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 26 events
from November 26, 2019 (x) to December 21, 2019
with keyword/phrase “tree lighting” (x)

Sunday, December 8, 2019

Dec 8

Christmas in Richmond Town

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

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Dec 8

Christmas in the Garden

at Queens Botanical GardenQueens

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: Adaptive Programs, Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids, Winter Holidays, Seniors, Holiday Lightings, Santa's Coming to Town
Free!

Must See
Event
Dec 8

7th Annual Holiday Festival & Tree Lighting Celebration

at Great Lawn (in Astoria Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Come join us for a day filled with music, kids activities, and celebrating Astoria's holiday tradition!
Free!

Dec 8

7th Annual Holiday Festival & Tree Lighting Celebration

at Great Lawn (in Astoria Park)Queens This is an Accessible location

4:00 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Come join us for a day filled with music, kids activities, and celebrating Astoria's holiday tradition on the Great Lawn at Astoria Park
Category: Arts & Crafts, Dance, Art, Festivals, Best for Kids, Winter Holidays, Holiday Lightings, Santa's Coming to Town
Free!

Best For
Kids
Dec 8

28th Annual Tompkins Square Park Tree Lighting

at Tompkins Square ParkManhattan

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Celebrate the holiday season at the 28th Annual Tompkins Square Park Tree Lighting. Enjoy caroling, refreshments, and more!
Category: Winter Holidays, Holiday Lightings
Free!

Dec 8

Holiday Tree Lighting

at 3rd Avenue and 147th Street (in Francis Lewis Park)Queens

5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join the Friends of Francis Lewis Park for a holiday tree lighting in the park.
Category: Winter Holidays, Holiday Lightings
Free!

Dec 8

Park Avenue Tree Lighting

at Park Avenue and 91st Street

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
The tradition of lighting trees on Park Avenue began in 1945 when several Park Avenue families wanted a special way to honor those men and women who had died in World War II.
Category: History, Holiday Lightings
Free!

Monday, December 9, 2019

Dec 9

Washington Square Park Christmas Tree Lighting

at Washington Square Arch (in Washington Square Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Enjoy caroling with the Rob Susman Brass Quartet, a visit from Santa, and more!
Category: Winter Holidays, Holiday Lightings, Santa's Coming to Town
Free!

Must See
Event

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Dec11

Holiday Tree Lighting

at Ilka Tanya Payan PlazaManhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Bring your family and friends for a free evening of holiday fun! Complete with hot cocoa and candy for the kids, and some surprises for the adults, too!
Category: Winter Holidays, Holiday Lightings
Free!

Dec11

Tree Lighting

at Stuyvesant Square Park West Fountain (in Stuyvesant Square)Manhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Join the Stuyvesant Park Neighborhood Association Wednesday for the lighting of the trees in the park! Furry friends in holiday attire encouraged...there may be t-r-e-a-t-s.
Category: Dogs, Winter Holidays, Holiday Lightings
Free!

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