26th Feb 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Classic Movie SK8 Night
Bryant Park rolls out its own “red carpet” with photo ops and free giveaways the night of the Oscars. Plus listen to classic music from Hollywood movies as you skate. Admission to The Rink is free, please visit here for skate rental pricing.
23rd Feb 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
NYC Compost Project Hosted by Queens Botanical Garden: I Heart Worms for Families
Did you know that worms have five pairs of hearts? This unique hands-on workshop introduces kids (ages 5 and up) to the life of indoor composting (red wiggler) worms. Make heart-shaped compost cookies for your plants; be prepared to get your hands dirty! Purchase worm bin materials from us ($10 material fee), and we’ll help you set […]
16th Feb 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Parks Without Borders Fort Greene Park
Through the Parks Without Borders program, Fort Greene Park was chosen to receive a share of $40 million for the redesign of its entrances, edges, and underused spaces. At this meeting, NYC Parks will present new design ideas and other updates, and we need your feedback. Parks Without Borders is a new design approach to connecting open […]
1st Feb-20th Apr 2017
Event Registration Open for 2017 Canal Clean Sweep
The NYS Canal Corporation and Parks & Trails New York need your help for the annual Canal Clean Sweep. Last year’s event was a great success, but we want to make this year’s Clean Sweep even bigger! Most of this year’s event will take place Friday-Sunday, April 21–23, Earth Day weekend. Besides being a great way to […]
29th Jan 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Winter Walk at Pelham Bay Park
Join the Natural Areas Conservancy for a guided walk through the coastal and forested areas of New York City’s largest park. This diverse 2,700-acre park has plentiful forest and wetland natural areas and is home to significant wildlife. Ecologically speaking, Pelham Bay Park is the southern tip of New England and has characteristics quite distinct from […]
11th-13th Nov 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
SWALE: A floating edible forest docked at Brooklyn Bridge Park
Swale, a floating food forest built on a 130-foot by 40-foot barge made from repurposed shipping containers by artist Mary Matting, will be docked for just a few short days (until November 13th) at Brooklyn Bridge Park‘s Pier 6. Mary Mattingly welcomes New Yorkers to come aboard and sample the various foods growing in her food forest and learn […]
29th Oct 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Central Park Youth Basketball Clinics
Take your kids outside to enjoy the Park and to learn and enhance their athletic skills through small group instruction and competitive games in these high-energy clinics. Whether it’s learning how to dribble or becoming a better shooter, these interactive skill clinics help kids to improve their game and appreciation for Central Park. Open to players […]
15th Oct 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Aki Matsuri: Japanese Fall Celebration of the Steinhardt Maple Collection
Enjoy a pleasant walk with family and friends, through the beautiful collection of maple trees at the New York Botanical Garden.
7th-8th Oct 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Central Park Moonlight Ride
A fun, relaxing auto-free ride through Central Park highlighting its beautiful ponds, waterways, vistas, and structures.
24th Sep 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Make it Wild!
Enjoy a whole day of family fun on the High Line! Get your hands dirt in our garden, create art, hear stories, watch performances and more!
18th Sep 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Jane’s Walk in the Park: Madison Square Park and The Urban Forest
Join Trees New York’s Arborist and Education Director, Sam Bishop, for a tree walk in Madison Square Park. Sam will be pointing out different kinds of trees and plants that grow in and around the park, and how they clean our air and water, nurture and feed our wildlife, and improve quality of life for all New Yorkers.
10th Sep-11th Nov 2016
Prospect Park Moonlight Ride
Join us as we discover Prospect Park at night. Prospect Park is a 526-acre urban oasis located in the heart of Brooklyn.
8th Sep 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Garden Tour: Gardening in the Sky at the High Line
Get to know every detail of the High Line's plant life while walking through the park with one of our knowledgeable staff horticulturists.
19th Aug 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Bryant Park Presents Emerging Music Festival
"Bryant Park opens its lawn to five of New York City's most promising up-and-coming bands"
17th Aug 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Harlem Creek Tour - Part I
Join urban explorer Steve Duncan in finding Harlem Creek’s buried path through Central Park to the Harlem Muir as Steve explains how the waterway functions today.
16th Aug 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Star Gazing Date Night!
Join us for the perfect Date Night under the stars: sip wine, listen to jazz by local artists and and take a closer look at the moon, planets, and stars.
11th Aug 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Creatures of the Night - Family Edition
Explore Prospect Park after dark with expert naturalist Paul Keim. Share snacks and beverages with Paul as he speaks about the ecological role that bats and nocturnal insects play in our environment, followed by a walking tour to spot and identify the Park's various species of resident bats in flight.
23rd Jul 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Harlem Routes Family Scavenger Hunt
Spend a fun day with your family outside in a scavenger hunt through the Harlem Grown community gardens! Then enjoy a cooking class taught by Guest Chef George Duran at the Pono school.