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 61–70 out of 961 events
from January 23, 2017 to December 30, 2017
Saturday, January 28, 2017
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
10:30 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
In this two-day workshop, construct your own Wave Hill Chair under the guidance of master carpenter and Director of Facilities Frank Perrone.
Category: Arts & Crafts
at Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:00 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 Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Bugs are all around us! Come explore the World of Bugs by examining the parts of a squirmy earthworm and make a home to collect critters in your neighborhoods!
Category: Education, Best for Kids
at Naumburg Bandshell (in Central Park), Manhattan
at Grand Street at Chrystie Street (in Sara D. Roosevelt Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
There will be performances, vendors, and giveaways. The main event, the Firecracker Ceremony, is scheduled for noon.
Category: Concerts, Art, Festivals, Best for Kids, Lunar New Year
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
12:30 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Last chance to see our Whimsical Winter Wonder... Exhibition and meet the artists!
at Fort Greene Park Visitor Center (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn
1:00 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Before they could fight for our freedom, harsh winters forced the Continental Army to fight for their lives. Learn about their secrets of survival during this arduous time of battle.
Category: Education, History
at Lewis H Latimer House, Queens
1:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
n celebration of Black History Month and the Martin Luther King Jr. Day, you are cordially invited to a free screening of the 2016 period drama "The Birth of A Nation".
Category: Accessible, Education, Art, Film, History, Black History Month
at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
We will play a Deer Survival Game and find signs of deer in the park, hike outdoors, and share five tips to follow to promote a healthy coexistence with these animals.
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids