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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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from May 26, 2018 to December 28, 2019

Saturday, May 26, 2018

May26

Central Park Spring Blooms: Conservatory Garden Tour

at Vanderbilt Gate (in Central Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Join us for a staff-led tour through three gardens in one, from a magnificent wrought-iron gate made in 1894 to a sculptural tribute to The Secret Garden.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours
Free!

May26

Ranger's Choice: Prospect Park Nature and History Bike Tour

at Prospect Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Bike through Prospect Park while enjoying the sights and sounds of spring. Participants should bring their own bike and helmet. Registration is required. Registration opens on May 16.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours, Bike Month NYC
Free!

May26

Animal of the Month Club: Great Blue Heron

at Wolfe's Pond Park Comfort Station (in Wolfe's Pond Park), Staten Island

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Join our park rangers at Wolfe's Pond for a chance to view and learn more about the Great Blue Heron, a little known resident species of Staten Island.
Category: Birding, Nature, Hiking, Wildlife
Free!

May26

Conservation Hike

at Arthur Kill Road and Brookfield Avenue (in Brookfield Park), Staten Island

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
On our hikes, you may explore nature, discover our city’s urban forests, or just unplug from the world to clear your head.
Category: Nature, Hiking
Free!

May26

It's My Park at Valentino Pier

at Valentino Pier, Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Music For Land to clean the shoreline at Valentino Pier.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park, Waterfront
Free!

May26

Learn to Ride

at Springfield Park, Queens

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Bring a bike, a child, and a helmet for this free fun event! Show your kids, ages 5 or older, how to ride a two-wheeler. Please pre-register…
Category: Best for Kids, Sports, Learn To Ride
Free!

Best For
Kids
May26

It's My Park at Leif Ericson Park

at Leif Ericson Park Comfort Station (in Leif Ericson Park), Brooklyn

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Parent Child Relationship to beautify Leif Ericson Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May26

Trail Stewardship Day for the Old Access Trail

at West 167th Street and Edgecombe Avenue (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Volunteer with NYC Parks as we care for the Old Access Trail in Highbridge Park! Join our effort to make the trail of Highbridge Park more accessible, and sustainable through…
Category: Nature, Volunteer, Hiking
Free!

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May26

It's My Park at Harlem Art Park

at Harlem Art Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Volunteer with Friends of Art Park Alliance to do a general clean up and planting at Harlem Art Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

May26

Urban Farm Exploration Day

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Our farmers have planted some surprising and interesting produce this year so we encourage you to come visit! All ages welcome.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids

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