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 51–60 out of 3,193 events
from June 18, 2018 to December 28, 2019
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Join the NYC Compost Project to lend a hand at our urban farm or learn how composted food scraps nourish the soil. Find out how to foster a farm ecosystem and grow healthy crops.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
The photographers represented in this exhibit are connected to the Bronx by birth, residency, work, or affinity. Each has a unique history, point of view, and a personal story.
Category: Accessible, Art
at Kids Playground (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–10:45 a.m.
Kids can join in the yoga fun as they stretch and move to songs, rhymes, and more with Sacred Sounds Yoga.Please bring your own yoga mat.
Category: Fitness, Best for Kids, Outdoor Fitness
at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Participants of all levels will learn tips and techniques to drawing from life by observing natural and man-made settings while exploring beautiful Conference House Park.
Category: Art, Seniors, My Summer House NYC
at Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Some of New York’s most iconic sights are found in Central Park, including the fountain at Bethesda Terrace and Bow Bridge. Join Central Park Conservancy guides for an insider’s look.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors
at Vanderbilt Gate (in Central Park), Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–1:30 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.
Category: Education, Nature, Tours
at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
12:30 p.m.–1:45 p.m.
Tayari Jones, author of 'An American Marriage,' and Lisa Ko, author of 'The Leavers,' in conversation. Get the inside scoop on their work, then stick around and get your books signed.
Category: Accessible, Art, Talks
at Upper Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
12:30 p.m.–2:30 p.m.
New York's finest ragtime, stride, and jazz pianists perform weekdays in Bryant Park. This week's performer is Luiz Simas, Brazilian and American genres of jazz.
Category: Accessible, Concerts, Free Summer Concerts