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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Saturday, August 12, 2017
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 Festival Site (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens
10:30 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
This annual festival features two exciting days of dragon boat races, live music, dancing, storytelling, arts and crafts, a food court, and more for the entire family.
Category: Concerts, Dance, Art, Festivals, Best for Kids
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
11:00 a.m.–12:00 a.m.
Discover what’s behind the scenes at Queens Botanical Farm & Compost. In this one-hour tour, you will get a crash course on how we produce nutrient-rich compost from food scraps and horticultural waste.
Category: Nature, Best for Kids
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.
Ellen Shapiro will share the Japanese story "The Magic Teapot" and Arif Choudhury and Jean Hale will share the Arabian and Lenape stories "The Well of Sweetness" and "Rainbow Crow."
Category: Best for Kids
at Compost Demonstration Site (in Snug Harbor Cultural Center), Staten Island
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
We'll go on a soil organism safari to understand how soil biodiversity sustains ecosystems & human health. Learn how to support soil life in the garden.
Category: Nature, Wildlife
at Myrtle Avenue at Washington Park (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at Vanderbilt Gate (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Join us for a staff-led tour through three gardens in one! From a magnificent wrought-iron gate made in 1894 to a sculptural tribute to The Secret Garden, Central Park Conservancy…