1st Sep 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Summer on the Hudson: #TotallyPublicKaraoke
Amaze the crowd when you rock the mic at #TotallyPublicKaraoke nights. Bring your friends, your voice, and your courage. All ages! This event repeats on the 1st Friday of every month between 6/2/2017 and 9/1/2017.
3rd Aug 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
West Side Evening Stroll
Join us after work for an evening stroll along part of Central Park’s West side. Central Park Conservancy guides lead you on a casual walk from the southwest corner of Central Park to Tavern on the Green. Learn about the Maine Monument, west side arches, Heckscher Ballfields, Sheep Meadow, and Tavern on the Green on […]
20th Jul 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Artworks by world-renowned artist Dale Chihuly are now on view at NYBG in his first major garden exhibition in New York in more than ten years. CHIHULY, presented by Bank of America, showcases more than 20 installations and includes drawings and early works that reveal the evolution and development of Chihuly’s artistic process during his celebrated […]
14th Jul 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Bryant Park Presents Contemporary Dance
Welcome the weekend in style at this series of free Friday-evening shows in Bryant Park. Two shows are devoted to ballet, curated by Donna Salgado: June 16 (David Fernandez’s Some Dance Company, Gabrielle Lamb’s Pigeonwing Dance, Da’ Von Doane & Artists of the Shift, Cherylyn Lavagnino Dance and Bennyroyce Dance) and June 30 (the Ashley […]
23rd Jun 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Summer on the Hudson: Feral Love
Join us for a special screening of Feral Love (Hancock Productions), a local tale of a musician, a feral cat colony, true love, and Riverside Park. A special guest quartet performance of live music greets you at 7:30 p.m. and a bonus short about the Riverside Clay Tennis Association cat kicks off the special evening. Bring a […]
23rd Jun 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
In its eighth season of summer Shakespeare, Smith Street Stage sets up camp at Carroll Park with Shakespeare’s history play, in which a malicious hunchback clambers to power on the corpses of his family and friends. Jonathan Hopkins directs a gender- and race-neutral production. Performances will take place every day the weekend of June 23rd, […]
21st Jun 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Make Music New York
American Music for Piano Duet highlights American four-hand music played by young students and professional adult headliners. Performances will take place at Pier I in Riverside Park South (West 70th Street).
17th Jun 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Summer on the Hudson: Revival
Dances For A Variable Population, legendary dancers, and neighborhood adults perform seminal dance techniques of the 20th century alongside the dancers who created them. Performance will take place at the General Grant National Memorial in Riverside Park.
10th Jun 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Summer on the Hudson: Play Dates!
Enjoy monthly outdoor parties featuring children’s entertainers, arts and crafts, and neighborhood fun! Play Dates take place on the second Saturday of each month from May through August at West Harlem Piers. Schedule May 13 – Dave Jay / making kids laugh June 10 – Magic at Coney!!! / magical variety show July 8 – Charlini / a magic pirate […]
8th Jun 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Happy Hour Fishing
Tired of the old noisy after work happy hour? Head down to the Ecology Center to finish off the week with views of the East River as the sun sets and the light turns “magic.” We’re partnering with Outdoorfest again this year to bring you a summer fishing happy hour on the East River. Bait […]
6th Jun 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Pilates in the Park
Join Melissa Ricci, CPT, PMA from Base Fitness® for a multi-level class that tones and balances your muscles, aligns your body, and strengthens your core! Bring your own mat. This event repeats every week on Tuesday between 6/6/2017 and 8/29/2017 at The Plaza at 66th Street in Riverside Park South.
3rd Jun 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
World Science Festival
World Science Festival returns to BBP again this year for another night of stargazing on the waterfront! World Science Festival brings stargazing back to BBP this year along with UP – Umbrella Project, an amazing participatory performance piece by Pilobolus! Attendees can take a look through WSF’s high-tech telescopes for an up-close view of the moon, […]
25th May 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Summer on the Hudson: Yoga Flow
Get up, get out, and do something! Just about any day of the year, you can find something fun, informative, and healthy to enjoy at an area park. Link mindful breathing with movement in this full spectrum yoga practice that includes modifications and intensifications depending on experience level. Veteran Nina Semczuk helps you cultivate strength, […]
25th May 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Summer on the Hudson: Locomotive Lawn Live
Get up, get out, and do something! Just about any day of the year, you can find something fun, informative, and healthy to enjoy at an area park. Moosiki Kids Musical Storytime fosters a love of reading at a young age with musical stories on Riverside Park’s comfy turf lawn. Great for kids ages 5 […]
21st May 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Lower EastStory: A Scavenger Hunt
The Lower East Side Ecology Center, Media education non-profit MIRA, and the East River Park Coalition are joining forces once again to explore the history, art and culture of the Lower East Side and East River Park through an exciting story-based Scavenger Hunt on May 21. The event is open to all people age 12 […]
20th May 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Rangers Choice: Calvert Vaux Park Discovery Hike
Put on your hiking shoes and bring your binoculars as we explore the rocky coast of Gravesend Bay. This beautifully restored parkland holds remnants of sunken barges that have been taken over by nature. Space is limited and registration is required. If necessary, a lottery will be run to select participants. To register, please visit nyc.gov/parks/rangers/register. Registration opens on Wednesday, May 10.
7th May 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Early Morning Bird Walk: Marvelous Migrants
Join Prospect Park Alliance to search for some of the dazzling birds that visit the Park before flying to northern breeding grounds. The tour is led by the Brooklyn Bird Club and leaves promptly at 8 am.
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.