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.
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Saturday, February 27, 2016
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Leave winter behind. Go on a visit to Wave Hill’s Cactus and Succulent House. Spend some time sketching and painting the exotic desert dwellers, then make a desert mirage.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
See sites that played important strategic roles in the American Revolution and the War of 1812, and enjoy the stunning overlook to the Harlem Meer.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Seniors
at Prospect Park Zoo (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
11:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
The WCS’s (Wildlife Conservation Society) Prospect Park Zoo is celebrating the Year of the Monkey with special activities to ring in the Lunar New Year.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Art, Festivals, Best for Kids, Lunar New Year
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
at Hansborough Pool and Recreation Center (in Hansborough Recreation Center), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks to celebrate, honor and engage young women and girls in sports! Featuring sports demos, fun activities, giveaways and more.
Category: Fitness, Best for Kids, Sports, Girls and Women in Sports
at St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park), Bronx
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
1:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
The Poe Park Visitor Center closes its 3rd Annual Whimsical Winter Wonder...exhibition with one last chance to meet and greet the artists.
at Environmental Education Center (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn
1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Get to know Brooklyn Bridge Park with our 250-gallon aquarium filled with critters from the East River, a 10’-scale model of Brooklyn Bridge Park, crafts, a reading corner, and much more!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Best for Kids