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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 61–70 out of 2,356 events
from April 28, 2017 to April 15, 2018

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Apr29

Cooking Demo–A Tasty Tree: Cooking with Juniper

at Wave Hill, Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Horticultural Interpreter Charles Day explains the origin of this evocative spice while a chef from Great Performances inspires with some freshly prepared recipes.
Category: Nature, Earth Day & Arbor Day, Food, Talks
Free!

Apr29

Union Square Park: Crossroads of New York Walking Tour

at Abraham Lincoln Statue (in Union Square Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Join us on Saturdays to explore the social and political history of the Union Square neighborhood and learn about the people and events that shaped this vibrant historical community.
Category: Accessible, History, Tours
Free!

Apr29

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

at East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Visit some of the park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, and the Lake, on this east-to-west tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
Free!

Apr29

Crochet Amigurumi-Cup-O'-Joy

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Crochet an adorable Amigurumi Cup-O'-Joy tea cup and tea bag.
Category: Arts & Crafts
Free!

Apr29

The Human Odyssey

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The Human Odyssey Series is a monthly performance showcase series that challenges ideas of self-identity through dance and movement.
Category: Accessible, Dance, Art, Theater, Seniors
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr29

Paper Arts and Crafts: Sun and Moon in Warm and Cool Colors

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Create the moon and sun using warm and cool colors to depict each on the page. This program is sutiable for kids ages 6 to 12 years old.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr29

Gather Around the Campfire

at Alley Pond Park, Queens This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers as we gather around our roaring camp fire for an evening of s'mores, games, and storytelling.
Category: Games, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Apr29

Movies Under the Stars: Doctor Strange

at Clove Lakes Park Parkhouse (in Clove Lakes Park), Staten Island

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
In this Oscar-nominated film, neurosurgeon Stephen Strange studies the art of sorcery from a mystic known as the Ancient One. Later, Strange must battle a rival who plans to cause chaos.
Category: Film, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Must See
Event
Apr29

Movies Under the Stars: Ghostbusters (2016)

at Haffen Park, Bronx

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Four women fight ghosts that have invaded New York City, and face an entity who can control humans...
Category: Film, Best for Kids, Movies Under the Stars
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, April 30, 2017

Apr30

NYRR Open Run: Marine Park

at Carmine Carro Community Center (in Marine Park), Brooklyn

8:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC.
Category: Fitness
Free!

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