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 1,768 events
from January 18, 2020 to September 10, 2022
Sunday, January 19, 2020
at Alley Pond Adventure Course (in Alley Pond Park), Queens
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Leafless trees provide perfect viewing opportunities of some resident and migrating owl species. Our Urban Park Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots.
Category: Birding, Nature, Wildlife
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Explore the Meer's history and design, and hear about what it takes to maintain a healthy and beautiful water body through hands-on exploration and guided activities.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, Tours
at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
This outdoor program will cover basic shelter building, fire starting, tracking, and ways to protect yourself while exploring winter's wilderness.
Category: Education, Nature, Workshops
at Mount Morris Fire Watchtower (in Marcus Garvey Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Visitors will get a chance to go inside with the Urban Park Rangers who will discuss the significance and history of this recently restored structure.
Category: Education, History, Tours
at Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre (in Central Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–1:45 p.m.
Yeti, Set, Snow! – an original story and marionette show produced by City Parks Foundation – will be making its anticipated return to the Swedish…
Category: Best for Kids
at 81st Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan
at Orchard Beach Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx
at School Road and Bay Street (in Von Briesen Park), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
For this program, we will explore beautiful Von Briesen Park while learning how to identify a tree by the bark, buds, and other distinctive characteristics.
Category: Education, Nature
at Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill), Bronx
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Artists in the Winter Workspace program share their studio practice with visitors on this Drop-In Sunday. This Sunday, artist Stephanie Alvarado will be particupating.
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