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 33 events
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from February 1, 2020 (x) to February 29, 2020 (x)
in Best for Kids (x) category
with keyword/phrase “"kids week"” (x)

Monday, February 17, 2020

Feb17

Kids Week: Nature Exploration Hike for Kids

at Elmhurst Park Grand Avenue Entrance (in Elmhurst Park)Queens

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
The natural world is the best playground in New York City! Join the Urban Park Rangers on hike through the wonders of Elmhurst Park.
Category: Best for Kids, School Break: Midwinter Recess, Kids Week with the Urban Park Rangers, Hiking
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb17

Kids Drop-In Curling Demo

at Bank of America Winter Village (in Bryant Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Let your kids try their hand at this oddball sport during drop-in curling hours. Slide some curling stones across a synthetic ice curling lane on the Rink Deck.
Category: Best for Kids, Sports, School Break: Midwinter Recess
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb17

Kids Week Ice Fishing

at Bank of America Winter Village (in Bryant Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
'Penguins' have been discovered in the Bryant Park Fountain! Bring the kids to help catch them.
Category: Games, Best for Kids, School Break: Midwinter Recess
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb17

Kids Week: Find My Way: Maps and Compasses

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Navigate your way through Marine Park. Learn how to use a map and compass for safe hiking, then try out your skills on an orienteering trail!
Category: Education, Best for Kids, School Break: Midwinter Recess, Kids Week with the Urban Park Rangers
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb17

Kids Week: Orienteering for Kids

at Pelham Bay Nature Center (in Pelham Bay Park)Bronx This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
The Urban Park Rangers will teach you how to navigate to hidden objects placed around the park using a map and compass.
Category: Education, Best for Kids, School Break: Midwinter Recess, Kids Week with the Urban Park Rangers
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb17

Kids Week: All About Owls

at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Mysterious and nocturnal, owls hold a special place in our hearts and our minds. Learn more about this special family of birds and the different types of owls with the Urban Park Rangers.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, School Break: Midwinter Recess, Kids Week with the Urban Park Rangers, Wildlife
Free!

Must See
Event
Feb17

Kids Week: Geology Rocks!

at Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers for a look into how geology influenced the landscape and design of New York City's Central Park.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, School Break: Midwinter Recess, Kids Week with the Urban Park Rangers, Hiking
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Feb18

Kids Week: Fort Greene History and Colonial Games

at Fort Greene Park Visitor Center (in Fort Greene Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Step back in time and play some colonial games. The history of Fort Greene Park provides the perfect backdrop as we experience what Colonial-era kids played during their free time.
Category: Education, Games, History, Best for Kids, School Break: Midwinter Recess, Kids Week with the Urban Park Rangers
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb18

Kids Week: Nature Puppet Show

at Fort Totten Visitor Center (in Fort Totten Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Animal puppets tell very interesting stories about nature. Our Urban Park Ranger programs are the perfect additions to your family's activities.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids, School Break: Midwinter Recess, Kids Week with the Urban Park Rangers
Free!

Best For
Kids
Feb18

Kids Week: Shelter Building

at Salt Marsh Nature Center (in Marine Park)Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Do you have what it takes to survive in the wilderness? Learn tips and tricks from the Urban Park Rangers that will enhance your knowledge of the natural world, and might just save your life.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, School Break: Midwinter Recess, Kids Week with the Urban Park Rangers
Free!

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