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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 3,200 events
from July 28, 2016 to April 25, 2026

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Jul 28

Shakespeare in the Park: Julius Ceasar

at 35th Avenue and Cross Island Parkway (in Crocheron Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Shakespeare’s sensational political thriller explores the tension between private loyalties and the public good, and unflinchingly questions the price of freedom.
Category: Theater, Free Summer Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
Free!

Jul 28

Movies Under The Stars: Monsters University

at Police Officer Edward Byrne Park, Queens

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film!
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Jul 28

Journey to the Stars

at Pier 1 (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Come out and see the stars, planets, and the moon from Brooklyn Bridge Park!
Category: Astronomy
Free!

Jul 28

CANCELLED: Movies Under the Stars: Million Dollar Arm

at Walker Park, Staten Island This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film. Craig Gillespie's drama Million Dollar Arm stars Jon Hamm as JB Bernstein, a…
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Jul 28

Movies Under the Stars: Alexander and The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

at Poe Park, Bronx

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Gum stuck in his hair signals the start of a disastrous day for 11-year-old Alexander (Ed Oxenbould). One calamity follows another, but when Alexander tells his family about his misadventures, he finds little sympathy...
Category: Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 28

Movies Under the Stars: Annie (2014)

at Thomas Jefferson Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:30 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Annie is a young, happy foster kid who's also tough enough to make her way on the streets of New York.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Jul 28

Movies Under the Stars: Open Season: Scared Silly

at Osborn Playground, Brooklyn

8:45 p.m.10:30 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for this free family film! This delightful animated feature unfolds when humans and animals…
Category: Accessible, Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 28

Movies Under the Stars: Inside Out

at Maria Hernandez Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

8:45 p.m.10:45 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free family film!
Category: Accessible, Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Best For
Kids

Friday, July 29, 2016

Jul 29

Baby & Me: Engaging Baby's Imagination

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Join the activities that engage your baby's imagination: stories, songs, nursery rhymes, and more.
Category: Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul 29

Compost Workdays

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

9:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Spend your morning at the compost site making compost from food scraps recovered from NYC residents.
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer, Food
Free!

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