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 1–10 out of 733 events
from December 8, 2019 to September 10, 2022
Sunday, December 8, 2019
at The Conference House (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Tour the beautifully-decorated Colonial manor house. Enjoy live music and free refreshments. Children may visit with "Father Christmas" who has a free gift for each visiting child.
Category: Markets, Tours, Food, Winter Holidays, Santa's Coming to Town, Home for the Holidays
at Arthur Kill Road and Brookfield Avenue (in Brookfield Park), Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
In celebration of the Urban Park Rangers' 40th Anniversary year, join the Rangers as they hike "over the hill" inside of our parks. Comfortable walking shoes or hiking boots are recommended.
Category: Nature, Hiking
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Drop by this weekend to create your own gifts and holiday decorations inspired by the gardens and galleries at Wave Hill.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids, Winter Holidays, Workshops
at Van Cortlandt House Museum (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
This annual display features a glimpse into 18th-century celebrations of some familiar and not-so-familiar winter holidays.
at Historic Richmond Town (in LaTourette Park & Golf Course), Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Visit New York City’s most complete historic village all dressed up for Christmas! Take an old-fashioned carriage ride, have some cider, meet Santa, join the tree lighting, and more!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Concerts, Art, Festivals, History, Best for Kids, Food, Winter Holidays, Holiday Lightings, Santa's Coming to Town, Home for the Holidays
at Bowling Green, Manhattan
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
12:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Christmas in the Garden returns to Queens Botanical Garden with live musical performances, photos with Santa, tree lighting, holiday crafts, face painting, and more!
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids, Winter Holidays, Seniors, Holiday Lightings, Santa's Coming to Town
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 Palisade Avenue and Spaulding Lane (in Riverdale Park), Bronx
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
New York City is home to an amazing abundance of wildlife. Our Urban Park Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle.
Category: Birding, Nature, Wildlife