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, October 14, 2017
at Myrtle Avenue at Washington Park (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Step inside this historic monument and learn about Fort Greene Park history, the Revolutionary War, and the stories of those who perished during the war.
Category: History, Tours, Open House New York
at The Cottage (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan , Stone Pillars (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
at Victory Field (in Forest Park), Queens
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Using key elements of poetry (rhythm, imagery, diction) and prose (character, setting, dialogue), we’ll explore the imaginative and surprising ways of creating big effects in small packages.
Category: Accessible, Education, Talks
at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Poignant scenes of death and grief recreated in the house will explore mid-19th century mourning customs. And stage your own “postmortem” photograph in our 19th century coffin.
Category: Education, History, Theater, Tours, Halloween, Seniors
at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
As part of the citywide Open House New York Weekend, the historic houses of Conference House Park will be open for self-guided tours.
Category: Nature, Art, History, Tours, Waterfront, Open House New York, Hiking
at Jamaica Muslim Center, Queens
12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
New York Restoration Project continues to partner with community organizations throughout the five boroughs to give away hundreds of free trees to New Yorkers during fall.
at Willowbrook Park Archery Range (in Willowbrook Park), Staten Island
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Late-blooming plants like asters, dahlias and salvias create a spectacle equal to that of spring. Asst. Director of Horticulture Matthew Turnbull shares his seasonal floral favorites.
Category: Nature, Tours