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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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from February 16, 2013 (x) to December 15, 2018

Friday, August 4, 2017

Aug 4

Free Community Rowing at Van Cortlandt Park Lake

at South end of lake (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

4:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Rowing is a beautifully simple, healthy, and empowering sport, and the ample waters of the lake are an ideal place to pursue its pleasures.
Category: Nature, Fitness, Volunteer, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug 4

Bryant Park Friday Picnics

at Bryant Park Lawn (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Every Friday on the lawn, Bryant Park has a free picnic, featuring over 100 free blankets to borrow, and live food and entertainment.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Dance, Art, Festivals, Games, Theater, Free Summer Concerts, Free Summer Theater, Food
Free!

Aug 4

Family Camping: Fort Totten, Queens

at Fort Totten Park, Queens

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Participants are chosen by lottery. Registration opens on July 26.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, Family Camping
Free!

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Aug 4

Summer on the Hudson: #TotallyPublicKaraoke

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Amaze the crowd when you rock the mic at #TotallyPublicKaraoke nights. Bring your friends, your voice, and your courage. All ages!
Category: Accessible, Festivals, Waterfront
Free!

Aug 4

Bryant Park Presents: IN/TER\SECT

at Bryant Park, Manhattan

6:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
IN/TER\SECT is a two-day festival of world-class jazz and classical music, featuring new works from incredible composers.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Aug 4

Hudson Warehouse Presents: Henry V

at Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Led by a war time correspondent, we follow King Henry as he politically positions himself and his military campaign across France in his quest to take what he believes is rightfully his.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater
Free!

Aug 4

Body Combat with Dodge YMCA

at Pier 6 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Your instructor will lead you through a workout which combines upper and lower body moves using power training, muay thai, and karate.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug 4

Hip Hop Dance Aerobics with Dodge YMCA

at Pier 3 Greenway Terrace (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
This Dodge YMCA class gets your heart pumping with hip-hop music and hot step-by-step dance moves.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Aug 4

Movie Night Across from Golden Pond: Space Jam

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

7:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Michael Jordan tries to save Bugs Bunny from aliens plotting to kidnap him. Voices: Billy West, Danny DeVito, Kath Soucie. Directed by Joe Pytka.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

Aug 4

BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival: Creed with live score by Wordless Music Orchestra + Frank Haye & the Brooklyn Interdenominational Choir

at Prospect Park Bandshell (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Brooklyn collective Wordless Music Orchestra, conducted onstage by the score's composer, Ludwig Goransson, provides the live score for Creed, a story of underdogs and redemption.
Category: Concerts, Film, Free Summer Movies, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

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