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 10 events
from September 25, 2016 to December 17, 2016
with keyword/phrase “photography” (x)
Sunday, September 25, 2016
at Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park), Staten Island
at Brooklyn Bridge Plaza (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn
12:00 p.m.–9:00 p.m.
55+ shipping containers will display unique, intriguing, striking, and challenging photography from all over the world covering a wide range of topics.
at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park), Queens
1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
King Manor Museum is pleased to host an exhibit of photographs by local artist Marvenia Knight. The exhibit explores the abundance of wildlife at Baisley Pond in Jamaica, Queens.
Saturday, October 1, 2016
Thursday, October 6, 2016
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Using the grounds and gardens of Wave Hill as an outdoor portrait studio, students practice the fundamentals of lighting while using photography in formal and informal ways.
Category: Nature, Art
Sunday, October 9, 2016
at Highland Park Entrance, Queens
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
With nearly 30,000 acres of public parkland, New York City is the perfect place for fall leaf-peeping. Be sure to bring your camera and prepare for the kaleidoscope of colors.
Category: Nature, Fall Foliage
Sunday, October 23, 2016
at Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Bring your own digital camera or smart phone to capture evidence of your scavenger clues. Work on your own or as a team, in this fun family friendly program. Registration begins on October 16.
Category: Nature, Games, Best for Kids, Fall Foliage
Saturday, November 12, 2016
at St. James Recreation Center (in St. James Park), Bronx
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Participants will learn basic techniques of studio photography lighting and setting up equipment for a portrait shoot. Everyone will get to pose for their portrait and experience the…
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Education, Art, Film, Theater, Talks, Seniors
Saturday, November 26, 2016
at Seaman Avenue and Isham Street (in Isham Park), Manhattan
Saturday, December 17, 2016
at Clifton Place and Marcy Avenue (in Herbert Von King Park), Brooklyn
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
On our hikes, you may explore nature, discover our city’s urban forests, or just unplug from the world to clear your head. Bring your own digital camera or smartphone.
Category: Nature, Games, Best for Kids