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.
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from July 27, 2016 to April 25, 2026
Wednesday, August 17, 2016
at Upper Terrace (in Bryant Park), Manhattan
8:30 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
This class, presented by the Shinnyo Center for Meditation & Well-Being, translates fundamental Buddhist principles into experiences that can be accessible to anyone in contemporary society.
Category: Education, Nature, Seniors
at Garibaldi Plaza (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan
at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens
9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Tasks vary by day, and may include weeding, harvesting, planting, and composting activities. Volunteers must be at least 16 years old.
Category: Education, Nature, Volunteer, Food
at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan
9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Celebrate the 2016 summer season with an exhibition of contemporary photography that highlights the city’s most popular warm weather amenities—its public pools and beaches.
at Sunset Park Recreation Center (in Sunset Park), Brooklyn , Sunset Park, Brooklyn
at Running Track (in Baisley Pond Park), Queens
at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island
at NE Playground Area Seating Nook (in Washington Square Park), Manhattan
at 125th Street and Marginal Street (in West Harlem Piers), Manhattan
10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Join Summer on the Hudson in West Harlem Piers Park for games such as giant tic-tac-toe, lawn bowling, hopscotch, jump rope, and more.
Category: Accessible, Festivals, Games, Best for Kids, Waterfront