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 401–410 out of 1,080 events
from October 19, 2017 to September 15, 2018
Sunday, October 29, 2017
at Chess & Checkers House (in Central Park), Manhattan
at Gertrude Ederle Recreation Center, Manhattan
at Large Dog Run (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Get your dog dressed in their best costume and head on over to the Large Dog Run. Prizes and treats will be awarded to the best costumes for dogs and owners.
Category: Dogs, Halloween
at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Participants can learn about why changes in leaf color occur, the chemical representation of each of the colors, and why the leaves of different species turn different hues.
Category: Nature, Tours, Waterfront
at Inside the Park at Fifth Avenue and 61st Street (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
Travel past the Pond and Gapstow Bridge, and on to the Dairy, with this tour of southern park highlights led by Central Park Conservancy tour guides.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
at Old Stone House (in J.J. Byrne Playground), Brooklyn
3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Roll out that great Halloween costume early for our Park Slope Parents sponsored Costume Contest and Mini Parade – perfect for anyone who can’t stay up past 6:30 p.m.!
Category: Festivals, Best for Kids, Halloween
at Queens County Farm Museum (in Queens Farm Park), Queens
at Harlem Meer (in Central Park), Manhattan
4:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
Enjoy pumpkin carving, Halloween crafts, spooky stories, a costume parade, and most of all the Conservancy’s signature Pumpkin Flotilla, which sets sail at the Harlem Meer at twilight!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Festivals, Games, Best for Kids, Halloween
at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan
6:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m.
Venture into the ghostly shadows of history by flickering candlelight to hear chilling tales of phantoms, and otherworldly occurrences from the people who actually experienced them.
Category: Education, Art, History, Tours, Halloween