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.
Thursday, May 26, 2022
at Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
7:30 a.m.–8:30 a.m.
Join the Fort Tryon Park Trust for a free, year-round exercise program on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays! Each day of the week offers different intensity. All are welcome!
Category: Nature, Fitness, Seniors, Hiking, Exercise Classes, Strength Training/Weightlifting, Walking
at Dance Room (in St. John’s Recreation Center), Brooklyn
8:00 a.m.–8:45 a.m.
This fun low-impact full-body workout includes cardio, strength and balance exercises to improve your overall fitness. Registration is required. Masks are strongly encouraged.
Category: Fitness, Shape Up NYC, Exercise Classes
at The Arsenal, Manhattan
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
See Frederick Law Olmsted’s lasting influence on park innovation in New York City with “Parks Now: Honoring the Olmsted Legacy,” on view at the Arsenal Gallery.
Category: Art, History
at Randall's Island Park, Manhattan
9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Volunteer with our Natural Areas Team to learn more about our restoration efforts while working to maintain and sustain our ecosystems and shorelines.
Category: Nature, Volunteer, Waterfront
at DeMatti Park Fieldhouse (in De Matti Park), Staten Island
10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Join NYC Parks staff in free activities in NYC’s playgrounds, including organized sports, games, fitness demos, board games, water games, and more!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Games, Sports
at Basement - Full (in Lost Battalion Hall Recreation Center), Queens
at Locomotive Lawn (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan
10:30 a.m.–11:15 a.m.
Moosiki Kids Musical Storytime fosters a love of reading at a young age with musical stories, interactive musical storyboard, and danceable original Moosiki music on our comfy turf lawn.
Category: Concerts, Best for Kids, Waterfront
at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx
11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
In this program of classes, we will make simple and fun projects from Tie-Dye Techniques with Color to Tie-Dye with Bleach, as well as Lava Lamps from Vegetable Oil and Alka Seltzer.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Workshops, Accessible Activities, Recreation Centers