NYC Parks Weekend Fun Guide

December 5-6, 2020

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

Staying in? Check out Parks@Home!

When visiting our parks, please wear a face covering and keep six feet between households. For information about service changes in our parks, visit our COVID-19 Service Changes page. 

1. Celebrate the holidays

A holiday tree decorated with a star

Join us as we turn on the holiday lights, craft decorations, greet Santa, and spread holiday cheer at our socially-distanced events! More info

2. Go ice skating

ice skating on the rink

Ice skating rinks in Bryant Park, Central Park, Prospect Park, and Clove Lakes Park are open! View hours and rates

3. Help plant tulips for spring at Highland Park

red tulips planted on the lawn behind the park benches

It may be late fall but we're already preparing for spring! Join the Forest Park Trust in planting hundreds of tulip bulbs that will bloom as part of a beautiful public art project. Register online

4. Explore the wonders of nature with our Urban Park Rangers

A trail leads through the woods as the trees boast their late fall colors

Head into our woodland areas with our expert Rangers and discover the beauty of nature all around you. Join us

5. Join our free walking groups with Shape Up NYC

a small group walks along the waterfront which features a view of the bridge

Enjoy the fresh air and the great outdoors while working on your fitness goals. We'll start off with some exercises followed by a walking workout you can enjoy at your own pace! Register now

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