NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2017 NYC Department of Parks and Recreation http://nyc.gov/parks/events NYC Department of Parks and Recreation en-us Thu, 14 Dec 2017 00:52:23 GMT <![CDATA[Teen Digital Media Winter Showcase: Stories Well Told]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/12/15/recyouth-winter-showcase-stories-well-told http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/12/15/recyouth-winter-showcase-stories-well-told Date: December 15, 2017

Celebrate the amazing mixed media created this fall by young people in and around NYC Parks' recreation centers! There will be photography and graphic design exhibits, play-testing of newly-created video games, a video screening, youth-made music, and a showcase of arts/tech projects.

Take pictures at our green screen photo booth and vote for your favorite projects. Join us and be wowed!

Food and beverages will be provided.

Start time: 5:00 pm

End time: 7:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 360-2791

Location: Chelsea Recreation Center

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<![CDATA[Photography Scavenger Hunt]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/12/16/photography-scavenger-hunt http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2017/12/16/photography-scavenger-hunt Date: December 16, 2017

Our Urban Park Ranger hiking guides will introduce you to the hidden gems of New York City. On our hikes, you may explore nature, discover our city’s urban forests, or just unplug from the world to clear your head.

Bring your own digital camera or smartphone

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:30 pm

Contact phone: (718) 421-2021

Location: Clifton Place and Marcy Avenue (in Herbert Von King Park)

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<![CDATA[Winter Jam NYC]]> http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/01/27/winter-jam-nyc http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/2018/01/27/winter-jam-nyc Date: January 27, 2018

Winter Jam is a free winter sports festival for New Yorkers of all ages! Our partners at Gore Mountain will blow lots of snow in the heart of Manhattan, creating a snow field for all to enjoy!

Featured Venues

  • Lake Placid Snow Field
  • Learn to Ski and Snowboard
  • Snowshoeing by REI
  • Sledding
  • Arctic Golf
  • Live Ice Sculpting
  • Taste NY Winter Market/Warming Hut

Please note: Participants in the Learn to Ski and Snowboard, Sledding, and Snowshoeing activities must sign a waiver and provide photo identification before participating in any of these activities. The waivers will be provided at the event. Participants under the age of 18 must have a legal guardian present with photo identification to sign the waiver. Waiting lines for the activities are subject to close early.

For more information about Winter Jam NYC, please visit our Winter Jam page.

* Rain Date: February 3, 2018.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Naumburg Bandshell (in Central Park)

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M010 Central Park 2018-01-27 2018-01-27 11:00 am 3:00 pm 40.77249908447265600, -73.97109985351562000 http://www.nycgovparks.org/common_images/events/5a29662f50dea.jpg Thu, 07 Dec 2017 11:14:50 EST