NYC Parks Special Events copyright (c) 2016 NYC Department of Parks and Recreation NYC Department of Parks and Recreation en-us Sat, 22 Oct 2016 07:21:36 GMT <![CDATA[Arts, Culture & Fun: Dia De Los Muertos]]> Date: October 29, 2016

Come celebrate the traditional Mexican Day of the Dead with live music, traditional dance and parade, Calaveras Literarias (poetry readings), community altars, art workshops, and much more. Bring a picture of the person you want to commemorate to be part of the altar. We will also have a Health & Fitness section with free health screenings and zumba classes.

Ven a celebrar la tradicional fiesta Mexicana del Dia de los Muertos.

Tendremos música en vivo, bailes tradicionales y desfile de ofrendas, calaveras literarias (lecturas de poesía), altares comunitarios, talleres de arte y mucho más. Trae una fotografía de la persona que desees conmemorar en el altar.

This event is being produced in partnership with Partnerships for Parks and the Mexican Coalition for Empowerment of Youth and Families

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 367-3657

Location: St. Mary's Recreation Center (in St. Mary's Park)

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<![CDATA[Shocktoberfest]]> Date: October 30, 2016

Join us for Shocktoberfest! Visit the pumpkin patch, jump on fun inflatable playgrounds, and enjoy crafts, games, music, and more!

The event is sponsored by Council Member Julissa Ferreras. It's free and open to the public, and all are welcome!

Start time: 12:00 pm

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 760-6560

Location: Playground for All Children (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park)

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