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 841–850 out of 1,508 events
from September 27, 2016 to August 30, 2017
Saturday, October 29, 2016
at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park), Manhattan
at 85th Street and Central Park West (in Central Park), Manhattan
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Seneca Village was an important community of predominantly African-American property owners, living in an area that now makes up part of Central Park.
Category: Education, Nature, History, Tours
at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx
2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
Tour the gardens with Horticultural Interpreter Charles Day to hear stories about some of the courageous people celebrated in plant nomenclature and see their coveted finds.
Category: Nature, History, Tours
at 544 West 35th Street (in Hudson Park), Manhattan
at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx
6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
Fact or fiction? Take a guided, candle-lit stroll to the Pell grave site and learn the true story of Goodwife Pell’s involvement in a 1650s witchcraft trial.
Category: History, Tours, Halloween
at Athens Square, Queens
at Fort Totten Visitor's Center (in Fort Totten Park), Queens
at Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island
7:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Is Conference House Park Staten Island's most haunted park? Find out on a nighttime hike through an ancient burial ground and into the Conference House.
Category: Tours, Halloween, Hiking
Sunday, October 30, 2016
at Carmine Carro Community Center (in Marine Park), Brooklyn
8:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC.
Category: Fitness, Outdoor Fitness