NYC Resources311Office of the Mayor

Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation

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 31–40 out of 2,586 events
from July 22, 2017 to January 20, 2018

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Jul22

Family Art Project: Spray a Watercolor Garden

at Wave Hill House (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Paint the colors of summer into a garden painting made without brushes, and inspired by all the flowering plants in the garden.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul22

It's My Park at Elmhurst Park

at Elmhurst Park Comfort Station (in Elmhurst Park), Queens

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Assemblymember Barnwell's Office to do a general cleanup at Elmhurst Park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Jul22

Weekend Volunteer Corps

at Willink Entrance (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Get involved in your community! Help spruce up gardens; paint fences and benches; weed; spread mulch; clean and maintain pathways.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Jul22

Weekend Volunteer Corps

at Prospect Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Help spruce up gardens, paint fences and benches, weed, spread mulch, and clean and maintain pathways.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Jul22

Kayaking

at Pier 2 Dock (in Brooklyn Bridge Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Paddle on a sit-on-top kayak in the East River. Children under 18 must have an adult guardian present.
Category: Sports, Kayaking and Canoeing
Free!

Jul22

It's My Park at Drew Playground

at Drew Playground, Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Bringing the Peace to clean up and remove litter at Drew Playground.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Jul22

Healthy Summer Event

at Harlem Grown, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Harlem Grown's Healthy Summer is an annual end of summer event highlighting the importance of healthy habits with yoga, free fitness workouts, cookouts, and more!
Category: Education, Nature, Fitness, Food
Free!

Jul22

Paint a Community Mural

at Bayswater Playground (in Bayswater Park), Queens

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
The mural will be outlined on the wall in advance, and artists at all levels and all ages are welcome to sign up for all or part of the painting process.
Category: Nature, Art, Volunteer
Free!

Must See
Event
Jul22

Foodway Community Planting Day at Concrete Plant Park

at Concrete Plant Park, Bronx

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Spend some time by the river and join volunteers of all ages as we plant the first ever NYC Parks Foodway at Concrete Plant Park!
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Jul22

Lucy Wilner: Us and Them, Birds at the Intersection of Natural and Man-made Worlds

at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Wilner’s paintings explore the realms of imagination evoked by today’s new ecological and trans-species consciousness.
Category: Education, Nature, Art
Free!

Pages:< Prev1234567259Next >

Related Information

  • Get information on upcoming events directly in your inbox by signing up for our Email Newsletters.
  • Know about an event that’s not on the calendar? Send us a tip!
  • Planning an event and considering hosting it in a park? Make sure to read our Planning an Event page.

Search Events

Time of Day
Categories
Type

Was this information helpful?