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 June 26, 2017 to January 20, 2018
Saturday, July 29, 2017
at Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Travel past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and on to the Dairy, with this tour of southern park highlights led by Central Park Conservancy tour guides.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
at Abraham Lincoln Statue (in Union Square Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Join us on Saturdays to explore the social and political history of the Union Square neighborhood and learn about the people and events that shaped this vibrant historical community.
Category: Accessible, History, Tours
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Visitors of all ages can come help Prospect Park Alliance take care of the potato plot, herb gardens, and berry patches by pulling weeds and helping to water the plants.
Category: Best for Kids, Volunteer
at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn
at Blue Heron Park Preserve (in Blue Heron Park), Staten Island
6:00 p.m.–7:00 a.m.
Family Camping programs take place in all five boroughs, but space is limited and families are chosen by lottery.
Category: Family Camping
at Grover Cleveland Park (in Grover Cleveland Playground), Queens
at Dongan Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
8:30 p.m.–11:30 p.m.
Set 70 years before the time of Harry Potter, the film chronicles the adventures of magic creature expert and writer, Newt Scamander, in New York's secret wizarding community.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars