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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Sunday, January 3, 2016
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Learn the meanings and signs represented by animals in the Chinese New Year calendar and Spirit Animal teachings of Native Americans. Let’s see—what animal will you be this…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids, Winter Holidays
at East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Visit some of the park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, and the Lake, on this east-to-west tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: History, Tours
at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Discover which plants are in bloom in each of the seasons, even in the dead of winter. Learn about the garden's history, future, and secrets from Fort Tryon's expert horticulture staff.
Category: Nature, Tours
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at Kingsland Homestead (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech), Queens
2:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
The Queens Historical Society presents their newest exhibition, Leading the Way: Six Outstanding Women of Queens. Featuring women from diverse fields and backgrounds, who at one…
Category: Art, History, Women's History Month
at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park), Queens
at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park), Brooklyn
7:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers will be your guides to the solar system. This program will feature the use of telescopes to observe the Quadrantids meteor shower. All equipment is provided.
Category: Nature, Astronomy
Monday, January 4, 2016
at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
NYC Parks celebrates the holiday season with its 33rd annual exhibition of unique, unconventional wreaths. A diverse selection of 50 fine artists, designers, and other spirited…
Category: Art, Best for Kids, Winter Holidays, Seniors