Events at City Park

Go here for details on the Nature walks


Past events

12th of December 2014 starting 2.30 to 4.30 pm.
Concert at City Park with the Salvation Army

To celebrate Kenya’s 50th anniversary of independence, and get you into the Christmas spirit come to the concert at City Park.
The concert will be at the City Park bandstand on 12th of December starting 2.30 to 4.30 pm.

You will be entertained by the Salvation Army band playing Kenyan music and Christmas carols.
See you there!

Tuesday, 13th November 2013 starting 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Reviving NAIROBI CITY Park for the People

Friends of City Park invite you to a Talk that will be held at National Museums of Kenya, Seminar Room on Tuesday, 13th November 2013 starting 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
12:30 – 13:00 Meet the speaker
13:00 – 13:30 Talk
13:30 – 14:00 Discussion

Speaker: Alia Khan- BSc (Hons) , MLA, Landscape Architect University of Sheffield

For her Masters course, Alia Khan chose Nairobi City Park for her project as it was an ecological and recreational gem in the heart of Nairobi. The potential opportunities for the rehabilitation of the park are endless. She produced an ecological and holistic design for the rehabilitation of City Park. She also designed a Management Plan for the park which would help ensure that City Park becomes an important place for current and future generations.

Saturday 26 October from 8 a.m. – noon
Boscowen clean-up and planting

Come and help us extend the pollinator garden, and get some planting done before the short rains begin in Nairobi this October. Bring gloves and drinking water.  Contact us to sign up.

Saturday 27 – Sunday 28 2013
Nai ni who Festival – events at City Park

On Saturday: From 11:30 a.m. Performances by dancers, bands, acrobats, drummers, Mural Painting on boards by everyone from the hood at City Park. Also a cultural show and art exhibition by Mehal Patel.
Sunday is a Family Fun Day: 
noon: Dudu walk by Ian Gordon, an entomologist who specialises in breeding butterflies
1 p.m. Nature walk by Nature Kenya
1:30 p.m. Painting and drawing activities with kids
2 p.m. Tree walk by Najma Dharani, who has written 4 books on trees

Saturday 20 July 2013
Event – Treasure Hunt for youth with Digital Data Divide

Saturday 29th June 2013
Activity – Boscowen clean-up and planting

Saturday 9 February 2013
Event – Treasure Hunt for Nairobi Schools

Wednesday 9 January 2013
Talk – Reimaging City Park
A presentation by the Aga Khan Trust for Culture

Wednesday 1 August 2012
A walk through Parklands, Reimaging the Urban Spaces of Nairobi
Talk by urban planner Natalie Sham, illustrating that it is possible to plan streets in Nairobi for all users, not just cars.

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