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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 23, 2016

Jul23

Bronx Kill Salt Marsh Tour

at Randall's Island Connector (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Join us for a tour of the Bronx Kill Salt Marsh to view wildlife up close, learn about the ecological importance of wetlands, and explore the waterfront.
Category: Tours
Free!

Jul23

Summer on the Hudson: Sun Gaze

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Summer on the Hudson welcomes all to join the Amateur Astronomers Association to gaze at the sun through a safe scope and see the central star of our solar system.
Category: Education, Nature, Festivals, Waterfront, Astronomy
Free!

Jul23

Bonkerz the Clown at Forest Park Carousel

at Forest Park Carousel (in Forest Park), Queens

4:00 p.m.4:45 p.m.
Every Saturday during the Summer, Forest Park Carousel offers free kid-friendly entertainment. The performances are at 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.
Category: Games, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul23

Gardens Rising: Major Play Day

at Green Oasis and Gilbert Sculpture Garden, Manhattan

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Saturday's activities will be a prep for your garden hosting the the Design Team at a scheduled garden meeting.
Category: Education, Seniors
Free!

Jul23

What the Health Should I Eat? - Botanical Cocktail Making

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Make delicious summer cocktails that are also good for your health!
Category: Food

Jul23

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!

Jul23

Skats The Clown 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.
Skats the Clown has been bringing the funny to audiences for nearly two decades. His confusing style of clown comedy is guaranteed to bring out the inner child in everyone.
Category: Games, Best for Kids, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul23

Arts, Culture & Fun Presents: A Night of Swing!

at The Jackie Robinson Park Bandshell (in Jackie Robinson Park), Manhattan, Jackie Robinson Park entrance (in Jackie Robinson Park), Manhattan

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join us for a celebration of one of Harlem's most exiciting dance genres. Come early for a dance lesson provided by The Harlem Swing Dance Society. Stay a while for open dance to…
Category: Dance, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Jul23

Summer on the Hudson: Quiet Clubbing

at On the Pier (in West Harlem Piers), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Don headphones and party on the pier with Summer on the Hudson. Change DJs with a flick of a switch and sway along with your friends or to your own tune.
Category: Accessible, Dance, Festivals, Waterfront
Free!

Jul23

Garden Grooves

at Bedford Stuyvesant 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’s outdoor spaces.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

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