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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from September 10, 2013 (x) to December 28, 2019
Sunday, October 15, 2017
at Chess & Checkers House (in Central Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Why do birds flock to Central Park every spring and fall? We’ll find out as we explore Central Park’s woodlands, and learn the basics of bird identification.
Category: Birding, Nature, Best for Kids, Tours, Wildlife
at 181 Street and Riverside Drive (in Fort Washington Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Rediscover the history of this unique landmark. As part of Open House New York, join the Urban Park Rangers on guided tours of Jeffrey's Hook Lighthouse.
Category: History, Tours, Open House New York
at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
We’ll have live music, bounce houses, a petting zoo, face painting, tours, composting demonstrations, craft and food vendors, beer & wine tent, the ever-popular Pumpkin Patch, and more.
Category: Nature, Festivals, Best for Kids, Fall Festivals
at Queens County Farm Museum (in Queens Farm Park), Queens
at The Cottage (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan , Stone Pillars (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
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 Bayswater Playground (in Bayswater Park), Queens
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks & Council Member Richards for a day of fun activities including crafts, inflatables, games, pony rides, a pumpkin patch, music, and more!
Category: Festivals, Best for Kids, Fall Festivals