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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 November 1, 2013 (x) to December 28, 2019

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Aug 2

Sunset Wednesdays Outdoor Music: Salsa Bruja with Caridad de la Luz & Dancers

at Wave HillBronx This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Salsa Bruja takes salsa from the clubs and theaters to this beautiful garden setting.
Category: Concerts

Must See
Event
Aug 2

Double Dutch

at Pier 2 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Learn to double dutch in a block party environment with experienced Brooklyn-based Double Dutch Empire instructors.
Category: Sports
Free!

Aug 2

Outdoor Cinema: The Challenge (Qatar/France/Italy)

at Socrates Sculpture ParkQueens

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Italian artist Yuri Ancarani’s visually striking documentary enters the surreal world of wealthy Qatari sheikhs who moonlight as amateur falconers, with no expenses spared along the way.
Category: Festivals, Film, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront
Free!

Aug 2

Summer on the Hudson: Pier I Picture Show - The Muppets Movie

at Pier I (in Riverside Park South)Manhattan

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Pack a picnic, bring a friend, and settle in for a movie night out on the Pier.
Category: Accessible, Festivals, Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 2

Summer Movies Under the Stars Presents Moonrise Kingdom

at Long Meadow by the Picnic House (in Prospect Park)Brooklyn

7:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Twelve-year-olds Sam and Suzy have fallen in love and decide to run away. But a violent storm is approaching the island, forcing a group of quirky adults to mobilize a search party.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Free!

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Event
Aug 2

Wheelchair Basketball Open Gym hosted by the NY Rollin' Knicks Wheelchair Basketball Team

at West Bronx Recreation CenterBronx This is an Accessible location

7:30 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Come out and scrimmage against other wheelchair basketball players from the NYC area.
Category: Accessible, Sports

Aug 2

Firecracker Twilight 2 Mile Run

at Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex (in Ocean Breeze Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

8:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
The Firecracker Twilight 2 Mile Run is an out and back course every Wednesday beginning June 14th until August 30th. Race start is at 8:00pm. The start and finish is at…
Free!

Aug 2

CANCELLED: Movies Under the Stars: Jungle Book

at Glenwood PlaygroundBrooklyn

8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free family film! Know Before You Go: You should come before 8:30 p.m. to get your spot…
Category: Accessible, Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 2

CANCELLED: Movies Under the Stars: Queen of Katwe

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Biopic of Ugandan chess prodigy Phiona Mutesi traces her journey from the slums of Katwe, where she is forced to abandon her schooling at the age of nine, to the upper echelons of the chess world.
Category: Film, History, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Aug 2

Movies Under the Stars: Hidden Figures

at Samuel Seabury PlaygroundManhattan

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
This film tells the story of a team of female African-American mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program.
Category: Film, History, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

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Event

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