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 27, 2016 to April 25, 2026
Saturday, August 27, 2016
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 Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan
5:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.
Don headphones and party on the pier with Summer on the Hudson and hundreds of all-ages revelers at this Quiet Clubbing event featuring two live DJs of different genres.
Category: Accessible, Dance, Festivals, Waterfront
at Betsy Head Playground (in Betsy Head Park), Brooklyn
5:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m.
In this Disney animated feature, Lightning McQueen (Owen Wilson), a rookie race car driven to succeed, discovers that life isn’t all about the finish line, but about the…
Category: Accessible, Art, Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
at Landscape between Sheep Meadow and the 72nd Street Cross Drive (in Central Park), Manhattan
at Beach 108th Street Roller Rink (in Rockaway Beach Boardwalk), Queens
7:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.
Skate to incredible retro 70s, 80s, and 90s skate classics as the sun sets, the wave of the ocean crash beside you, and the salty sea air drifts through the rink.
Category: Dance, Fitness, Best for Kids, Outdoor Fitness, Summer Sports Experience
at The Lawn at Myrtle Avenue and North Portland Avenue (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn
7:45 p.m.–9:45 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free family film!
Category: Accessible, Film, Best for Kids, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
at Beach 59th Street (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens
8:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.
Ex-stormtrooper Finn, desert dweller Rey, and droid companion BB-8 get caught up in a galactic war when they come across a map containing the whereabouts of Luke Skywalker.
Category: Film, Best for Kids, Theater, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
at Beach 59th Street Playground (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk), Queens
at St. Vartan Park, Manhattan
8:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m.
A film crew goes to a tropical island for an exotic location shoot and discovers a colossal giant gorilla who takes a shine to their female blonde star. Then he's captured and brought back to New York City for public exhibition.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars