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 December 29, 2018
Saturday, October 14, 2017
at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Poignant scenes of death and grief recreated in the house will explore mid-19th century mourning customs. And stage your own “postmortem” photograph in our 19th century coffin.
Category: Education, History, Theater, Tours, Halloween, Seniors
at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
As part of the citywide Open House New York Weekend, the historic houses of Conference House Park will be open for self-guided tours.
Category: Nature, Art, History, Tours, Waterfront, Open House New York, Hiking
at Jamaica Muslim Center, Queens
12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
New York Restoration Project continues to partner with community organizations throughout the five boroughs to give away hundreds of free trees to New Yorkers during fall.
at Willowbrook Park Archery Range (in Willowbrook Park), Staten Island
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Late-blooming plants like asters, dahlias and salvias create a spectacle equal to that of spring. Asst. Director of Horticulture Matthew Turnbull shares his seasonal floral favorites.
Category: Nature, Tours
at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Hansel and Gretel’s Halloween Adventure picks up where the original Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre production leaves off; with the siblings’ pet swan Samantha flying…
Category: Best for Kids, Theater, Halloween
at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens
1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
The site-specific works are interspersed throughout the landscape and public artworks, and are inspired by the park's unique outdoor waterfront setting and the 2017 Socrates Annual.
Category: Art, Theater
at Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill), Bronx
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
"Call & Response" artist Kiran Chandra presents an interpretive reading of Mark Twain’s controversial 1905 text "The War Prayer," performed in front of her outdoor installation.
Category: Art, History