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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 September 15, 2018

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Aug16

Pop-Up Pool Free Swim

at Pier 2 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Take in the sunshine and cool water at the Pier 2 Pop-Up Pool! The 30'x50' pool includes a sandy beach and play area with refreshing food and drinks from Lizzmonade.
Category: Accessible, Sports
Free!

Aug16

Theatre Fun in the Sun! Diversion debajo del Sol! - Mini Camp

at Payson Playground (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
FREE Interactive theatre workshops for the whole family!
Category: Best for Kids, Theater
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug16

Coastal Cleanup

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Coastal Cleanup Volunteers give back to the community by helping us remove hundreds of pounds of trash from Pier 1 salt marshes and beaches.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Aug16

Summer Sports Experience at Williamsbridge Oval

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval), Bronx

10:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
The Summer Sports Experience teaches an abundant array of sports activities. Sports include basketball, flag football, soccer, track, kickball, and more!
Category: Best for Kids, Sports, Summer Sports Experience
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug16

The Princess, The Emperor and The Duck

at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park), Manhattan

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Set in Africa, China and our own Central Park, The Princess, The Emperor, and The Duck retells storyteller Hans Christian Andersen’s world-famous fairy tales — The Princess…
Category: Art, Best for Kids

Best For
Kids
Aug16

CityParks PuppetMobile presents Cinderella Samba at Thomas Jefferson

at Thomas Jefferson Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Cinderella Samba is a contemporary twist on the classic “Cinderella” fairy tale. The CityParks PuppetMobile production sets the timeless tale in the lush landscape of…
Category: Accessible, Best for Kids, Theater
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug16

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park

at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Some of New York’s most iconic sights are found in Central Park, including the fountain at Bethesda Terrace and Bow Bridge. Join Central Park Conservancy guides for an insider’s look.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors

Aug16

Water Olympics

at Tornsey Playground (in Torsney Playground), Queens This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for a day of water-themed activities, led by our Kids in Motion staff.
Category: Games, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug16

Water Olympics

at Tornsey Playground (in Torsney Playground), Queens This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for a day of water-themed activities with our Kids in Motion staff.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Games, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug16

2016 Summer Sports Experience Jamboree

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval), Bronx

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
The Jamboree will highlight our most popular sports covered throughout the Summer Sports Experience program, including baseball, basketball, football, and more!
Category: Fitness, Games, Best for Kids, Sports
Free!

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