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.
Saturday, September 28, 2019
at Holley Plaza (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan
at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Join Socrates Sculpture Park for drop-in workshops, food demos, and activities for kids and families.
Category: Adaptive Programs, Education, Nature, Art, Best for Kids, Dogs, Food, Waterfront, Seniors, Workshops
at Thomas Greene Playground, Brooklyn
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Timeseed will feature an exhibit of seeds from all over the world, art builds for the Climate Strike, artmaking activities, and neighborhood storytelling.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art, Best for Kids, Talks
at Maria Hernandez Dog Park (in Maria Hernandez Park), Brooklyn
12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Maria Hernandez Dog Run P.A.C.K. (Pet owner Alliance for Community K-9s) to care for the dog run at Maria Hernandez Park.
Category: Dogs, Volunteer, It's My Park
at West 135th Street Plaza (in St. Nicholas Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
This monumental commission features twenty-four site-specific sculptures that gesture toward the structural and visual vernacular of public wayfinding signage.
Category: Adaptive Programs, Art
at Fort Greene Park Visitor Center (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers in Fort Greene Park to discover which trees and natural materials are used to build modern-day and tribal musical instruments.
Category: Education, Nature, Art, History, Best for Kids
at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park), Brooklyn
1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Bring the whole family for a day-long extravaganza of local growing, hands-on homesteading, and creativity that turns the traditional harvest festival on its ear!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Games, Best for Kids, Food, Fall Festivals
at Battery Urban Farm (in The Battery), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Farm educators will lead participants in the tasks needed to keep our farm thriving for the fall – this could include everything from planting to weeding or harvesting and spreading mulch.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, Volunteer