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The Sport of Kings in Queens 12:00 am
The Sport of Kings in Queens @ Flushing
Oct 8 2017 @ 12:00 am – Jun 30 2018 @ 11:45 pm
The Sport of Kings in Queens @ Flushing | New York | United States
Queens has been a major center of thoroughbred horse racing since 1667 when King Charles II of England established here the first race course in his North American Possessions. This exhibition details the history of this amazing sport in Queens from those early days 350 years ago to the present and its concomitant cultural, social and
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Planting Day at the Castle 12:00 pm
Planting Day at the Castle @ Bayside Historical Society
Jun 2 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Planting Day at the Castle @ Bayside Historical Society | New York | United States
Thanks to their Earth Day volunteers, the BHS Castle grounds have been weeded, raked, and cleared. Now it’s time to beautify the gardens with new flowers and plants. Come join in for a day of planting — all levels of gardening expertise welcome! This free event runs from 12 PM to 2 PM.
Rhythm Is Gonna Get You! 3:29 pm
Rhythm Is Gonna Get You! @ Queens Jamaica Central Library
Jun 2 @ 3:29 pm – 3:29 pm
Rhythm Is Gonna Get You! @ Queens Jamaica Central Library | New York | United States
SENIORS, SENIORS & MORE SENIORS! Gather People 4 Music invites seniors for an hour of moving, singing, dancing, healing and having fun while listening to music from the 1930s to current. From the Dorsey & Doobie Brothers, Celia and Tito, Motown Old and New, Jazz, Chinese Mandarin, Latin – it will cover it all!
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Straw Hat Weaving Workshop 2:00 pm
Straw Hat Weaving Workshop @ Ecuadorian-American Cultural Center
Jun 3 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Straw Hat Weaving Workshop @ Ecuadorian-American Cultural Center | New York | United States
Do you want to learn how to make an Ecuadorian Straw Hat? Here’s your chance! Three Ecuadorian artisans will share their ancestral knowledge and get you started at making your own hat. The weaving technique used to create the iconic straw hat (erroneously) known as the Panama Hat is one of Ecuador’s greatest cultural treasures.
Sunday Service Spring Season 7:00 pm
Sunday Service Spring Season @ Knockdown center
Jun 3 @ 7:00 pm
Sunday Service Spring Season @ Knockdown center | New York | United States
Join the Knockdown Center this spring for the return of Sunday Service, a free monthly series of live work across mediums in their bar, the Ready Room. This Sunday featured curator is Mariana Valencia. Mariana Valencia, is a dance artist based in Brooklyn, New York. Valencia has held residencies at Chez Bushwick (2013), New York
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Tyrannosaurus 9:00 pm
Tyrannosaurus @ RaR Bar
Jun 5 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Tyrannosaurus @ RaR Bar | New York | United States
TYRANNOSAURUS is a weekly stand up comedy show in Long Island City. Each week Sam Evans (Montreal Just For Laughs Festival) and Patrick Hastie (SF Sketchfest) carefully curate a solid lineup of comedians from Conan, The Tonight Show and Comedy Central, mixed with only the best up and coming new talent! The show is always
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Topaz Arts presents Marks and Conversations 3:00 pm
Topaz Arts presents Marks and Conversations @ Topaz Arts
Jun 9 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Topaz Arts presents Marks and Conversations @ Topaz Arts | New York | United States
TOPAZ ARTS presents Marks and Conversations, curated by Todd B. Richmond and Paz Tanjuaquio, featuring new work by Maeve D’Arcy and Roberto Jamora – two local artists whose works investigate color, abstraction, and gestures in painting to convey memory, place and time.
Rhythm Is Gonna Get You! 3:29 pm
Rhythm Is Gonna Get You! @ Queens Jamaica Central Library
Jun 9 @ 3:29 pm – 3:29 pm
Rhythm Is Gonna Get You! @ Queens Jamaica Central Library | New York | United States
SENIORS, SENIORS & MORE SENIORS! Gather People 4 Music invites seniors for an hour of moving, singing, dancing, healing and having fun while listening to music from the 1930s to current. From the Dorsey & Doobie Brothers, Celia and Tito, Motown Old and New, Jazz, Chinese Mandarin, Latin – it will cover it all!
Summer Concert in Kew Gardens 4:00 pm
Summer Concert in Kew Gardens @ The Center at Maple Grove Cemetery
Jun 9 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Summer Concert in Kew Gardens @ The Center at Maple Grove Cemetery | New York | United States
Join in for an afternoon of Broadway, Contemporary Pop and Jazz favorites. Dedicated to singers Jimmy Rushing (1901-1972), LaVern Baker (1929-1997) and Kyle Jean Baptiste (1993-2015) at Maple Grove. RSVP for free admission or $5 at the door. Light refreshments after the concert. Free parking on cemetery grounds – only the gate at Kew Gardens Rd.
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Free Sunset Silent Disco 6:00 pm
Free Sunset Silent Disco @ Hunter's Point South Park
Jun 10 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Free Sunset Silent Disco @ Hunter's Point South Park | New York | United States
Join Quiet Events, Hunters Point Park Conservancy, and Councilman Van Bramer for a free and fun family friendly event. They’ll be taking over LIC Landing for a night of music, dancing and fun! The special night will include appearances from friends at Crunch Fitness, family dance classes, face painting, and more to be announced. Bring
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The Story Continues… At Your Service. 7:00 pm
The Story Continues… At Your Service. @ New York Irish Center
Jun 11 @ 7:00 pm
The Story Continues... At Your Service. @ New York Irish Center | New York | United States
The New York Irish Center invites you to the latest in our series titled, ‘The Story Continues’, a night of discussion and networking for our LGBTQ community. All are welcome. As always the evening will be filled with wine and wit and music by Spin Diva, Fiona Walsh.
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Rhythm Is Gonna Get You! 3:29 pm
Rhythm Is Gonna Get You! @ Queens Jamaica Central Library
Jun 16 @ 3:29 pm – 3:29 pm
Rhythm Is Gonna Get You! @ Queens Jamaica Central Library | New York | United States
SENIORS, SENIORS & MORE SENIORS! Gather People 4 Music invites seniors for an hour of moving, singing, dancing, healing and having fun while listening to music from the 1930s to current. From the Dorsey & Doobie Brothers, Celia and Tito, Motown Old and New, Jazz, Chinese Mandarin, Latin – it will cover it all!
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Religious History and Diversity in Flushing (Tour) 12:00 pm
Religious History and Diversity in Flushing (Tour) @ Quaker Meeting House
Jun 17 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Religious History and Diversity in Flushing (Tour) @ Quaker Meeting House | New York | United States
Meet inside the 1694 Quaker Meeting House, New York State’s oldest house of worship, for the tour introduction. This includes Flushing as the birthplace of religious freedom via the Flushing Remonstrance document and the movement to establish a National Park Monument site in the vicinity. From this location the group will walk on a route
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The N.E.X.T. OPEN MIC Showcase: FINALS 8:00 pm
The N.E.X.T. OPEN MIC Showcase: FINALS @ Shillelagh Tavern
Jun 19 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
The N.E.X.T. OPEN MIC Showcase: FINALS @ Shillelagh Tavern | New York | United States
Last & final night of the N.E.X.T. OPEN MIC Spring 2018 competition. This is your last chance to win cash, studio time and your own gig at the tiny local pub once voted “Best Music Venue In Astoria”. Come and vote for your favorite act. (free beer by Budweiser) 21+ with I.D.
Tyrannosaurus 9:00 pm
Tyrannosaurus @ RaR Bar
Jun 19 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Tyrannosaurus @ RaR Bar | New York | United States
TYRANNOSAURUS is a weekly stand up comedy show at R’A’R Bar in Long Island City. Each week Sam Evans (Montreal Just For Laughs Festival) and Patrick Hastie (SF Sketchfest) carefully curate a solid lineup of comedians from Conan, The Tonight Show and Comedy Central, mixed with only the best up and coming new talent! The
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Make Music Day New York
Make Music Day New York @ Queens Library @ Ridgewood
Jun 21 all-day
Make Music Day New York @ Queens Library @ Ridgewood | New York | United States
Join us in the garden for live music as part of a festival of 1,000+ free concerts in public spaces throughout the five boroughs on the first day of summer. The lineup is as follows: 12:00 pm – Lauren Lee – Jazz 2:30 pm – After school Karaoke 5:45 pm – Ken Voisin – Keyboard & Songs
Plaza Theatrical Presents The Wizard of Oz 6:00 pm
Plaza Theatrical Presents The Wizard of Oz @ Forrest Park
Jun 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Plaza Theatrical Presents The Wizard of Oz @ Forrest Park | New York | United States
Join Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the Tin Man, and the Cowardly Lion as they come to life in this theatrical performance of the classic movie, The Wizard of Oz. This family-friendly event is free and open to the public. Presented by the Plaza Theatrical.
Friends Trivia with Jameson Irish Whiskey 8:00 pm
Friends Trivia with Jameson Irish Whiskey @ Passage
Jun 21 @ 8:00 pm
Friends Trivia with Jameson Irish Whiskey @ Passage | New York | United States
Could you BE any more of a FRIENDS fan? Did you major in lightning rounds? On a scale from 1 to 19, 19 being the biggest FRIENDS fan in the world, are you definitely 19? Are you intrigued? You’re flingin’ flangin’ right you are! We’ll be hosting the most exciting Friends Trivia with Jameson Irish
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Woodside Worldwide 2018 12:00 pm
Woodside Worldwide 2018
Jun 23 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Woodside Worldwide 2018 @ New York | United States
Enjoy an afternoon of family fun activities, entertainment, giveaways, dance, music, culture and more. Today is the first of three festival dates (also on July 28th and August 25th).  Come down to 61 Street between Woodside Avenue and Roosevelt Avenue.
Rhythm Is Gonna Get You! 3:29 pm
Rhythm Is Gonna Get You! @ Queens Jamaica Central Library
Jun 23 @ 3:29 pm – 3:29 pm
Rhythm Is Gonna Get You! @ Queens Jamaica Central Library | New York | United States
SENIORS, SENIORS & MORE SENIORS! Gather People 4 Music invites seniors for an hour of moving, singing, dancing, healing and having fun while listening to music from the 1930s to current. From the Dorsey & Doobie Brothers, Celia and Tito, Motown Old and New, Jazz, Chinese Mandarin, Latin – it will cover it all!
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Quintet of the Americas Presents Americans in Paris and Back Again Concert 3:00 pm
Quintet of the Americas Presents Americans in Paris and Back Again Concert @ sTudio 7 Gallery
Jun 24 @ 3:00 pm
Quintet of the Americas Presents Americans in Paris and Back Again Concert @  sTudio 7 Gallery | New York | United States
Quintet of the Americas, Queens’ renowned woodwind quintet, will present Americans in Paris and Back Again, a program that explores the influence on American composers of Nadia Boulanger, the famous 20th century composition teacher. Boulanger’s influence was far and wide, with over 1,200 composers coming from all over the world to study with her. In
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BHS Independence Day Celebration 6:00 pm
BHS Independence Day Celebration @ Bayside Historical Society
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
BHS Independence Day Celebration @ Bayside Historical Society | New York | United States
Bring your blankets, lawn chairs, and picnics for an evening of community fun! Bayside Historical Society is hosting the 4th annual Independence Day Celebration with a free concert and fireworks display by Grucci in Fort Totten Park sponsored by Councilmember Paul A. Vallone, Queens Borough President Melinda Katz, and Dime Community Bank. Vending trucks will
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Quiet Clubbing 5:00 pm
Quiet Clubbing @ Forrest Park
Jun 28 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Quiet Clubbing @ Forrest Park | New York | United States
This family-friendly headphone party has music from every generation to enjoy. Three live DJs will play the hottest beats from Top 40, ’80s/’90s/Throwbacks, and Motown and Funk. Please note: You must RSVP for FREE ticket. Sponsored by Council Member Eric A. Ulrich.
A NIGHT AT THE OPERA WITH THE QUEENS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA 7:30 pm
A NIGHT AT THE OPERA WITH THE QUEENS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA @ Russo's On The Bay
Jun 28 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm
A NIGHT AT THE OPERA WITH THE QUEENS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA @ Russo's On The Bay | New York | United States
Don’t miss your favorite operatic arias and songs performed by two of opera’s rising stars. They’ll be performing works by Puccini, Verdi, Donizetti, Mascagni, Mozart and more! Maria Natale, Soprano Matthew White, Tenor The Queens Symphony Orchestra Martin Majkut, Conductor  
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Rhythm Is Gonna Get You! 3:29 pm
Rhythm Is Gonna Get You! @ Queens Jamaica Central Library
Jun 30 @ 3:29 pm – 3:29 pm
Rhythm Is Gonna Get You! @ Queens Jamaica Central Library | New York | United States
SENIORS, SENIORS & MORE SENIORS! Gather People 4 Music invites seniors for an hour of moving, singing, dancing, healing and having fun while listening to music from the 1930s to current. From the Dorsey & Doobie Brothers, Celia and Tito, Motown Old and New, Jazz, Chinese Mandarin, Latin – it will cover it all!
Queensboro Dance Festival 6:00 pm
Queensboro Dance Festival @ Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk
Jun 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Queensboro Dance Festival @ Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk | New York | United States
Join the Queensboro Dance Festival, an annual 6-month tour of performances and community dance activities featuring dance companies all from Queens.