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 451–460 out of 1,331 events
that are free (x)
from March 26, 2017 to December 30, 2017
Saturday, May 6, 2017
at 125th Street and Marginal Street (in West Harlem Piers), Manhattan
at Paul Raimonda Playground, Queens
11:00 a.m.–1:00 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.
Category: Best for Kids, Sports, Bike Month NYC, Learn To Ride
at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
at Field 62 - 63 (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
The festival welcomes the park’s cherry blossoms with live music, performances, games, exhibitions, face painting, and more, inspired by Japanese culture.
Category: Nature, Games, History, Best for Kids, Dogs, Cherry Blossom Festivals
at Meet inside the park at Kissena Lake (in Kissena Park), Queens
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Our experienced Urban Park Rangers teach the ethics of fishing and the ecology of our waterways on every fishing program. You can try to hook a pumpkinseed sunfish, carp, or chain pickerel.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Fishing
at Abraham Lincoln Statue (in Union Square Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Join us on Saturdays to explore the social and political history of the Union Square neighborhood and learn about the people and events that shaped this vibrant historical community.
Category: Accessible, History, Tours
Sunday, May 7, 2017
at Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park), Manhattan
8:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
Join Silvana Pizzuti to learn and practice Tai Chi, a slow moving martial art with health benefits for all fitness levels.
Category: Accessible, Fitness, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
at Billop Avenue and Main Street (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
at Inwood Hill Park, Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
In folklore, the woodland fairies awaken the forest and bring about spring. We'll observe the fanciful plants and animals which inhabit the forest floor.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids