Bronx-Events

Ride for Hope Outdoor Cycling Class

Outdoors at St. James Recreation Center (in St. James Park)

Date: June 17, 2021

Join St. James Recreation Center for free outdoor cycling classes! This high-energy class will get your heart pumping while you work up a sweat spinning to great music.

Bring your energy, towel, and bottle of water, and be ready to ride.

This program is FREE and open to the public, but program size is limited.

Know Before You Go:

For everyone's safety, we are asking all participants to observe the following guidelines:

  • Please wear a mask if you are unvaccinated, or if it makes you feel more comfortable
  • All individuals should maintain social distancing of six feet during programming, regardless of vaccination status
  • Please wear a mask if social distancing cannot be maintained
  • Wash your hands before attending a program
  • Stay home if you are sick

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 9:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Outdoors at St. James Recreation Center (in St. James Park)

2021-06-17
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Tidy Thursdays at Starlight Park

Starlight Park
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Date: June 17, 2021

Come help remove litter and support our local gardens for spring plantings and maintenance. Tasks can include litter pickup, weed removal, green infrastructure maintenance, and plantings.

Hand sanitizer, masks, gloves, social distancing guidelines, and temperature checks provided to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

For more information, please contact Lexi, the Volunteer Coordinator, at (718) 542-4284 or at volunteer@bronxriver.org.

Register onine

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 836-1207

Location: Starlight Park

2021-06-17
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Family Fitness Festival

Outdoors at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)
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Date: June 17, 2021

Families and children of all ages are invited to join Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center for Family Fitness Festival. Activities will include
yoga, spin bike classes, whine fitness, aerobics, and much more!

The events are FREE and open to the public. Please note, space is limited due to social distancing requirements, and remember to wear a face covering.

For more information, and to register, please email Sarah.Bishow@parks.nyc.gov.

Know Before You Go:

For everyone's safety, we are asking all participants to observe the following guidelines:

  • Please wear a mask if you are unvaccinated, or if it makes you feel more comfortable
  • All individuals should maintain social distancing of six feet during programming, regardless of vaccination status
  • Please wear a mask if social distancing cannot be maintained
  • Wash your hands before attending a program
  • Stay home if you are sick

Start time: 4:30 pm

End time: 6:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Outdoors at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)

2021-06-17
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Movies Under the Stars: Jumanji: The Next Level

Dawson Playground
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Date: June 17, 2021

Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film!

Jumanji: The Next Level, the gang is back but the game has changed. As they return to rescue one of their own, the players will have to brave parts unknown, from arid deserts to snowy mountains, to escape the world's most dangerous game. Rated PG-13

Grab a blanket and come enjoy a movie in a neighborhood park or playground! This summer, NYC Parks will host family-friendly movie showings across the five boroughs. Movies begin at dusk. This event is FREE and open to the public, but seating is limited.

Know Before You Go:

For everyone's safety, we are asking all participants to observe the following guidelines:

  • Please wear a mask if you are unvaccinated, or if it makes you feel more comfortable
  • All individuals should maintain social distancing of six feet during programming, regardless of vaccination status
  • Please wear a mask if social distancing cannot be maintained
  • Wash your hands before attending a program
  • Stay home if you are sick

Contact (212) 360-1430 or accessibility@parks.nyc.gov for more information regarding accessibility.

Glass bottles and alcoholic beverages are strictly prohibited.

Start time: 8:00 pm

End time: 11:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Dawson Playground

2021-06-17
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Pelham Bay Park Forest Restoration

Orchard Beach Parking Lot (in Pelham Bay Park)

Date: June 18, 2021

Volunteer with the Stewardship Team to protect the forested areas in Pelham Bay Park! Volunteers will learn how to identify and safely remove invasive plants in order to help restore the forest and create a healthier ecosystem.

Come dressed in sturdy boots or shoes, long pants, and clothing that can get dirty. Please be sure to wear a face mask and bring your own water bottle to this event.

Space is limited and registration is required. Volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by a chaperone.

This event has been funded in part by NYC Service.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Orchard Beach Parking Lot (in Pelham Bay Park)

2021-06-18
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Introduction to Art

Outdoors at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)
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Date: June 18, 2021

Calling all aspiring artists. Bring your paint brushes and love for art and expression to Williamsbridge Oval. Art, drawing, and painting techniques will be at the forefront for this program.

The events are FREE and open to the public. Please note, space is limited due to social distancing requirements, and remember to wear a face covering.

Know Before You Go:

For everyone's safety, we are asking all participants to observe the following guidelines:

  • Please wear a mask if you are unvaccinated, or if it makes you feel more comfortable
  • All individuals should maintain social distancing of six feet during programming, regardless of vaccination status
  • Please wear a mask if social distancing cannot be maintained
  • Wash your hands before attending a program
  • Stay home if you are sick

For more information, please contact Sarah.Bishow@parks.nyc.gov.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Outdoors at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)

2021-06-18
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Community Paddle on the Bronx River

Concrete Plant Park
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Date: June 18, 2021

Join us on a Free Community Paddle at the Concrete Plant Park boat launch. This is a great activity for beginners and families to join. Canoes will be available for partners and families, and kayaks will be available for solo paddlers.

Please note: this event is first come, first served, and no pre-registration is required. All participants are required to wear face masks and fill out waivers at the time of sign-up. We are happily accepting volunteers to help at this event.

Register online

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Concrete Plant Park

2021-06-18
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CityParks PuppetMobile Presents Puppet Time!

Outdoors at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)
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Date: June 18, 2021

Puppet Time is a family-friendly variety show featuring songs from past Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre performances including Pippi, Peter Pan, Princess, Emperor and The Duck, Hansel and Gretel's Halloween Adeventure, Bessie's Big Shot, and more!

There will be two shows: at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

Performance will be outside in front of the recreation center building. Please bring blankets or small chairs to sit on.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 543-87672

Location: Outdoors at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)

2021-06-18
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CityParks Puppetmobile presents Puppet Time

Outdoors at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)
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Date: June 18, 2021

Puppet Time is a family friendly variety show featuring songs from past Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre performances including Pippi, Peter Pan, Princess, Emperor and The Duck, Hansel and Gretel's halloween Adeventure, Bessie's Big Shot, and more!

There will be 2 shows at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

Performance will be outside in front of the recreation center building. Please bring blankets or small chairs to sit on.

Know Before You Go:

For everyone's safety, we are asking all participants to observe the following guidelines:

  • Please wear a mask if you are unvaccinated, or if it makes you feel more comfortable
  • All individuals should maintain social distancing of six feet during programming, regardless of vaccination status
  • Please wear a mask if social distancing cannot be maintained
  • Wash your hands before attending a program
  • Stay home if you are sick

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 543-8672

Location: Outdoors at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)

2021-06-18
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Movies Under the Stars: Sonic the Hedgehog

East 158th Street and Grand Concourse (in Franz Sigel Park)
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Date: June 18, 2021

Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film!

Sonic The Hedgehog, aka The Blue Blur, embraces his new home on Earth. This power attracts the attention of super-uncool evil genius Dr. Robotnik. Now it's super-villain vs. super-sonic in an all-out race. Rated PG

Grab a blanket and come enjoy a movie in the park! This summer, NYC Parks will host family-friendly movie showings across the five boroughs. Movies begin at dusk. This event is FREE and open to the public, but seating is limited.

Know Before You Go:

For everyone's safety, we are asking all participants to observe the following guidelines:

  • Please wear a mask if you are unvaccinated, or if it makes you feel more comfortable
  • All individuals should maintain social distancing of six feet during programming, regardless of vaccination status
  • Please wear a mask if social distancing cannot be maintained
  • Wash your hands before attending a program
  • Stay home if you are sick

Contact (212) 360-1430 or accessibility@parks.nyc.gov for more information regarding accessibility.

Glass bottles and alcoholic beverages are strictly prohibited.

Start time: 8:00 pm

End time: 11:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: East 158th Street and Grand Concourse (in Franz Sigel Park)

2021-06-18
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Seton Falls Park Forest Restoration

Marolla Place and Boller Avenue (in Seton Falls Park)

Date: June 19, 2021

Volunteer with the Stewardship Team to protect the forested areas in Seton Falls Park! Volunteers will learn how to identify and safely remove invasive plants in order to help restore the forest and create a healthier ecosystem.

Come dressed in sturdy boots or shoes, long pants, and clothing that can get dirty. Please be sure to wear a face mask and bring your own water bottle to this event.

Please note: Space is limited and registration is required. Volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by a chaperone.

This event has been funded in part by NYC Service.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Marolla Place and Boller Avenue (in Seton Falls Park)

2021-06-19
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Bronx Sole Celebrating Juneteenth

Franz Sigel Park

Date: June 19, 2021

Join the community members of Bronx Sole as they celebrate Juneteenth with their free Bronx history running and walking tours.


More info: Register at www.eventbrite.com/o/bronx-sole-30575605448

The group does weekly history run/walks every Tuesdays at 6:00pm and Saturdays at 10:00am.

@Bronxsole instagram or linktr.ee/bronxsole
Contact: bronxsole@gmail.com

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Franz Sigel Park

2021-06-19
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Upper River Paddle

Shoelace Park (in Bronx Park)
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Date: June 19, 2021

Join us for an Upper River Paddle on the Bronx River! This guided paddle starts at the Shoelace Park boat launch at 219th Street and ends at the Bronx Zoo Mitsubishi Riverwalk. It takes paddlers through some of the more heavily forested sections of the river, including old-growth forest within the New York Botanical Garden that pre-dates European colonization of the area.

Purchase tickets online

For questions or concerns, email paddle@bronxriver.org or victoria.toro@bronxriver.org.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 1:30 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Shoelace Park (in Bronx Park)

2021-06-19
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Intermediate Canoeing

Orchard Beach Parking Lot (in Pelham Bay Park)

Date: June 19, 2021

Few experiences compare with being on the open water in New York City. The rhythm of the waves, the sun on your face, and the exhilaration of slicing through the water all add up to an experience you’ll never forget.

Our trained Urban Park Rangers will lead you on canoe adventures that range from the gentle waters of protected lakes to the challenging open waters of rivers and bays. All canoe programs are for ages 8 years and older.

Space is limited and participants are chosen by lottery. To enter in the lottery, visit Urban Park Rangers Registration Page. Registration begins on Wednesday, June 9.

Please note: We are offering outdoor programs with limited attendance so that you can have a safe and enjoyable time in parks. Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programs.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 2:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 319-7258

Location: Orchard Beach Parking Lot (in Pelham Bay Park)

2021-06-19
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The 18th Annual Hunts Point Fish Parade & Summer Festival

Hunts Point Riverside Park

Date: June 19, 2021

Join community partners from The Point CDC and local green group Loving the Bronx and with other groups, orgs, and artists as they celebrate this Bronx tradition celebrating activism, community, and resiliency.

More info: Visit thepoint.org/fish-parade, @ThePointCDC via Instagram, FB

Contact: info@thepoint.org

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Hunts Point Riverside Park

2021-06-19
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Community Rowing and Birding

Hunts Point Riverside Park
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Date: June 19, 2021

Through Community Rowing, guests of all ages explore the Bronx River aboard student-built wooden row boats, accompanied by staff who teach them about the local waterways. Community Birding brings birdwatching to the shores of the Bronx River. Identify and learn about local species with knowledgeable guides. Binoculars and field guides will be provided. To learn more, visit Rocking the Boat's website.

Start time: 1:00 pm

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 466-5799

Location: Hunts Point Riverside Park

2021-06-19
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Arts, Culture & Fun: Dancing in the Streets

Lawn at Lafayette Avenue between Morrison Avenue and Metcalf Avenue (in Soundview Park)
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Date: June 19, 2021

Join It’s Showtime NYC! for an all-ages street dance class with a range of teaching artists who perform and teach flexn, litefeet, hip hop and other street and club dance forms.

Join us for four dance classes:

Poe Park Visitor Center (outdoors)
Friday, May 28 3:00 p.m. - 4:00. p.m. and Tuesday, June 15 at 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Soundview Park
Saturdays - June 5 and June 19 at 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

It's Showtime NYC! is a program of Dancing in the Streets, developed in partnership with the Mark Morris Dance Center, with funding from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, the Mertz Gilmore Foundation, Dance/NYC, New York State Council on the Arts, Map Fund, and Cornelia T. Bailey Foundation. This program is supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts, National Endowment for the Arts Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, and by Dance/NYC’s Dance Advancement Fund, made possible by the Ford Foundation.

It’s Showtime NYC! is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

Showtime NYC on Social Media

  • Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/itsshowtimenyc/
  • Facebook: http://itsshowtime.nyc
  • Website: http://itsshowtime.nyc
  • Dancing in the Streets: www.dancinginthestreets.org

Registration
Please register at lucy.aponte@parks.nyc.gov. The event is limited and participation will be on a first-come, first-serve basis on the day of the workshop. Families are welcome.

Please note: This spring and summer, due to the coronavirus pandemic, we're offering outdoor programs with limited attendance so that you can have a safe and enjoyable time in parks. Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 4:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Lawn at Lafayette Avenue between Morrison Avenue and Metcalf Avenue (in Soundview Park)

2021-06-19
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Father's Day Hike and Craft

Crotona Park E & Charlotte Street (in Crotona Park)

Date: June 20, 2021

Join the Urban Park Rangers and be inspired to go on a hike and build a dad-themed nature craft.

Please note: We are offering outdoor programs with limited attendance so that you can have a safe and enjoyable time in parks. Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programs.

Start time: 11:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (718) 319-7258

Location: Crotona Park E & Charlotte Street (in Crotona Park)

2021-06-20
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Monday Morning Pitch-In at Soundview Park

Lafayette Avenue and Morrison Avenue (in Soundview Park)

Date: June 21, 2021

Show your park some love and join a Monday Morning Pitch-In!

New York City’s parks are being used more than ever before as a result of the pandemic, which often means more litter. You can help!

Sign up here and remember to wear a face covering when volunteering.

You can also pitch-in at Soundview Park on these upcoming dates: July 12, August 2, and August 23.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Lafayette Avenue and Morrison Avenue (in Soundview Park)

2021-06-21
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Monday Morning Pitch-In at Claremont Park

Claremont Park House near Gazebo (in Claremont Park)

Date: June 21, 2021

Show your park some love and join a Monday Morning Pitch-In!

New York City’s parks are being used more than ever before as a result of the pandemic, which often means more litter. You can help!

Sign up here and remember to wear a face covering when volunteering.

You can also pitch-in at Claremont Park on these upcoming dates: July 12, August 2, and August 23.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Claremont Park House near Gazebo (in Claremont Park)

2021-06-21
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Monday Morning Pitch-In at Joyce Kilmer Park

Lorelai Fountain (in Joyce Kilmer Park)

Date: June 21, 2021

Show your park some love and join a Monday Morning Pitch-In!

New York City’s parks are being used more than ever before as a result of the pandemic, which often means more litter. You can help!

Sign up here and remember to wear a face covering when volunteering.

You can also pitch-in at Joyce Kilmer Park on these upcoming dates: July 12, August 2, and August 23.

Start time: 9:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Lorelai Fountain (in Joyce Kilmer Park)

2021-06-21
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Ride for Hope Outdoor Cycling Class

Outdoors at St. James Recreation Center (in St. James Park)

Date: June 22, 2021

Join St. James Recreation Center for free outdoor cycling classes! This high-energy class will get your heart pumping while you work up a sweat spinning to great music.

Bring your energy, towel, and bottle of water, and be ready to ride.

This program is FREE and open to the public, but program size is limited.

Know Before You Go:

For everyone's safety, we are asking all participants to observe the following guidelines:

  • Please wear a mask if you are unvaccinated, or if it makes you feel more comfortable
  • All individuals should maintain social distancing of six feet during programming, regardless of vaccination status
  • Please wear a mask if social distancing cannot be maintained
  • Wash your hands before attending a program
  • Stay home if you are sick

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 9:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Outdoors at St. James Recreation Center (in St. James Park)

2021-06-22
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Arts, Culture & Fun: Watercolor Painting Workshop

Outdoors at St. James Recreation Center (in St. James Park)
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Date: June 23, 2021

Join NYC Parks' Arts, Culture & Fun for an outdoor weekly watercolor landscape workshop series in partnership with Seeds of the League. This month, artist Amy DiGi will teach you how to draw and paint using nature as our inspiration. All levels from beginners to advanced are welcome. Learn about light, color, and design while making art en plein air (outside).

For your comfort, bring a mat, blanket, or folding chair to sit on. Feel free to bring your own watercolors, paper, water, and brushes. Limited supplies will be provided as well.

About the artist: Amy DiGi is a plein air artist working in both rural and city locations. She is a United States Coast Guard artist and an Arts in Embassy artist. She received her MFA from Lehman College and BFA from Pratt Institute.

Seeds of the League is the Art Students League's community program.

Registration
Please register at sheroly.jones@parks.nyc.gov. The class size is limited and will be on a first-come, first-serve basis on the day of the workshop.

Please note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we're offering outdoor programs with limited attendance so that you can have a safe and enjoyable time in parks. Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programming.

Note: Some programs may be modified, rescheduled, or cancelled due to weather, health, or safety concerns.

Start time: 3:00 pm

End time: 5:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Outdoors at St. James Recreation Center (in St. James Park)

2021-06-23
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Ride for Hope Outdoor Cycling Class

Outdoors at St. James Recreation Center (in St. James Park)

Date: June 24, 2021

Join St. James Recreation Center for free outdoor cycling classes! This high-energy class will get your heart pumping while you work up a sweat spinning to great music.

Bring your energy, towel, and bottle of water, and be ready to ride.

This program is FREE and open to the public, but program size is limited.

Know Before You Go:

For everyone's safety, we are asking all participants to observe the following guidelines:

  • Please wear a mask if you are unvaccinated, or if it makes you feel more comfortable
  • All individuals should maintain social distancing of six feet during programming, regardless of vaccination status
  • Please wear a mask if social distancing cannot be maintained
  • Wash your hands before attending a program
  • Stay home if you are sick

Start time: 8:00 am

End time: 9:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Outdoors at St. James Recreation Center (in St. James Park)

2021-06-24
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Tidy Thursdays at Starlight Park

Starlight Park
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Date: June 24, 2021

Come help remove litter and support our local gardens for spring plantings and maintenance. Tasks can include litter pickup, weed removal, green infrastructure maintenance, and plantings.

Hand sanitizer, masks, gloves, social distancing guidelines, and temperature checks provided to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

For more information, please contact Lexi, the Volunteer Coordinator, at (718) 542-4284 or volunteer@bronxriver.org.

Register online

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 12:00 pm

Contact phone: (917) 836-1207

Location: Starlight Park

2021-06-24
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Movies Under the Stars: Sonic the Hedgehog

Playground Fifty-Two (in Playground 52 LII)
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Date: June 24, 2021

Join NYC Parks and the New York City Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment for a free film!

Sonic The Hedgehog, aka The Blue Blur, embraces his new home on Earth. These powers attract the attention of super-uncool evil genius Dr. Robotnik. Now it's super-villain vs. super-sonic in an all-out race. Rated PG

Grab a blanket and come enjoy a movie in the park! This summer, NYC Parks will host family-friendly movie showings across the five boroughs. Movies begin at dusk. This event is FREE and open to the public, but seating is limited.

Know Before You Go:

For everyone's safety, we are asking all participants to observe the following guidelines:

  • Please wear a mask if you are unvaccinated, or if it makes you feel more comfortable
  • All individuals should maintain social distancing of six feet during programming, regardless of vaccination status
  • Please wear a mask if social distancing cannot be maintained
  • Wash your hands before attending a program
  • Stay home if you are sick

Glass bottles and alcoholic beverages are strictly prohibited.

Contact (212) 360-1430 or accessibility@parks.nyc.gov for more information regarding accessibility.

Start time: 8:00 pm

End time: 11:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Playground Fifty-Two (in Playground 52 LII)

2021-06-24
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Introduction to Art

Outdoors at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)
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Date: June 25, 2021

Calling all aspiring artists. Bring your paint brushes and love for art and expression to Williamsbridge Oval. Art, drawing, and painting techniques will be at the forefront for this program.

The events are FREE and open to the public. Please note, space is limited due to social distancing requirements, and remember to wear a face covering.

Know Before You Go:

For everyone's safety, we are asking all participants to observe the following guidelines:

  • Please wear a mask if you are unvaccinated, or if it makes you feel more comfortable
  • All individuals should maintain social distancing of six feet during programming, regardless of vaccination status
  • Please wear a mask if social distancing cannot be maintained
  • Wash your hands before attending a program
  • Stay home if you are sick

For more information, please contact Sarah.Bishow@parks.nyc.gov.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone:

Location: Outdoors at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval)

2021-06-25
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Community Paddle on the Bronx River

Starlight Docks (in Starlight Park)
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Date: June 25, 2021

Join us on a Free Community Paddle at the Starlight Park Bronx River House. This is a great activity for beginners and families to join. Canoes will be available for partners and families, and kayaks will be available for solo paddlers.

Please note that this event is first come, first served, and no pre-registration is required. All participants are required to wear face masks and fill out waivers at the time of sign-up. We are happily accepting volunteers to help at this event.

Register online

Start time: 2:00 pm

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone:

Location: Starlight Docks (in Starlight Park)

2021-06-25
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LGBTQ+ Pride Month: Pride Birding

Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park)

Date: June 26, 2021

Celebrate LGBTQ+ Pride Month with the Urban Park Rangers. On this fun and inclusive adventure, we will enjoy a hike about all things birding, from color identification to conservation. All friends and allies are welcome.

Please Note: We are offering outdoor programs with limited attendance so that you can have a safe and enjoyable time in parks: Based on New York State guidance for sports and recreation during COVID-19, we’ve put protocols into place to keep our participants and staff safe and healthy. We're asking everyone to help us stay safe:

  • Stay home if you're sick
  • Maintain six feet of physical distance between households
  • Wear a face covering
  • Wash your hands

Additionally, we encourage participants to bring their own hand sanitizer to our programs.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 11:00 am

Contact phone: (718) 548-0912

Location: Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park)

2021-06-26
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