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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 December 3, 2016 to December 30, 2017

Saturday, December 3, 2016

Dec 3

Fourth Annual Holiday Festival and Tree Lighting Celebration

at Astoria Park Lawn (in Astoria Park), Queens This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
This free celebration will feature a kids holiday theater performance, face painting, a dance performance, carolers, train rides, cotton candy, and a tree lighting ceremony!
Category: Accessible, Dance, Art, Festivals, Best for Kids, Winter Holidays, Waterfront, Holiday Lightings
Free!

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Dec 3

Bronx Little Italy Tree Lighting

at Ciccarone Park, Bronx

3:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Join the Belmont Business Improvement District and the Bronx Little Italy community for the annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at Ciccarone Park!
Category: Winter Holidays, Holiday Lightings, Santa's Coming to Town
Free!

Dec 3

Birding: Owls

at Isham Street and Seaman Avenue (in Inwood Hill Park), Manhattan

5:00 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Our Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots.
Category: Birding, Nature
Free!

Dec 3

Arts, Culture & Fun: Dance Away the Night - Holiday Swing!

at St. Johns Recreation Center, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Celebrate the season at this festive holiday party featuring the Harlem Swing Dance Society and live music by the Stephanie Jeannot Band.
Category: Accessible, Education, Concerts, Dance, Seniors
Free!

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Dec 3

Colonial Cordial Workshop

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.7:00 p.m.
The winter chill provides a perfect excuse to warm ourselves in good cheer and spirits at this workshop on Colonial era cocktails and cordials, including some creative ways to…
Category: History, Winter Holidays

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Sunday, December 4, 2016

Dec 4

NYRR Open Run: Marine Park

at Carmine Carro Community Center (in Marine Park), Brooklyn

8:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Dec 4

NYRR Open Run: Cunningham Park

at Main Park House (in Cunningham Park), Queens

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Dec 4

NYRR Open Run: Conference House Park

at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness
Free!

Dec 4

NYRR Open Run: Crotona Park

at East path, north of tennis courts on Crotona Avenue (in Crotona Park), Bronx

9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC.
Category: Fitness
Free!

Dec 4

Riverdale Park Trail Maintenance

at Palisades Avenue and West 232nd Street (in Seton Park), Bronx

9:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
The Stewardship Team will be caring for the trails of Riverdale Park with a special maintenance project at the viewing platform that overlooks the Palisades.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

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