May 19 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
Flowers are in bloom and the sun is shining bright. Spring is in the air and it is time for Affinity’s Annual Spring Fling Family Fun Day. Come out and enjoy a fun day in the park at St. Albans Park in Jamaica. Spring Fling is fun for all ages, offering live entertainment, music, giveaways,
St. Albans Park
May 19 @ 12:00 pm – May 20 @ 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
Join King Manor for their third annual Traditions Festival. It’s a weekend full of food, music, art, and crafts from Jamaica in 18th century to modern times, with all the wonderful different cultures in our community! Fun for adults and children with hands-on activities, demonstrations, and tastings. Come experience the past and present, for free!
King Manor Museum
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 6 – Jun 10 all-day
12:00 am
The picturesque Astoria Park comes alive with the sights, sounds and aromas of the colorful midway with rides for all ages, carnival games and favorite fair food. Admission and parking are free. Ride tickets are $1.50 each, $25 for 20 tickets, or $50 for 50 tickets plus 1 free ride. (Rides take 2 or more
Astoria Park
Jun 9 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
12:00 pm
The Queens Youth Music Festival or QYMFest, is the premier one-day, open-air live concert event for families in Queens NY. Presented by Prototype Music, the festivals mission is to celebrate the arts with music and dance performances by about a twenty up-and-coming artists and community groups alongside more established regional performers. QYMFest is dedicated to
St. Johns University
12:00 am
Come catch a performance of the 2018 Queensboro Dance Festival, which is touring 26 diverse Queens-based dance companies throughout Queens’ beautiful parks, plazas, theaters, libraries, and streets this May through October! See a different line-up of companies at each venue! Join us on this special tour stop at Bliss St. Plaza featuring live music by
Bliss St. Plaza (under 7 train station)
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
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 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
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.
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
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
6:00 pm
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
Bayside Historical Society
12:00 am
A new partnership with the Colombian Flower Festival, with Circus Arts, Theater, and Music featuring Colombian groups SADEP and Polichinela. Working with “Silleteros” artists from Colombia, all ages will enjoy hands-on Silleta making and Colombian flower displays. Flowers and materials provided. DATE: SUN | JULY 1 | 12-5 PM | SHOW & WORKSHOP Tickets: FREE
Flushing Town Hall
6:00 pm
Join McManus Irish dance and the Hunters Point Parks Conservancy as they host a FREE celebration of Irish heritage in Queens. Bagpipes, Irish Dance, traditional music and song by local professionals and children’s groups. Gaelic sport demos and more. The event will take place on the gorgeous East River waterfront, with a midtown Manhattan backdrop
LIC Landing by Coffeed
7:00 pm
Lava Girl Surf and LUNA are proud to present the 6th annual NY Women¹s Surf Film Festival, a free two night outdoor event, which will be held over two weekends in New York¹s landmark surf communities, Rockaway Beach, Queens and Montauk, Long Island. The festival will be exclusively premiering Changing Tides Foundation¹s short film Sameseas
Rockaway Beach Surf Club
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
12:00 am
JAMS Under the Stars – An all Women’s line-up of talented artists will be featured for this moonlit event. Women who pay homage to comedy, spoken word, jazz, R&B, and dance.
Rufus King Park
Aug 4 all-day
12:00 am
Fun filled days of multicultural music, shopping, foods, entertainment, family memories and more! Jamaica Avenue’s commercial strip from Parsons Blvd. to 170th Streets will come alive once again. The festival includes Specialty Blocks; such as: Just for Kids Rides, Health & Wellness, Sports, Rock Climbing and Antique Car Exhibit. Music enthusiasts make the festival’s main
Along Jamaica Avenue
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
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
Sep 8 @ 3:00 pm – 9:00 pm
3:00 pm
Music festival featuring the diverse musical talents of Queen’s musicians. Food trucks, beer, crafts for kids. $10 suggested donation, kids under 12 free Line Up: 3:30p The Not Club of NY (feat. gypsy violin of Mario Forte) 5:30p Chota Madre (Ecuadorean/African ensemble) 7:00p Drum and dance lesson from Maguette Camara (from Senegal) 7:30p The Brown
Sunnyside Gardens Park
Sep 22 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
11:00 am
Join the Sutphin Boulevard BID’s 2nd Annual Harvest Festival in celebrating the community. From Hillside to Jamaica avenues on Sutphin Boulevard. Bring the whole family and come meet radio personality Dr. Bob Lee from WBLS. There will be arts and crafts, food, music, senior cafe, children’s block, games and rides.
Sutphin Blvd
12:00 pm
Join Mount Sinai Queens for a day of fun health and wellness activities, free for all. There will be giveaways, music, activities for children and adults, health screenings, and food tastings. We’ll get you moving with group yoga, dance, and more!
LIC Landing by COFFEED (at Hunters Point Park South)
Sep 23 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
12:00 pm
Join the Bayside Village BID for another fun September Sunday Stroll! Come enjoy free live music and fun family activities, including crafts, bounce houses and games, a GIANT Spirograph, a Pizza Eating Contest, cooking demonstration, live music, dance performances, Bachata dance demonstration and lesson, volleyball demonstration and free beach balls (while supplies last), a bubble show, face painting
Between 38th & 41st avenues
Oct 6 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
11:00 am
Come and join Community Board 4 as they celebrate their 3rd Annual “Youth 101” Street Fair. MORE music, MORE crafts, MORE fun! Enjoy live performances by Mazarte Dance Company, and Bangladeshi Institute of Performing Arts. There will be health screenings, guided meditation,  raffles, games, prizes and more.
Hoffman Park
12:00 pm
Open to the Public! After a triumphant return in 2017, Sunnyside Gardens Park is again hosting its annual Oktoberfest on Saturday 10/6 (rain date – 10/7) from 12:00-5:00pm. Join us as we transform the picnic grove into an authentic Bier garden serving craft beer and classic German-style foods, accompanied by live music and entertainment throughout the day! Our
Sunnyside Gardens Park
1:00 pm
Author Celebration and Book Signing with Author Joanne M. Cherisma and Others Queens Library at Cambria Heights 218-13 Linden Boulevard Cambria Heights, NY 11411 N.B. You will be able to get your signed copy of I Never Thought I Would Be A StatistIc for $20
Queens Library at Cambria Heights
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
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