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 May 5, 2016 to April 25, 2026
Sunday, June 5, 2016
at Van Cortlandt Golf House and Lower Putnam Trail (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
The rhythm of the waves, the sun on your face, and the exhilaration of slicing through the water all add up to an experience you’ll never forget.
Category: Nature, Kayaking and Canoeing
at Audubon Center at the Boathouse (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Join the Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.
Category: Birding, Education, Nature, Best for Kids
at Environmental Education Center (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn
1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Get to know Brooklyn Bridge Park with our 250-gallon aquarium filled with critters from the East River, a 10’-scale model of Brooklyn Bridge Park, crafts, a reading corner, and much more!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Best for Kids
at Hunts Point Riverside Park, Bronx
at Blue Heron Nature Center (in Blue Heron Park), Staten Island
1:30 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Join artist Giada Crispiels as she leads an art workshop at the Salt Marsh Nature Center, in Marine Park, with her new book, Wildlife of New York, a Five-Borough Coloring…
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Birding, Education, Nature, Art, Talks, Seniors
at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Coined the "wild garden" by designer Frederick Law Olmsted, the Ramble offers visitors a tranquil spot to meander along winding paths and discover hidden forest gardens.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
at Anne Loftus Playground (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
3:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
This year’s Children’s Educational Music Program will feature the fairy tale “The Ugly Duckling” by Hans Christian Andersen performed by Scandia Symphony musicians and guests.
Category: Concerts, Best for Kids, Free Summer Concerts
at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan
6:00 p.m.–9:30 p.m.
Learn to dance like a pro at Summer on the Hudson's Salsa, Cha-Cha, and Bachata lessons.
Category: Accessible, Education, Dance, Festivals, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors