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 July 27, 2016 to April 25, 2026
Thursday, July 28, 2016
at J. Hood Wright Recreation Center (in J. Hood Wright Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Summer Sports Experience every M-F at J Hood Wright Recreation Center from 10:00am-6:00pm welcomes children ages 6-14 to learn different sports such as soccer, softball, flag…
Category: Best for Kids, Sports, Summer Sports Experience
at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens
10:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
Marking Socrates Sculpture Park’s 30th anniversary, the park presents Landmark, a series of artist commissions and projects that transforms the land both physically and symbolically.
Category: Accessible, Art, Waterfront
at Sachkerah Woods Playground (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx
at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
See sites that played important strategic roles in the American Revolution and the War of 1812, and enjoy the stunning overlook to the Harlem Meer.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Seniors
at Lawn (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
at West Side Seating Area (in Union Square Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m.
Grab your lunch for special lunchtime performances by The New School for Jazz. Let these incredible artists provide the soundtrack for your meal while enjoying the park's beauty.
at Cpl. Thompson Park (in CPL. Thompson Park), Staten Island
12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks at Corporal Thompson Field on Thursdays from 12:00pm-2:00pm to play Flag Football. All levels appropriate. Ages 7-17.
Category: Summer Sports Experience
at Manton Playground (in Hoover - Manton Playgrounds), Queens
12:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Splash through the summer with games like water balloon relay race, sponge soaker, duck duck splash and others. Free for all ages!
at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
Beginning May 7, 2015, the Merchant’s House Museum and Garden will be open to the public for tours on Thursday evenings until 8 p.m. A guided tour, included with Museum…