Tag Archives: park

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.
by Marlyn Marrero
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 […]
by Michael Raineri
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 […]
by Michael Raineri
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 […]
by Michael Raineri
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 […]
by Michael Raineri
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 […]
by Michael Raineri
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 […]
by Marlyn Marrero
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.
by Alex Reice
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.
by Lilas Randrianarivony
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!
by colette
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.
by Angie Koo
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.
by Lilas Randrianarivony
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.
by colette
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"
by colette
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.
by Lilas Randrianarivony
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.
by colette
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.
by Lilas Randrianarivony
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.
by Alex Reice