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 21–30 out of 1,645 events
that are free (x)
from January 24, 2020 to September 10, 2022
Saturday, January 25, 2020
at Saint Marks Place and Avenue A (in Tompkins Square Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers for a hike to some of the iconic spots in Tompkins Square Park featured in television and motion pictures from the last few decades.
Category: Film, History
at 80th Street Entrance (in Juniper Valley Park), Queens
at Grand Street (in Sara D. Roosevelt Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Celebrate Lunar New Year at the Firecracker Ceremony and Cultural Festival! There will be live performances, including singing and dancing, and vendors.
Category: Concerts, Festivals, Lunar New Year
at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
A high level of research and experimentation informs Peter Hoffmeister’s sculptures and installations. He delves deeply into the location’s history, uncovering untold or forgotten narratives.
at Overlook at Bank of America Winter Village Ice Rink (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Read and sing along with Cali Co Cat and earn a free skate rental! Free books at every event, while supply lasts. There’s a new story every week!
Category: Education, Best for Kids
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
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
at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Staten Island OutLOUD celebrates the Chinese New Year with poetry and maybe a little prose to honor the Year of the Rat.
Category: Lunar New Year
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