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 41–50 out of 990 events
from December 16, 2017 to December 29, 2018
Saturday, December 16, 2017
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
at Highbridge Recreation Center (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
We've heard that bears hibernate and squirrels hide their acorns, but what do other animals do when winter is coming? What changes do they make? Why do animals prepare for winter?
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids
at Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art (Building C) (in Snug Harbor Cultural Center), Staten Island
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Objects That We Found in the Well is a music performance by Nani FM resulting from a year-long exploration of public and private space in NYC through the use of music and sound.
at Building P (in Snug Harbor Cultural Center), Staten Island
2:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
Learn how to make your own wreath from scratch with treasured keepsakes, ribbons, and natural objects like fresh thyme, rosemary, and cinnamon sticks.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Winter Holidays
at Gracie Mansion (in Carl Schurz Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
New York City families and residents alike are invited to visit Gracie Mansion to learn about the history, view the "New York 1942" art installation, and see the Mansion dressed for the holidays.
Category: Education, Art, History, Tours, Winter Holidays
Book Talk with Author Bob Brody: 'Playing Catch with Strangers: A Family Guy (Reluctantly) Comes of Age'
at Kingsland Homestead (in Margaret I. Carman Green - Weeping Beech), Queens
2:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
Full of different emotions and experiences that come with what Bob Brody describes as a milestone, it is a book that tells his story and it is one that you do not want to miss.
at Historic Richmond Town, Staten Island
5:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Candlelight Tours is a magical excursion. Imagine walking through an entire historic town at night guided by the glow of old-fashioned lamps.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Winter Holidays
at St. Johns Recreation Center, Brooklyn
6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
Join us for a great afternoon of jazz by veteran drummer Phil Young and his band, an uptown legend who has a musical career drumming for the likes of George Benson and Dizzy Gillespie.…
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Seniors