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.
Viewing 11–20 out of 1,674 events
from February 24, 2018 to December 28, 2019
Saturday, February 24, 2018
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Spend some time sketching and painting exotic desert dwellers and tropical inhabitants, then, using sand and vibrant tempera paint, make a desert or tropical mirage.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids, School Break
at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan
10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Join us for a rare off-hours tour of the Merchant’s House. Gain new insight on Antebellum architecture and see several spaces not normally seen by the regular Museum visitor.
Category: Education, History, Tours
at Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.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, Seniors
at Parking Lot (in Clove Lakes Park), Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Learn tips and tricks that will enhance your knowledge of the natural world, and might just save your life. All programs are family friendly, but are recommended for ages 8 years and older.
Category: Education, Nature
at Saint Peter's Church, Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
At Stop ‘N’ Swaps, New Yorkers bring items they no longer need and find things that are new to them. Stop 'N' Swaps encourage reuse, build community, and reduce waste sent to landfills.
at Gansevoort Plaza (in The High Line), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–12:45 p.m.
Join us for a free 45-minute long tour led by High Line Docents, knowledgeable volunteer guides who offer you an insider's perspective on the park's history, design, and landscape.
Category: Nature, Tours
at Overlook at Bank of America Winter Village Ice-Rink (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island , H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
This exhibit highlights important pioneers in these fields so people today can understand how our ancestors started making the world “smaller” by learning how to travel vast oceans.
Category: Education, History, Best for Kids