- The last fireworks of the season at Coney Island. 9:30 p.m., on the Boardwalk.
- Central Park Conservancy Youth Basketball Clinic. Sharpen your dribbling and shooting skills. Noon to 2 p.m. in the North Meadow Recreation Center
- Back to School Festival –games, arts, crafts, music and more. Noon to 4 p.m. at St. Albans Park, Queens. Event website
- Family Nature Crafts Festival — games, arts and crafts and more, encouraging children to be more aware of nature, and help protect it. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., At Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 1
- The other free Shakespeare in the park — Hudson Warehouse present’s Richard III in Riverside Park. 6:30 p.m., on the steps of the Soldiers & Sailors Monument, Riverside Drive at 89th St. Bring a pillow to sit on.
- Final event of the season of the Hudson Meer Dance Festival — family-friendly performance by Ballet Hispanico. 2 p.m. at the Charles A.Dana Discovery Center, Harlem Meer, Central Park, 100th St. and Fifth Ave.