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 August 17, 2017 to January 20, 2018
Saturday, September 30, 2017
at Pelham Bay Park, Bronx
10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Join a paddle across the lagoon as we explore the salt marsh and the rich biodiversity found within. We well then land on the shores of the Hunter Island Nature Preserve for a hike.
Category: Nature, Kayaking and Canoeing, Hiking, Wildlife
at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx
10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Using recycled maps and printmaking, create individual collages or join in a collaborative map installation highlighting Bronx green spaces--like Wave Hill.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids
at Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (in Riverside Park), Manhattan
10:30 a.m.–11:15 a.m.
Veteran Donald Calliste leads a class to tone and define your core, lower back, and glutes combined with cardio exercises that will maximize your fat-burning potential. Bring your own mat.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
at 125th Street and Marginal Street (in West Harlem Piers), Manhattan
at Hans Christian Andersen Statue (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Rolf Stang (as H.C. Andersen) will present The Ugly Duckling's Birthday Party and Laura Simms will share the H.C. Andersen story "The Ugly Duckling."
Category: Best for Kids
at Myrtle Avenue at Washington Park (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at Forest Avenue and Silver Lake Park Road (in Silver Lake Park), Staten Island
at East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 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