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 111–120 out of 2,908 events
from June 29, 2017 to January 20, 2018
Saturday, July 1, 2017
at Sixth Avenue and Central Park South (in Central Park), Manhattan
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Join the NYC Compost Project to learn how to reduce your waste and create “black gold” for your garden by composting leaves, kitchen scraps, garden trimmings, and weeds.
at Vanderbilt Gate (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Join us for a staff-led tour through three gardens in one! From a magnificent wrought-iron gate made in 1894 to a sculptural tribute to The Secret Garden, Central Park Conservancy…
at Beach 86th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks' to celebrate nesting shorebirds! Enjoy educational activities and crafts at this family-friendly event that raises awareness of this amazing shorebird.
Category: Birding, Best for Kids, Wildlife
at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Tours, Food, Talks, Waterfront
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
During this interactive workshop, all are welcome to write, read, and create artistically-decorated letters of support to Upstanders.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art, Best for Kids, Waterfront
at The Well House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn
12:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Rowing is a beautifully simple, healthy, and empowering sport, and the ample waters of the lake are an ideal place to pursue its pleasures.
Category: Nature, Sports, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront