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 April 4, 2020 to September 10, 2022
Saturday, April 4, 2020
at CUNY Graduate Center, Manhattan
8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
In the interest of public safety, GreenThumb GrowTogether will not occur on April 4th and 5th. We are currently exploring options to reschedule GrowTogether, and will share new information as soon as possible.
Category: Education, Workshops
at Juniper Boulevard South and 80th Street (in Juniper Valley Park), Queens
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Enjoy an afternoon of crafts, games, inflatables, cotton candy, popcorn, music, egg hunt, and a nature educator.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Festivals, Games, Best for Kids, Sports, Easter
at Historic Richmond Town, Staten Island
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
The 7th Annual NYC BBQ Cook-Off teams provide hungry guests with a sample of their best as they compete for the $1,000 first prize. Have a favorite? Participate and vote for the People’s Choice Award!
at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
A leather trunk was discarded for garbage on a sidewalk in Lower Manhattan; it was found replete with the cherished keepsakes of a 19th-century New York City woman. This is the first time Sylvia’ DeWolf Ostrander's trunk and its treasured contents will be exhibited in public.
at Conference House Museum (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
The late Mr. George Way was a collector and expert in 17th-century art and antiques. This new exhibition, with items from his collection, includes period paintings and chairs along with complimenting items from the Conference House permanent collection.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Talks, Waterfront, First Day of Spring Celebrations
at Alfred E. Smith Recreation Center (in Alfred E. Smith Playground), Manhattan
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
at Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Some of New York’s most iconic sights are found in Central Park, including the fountain at Bethesda Terrace and Bow Bridge. Join Central Park Conservancy guides for an insider’s look.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
at 85th Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Seneca Village was an important community of predominantly African-American property owners, living in an area that now makes up part of Central Park.
Category: Education, History, Tours