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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Monday, October 28, 2019


FASTNET: Plein-Air Drawings at Freshkills Park

at Arsenal (in Central Park)Manhattan

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
FASTNET: Plein-Air Drawings at Freshkills Park is an exhibition of plein-air drawings and ink studies made within a 20-foot shipping container.
Category: Adaptive Programs, Nature, Art


Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park

at Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop (in Central Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Some of New York’s most iconic sights are found in Central Park, including the fountain at Bethesda Terrace and Bow Bridge. Join Central Park Conservancy guides for an insider’s look.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours


CANCELLED: It's My Park at Michael J. Leonard Memorial Plaza

at Michael J. Leonard Memorial PlazaStaten Island

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteer with the Staten Island Royal Lions Club as they clean and beautify Michael J. Leonard Memorial Plaza.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park


Toddler Halloween

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)Bronx

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Families and children 5 years and under are invited to the Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Centers Toddler Halloween. The event will include arts and crafts, games,…
Category: Best for Kids, Fall Festivals

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Exhibition – Death, Mourning, and the Hereafter in Mid-19th Century New York

at Merchant's House MuseumManhattan

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Poignant scenes throughout the house explore 19th-century customs surrounding death, a time, unlike today, when death and mourning were pervasive and integral parts of life.
Category: History, Tours, Halloween, Talks


Arts, Culture & Fun: Measure for Measure

at Lost Battalion Hall Recreation CenterQueens This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
The Public’s acclaimed Mobile Unit will transport to the vibrant streets of New Orleans for a bold new production of Shakespeare’s Measure for Measure directed by LA Williams.
Category: Adaptive Programs, Theater, Seniors


Donna Napoli: Staten Island Treasures

at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
For over 10 years, local artist Donna Napoli has enjoyed capturing Staten Island in watercolor, to "preserve" the charm and value of its "Mom and Pop" businesses, historic homes, parks, and wildlife as local treasures.
Category: Nature, Art, Waterfront, Wildlife


Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

at Samuel F. B. Morse Statue (in Central Park)Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 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: Nature, History, Tours


Youth Adaptive Running Program with Fast Feet NYC

at McCarren Play Center (in McCarren Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and Fast Feet NYC for an opportunity to foster physical wellness, teamwork, and sportsmanship.
Category: Adaptive Programs, Fitness, Sports


Candlelight Ghost Tours of ‘Manhattan’s Most Haunted House’

at Merchant's House MuseumManhattan

6:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
We invite you to venture into the dark and ghostly shadows of history by flickering candlelight to hear chilling tales of restless phantoms, voices calling into the night, and unsettling occurrences.
Category: History, Tours, Halloween

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