Events

Explore your City

May 2018

Sunday, May 27

Smorgasburg Prospect Park

Time: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Smorgasburg is the largest weekly open-air food market in America, attracting 20,000-30,000 people to Brooklyn each weekend to eat from 100 local vendors.

Urban Farm Exploration Day

Time: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Take a self-guided tour through the Urban Farm to see the variety of fruits and vegetables that we are growing this season.

play:groundNYC at Governor’s Island

Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
play:groundNYC's Yard has 50,000 square feet of space for young people to use materials for building, exploring, imagining and destroying.

Summer on the Hudson: Sun Gaze Sundays

Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
The Amateur Astronomers Association and solar-gazing return with solar telescopes specifically designed to safely look at the sun and see sunspots and prominences under a summer sky. 

Youth Wheelchair Basketball host by New York Rolling Fury

Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Kids in wheelchairs learn how to play wheelchair basketball and know the rules inside and out.

Science in the Park: Bay Water

Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Join Alley Pond Environmental Center and New York Hall of Science for free, fun, hands-on science programming.

Science in the Park: Woodlands

Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Join Alley Pond Environmental Center and New York Hall of Science for free, fun, hands-on science programming in Alley Pond Park.

Tuesday, May 29

Wednesday, May 30

Free Admission at New York Botanical Garden

Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Explore the New York Botanical Garden's enchanting plants for free on Wednesday and Saturday mornings.

Free Admission at the Bronx Zoo

Time: 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.