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and on to the Dairy, with this tour of southern park highlights led by Central Park Conservancy tour guides.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours
Free!

Jul30

Meet the Artists: Amie Cunat and Joiri Minaya

at Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Meet Sunroom Project Space artists Amie Cunat and Joiri Minaya.
Category: Art, Talks
Free!

Jul30

Le Petit Zen Art: Still Life

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Create miniature Zen works of art (4"x6" or less) using multiple mediums like acrylic paint, water color, pastel, pencil, and ink, and surfaces like wood, canvas, paper, metal, and glass.
Category: Art, Seniors
Free!

Jul30

Ranger's Choice: Idlewild Birding by Canoe Excursion (advanced)

at Idlewild Park, Queens This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Enjoy a paddle in the wetlands of Jamaica Bay and view incredible birds. Pre-registration required.
Free!

Jul30

Suite Summer Festival

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The free, site-specific performances will invite the audience to rove around the park and participate in an immersive dance experience.
Category: Dance, Art, Waterfront
Free!

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