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 24, 2017 to September 15, 2018
Sunday, October 1, 2017
at Freshkills Park Event Entrance, Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
This free event is a chance to explore normally closed areas of Freshkills Park and enjoy the unique landscape and spectacular views the landfill-to-park project has to offer!
Category: Birding, Nature, Fitness, Sports, Tours, Volunteer, Hiking, Wildlife
at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Explore and learn about the great variety of colorful fruits and vegetables, chickens, and even rice paddies at our Urban Farm. Ask our Urban Farmers about all that's growing!
Category: Education, Nature, Best for Kids, Tours, Food, Talks, Waterfront
at Margaret Corbin Drive and adjacent lawns (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
11:30 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Fort Tryon Park is transformed into a medieval market town decorated with bright banners and processional flags. Performers, guests, and festival goers dress in medieval costume.
Category: Dance, Art, Festivals, History, Best for Kids, Markets, Food
at Pier 40, Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Please note: You must arrive at noon. Children (under 18) must be accompanied by a parent. For every rower under 12 one parent or adult guardian must be present.
Category: Nature, Fitness, Sports, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness
at 190th Street and Amsterdam Avenue (in Highbridge Park), Manhattan
12:30 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
Forest Crew is open to community members who wish to drop in and volunteer on a weekly, bi-monthly, and monthly basis.
at Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
at Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, Manhattan
at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens
1:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Please join us on October 1 for the opening of the 2017 Socrates Annual featuring fifteen artworks selected through our competitive open-call selection process.
Category: Nature, Art, Waterfront
at Fantasy Forest Amusement Park (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens
2:00 p.m.–2:45 p.m.
Michael Karas presents a world-class juggling show full of jaw-dropping stunts, exciting audience participation, and hilarious physical comedy.
Category: Best for Kids
at The Met Cloisters (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Join us for a tour of the medieval gardens at the Met Cloisters. We’ll discuss historical garden design, edible and ornamental plant choices, art, and horticultural and architectural practices.
Category: Education, Nature, Art, History, Tours