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 May 26, 2016 to April 25, 2026
Sunday, June 26, 2016
at East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Visit some of the park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, and the Lake, on this east-to-west tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Category: History, Tours
at Billings Lawn (in Fort Tryon Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m.
The Scandia Brass Quintet will perform their popular repertoire of contemporary and traditional compositions and arrangements, representing music from each of the five Scandinavian countries.
Category: Concerts, Free Summer Concerts
at Tony Dapolito Recreation Center, Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Make friends or dance with a new partner while enjoying live tango music, stories, and classes.
at Bennett Park, Manhattan
2:30 p.m.–3:25 p.m.
City Parks Foundation offers a traveling puppet show, CityParks PuppetMobile, the oldest continually operating company of its kind in the country, which presents free performances…
Category: Best for Kids
at Pier I (in Riverside Park South), Manhattan
6:00 p.m.–9:30 p.m.
Learn to dance like a pro at Summer on the Hudson's Salsa, Cha-Cha, and Bachata lessons.
Category: Accessible, Education, Dance, Festivals, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors
at Randall's Island Connector (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
8:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.
The true story of Coach Herman Boone (played by Denzel Washington) who is hired to lead the newly desegregated T.C. Williams High School football team in Alexandria, Virginia in the early 1970s.
Category: Film, History, Free Summer Movies, Waterfront
Monday, June 27, 2016
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 Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens
10:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
Marking Socrates Sculpture Park’s 30th anniversary, the park presents Landmark, a series of artist commissions and projects that transforms the land both physically and symbolically.
Category: Accessible, Art, Waterfront