NYC Parks Weekend Fun Guide

November 25-28, 2021

Here are some highlights of fun things to do this weekend. Visit our Events Calendar for more events. 

Staying in? Check out our virtual events!

For information about service changes in our parks, visit our COVID-19 Service Changes page. 

Join our Black Friday Hikes

a path leads out into the marsh surrounded by trees in deep red fall color

Skip the bustle of the city for the great outdoors! Join our Urban Park Rangers on the trails as we unwind and take in the beauty of nature in late autumn. Join our Black Friday Hikes (photo: Pelham Bay Park)

Celebrate Native American Heritage Month

This Saturday, join our Urban Park Rangers in Riverdale Park to learn about the history and culture of the Lenape in the Bronx. More info

Go ice skating

guests ice skate at the rink in Bryant Park

The rinks at Bryant Park, Central Park, Coney Island, Clove Lakes Park, and Prospect Park are open! Lace up and enjoy quality time outdoors with family and friends. More info

Visit the great trees of Inwood Hill Park with our park rangers

trees in golden yellow fall colors flank a path in the forest

Inwood Hill Park is home to Manhattan's only forest and a host of our city's most impressive trees, some centuries old. Join our Urban Park Rangers in the park this Sunday for a chance to meet them! More info

Celebrate Hanukkah

folks gather around a tall menorah where someone is turning on the center bulb from a cherry picker

We're kicking off the Festival of Lights this Sunday at the lighting of two of the largest menorahs in the world! Join us

Enjoy fall foliage in our parks

orange sweetgum tree leaves by a lake that looks out to a forest changing into yellow and orange fall colors

Don't miss your chance to take in the autumn colors. Visit some of the best parks to see fall foliage before the leaves shiver away for winter.  

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