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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 September 10, 2013 (x) to August 30, 2017

Saturday, October 24, 2015

Oct24

Central Park Tour: Conservatory Garden

at Vanderbilt Gate (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:15 p.m.
Take a tour with Conservatory Garden staff and learn about the history of the only formal garden in Central Park, including its restoration by Central Park Conservancy.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Oct24

Fall Foliage Walk: Trees of Lincoln Terrace

at Lincoln Terrace Park Entrance (in Lincoln Terrace / Arthur S. Somers Park), Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Let our Urban Park Ranger naturalists explain why leaves change colors and introduce you to the diversity of trees found in our urban forests.
Category: Nature, Fall Foliage
Free!

Oct24

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park

at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Some of New York’s most iconic sights are found in Central Park, including the fountain at Bethesda Terrace and Bow Bridge. Join Central Park Conservancy guides for an insider’s look.
Category: Nature, History, Tours

Oct24

Egbertville Ravine Hike (Moderate)

at Parking Area (in High Rock Park), Staten Island

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Our Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to the hidden gems of New York City.
Category: Nature, Hiking
Free!

Oct24

Pooch Parade & Howl-o-Ween Costume Contest

at Hylan Boulevard and Cornelia Avenue (in Wolfe's Pond Park), Staten Island

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Bring your best friend in costume!
Category: Festivals, Dogs, Halloween, Fall Festivals
Free!

Oct24

Haunted High Line Halloween

at West 14th Street to West 17th Street (in The High Line), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Join us for day of free community festivities, including a puppet show, storytelling, face painting, a photo booth, a take-home art project, and a ghost-themed scavenger hunt.
Category: Art, Games, Best for Kids, Halloween, Fall Festivals
Free!

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Oct24

Inclusive Sports Day

at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Come out and learn to play wheelchair basketball, track and field, sit volleyball, and/or wheelchair tennis.
Category: Accessible, Fitness, Best for Kids, Seniors
Free!

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Oct24

It's My Park at Brower Park

at Entrance at Brooklyn Avenue and Prospect Place (in Brower Park), Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with the Friends of Brower Park to help care for Brower Park. Volunteers are needed to mulch, weed, and plant the butterfly garden and tree beds.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Oct24

It's My Park at Kingfisher Pond Park

at Miles Avenue and Fairfield Street (in King Fisher Park), Staten Island

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
This It’s My Park season, volunteer with the surrounding community of Kingfisher Pond Park to help clean, rake, and weed along the trails.
Category: Nature, Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Oct24

Farmhouse Family Day

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park), Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Enjoy kid-friendly tours, hands-on activities, scavenger hunts, and more.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Games, History, Best for Kids, Halloween
Free!

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