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Birds: Winter Watch

Birds: Winter Watch

Friday January 13, 2017

Enjoy bird watching with NYC Parks and Recreation. Continue reading...

Fort Totten Park - Haunted Lantern Tour

Fort Totten Park - Haunted Lantern Tour

Wednesday October 5, 2016

Explore Fort Totten with the Urban Park Ranger on this creepy Halloween tour October 28. Continue reading...

Places to Hike in New York City

Places to Hike in New York City

Wednesday September 28, 2016

Areas to explore and hike in New York City! Continue reading...

NYC Yellow Taxi Ride Sharing Services Launching Soon

NYC Yellow Taxi Ride Sharing Services Launching Soon

Tuesday July 26, 2016

Soon you will be able to share taxi rides and split fares in New York City. Two new apps are adding new services this year that will give you the option to share rides in yellow cabs with people near your location. Continue reading...

Jazz at Lincoln Center: Jazz for Young People on Tour

Jazz at Lincoln Center: Jazz for Young People on Tour

Thursday December 10, 2015

One Artist. One Stage. One Mic. The Creek and The Cave is proud to present a Week at The Creek. A handpicked, organically grown free range comedian will cook up an hour before your very eyes. Continue reading...

5 Restaurants to Visit for Thanksgiving in Queens NY

5 Restaurants to Visit for Thanksgiving in Queens NY

Wednesday November 25, 2015

Whether you’re going home, staying in the city, or braving the kitchen yourself, there’s a good chance you’re hoping for a great meal this Thanksgiving. The good news is that if you don’t feel like cooking, New York is a great place to be on this food-centric holiday. We’ve got an assortment of menus guaranteed to make your holiday memorable and delicious… and you won’t even have to do the dishes afterward. Continue reading...

Five Restaurants to Try This Weekend in Queens, NY

Five Restaurants to Try This Weekend in Queens, NY

Wednesday November 18, 2015

Looking for a place to eat this weekend? Here are some favorites form Eater editors — including a few cheap establishments, some nicer restaurants, and a hidden gem or two. Continue reading...

Moma PS 1 Sunday Sessions: Halloween Ball

Moma PS 1 Sunday Sessions: Halloween Ball

Thursday October 29, 2015

If you’re looking for postmodern Halloween mayhem, check out the fourth annual MoMA PS1 Halloween Ball. Part of the museum's Sunday sessions program, the event will feature DJs, artsy go-go dancers and, if past parties are any indication, some very creative costumes. Continue reading...

NYC Cupcake Run Starts This Saturday

NYC Cupcake Run Starts This Saturday

Friday October 16, 2015

The NYC Cupcake Run is a challenge in which participants aim to complete a 5 kilometer (3.1 mile) run while stopping to eat three cupcakes at checkpoints throughout the course. This one-of-a-kind New York City experience will take place in Astoria Park on Saturday, October 17th, 2015 and is open to people of all ages. Continue reading...

Greater New York Exhibit at the Museum of Modern Art

Greater New York Exhibit at the Museum of Modern Art

Friday October 9, 2015

Greater New York is the fourth iteration of the renowned series, begun in 2000 as a collaboration between MoMA PS1 (then P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center) and The Museum of Modern Art, that showcases emerging artists living and working in the New York metropolitan area. Continue reading...

Get Dirty In a Mud Bath at the Palms

Get Dirty In a Mud Bath at the Palms

Tuesday September 29, 2015

Are you looking to have fun and get dirty at the same time? If so, this event is for you. The much-anticipated Nothing Mud and Seltzer House at the Rockaway’s new seasonal art and fashion venue opened August 21. Continue reading...

NY ART BOOK FAIR STARTS ON SEPT. 17TH

NY ART BOOK FAIR STARTS ON SEPT. 17TH

Wednesday September 16, 2015

Printed Matter presents the 10th annual NY Art Book Fair, from September 18 to 20, 2015, at MoMA PS1, Long Island City, Queens. A preview will be held on the evening of Thursday, September 17. Free and open to the public, the NY Art Book Fair is the world’s premier event for artists’ books, catalogs, monographs, periodicals, and zines. Continue reading...

LIC Free Concert Family day on Sunday

LIC Free Concert Family day on Sunday

Friday September 4, 2015

The LIC Concerts series wraps up its summer season with this Family Day on the Queens waterfront. From 3 pm to 5pm there will be kid-friendly activities like musical performances, face painting, balloon animals and music lessons. Then, at 5pm, soprano Stephanie Izzo will perform followed by an outdoor yoga class set to classical music at 5:30pm. Continue reading...

US Open Tennis Championships in Queens, NY

US Open Tennis Championships in Queens, NY

Thursday August 27, 2015

It's the final Grand Slam tournament of the year—one that makes or breaks seasons and sometimes careers. The US Open is a celebrated event in American sports, on par with the Masters, the World Series and the Super Bowl. Continue reading...

Flushing Night Out Community Night Market! (Food, Fashion & Music)

Flushing Night Out Community Night Market! (Food, Fashion & Music)

Wednesday August 19, 2015

Join the Flushing Chamber as we launch our first community night market on Thursday, July 16, 6-11pm, at Flushing Town Hall. This event is FREE and open to the public. Continue reading...

American Bolero Dance Company presents Tablao Flamenco

American Bolero Dance Company presents Tablao Flamenco

Thursday August 13, 2015

Tabblao Flamenco is a dance series of live cabaret-style shows featuring Flamenco and other kinds of Spanish dance and music. The group will be performing live this Saturday, August 14th at the The Chian Federation in Asotria Queens. Continue reading...

Jams Under the Stars at Rufus King Park

Jams Under the Stars at Rufus King Park

Wednesday August 5, 2015

This two-day festival kicks off with the Under the Stars Concert from 6 pm to 10 pm, which pays homage to musical icons of jazz, R&B, rock and funk in Rufus King Park. The celebration continues the next day, highlighting the diversity of Queens and giving guests an insider's view into downtown Jamaica and surrounding areas. Continue reading...

Shrek the Musical in Forest Park

Shrek the Musical in Forest Park

Thursday June 25, 2015

Enjoy the tale of an unlikely hero who finds himself on a life-changing journey alongside a wise cracking donkey and a feisty princess who resists her rescue. The musical will be presented by Plaza Theatrical Productions and sponsored by Council Member Eric Ulrich. Continue reading...

23RD ANNUAL QUEENS PARADE & FESTIVAL

23RD ANNUAL QUEENS PARADE & FESTIVAL

Tuesday May 26, 2015

The 23rd annual Queens Pride Parade and Festival, held in Jackson Heights, is one of Queens’ largest LGBT events. Continue reading...

 
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