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 1,911 events
from August 28, 2016 to April 25, 2026
Sunday, August 28, 2016
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 Commodore Barry Park, Brooklyn
1:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.
This year's performers include Ice Cube, Janelle Monae, Saul Williams, and more!
at West 246th Street and Broadway (in Van Cortlandt Park), Bronx
5:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
This play is the tale of the political uprising that occurred in Rome after the great statesman Julius Caesar was brutally assassinated.
Category: Theater, Shakespeare in the Parks
at Stuyvesant Square, Manhattan
at Grady Playground, Brooklyn
at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
8:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.
After young Riley is uprooted from her Midwest life and moved to San Francisco, her emotions—Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness—conflict on how best to navigate a new city.
Category: Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront
at Tornsey Playground (in Torsney Playground), Queens
Monday, August 29, 2016
at Sunset Park Recreation Center (in Sunset Park), Brooklyn , Sunset Park, Brooklyn
at Playground for All Children (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens
10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks at the Playground for all Children Mondays- Fridays this summer to learn sports such as Wiffleball, Kickball, Ultimate Frisbee and Flag Football. All Levels appropriate.
Category: Best for Kids, Sports, Summer Sports Experience