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 21–30 out of 312 events
from April 15, 2021 to September 10, 2022

Saturday, April 17, 2021

Apr17

Spring Chores 'n' Tours

at Historic Richmond TownStaten Island This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Explore the reawakened historic village of Historic Richmond Town. Costumed Historical Interpreters will display 19th-century lifeways, demonstrating housekeeping, cleaning, and chores we perform today with modern conveniences.
Category: History

Apr17

Camping 101

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park)Bronx

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Thnking about camping this summer? Join the Urban Park Rangers to learn everything you need to know to be confident spending your first night in the woods.
Category: Education, Nature
Free!

Apr17

Historic New York: Lower East Side Parks Highlights

at Seal Shower Garden and Fire Boat House (in John V. Lindsay East River Park)Manhattan

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.
Join the Urban Park Rangers as we discuss the highlights of past, present and future of parks in the Lower East Side of Manhattan.
Category: Education, History, Talks
Free!

Apr17

Historic Trees of Conference House Park Walking Tour

at Conference House Museum (in Conference House Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join an NYC Parks arborist, naturalist, and historian for a guided tour of the historic trees of Conference House Park. The tour will highlight some of the great trees associated with this historic house and park.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours, Earth Day & Arbor Day, Talks, Outdoor Fitness, Seniors, Hiking, Wildlife
Free!

Sunday, April 18, 2021

Apr18

It's My Park at Francis Lewis Park

at Francis Lewis ParkQueens This is an Accessible location

8:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.
This It’s My Park season, join the Friends of Francis Lewis Park to help clean up and beautify our park.
Category: Volunteer, It's My Park
Free!

Apr18

Birding: Spring Migration

at 130th Street and 11th Avenue (in Powell's Cove Park)Queens

10:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.
Our Urban Park Rangers will guide you to the best wildlife viewing spots in the urban jungle. To enhance your experience, we encourage you to bring field guides and binoculars.
Category: Birding, Nature, Wildlife
Free!

Apr18

Urban Park Ranger Volunteer Litter Clean-Up

at Oakwood Beach (in Great Kills Park)Staten Island

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
There’s no better way to contribute to a cleaner and healthier community than by volunteering. Join the Urban Park Rangers and Move Forward SI to clean and beautify Oakwood Beach.
Category: Volunteer
Free!

Apr18

Sunday Stewardship Day - Fort Tryon Park

at Margaret Corbin Circle (in Fort Tryon Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Please join the Fort Tryon Park Trust and NYC Park horticulture staff at a volunteer event to improve the ecology of Fort Tryon Park! Activities will include some or all of the following: painting, planting preparations, planting, weeding, and more.
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Apr18

Urban Farm Volunteers

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Volunteer with our team to manage our one-acre Urban Farm!
Category: Nature, Volunteer
Free!

Apr18

Urban Farm Exploration Days!

at Urban Farm (in Randall's Island Park)Manhattan

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Explore the Urban Farm’s variety of crops, rice paddies, fragrant herbs, and meet the chickens too! All ages welcome!
Category: Nature, Best for Kids
Free!

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