Explore your City

October 2019

Monday, January 20

It’s My Park at Sunset Park

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
This It's My Park season, volunteer with Parent Child Relationship to beautify Sunset Park.

Annual Brooklyn Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at BAM

10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
New York City’s largest public celebration in honor of iconic civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., returns to Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) for the 34th year.

MLK Day Storytelling & Music Event

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Join the Prospect Lefferts Gardens Neighborhood Association for the 10th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Storytelling & Music Event!

Tuesday, January 21

Changing the System: Marching Toward Justice

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Join this march that demonstrates the passion and leadership of eighth-grade students and Dr. King’s dream of unity, peace and equity.

Wednesday, January 22

Free Admission at the Bronx Zoo

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
General admission is free all day on Wednesdays at the Bronx Zoo! Come see thousands of animals at one of the largest zoos in the world.

Free Visits to the Queens Botanical Garden

3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Visit the Queens Botanical Garden's sprawling landscape and a wide array of plants for free.

New York Aquarium Pay-As-You-Wish Wednesdays

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Visit the New York Aquarium to view over 250 species of aquatic wildlife, see penguin and sea otter feedings, and watch an interactive sea lion show.

Saturday, January 25

7th Annual Whimsical Winter Wonder… Exhibition

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Bring the family to see this exhibit featuring the work of more than ten emerging and established artists, most who are from the Bronx.

The INCLUDEnyc Fair

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Come to the INCLUDEnyc Fair, NYC's free fair for young people with disabilities, to meet with over 90 summer camps, and year-round, after school, weekend, arts, sports, and recreational programs.