At the Central Park Swedish Cottage Marionette Theater – Neverland: Peter Returns

Opening this week – Neverland: Peter Returns

The new show at the Marionette Theater is based on J.M. Barrie’s iconic Peter Pan tales and gives a delightful new spin on the beloved children’s classic. The Darling children leave home behind to follow Peter Pan to Neverland for the adventure of a lifetime. When the cunning Captain Hook turns Peter’s pals Tiger Lily and Tinker Bell against him, the children team up with the Never Boys to save the day, learning the true value of forgiveness and friendship!

Opening Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Tuesday – Friday 10:30am & 11:30am
Saturday & Sunday 1pm

Special Schedules
February 19 – 23 11am, 1pm & 3pm
April 2 – 4 11am & 1pm
April 5 – 6 11am, 1pm & 3pm

More info here – The City Parks Foundation.

Philharmonic in Central Park 2014

Concerts in the Parks 2012Concerts in Central Park — July 11th+14th, 2014 Priceless Music, Absolutely Free

The New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks, Presented by Didi and Oscar Schafer, have become an iconic New York summer experience since they began in 1965, transforming parks throughout the city into a patchwork of picnickers and providing music lovers with an opportunity to hear the best classical music under the stars. This summer, Music Director Alan Gilbert leads five free outdoor concerts, including a program featuring violinist Joshua Bell performing Bruch’s Violin Concerto No. 1, and New York Philharmonic musicians give a Free Indoor Concert at the College of Staten Island, CUNY. Fireworks by Bay Fireworks will follow the performances in Brooklyn, Manhattan, and the Bronx. Major corporate support for the 2014 New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks and the Free Indoor Concert has been provided by Time Warner Inc.

Snow in Central Park – 2014

Bagel Bark

Bagel Bark

Bagel Bark

Saturday, September 7, 2013

7:30 a.m.9:00 a.m.

Come meet the Park’s vibrant dog-loving community and join the discussion about how you (and your dog) can play a vital role in maintaining the Park as a friendly place for all to use. Refreshments and doggie biscuits have been generously provided by Le Pain Quotidien.

Location

Wollman Rink in Central Park
Manhattan

Directions to this location Cost

Free

Labor Day Weekend in Central Park

Canoeing in Harlem Meer

Canoeing in Harlem Meer

Staying in NYC for the holiday weekend? There are a wide array of exciting and interesting events taking place in Central Park through Labor Day!

For instance – enjoy a canoe trip around Harlem Meer as trained Urban Park Rangers lead you on a canoe adventure that will take you on a trip around Central Park’s northern lake.

For more info on all the events available click here.