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 September 25, 2020 to September 10, 2022

Friday, September 25, 2020


Member Bring a Friend at Ocean Breeze

at Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex (in Ocean Breeze Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

5:30 a.m.8:30 p.m.
Members, please invite a friend to try our fitness center on the last Thursday of every month for free. Come break a sweat and introduce a friend to the most state-of-the-art fitness facility in NYC!
Category: Fitness, Sports


CityParks Seniors Fitness Yoga (Online - Fall 2020)

at Virtual/Online Only

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
We welcome New Yorkers 60+ to participate in free yoga in our digital classes led by our Senior Fitness instructors.
Category: Sports, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors, Virtual/Online Events


Alley Pond Park Forest Restoration

at Alley Pond Adventure Course (in Alley Pond Park)Queens

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Volunteers will learn how to identify and safely remove invasive plants in order to help restore the forest and create a healthier ecosystem.
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer


Friday Morning Bird Walks: Songbirds and Raptors

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Hike form the Greenbelt Nature Center through LaTourette and High Rock Parks and witness changes in foliage as we ascend Moses Mountain, where our panoramic views may also include glimpses of Turkey vultures, hawks, and even eagles.
Category: Nature, Tours, Fall Foliage, Hiking


Virtual Special Express Writers Anthology

at Virtual/Online Workshop

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
This is a workshop for adults with disabilities who have an interest in creative writing. We will focus on non-fiction writing (essays, poems, lyrics, and memoirs).
Category: Adaptive Programs, Education, Talks, Workshops, Virtual/Online Events


Kayak at Freshkills Park

at Freshkills Park Event EntranceStaten Island This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Kayak along Freshkills Park's waterways! This two mile round-trip paddle is a chance to explore the creeks and shorelines of Freshkills Park.
Category: Nature, History, Tours, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront, Wildlife

Must See

NYC Parks Drive-In Movie

at Seuffert Bandshell Parking lot (in Forest Park)Queens

7:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks for a free drive-in screening! Frozen II Elsa the Snow Queen and her sister Anna embark on an adventure far away from the kingdom of Arendelle. They are joined by…
Category: Film


Journey to the Stars in Brooklyn Bridge Park

at Pier 3 Plaza (in Brooklyn Bridge Park)Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The Amateur Astronomers Association of New York will set up hi-powered telescopes for stargazing sessions that are free and open to the public in Brooklyn Bridge Park.
Category: Astronomy

Saturday, September 26, 2020


Urban Park Ranger Volunteer Litter Cleanup

at West 158th Street entrance (in Fort Washington Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
This It's My Park season, please join the Urban Park Rangers to clean and beautify Fort Washington Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park


Urban Park Ranger Volunteer Litter Cleanup

at Cornelia Avenue and Chester Avenue (in Wolfe's Pond Park)Staten Island

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
This It's My Park season, please join the Urban Park Rangers to clean and beautify Wolfe's Pond Park. We look forward to cleaning up the park with you!
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park

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