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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 24, 2013 (x) to April 25, 2026

Saturday, July 25, 2015

Jul25

Pearls of Wisdom: Brooklyn Then & Now

at Gil Hodges Community Garden, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Three locals share their experience through dynamic storytelling.
Category: Talks, Seniors
Free!

Jul25

Central Park Tour: Mid-Park Welcome Tour

at Alexander von Humboldt statue (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.2:45 p.m.
Explore some of the park's best-known features, including the Lake and the Ramble, and then marvel at the view from Belvedere Castle, on this tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Jul25

Guerilla Storytime

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
These fun pop-up readings with real librarians will offer families a chance to hear stories and sing songs in the park.
Category: Accessible, Best for Kids, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Highbridge: Rebirth of the Harlem River Panel Discussion

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
New York City photographers Duane Bailey-Castro, Nathan Kensinger, and Wes Tarca will talk about their work and collaboration of the group exhibition celebrating the High Bridge.
Category: Art, Talks, High Bridge
Free!

Must See
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Jul25

Youth Basketball Clinic

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

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
The Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy’s Summer Associates will coach your kids through basic basketball fundamentals like dribbling, shooting, passing and more! For kids ages 4-5.
Category: Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Leading the Way: Six Outstanding Women of Queens

at Kingsland Homestead (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech), Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
The Queens Historical Society presents their newest exhibition, Leading the Way: Six Outstanding Women of Queens. Featuring women from diverse fields and backgrounds, who at one…
Category: Art, History, Women's History Month

Jul25

Basic Canoeing

at The Peninsula (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Our trained Urban Park Rangers will lead you on canoe adventures. Basic Canoe programs are great for all skill levels. Children aged 8 and older are welcome.
Category: Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
Free!

Jul25

Youth Basketball Clinic

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

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy’s Summer Associates will coach your kids through basic basketball fundamentals like dribbling, shooting, passing and more! For kids ages 4-5.
Category: Best for Kids, Sports
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Bargemusic Family Concert

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Walk across the gangplank of a renovated coffee barge for a one-hour, family-friendly concert.
Category: Concerts, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul25

Shakespeare in the Park: The Merry Wives of Windsor

at Van Cortlandt House Museum (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Hip to Hip Theater Company presents The Merry Wives of Windstor at the Red Stapes south of Van Cortlandt House Museum. Preceded by a 4:30 p.m. children's workshop.
Category: Art, Best for Kids, Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Best For
Kids

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