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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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Saturday, July 16, 2016

Jul16

Le Petit Zen Art: Still Life

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Create miniature Zen works of art (4"x6" or less) using multiple mediums like acrylic paint, water color, pastel, pencil, and ink, and surfaces like wood, canvas, paper, metal, and glass.
Category: Art, Seniors
Free!

Jul16

Hudson Warehouse Shakespeare Workout

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

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
This series of workshops cover elements of voice production, acting, and stage combat.
Category: Education, Festivals, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Jul16

The Sammie and Tudie Show at Forest Park Carousel

at Forest Park Carousel (in Forest Park), Queens

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Come see why Sammie and Tudie are New York's favorite comedy duo! With their signature brand of silliness, Sammie and Tudie will take both kids and parents on a wild ride of fun, magic, and zany props.
Category: Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Bargemusic Family Concert

at Bargemusic (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
This one-hour, family-friendly performance includes a Q & A session with the musicians.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Jul16

Presto Pete and Incredulous Chris Show at Fantasy Shore Amusement Park

at Fantasy Shore Amusement Park (in Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk and Beach), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
They are two brothers who have been performing around the east coast for the past four years, making kid's not only laugh, but also giggle and guffaw!
Category: Best for Kids, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul16

Bimbo Rivas Anniversary Celebration at La Plaza Cultural

at La Plaza Cultural (in ), Manhattan

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join us for a celebration, workshop, and screening about the life, work, and legacy of community icon and artist, Bimbo Rivas.
Category: Accessible, Art, Festivals, Film, History, Seniors
Free!

Jul16

Garden Grooves

at Greene Acres Community Garden, Brooklyn

6:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Enjoy the soothing sounds of live music from local musicians in the comfort of New York Restoration Project’s outdoor spaces.
Category: Concerts
Free!

Jul16

Family Camping: Central Park, Manhattan

at Central Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Space is limited and participants are chosen by lottery. Registration opens from June 29 to July 6.
Category: Nature, Family Camping
Free!

Jul16

Family Camping Staten Island: Blue Heron Park, Staten Island

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 a.m.
Space is limited and participants are chosen by lottery.Registration opens from June 29 to July 6.
Category: Nature, Family Camping
Free!

Jul16

Gibney Dance in Brooklyn Bridge Park

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join us for sunset performances on the river, class in the grass, and other dance happenings set against the Manhattan skyline.
Category: Dance
Free!

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