Adventures with NYC Parks

Community Everyone

The NYC Parks Urban Park Rangers are full of knowledge about history, astronomy, animals, plants, and more. Attend a Ranger-led event with your family this fall and see how much fun learning can be!

To see all events, visit the NYC Parks website.


  • Cost: Free
  • Who: Age ranges vary per event
  • When: All fall
  • Where: Parks throughout NYC’s five boroughs

How to Register

Registration varies. You have to register for a lottery for some events, such as Family Camping, while you can drop in to others.

See individual events for details.

Upcoming Events

Family Camping: Queens

Sat Sep 28 6:00 PM - Sun Sep 29 7:00 AM
The Urban Park Rangers celebrate the tradition of camping and look forward to welcoming your family.

Sunset and S’mores

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Urban Park Rangers will lead families on this sunset hike through Van Cortlandt Park and treat them to s'mores.