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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 24, 2016 to April 25, 2026

Sunday, June 26, 2016

Jun 26

Orienteering, Maps, and Compasses

at Fort Greene Park Visitor Center (in Fort Greene Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
On our orienteering hikes you will learn the skills needed to navigate using only a map and compass.
Category: Nature
Free!

Jun 26

Science in the Park

at Bay Area (in Little Bay Park), Queens

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
We will grab a seining net and learn about creatures that live in the bay.
Category: Nature
Free!

Jun 26

Community Rowing

at Hunts Point Riverside Park, Bronx This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Explore the south end of the Bronx River in one of Rocking the Boat's handmade wooden boats.
Category: Nature, Tours, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront
Free!

Jun 26

Only in Queens Summer Festival

at Unisphere (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park), Queens

1:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Head to Flushing Meadows Corona Park for the Only In Queens Summer Festival, and enjoy live music, historic tours, family fun, and more.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Festivals, History, Best for Kids, Tours, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun 26

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

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
Free!

Jun 26

Summer 2016 Scandinavian Music Festival Concert: Scandia Brass Quintet

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
Free!

Jun 26

CityParks PuppetMobile presents Puss in Boots

at Bennett Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

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
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jun 26

Summer on the Hudson: Let's Dance Salsa

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
Free!

Must See
Event
Jun 26

Outdoor Movie Night: Remember the Titans

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
Free!

Monday, June 27, 2016

Jun 27

Prospect Park Alliance Monday Eastside Revival

at Prospect Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Tasks may include raking, sweeping, path edging, and litter removal.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

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