NYC Resources311Office of the Mayor

Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation

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.

Viewing 10,321–10,330 out of 12,973 events
from March 24, 2013 (x) to December 29, 2018

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Oct12

The Uni Project Reading Room at Washington Square Park

at Northwest Corner Seating Area (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan

2:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Stop by the open-air reading room for a day of fun!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct12

Double Dutch

at Al Oerter Recreation Center (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Calling all jump rope enthusiasts to take your rope skills to the next level. Come join us for weekly double dutch instruction. This class is to open to children of all skill…
Category: Best for Kids, Sports
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct12

Bryant Park Fall Birding Tours

at Andrew Heiskell Plaza (in Bryant Park), Manhattan

5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Bryant Park is a hotspot for avian visitors and birders alike. Past sightings include warblers, tanagers, vireos, thrushes, and even a Chuck-will's-widow!
Category: Birding, Nature, Wildlife
Free!

Oct12

Triangular Double Raised Bed Design

at 462 Halsey Community Garden, Brooklyn

5:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Need a raised bed for a corner or just looking for interesting raised bed designs? Come learn how to measure angles and put together a triangular, double-height raised bed.
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

Oct12

Arts, Culture & Fun: Make Your Mark

at Tony Dapolito Recreation Center, Manhattan

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join artist Amy DiGi for a rooftop watercolor painting and monotypes printmaking workshop, hosted in partnership with the Art Students League’s Seeds of the League program!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Art, Seniors
Free!

Oct12

Wheelchair Basketball

at St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Have you ever wanted to learn how to play wheelchair basketball and know the rules inside and out? Well, here's your chance to learn from the best!
Category: Accessible

Oct12

Public Art Exhibition Opening: Triquetra for Healing by Julia Sinelnikova

at Park House Lawn (in Brower Park), Brooklyn

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
The artist, Julia Sinelnikova, also known as The Oracle, will present a spoken word and movement performance within the artwork, which will be illuminated with projections for this night only.
Category: Accessible, Dance, Art, Talks
Free!

Oct12

Open Track Night

at Icahn Stadium (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
This weekly event is an opportunity for adult runners and walkers of all abilities to utilize world-class Icahn Stadium!
Category: Fitness, Sports, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Oct12

Summer on the Hudson: Yoga Flow

at North Lawn at 78th Street (in Riverside Park), Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Link mindful breathing with movement in this full spectrum yoga practice that includes modifications and intensifications depending on experience level. Bring your own mat.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Oct12

Movies Under the Stars: Singin' in the Rain (1952)

at De Witt Clinton Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
In this lighthearted musical spoof of the early days of Hollywood, a 1920s silent-film star falls for a spunky chorus girl, much to the dismay of his diva-ish leading lady.
Category: Film, Theater, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Pages:< Prev110301031103210331034103510361298Next >

Related Information

  • Get information on upcoming events directly in your inbox by signing up for our Email Newsletters.
  • Know about an event that’s not on the calendar? Send us a tip!
  • Planning an event and considering hosting it in a park? Make sure to read our Planning an Event page.

Search Events

Time of Day
Categories
Type

Was this information helpful?