12:00 am
JungOck Chang turned her attention to art when she left teaching in NYC public schools. She cultivated her interest in Minhwa, a style of Korean traditional folk painting and spent the past six years studying and painting. Her images draw on Minhwa’s long pictorial tradition. This exhibition will be running from September 22 to November
Voelker Orth Museum
Oct 1 @ 10:00 am – Oct 26 @ 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Summer is over – no worries “swing into fall fitness” to maintain your perfect beach body. Across the boroughs, City Parks Foundation is kicking off its 2018 Fall Sports Program for seniors this month. This Fall, 500 seniors in 26 neighborhood parks and recreation centers are able to participate in FREE programs in yoga and
Roy Wilkins Park
Oct 10 2018 – Jan 10 2019 all-day
12:00 am
New 2018 Artist Co-Op exhibition at Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning opens next Thursday. JCAL’s Artist Co-Op is an annual exhibition featuring emerging and mid-career artists from around the borough of Queens and NYC. The goal of the exhibition seeks to reflect the diversity, talent, and quality of work in the Visual Arts of Queens.
Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL)
7:00 pm
Join Inkhay and Río Mira for a mash-up of South American musical traditions. Río Mira’s cultural identity is rooted in the Pacific Coast of Ecuador and Colombia, with the marimba playing a unifying role in the ensemble’s sound. Inkhay celebrates the Indigenous music of Ecuador, Bolivia and Peru, with the woodwind instruments of the Andes
Flushing Town Hall
Oct 19 @ 10:00 pm – Oct 20 @ 2:00 am
10:00 pm
From the summer through to autumn our outdoor beer garden party at Bohemian is the best way to spend a Friday night. No matter the time of year, it’s always party season at Bohemian. Enjoy the warm weather in this alfresco space filled with hundreds of partiers dancing to our three live DJs! Your 3
Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden
Oct 20 @ 11:30 am
11:30 am
FAMILY WORKSHOP (AGES 10+) Join Master Teaching Artist Pepe Santana for a workshop on Andean Culture and instrument-making. Learn the history of Andean Culture, traditions and music, while Pepe instructs you in making a pentatonic panpipe and learning how to play it. Then check out his personal collection of Andean instruments in our gallery. SAT
Flushing Town Hall
Oct 20 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
Celebrate the return of autumn leaves (and the end of these dog days of summer!) at this annual Fall Festival. Play games, make corn husk dolls, churn butter 19th century style, press your own apple cider, interact with a historic interpreter, and more.
King Manor Museum
4:00 pm
Live music concert featuring performers from the Art Song Preservation Society, Associated Chamber Musicians and Artists, Associated Chamber Music Players, New York Piano Meetup and community musicians. Free admission Free parking on cemetery grounds: enter the gate at 129th St. & Kew Gardens Rd. Accessible building Light refreshments and see our World War I Exhibit
The Center at Maple Grove
Oct 21 – Oct 31 all-day
12:00 am
The New York International Fringe Festival returns in October of 2018 with both a FringeNYC and FringeBYOV segment. FringeBYOV (“Bring Your Own Venue”) is a new “open access” segment in the outer boroughs, and encompasses both existing Indie Venues with their own programming. One of the FringeQNS Indie Venues running this 2018 will be at
The Secret Theatre
12:00 am
It’s amazing, it’s huge, it’s fabulous! It has nothing to do with Russia, Putin, or the election that the Democrats “should have won.” Hear from Donald Trump and Melania, James Comey, Vladimir Putin, Elizabeth Warren and even Hillary Clinton, as they make comedy great again! Come see The Capitol Steps perform live, as they dig
Queensborough Performing Arts Center
Oct 21 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
11:00 am
A variety of vendors will be at Gottscheer Hall selling everything from Local Honey, Kitsch, Vintage Items, Gifts Items, Crafts, Handmade Items and Art. There will also be food and drink specials. This market is being run by The Kiwanis Club and all proceeds from the sale of vendor spaces go to help their club serve the
Gottscheer Hall
12:30 pm
Central Astoria LDC is proud to present its 3rd Annual “Batty Over Halloween” Celebration! Join in for children performances, pumpkin crafts, scavenger hunts, balloon twisting, face painting and more. On The Great Lawn at Astoria Park. We Can’t wait to see you there!!
Astoria Park Great Lawn
Oct 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2:00 pm
Lioness, a concert series featuring women in jazz curated by Convergence Arts, presents the Alexa Tarantino Quartet, a refreshing and engaging ensemble performing original compositions and modern twists on classic standards and favorites. The ensemble recently performed at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola in New York City and has played the Rockport Jazz Festival (MA) for the
Flushing Town Hall
Oct 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
4:00 pm
Join in for the Museum’s annual Behind the Scenes tour of the home of Rufus King, signer of the United States Constitution and early voice in the anti-slavery movement. Originally constructed in the 1750s, King lived here from 1805 until his death in 1827. Executive Director of the King Manor Museum Nadezhda Allen will lead
King Manor Museum
6:00 pm
French composer, Claude Debussy, lived from 1862-1918. This concert titled “Claude Debussy In Memoriam: a Centenary Anniversary” takes place the year that marks the 100th anniversary of his passing. All throughout 2018, many concerts around the world have paid tribute to this great composer. Featuring: Nelson Ojeda Valdés – Pianist Christopher Bradshaw – Pianist Kelly
Church of the Redeemer
6:30 pm
Each year in the month of October, a volunteer committee of Italian Americans plans a month-long celebration of culture and heritage. The theme for 2018 is “A Salute to Italian Women in America – Breaking Barriers…from Ellis Island to the Present.” The NYC-wide IHCC is proud to salute to such an important event in the
St. John's University, Queens Campus, Marillac Terrace
Oct 23 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
9:00 pm
Tyrannosaurs is a free weekly comedy show hosted by Randall Otis, Jamie Wolf, and Leland Long. Every week we bring you some of the best comics in New York as well as comics from all over the world just passing through. Every week we stylize and diversify the lineup so that every show has a
RaR Bar
11:00 am
FREE Two New classes on October 24. One at 11:00am and One at 7:00PM This is a FREE event Until Grant $ run out ! Hear Music from the Big Band Era to Current while participating in Deep Breathing, Stretching, Singalongs with a Highly Motivational HOST. . Just email me for info and you will
Gatherpeople4Music
7:30 pm
Adam Gulley and Paul Dagliolo are back in the speakeasy at The Astorian with their live comedy series, Backsplash. This month’s lineup: Anthony Devito—as seen on The Colbert Show Gianmarco Soresi–from Caroline’s Breakout Artist Comedy Series Pranav Behari–from SiriusXM Lawrence Deloach—from CBS Sports 5$ at the door…two for one on Eventbrite The Studio Bar at
The Astorian
5:00 pm
This is a rare opportunity. Master YongHua decided to come to New York City. Join us to learn meditation and listen to his Dharma talk. Master YongHua was born in South Vietnam. He came to the United States at the end of 1973 to attend college. He earned a BS degree in Mathematics from the
WeWork Queens plaza
5:00 pm
Panelists: Jennifer Kreder, Professor of Law at Solomon P. Chase College of Law, Northern Kentucky University Jackie Swift (Comanche/Fort Sill Apache), Repatriation Manager, National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Institution Additional Speaker To Be Announced This panel addresses the process of repatriation at the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) and the repatriation
Kupferberg Holocaust Center @ Queensborough Community College
Oct 26 @ 6:30 pm
6:30 pm
In the spirit of All Hallow’s Eve — a concert of the Creepy and Macabre — music for solo violin with titles like “le Tombeau” and other selections to set the austere and haunting mood of the season. Music of Jean-Marie Leclair, Georg Philipp Telemann, Giuseppe Tartini, and Johann Sebastian Bach, among others. Leah Nelson,
King Manor Museum
8:00 pm
14-time Grammy Award winning Cuban music legend and multi reed artist Paquito D’Rivera teams up with dynamic “shape-shifter” pianist John DiMartino and his trio presenting an evening of the music of Billy Strayhorn and Duke Ellington. FRI | OCT 26 | 8 PM | JAZZ $25/$20 Members & Students/FREE for Teens
Flushing Town Hall
Oct 26 @ 10:00 pm – Oct 27 @ 2:00 am
10:00 pm
It was a dark and gloomy night… for everyone who didn’t make it to last year’s Halloween gala! Meanwhile at Studio Square the banshees were wailing — or, maybe they were just singing along to the throwbacks on the red channel. It was a frightfully fun night to be had by all in attendance. This
The Garden at Studio Square
Oct 27 all-day
12:00 am
Six-time Grammy Award-winning salsero Gilberto Santa Rosa will light up the stage at Kupferberg Center for the Arts at Queens College. Widely known as El Caballero de la Salsa, the legendary Puerto Rican singer embodies the soul of an entire musical genre with classics such as “Que Alguien Me Diga,” “Vivir Sin Ella,” and “Concienca.”
Kupferberg Center for the Arts- Colden Auditorium
Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm – 1:00 pm
1:00 pm
Many Faces of Love: Beyond Closed Doors A workshop to increase awareness about healthy family relationships. To bring awareness on abusive relationships and provide hope, empowerment, support and confidence. By overcoming the stigma of broken lives, finding a foundation and learning what it means to build a healthy life. On the program we will have:
Cambria Heights Public Library
9:00 am
Bayside Historical Society’s annual Totten Trot is on a waterfront course in historic Fort Totten Park on Little Neck Bay, a pristine stretch surrounding a preserved Civil War fortress. The Fort is situated in Bayside, Queens, where the Long Island Sound meets the East River at the Throgs Neck Bridge. The start and finish are
Bayside Historical Society
Oct 28 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
11:00 am
Join us for Halloween-themed family fun at the Cunningham Park Farmers Market. We’ll have free pumpkin painting (with pumpkins grown by our own farmers of course!), trick or treating for kids with our vendors and a costume parade for kids so make sure to bring them in their favorite costumes! The farmers market is open
Down to Earth Cunningham Park Farmers Market
Oct 28 @ 3:00 pm
3:00 pm
Along with their traditional costumes and instruments, a concert with Tlen-Huicani is like taking a journey with Mexico’s Beautiful “harpa jarocha” or folk harp, the centerpiece of their music. Since 1973, their music and international achievements have earned them the honor of ‘Best Folk Group in Mexico’ by the Union of Music and Theater Critics.
Kupferberg Center for the Arts- LeFrak Concert Hall
3:30 pm
For kids of all ages, animation historian, Tommy Jose Stathes treats us to a reel of spooky cartoons from the 1920-30s. A master of vintage animation, Stathes conjures the magic of early cinema – fun and not-too-scary – projected on 16mm film. The screening starts at 5 but there’s mask-making, flip books and refreshments before
Voelker Orth Museum