Schedule Of Events

By Date

Upcoming Events

Showing 72 results

  Show ALL instances of recurring events
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Keepers Quarters

    • Location: Sandy Hook Visitor Center
    Friday, April 20, 2018

    Visit the 1883 Keepers' Quarters to view exhibits on New Jersey Lighthouse.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Stargazing

    • Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
    • Location: Great Kills Park - Parking Lot A
    Friday, April 20, 2018

    Join the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Clean Ocean Action's 33rd Spring Beach Sweep

    • Time: 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Parking Lot D
    • Fees: FREE
    Saturday, April 21, 2018

    Clean Ocean Action's Beach Sweeps is a biannual, statewide beach cleanup that occurs in 70 locations at New Jersey's beaches.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Explore, Learn, and Protect!-Jr. Ranger Day

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, April 21, 2018

    Ranger-led children's programs throughout the day.

    View Details
    • Time: 3:30 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Ryan Visitor Center-Floyd Bennett Field
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, April 21, 2018

    Learn about the golden age of aviation with a ranger-led tour.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Herbal Salves

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Ryan Visitor Center-Floyd Bennett Field
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, April 21, 2018

    FBF Garden Assoc. Program.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Keepers Quarters

    • Location: Sandy Hook Visitor Center
    Saturday, April 21, 2018

    Visit the 1883 Keepers' Quarters to view exhibits on New Jersey Lighthouse.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Surf Fishing Clinic

    • Time: 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - American Littoral Society Headquarters, Bldg. 18 Fort Hancock Historic Post
    • Fees: FEE
    Saturday, April 21, 2018

    Join the American Littoral Society to learn the basics of casting, knot tying, lure/bait selection, and "reading" a beach.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    The Winne Family: Life on Officer's Row

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
    • Location: Mont Sec House, 112A Mont Sec Avenue
    Saturday, April 21, 2018

    Join us in a PowerPoint presentation to learn about the Winne family and other Officers' Row families that lived on Officers' Row.

    View Details
    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Fort Tilden- Building 1
    • Fees: free
    Sunday, April 22, 2018

    Join a park ranger for a walking tour of Ft. Tilden's fortifications.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Jamaica Bay Spring Spruce

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, April 22, 2018

    Volunteer opportunity.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Keepers Quarters

    • Location: Sandy Hook Visitor Center
    Sunday, April 22, 2018

    Visit the 1883 Keepers' Quarters to view exhibits on New Jersey Lighthouse.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Nature Journaling-Spring Edition

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    Sunday, April 22, 2018

    Spring Naturalist Series: Each week through the spring, join us to learn more about the ecology of Jamaica Bay.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Riis Landing Walk-up and paddle

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Riis Landing, Queens
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, April 22, 2018

    Free kayaking program.

    View Details
    • Time: 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    • Location: Great Kills Beach Center - Lot G
    Sunday, April 22, 2018

    Celebrate the local National Parks and help keep Gateway beautiful.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Square Foot/Vertical Gardening

    • Location: Floyd Bennett Field Community Garden
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, April 22, 2018

    Gardening program.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Stargazing

    • Time: 8:30 PM to 10:00 PM
    • Location: Great Kills Park-Parking Lot A
    Sunday, April 22, 2018

    The Staten Island Chapter of the Amateur Astronomer's Association hosts public stargazing at the main parking area, Lot A.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Keepers Quarters

    • Location: Sandy Hook Visitor Center
    Monday, April 23, 2018

    Visit the 1883 Keepers' Quarters to view exhibits on New Jersey Lighthouse.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Keepers Quarters

    • Location: Sandy Hook Visitor Center
    Tuesday, April 24, 2018

    Visit the 1883 Keepers' Quarters to view exhibits on New Jersey Lighthouse.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Keepers Quarters

    • Location: Sandy Hook Visitor Center
    Wednesday, April 25, 2018

    Visit the 1883 Keepers' Quarters to view exhibits on New Jersey Lighthouse.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Keepers Quarters

    • Location: Sandy Hook Visitor Center
    Thursday, April 26, 2018

    Visit the 1883 Keepers' Quarters to view exhibits on New Jersey Lighthouse.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Holly Forest Walk - Arbor Day Tree Walk

    • Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Parking Lot E
    • Fees: FREE
    Friday, April 27, 2018

    Hike through the restricted 64-acre maritime forest area.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Keepers Quarters

    • Location: Sandy Hook Visitor Center
    Friday, April 27, 2018

    Visit the 1883 Keepers' Quarters to view exhibits on New Jersey Lighthouse.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    April Showers: A Weather Walk

    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, April 28, 2018

    Weather related program.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Boy Scout Oceanography Merit Badge Program

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - NJ Sea Grant Consortium, Bldg. 22, Fort Hancock Historic Post
    • Fees: FEE
    Saturday, April 28, 2018

    Explore Sandy Hook and experience the science of the ocean during this four hour "hands-on" program.

    View Details
    • Time: 3:30 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Ryan Visitor Center-Floyd Bennett Field
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, April 28, 2018

    Learn about the golden age of aviation with a ranger-led tour.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Keepers Quarters

    • Location: Sandy Hook Visitor Center
    Saturday, April 28, 2018

    Visit the 1883 Keepers' Quarters to view exhibits on New Jersey Lighthouse.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Peak Spring Migration Bird Walk

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, April 28, 2018

    Spring Naturalist Series: Each week through the spring, join us to learn more about the ecology of Jamaica Bay.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Sign Painting

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Floyd Bennett Field Community Garden
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, April 28, 2018

    Community Garden Program.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    A Springtime Hike at Breezy Point

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    • Location: Fort Tilden Building 1 (carpool to Breezy Point)
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, April 29, 2018

    An American Littoral Society Partnership program.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    April Arts Lab: Cloud Study

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, April 29, 2018

    Art and nature program.

    View Details
    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Fort Tilden- Building 1
    • Fees: free
    Sunday, April 29, 2018

    Join a park ranger for a walking tour of Ft. Tilden's fortifications.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Keepers Quarters

    • Location: Sandy Hook Visitor Center
    Sunday, April 29, 2018

    Visit the 1883 Keepers' Quarters to view exhibits on New Jersey Lighthouse.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Please Eat the Daisies

    • Location: Floyd Bennett Field Community Garden
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, April 29, 2018

    Gardening program.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Riis Landing Walk-up and paddle

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Riis Landing, Queens
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, April 29, 2018

    Free kayaking program.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Secret Places on Sandy Hook

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Lot M Parking (K Lot north), Fort Hancock Historic Post
    • Fees: FREE
    Sunday, April 29, 2018

    Walk with a park ranger to explore historic rapid fire gun batteries in Fort Hancock.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Woodcock Moon Prowl

    • Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, April 29, 2018

    Nature program.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Keepers Quarters

    • Location: Sandy Hook Visitor Center
    Monday, April 30, 2018

    Visit the 1883 Keepers' Quarters to view exhibits on New Jersey Lighthouse.

    View Details
    • Time: 3:30 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Ryan Visitor Center-Floyd Bennett Field
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 5, 2018

    Learn about the golden age of aviation with a ranger-led tour.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Global Big Day

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 5, 2018

    Join us in celebrating "The Year of the Bird" on Global Big Day.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Sadhana Beach Clean-ups

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: North Channel Bridge
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 5, 2018

    Volunteer opportunity.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Boy Scout Environmental Science Merit Badge Program

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - NJ Sea Grant Consortium, Bldg. 22 Fort Hancock Historic Post
    • Fees: FEE
    Sunday, May 6, 2018

    Discover the ecology of Sandy Hook's maritime environment in this highly active five hour program.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Fort Tour and History Walk

    • Time: 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Fort Wadsworth Visitor Center
    Sunday, May 6, 2018

    Join us for a 1.5-hour hike at Fort Wadsworth as we explore both the natural areas and the remnants of the former harbor defense system.

    View Details
    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Fort Tilden- Building 1
    • Fees: free
    Sunday, May 6, 2018

    Join a park ranger for a walking tour of Ft. Tilden's fortifications.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Osprey Watch Guided Walk

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    Sunday, May 6, 2018

    Learn all about the amazing osprey on this guided walk of the West Pond Trail.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Riis Landing Walk-up and paddle

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Riis Landing, Queens
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, May 6, 2018

    Free kayaking program.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Book Club: Red-Tails in Love

    • Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 12, 2018

    Nature lovers and bibliophiles alike are invited to join out book club.

    View Details
    • Time: 3:30 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Ryan Visitor Center-Floyd Bennett Field
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 12, 2018

    Learn about the golden age of aviation with a ranger-led tour.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    International Migratory Bird Day

    • Time: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 12, 2018

    Day long celebration of migratory birds.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Making a Mosaic

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 12, 2018

    Partner program.

    View Details
    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - U.S. Life-Saving Station at Spermaceti Cove (between Lot D & Lot E)
    • Fees: FREE
    Saturday, May 12, 2018

    Celebrate the "Year of the Bird" with a park ranger and commit to protecting birds now and int he future.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Garden to Gift

    • Time: 2:00 PM
    • Location: Ryan Visitor Center-Floyd Bennett Field
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, May 13, 2018

    Gardening program.

    View Details
    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Fort Tilden- Building 1
    • Fees: free
    Sunday, May 13, 2018

    Join a park ranger for a walking tour of Ft. Tilden's fortifications.

    View Details
    • Time: 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    • Location: Great Kills Park - Ranger Station - Lot A
    Sunday, May 13, 2018

    Working with a birding expert, help create a bird and plant checklist as you explore various habitats.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Mighty Monarchs

    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, May 13, 2018

    Children's nature program.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Mothers Day Mosey

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, May 13, 2018

    Ranger-led hike.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Riis Landing Walk-up and paddle

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Riis Landing, Queens
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, May 13, 2018

    Free kayaking program.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Warblers for Beginners

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, May 13, 2018

    Become familiar with the warblers that pass through Jamaica Bay.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Horseshoe Crab Walk

    • Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Parking Lot B
    • Fees: FREE
    Tuesday, May 15, 2018

    Get up and personal with a "living fossil."

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Stars of Sandy Hook

    • Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Parking Lot E Beach
    • Fees: FREE
    Thursday, May 17, 2018

    Join a park ranger and S.T.A.R. Astronomy to observe planets and the moon.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Stargazing

    • Time: 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
    • Location: Great Kills Park - Parking Lot A
    Friday, May 18, 2018

    Join the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York.

    View Details
    • Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Fort Hancock Historic Post Guardhouse, Bldg. 28
    • Fees: FREE
    Friday, May 18, 2018

    Volunteer living historians from the Army Ground Forces Association in uniform as WWII coast artillery soldiers will take you on a gun battery walk.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Birding by the Bay

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 19, 2018

    Ranger-led nature walk.

    View Details
    • Time: 3:30 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Ryan Visitor Center-Floyd Bennett Field
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 19, 2018

    Learn about the golden age of aviation with a ranger-led tour.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Horseshoe Crab Festival

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, May 19, 2018

    Celebrate living fossils, Horseshoe crabs!

    View Details
    • Time: 8:30 PM to 10:00 PM
    • Location: Great Kills Park - Parking Lot A
    Saturday, May 19, 2018

    The Staten Island Chapter of the Amateur Astronomer's Association hosts public stargazing at the main parking area, Lot A.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    World War II Harbor Defense Historic Hike

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 6:30 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Battery Gunnison/New Peck, Lot G Beach Plaza
    • Fees: FEE
    Saturday, May 19, 2018

    Army Ground Forces Association will be in uniform as WWII era coast artillery soldiers and will take you for a "tactical walk" across Fort Hancock.

    View Details
    • Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Fort Tilden- Building 1
    • Fees: free
    Sunday, May 20, 2018

    Join a park ranger for a walking tour of Ft. Tilden's fortifications.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Mortar Battery & Battery Potter

    • Time: 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Fort Hancock Historic Post
    • Fees: FREE
    Sunday, May 20, 2018

    Batteries will be open with tours provided by park rangers and volunteers.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Ocean Fun Day

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Sandy Hook - Bldg. 22, Fort Hancock Historic Post
    • Fees: FREE
    Sunday, May 20, 2018

    Spend the day with your family enjoying hands-on fun while learning about our environment.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Osprey Watch Guided Walk

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Location: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
    • Fees: free
    Sunday, May 20, 2018

    Learn all about the amazing osprey on this guided walk of the West Pond Trail.

    View Details
  • Gateway National Recreation Area

    Riis Landing Walk-up and paddle

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Riis Landing, Queens
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, May 20, 2018

    Free kayaking program.

    View Details

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

210 New York Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10305

Phone:

(718) 354-4606

Contact Us