Apr 28 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
12:00 pm
Tastings from 23 Rockaway Beach Locations Participation by 28 local businesses All participant establishments are walking distance from each other. Passes to the event can be purchased at each participating merchant for $15 in advance, $20 day of event. Tickets may also be purchased online here by credit card and picked up any time at
May 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
With delicious food, dazzling drinks, and fantastic networking in a festive atmosphere, the Queens Economic Development Corporation and the Queens Tourism Council host Queens Taste as their annual fundraiser event. In previous years, we had Astoria’s Sabor de Cuba offer shredded beef with plantains, La Adelita in Woodside give away Mexican chalupas. Alobar in Long
New York Hall of Science
9:00 am
The Cunningham Park Farmers Market opens for its second season on May 6th and runs through November 18th. This is a grower-producer market, featuring local farms and food makers with fruits, vegetables, meats and eggs straight from the farm, artisan breads and baked goods, pickles, organic olive oil and more. Find it in the parking
Down to Earth Cunningham Park Farmers Market
May 6 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
2:30 pm
NEW DATE TBA. Edible Queens is a magazine that showcases unique local food, restaurants, bars and even recipes in Queens. On May 6th, its editor and publisher Claudia Sanchez will be a guest at the Queens Historical Society to talk about her magazine and experiences related to the diverse cuisines in Queens. Sanchez’s contributions to
Queens Historical Society
May 10 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
5:30 pm
Come out and enjoy an evening of drinks and food with new friends, neighbors, and Queens-based food bloggers, QueensEats. It will be a great place to meet new people, engage with your community, and learn about QueensEats and Queens food. General Admission Ticket includes: One drink, passed hor d’oeuvres, and entry to raffle. Drinks will
The Lowery Bar & Kitchen
May 10 @ 7:30 pm
7:30 pm
All your dating tips come from Blanche. You wish you had comebacks like Dorothy. That means one thing. You should be at Golden Girls Bingo, one of Time Out NY’s 20 things to do in the NYC! Drop the cheesecake, put on your best 80s outfit and fan gear, adjust those shoulder pads and come
QED
May 11 @ 7:00 pm
7:00 pm
Bayside, Queens – Archbishop Molloy High School Class of 1988 alumni Chris Donovan, Lareto Evangelista, Charles Rabus, James Sheldon and Thomas Tzimorotas, will host a cocktail party at the popular Cajun restaurant Bourbon Street on Friday, May 11, 7 pm – 11 pm, to benefit their friend and classmate, Dennis Sheehan who suffered a stroke.
Bourbon Street
Jun 3 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2:00 pm
The Bell Blvd Food & Music Fest will be a good old-fashioned restaurant stroll with tastes from local eateries AND great live music on every block. Come ready to enjoy 30 kinds of food or drink and a dozen kinds of music – all within a few blocks! Expect a wide variety of cuisines, including French,
Jun 5 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
5:30 pm
It’s the 13th Annual celebration of the food, drink, culture and community of Western Queens, to benefit The Chocolate Factory Theater’s residency, performance and community programs. Some participating vendors include (as of May 1): Alewife, Bantry Bay, Bartleby & Sage, Big Alice Brewing, BLVD Wine Bar, Cafe Henri, Casa Enrique, The Creek & The Cave,
Kaufman Astoria Studios
Jun 10 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
Hear the stories behind the Unisphere, New York State Pavilion, Hall of Science, Queens Zoo Aviary, Carousel, Time Capsules, Underground Home, the second-oldest outdoor antiquity in NYC, and more. Meet us at the Unisphere! No registration is required. First-come, first-served. Weather permitting. Tours are led by Flushing Meadows Corona Park’s volunteer docents.
Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Jun 10 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
1:30 pm
It’s time for tea! Come learn about how the world’s most popular beverage was prepared, used, and marketed in 19th-century America. Have you ever wondered about the “pinkie out” stereotype of fancy ladies drinking tea? Find out this, and much more. There’s a lot more to camellia sinensis than the dusty box of Lipton in
Voelker Orth Museum
7:00 pm
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.
New York Irish Center
12:00 am
Grab all your pals and confidants and head to Golden Girls Bingo, one of Time Out NY’s 20 things to do in the NYC! Drop the cheesecake, put on your best 80s outfit and fan gear, adjust those shoulder pads and come play bingo! You’ll watch 3 classic episodes, play a special Golden Girls-themed game,
Q.E.D.
Jun 15 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
8:00 am
Shop for locally grown fruits and vegetables and eggs, honey and baked goods every Friday and Saturday from 8am to 4pm. On Fridays we are on Parsons Boulevard between Archer and Jamaica Avenues and on Saturdays we are on 160th Street off Jamaica Avenue.
Down to Earth Jamaica Farmers Market
Jun 15 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
8:30 am
Shop for locally grown fruits and vegetables and eggs, honey and baked goods on Fridays outside the Garden at Dahlia Avenue and Main Street. The Farmers Market is open from 8:30am to 4pm through mid-November.
Queens Botanical Garden
6:00 pm
Tour departs outside the restaurant at 6 PM where a $20 fee is collected. The walk includes highlights of downtown Flushing’s burgeoning Chinatown (now NYC’s largest!) with new megamalls under construction, Korean commerce on Union Street and Northern Boulevard ending in the Korean concentration in the Murray Hill area. Participants can return to downtown Flushing by foot
Coop Restaurant  
Jun 16 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
8:00 am
Shop for locally grown fruits and vegetables and eggs, honey and baked goods every Friday and Saturday from 8am to 4pm. On Fridays we are on Parsons Boulevard between Archer and Jamaica Avenues and on Saturdays we are on 160th Street off Jamaica Avenue.
Down to Earth Jamaica Farmers Market (Sat)
Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – Jun 24 @ 4:00 pm
10:00 am
Join Sunnyside Shines for Pop Up Market Weekends in Bliss Plaza this summer! Local vendors will be selling food, locally made crafts, jewelry, gift items, and more. Vendors will vary from month to month. Performances of live music and dance will accompany each market day.
Bliss Plaza
Jun 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
5:30 pm
It is Ms. Joanne M. Cherisma’s Book Signing and Launch Party at Keiko Studios. In I Never Thought I Would Be A Statistic, the author shares her testimony of how she overcame an abusive relationship. She would also like to use the occasion to bring more awareness on the subject. They are hoping to have some
Keiko Studio
Jun 24 all-day
12:00 am
gott market? is a place for vendors to sell their stuff in Ridgewood. Some items on sell include Art, American Nostalgia, Hand Crafted Items, Local Honey, and Kitsch. Plus, you can get some ready good food. Gottscheer Hall is famous for their brunch.
Gottscheer Hall
8:00 pm
Queens Comfort restaurant in Astoria Presents a #livemusicweekend featuring local Singer/songwriters CATIE EGAN on Friday night / JUSTINE GROVE and IVAN POLANCO on Saturday night. Come enjoy an awesome dinner menu, delicious treats by DONUT DIVA and good music. #seeyouatdinner FREE with limited seating (first come, first served) / ALL AGES / Take “N” train to
Queens Comfort
8:00 pm
Queens Comfort restaurant in Astoria Presents the second night of a #livemusicweekend featuring local Singer/songwriters JUSTINE GROVE and IVAN POLANCO on Saturday June 30th. Come enjoy an awesome dinner menu, delicious treats by DONUT DIVA and good music. #seeyouatdinner FREE with limited seating (first come, first served) / ALL AGES / Take “N” train to 30th
Queens Comfort
Jul 14 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
11:00 am
The event will feature food from the new Mercado de la Corona Plaza, a showcase of some of select plaza partners, including GrowNYC, the Neighborhood Plaza Program, and the Queens Museum, live performances, and an exhibition about the NYC Plaza Program. We look forward to celebrating you and all the New Yorkers who make plazas
Corona Plaza
Jul 23 @ 8:00 pm – Jul 24 @ 12:00 am
8:00 pm
Join us for another “MONDAY NIGHT LIVE” singer/songwriter showcase at Raven’s Head Public House in Astoria, Queens. This week features local artists CATIE EGAN, DANIELLE LUSSIER, IVAN POLANCO and FERNANDO ANTON. R train to STIENWAT STREET station, walk 1 block. Awesome nosh / hot music / cold drinks / watch the game & support out
Raven's Head Public House
Jul 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
5:30 pm
Join the Long Island City Partnership for our Summer Networking Night at The Bindery in Long Island City. Connect with your peers in the LIC business community as you enjoy bites and refreshments at this new space and commercial office building. Attendees will also have the chance to tour the property. Raffle prize drawing for all
The Bindery
Jul 28 @ 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm
4:30 pm
Let’s raise a pint to Queens! “Cheers To QNS!” is a huge beer festival celebrating all things Queens and raising funds for the Hunters Point Parks Conservancy. Come sample unlimted beers from Queens breweries, including: Alewife Brewing Co. Big Alice Bridge & Tunnel Descendant Cider Fifth Hammer Finback Iconyc LIC Beer Project Mikkeller NYC Rockaway
LIC Landing by Coffeed
Aug 4 – Aug 5 all-day
12:00 am
Get the staycation going right and let the vineyard touring come to you at this unlimited wine tasting festival! This Wine & Sweets Fest is your chance to sip a selection of wines curated by a NYC wine professional and indulge in unique offerings from 20+ local sweets vendors… Your ticket includes all your wine
LIC Flea & Food
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Come to the farmers market to enjoy a free ear of corn from our local farms, roasted over a coal fire. It’s a celebration of one of summer’s best foods and a thank you to the Cunningham Park community for the enthusiastic welcome it’s given the farmers market.
Cunningham Park Farmers Market
8:00 pm
Local singer/songwriter CATIE EGAN performs cheerful, uplifting, family-friendly favorites and engaging original material. Now is a good chance to see her perform live & local – these will be the last 3 dates before she goes back to school: Friday August 10th/ Queens Comfort Restaurant / 8PM Monday August 13th/ Ravens Head Public House /
Raven's Head public House
1:00 pm
Bee Smart! Don’t miss the annual celebration of all things honeybees! The bees are busy in the summer and honey harvest time arrives in August. Join us for tasty, fun, and informative activities for all ages. See how the Voelker Orth Museum’s beekeeper harvests honey. Make bee-inspired art. Sample different types of honey from different
Voelker Orth Museum