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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Saturday, February 27, 2016
at Payson Center (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan
3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Did you know that Inwood Hill Park is called home by the great-horned owl? Eastern screech-owls also nest in the vicinity. Find out how these animals survive in our parks and what they eat!
Category: Nature, Best for Kids
Sunday, February 28, 2016
at Carmine Carro Community Center (in Marine Park), Brooklyn
9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.
Join New York Road Runners for free weekly runs in your neighborhood! Open to all ages and experience levels. Walkers, strollers, and dogs on leash are welcome. No advance registration required.
at Al Oerter Recreation Center (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens
at Ecology Building (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Go on a visit to Wave Hill’s Cactus and Succulent House and leave winter behind. Spend some time sketching and painting the exotic desert dwellers, then, using sand and tempera…
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids
at New York Botanical Garden, Bronx
10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
More thrilling than ever, the 14th annual Orchid Show transports visitors on a journey through orchid collecting history, each moment playing out against a stunning backdrop of orchids.
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 Prospect Park Zoo (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
11:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
The WCS’s (Wildlife Conservation Society) Prospect Park Zoo is celebrating the Year of the Monkey with special activities to ring in the Lunar New Year.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Art, Festivals, Best for Kids, Lunar New Year
at 53rd to 55th Streets and 8th Avenue
11:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
There will be cultural performances, martial arts, lion's dancing, art and crafts, calligraphy, giveaways, free popcorn, cotton candy, and social services booths.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Concerts, Dance, Fitness, Lunar New Year