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 July 27, 2016 to April 25, 2026
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan
6:30 p.m.–11:00 p.m.
A man robs a bank to pay for his lover's operation; it turns into a hostage situation and a media circus.
Category: Accessible, Festivals, Film, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront, Seniors
at Commodore Barry Park, Brooklyn
7:30 p.m.–11:00 p.m.
Celebrate the legendary Parliament-Funkadelic keyboardist and composer, Bernie Worrell at this festive party and movie screening.
Category: Accessible, Film, History, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
at 135 Street Lawn (in St. Nicholas Park), Manhattan
8:30 p.m.–11:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film! This movie will be held outdoors.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies, Movies Under the Stars
at Hudson Park Fountains (in Hudson Park), Manhattan
8:30 p.m.–11:30 p.m.
The Shining combines eerie special effects, haunting performances by Jack Nicholson and Shelley Duvall, and an unmistakable aura of evil into a spectacular horror film.
Category: Film, Free Summer Movies
Thursday, July 28, 2016
at South Plaza (in Union Square Park), Manhattan
at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
7:30 a.m.–8:30 a.m.
Come to Fort Tryon Park and try something new. Join us on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m.
Children will create their own stick figure characters in motion and give them personalities. This is a fun activity for kids ages five to 12.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Best for Kids