Events

Explore your City

June 2019

Tuesday, September 17

Observing the Night Sky

8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Join the Amateur Astronomers Association for observing sessions at several locations in and around New York City.

Wednesday, September 18

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 Admission at New York Botanical Garden

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Explore the New York Botanical Garden's enchanting plants for free on Wednesdays and Saturday mornings.

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.

Friday, September 20

Free days at Brooklyn Botanic Garden

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Visit the Brooklyn Botanic Garden's 52 acres of natural beauty for free Friday mornings.

Family Camping: Brooklyn

Fri Sep 20 6:00 PM - Sat Sep 21 7:00 AM
The Urban Park Rangers celebrate the tradition of camping and look forward to welcoming your family. 

Family Camping: Manhattan

Fri Sep 20 7:00 PM - Sat Sep 21 7:00 AM
Camp overnight in Inwood Hill Park, home to Manhattan's last remaining natural forest and owls!

Saturday, September 21

Family Camping: Bronx

Sat Sep 21 6:00 PM - Sun Sep 22 7:00 AM
The Urban Park Rangers celebrate the tradition of camping and look forward to welcoming your family.

Sunday, September 22

Free Visits to the Queens Botanical Garden

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Visit the Queens Botanical Garden's sprawling landscape and a wide array of plants for free.