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 1–10 out of 1,133 events
from October 21, 2019 to September 10, 2022
Monday, October 21, 2019
at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
FASTNET: Plein-Air Drawings at Freshkills Park is an exhibition of plein-air drawings and ink studies made within a 20-foot shipping container.
Category: Accessible, Nature, Art
at Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–11:30 a.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
at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan
12:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Poignant scenes throughout the house explore 19th-century customs surrounding death, a time, unlike today, when death and mourning were pervasive and integral parts of life.
Category: History, Tours, Halloween, Talks
at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
For over 10 years, local artist Donna Napoli has enjoyed capturing Staten Island in watercolor, to "preserve" the charm and value of its "Mom and Pop" businesses, historic homes, parks, and wildlife as local treasures.
at 85th Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan
at W. 174th Street and Fort Washington Avenue (in J. Hood Wright Park), Manhattan
3:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Join us at the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new mini-soccer pitch!
at McCarren Play Center (in McCarren Park), Brooklyn
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
at The Battery Oval (in The Battery), Manhattan
at Heather Garden (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
7:30 a.m.–8:30 a.m.
Join us for one hour of walking, stretching, and strengthening exercises.
at Netherland Monument (in The Battery), Manhattan
8:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
Join us for a bird walk at The Battery with NYC Audubon! Explore the diversity of migrating birds that find food and habitat in The Battery.
Category: Accessible, Birding, Nature, Wildlife