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 3 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
2:00 pm
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.
Ecuadorian-American Cultural Center
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 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 20 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
3:30 pm
Drop in at QBG Farm & Compost to see what’s growing! Founded in 2013, our farm demonstrates the link between composting and sustainable farming in the heart of Queens. Our organically managed farm produces a diversity of herbs, fruits, vegetables, and other beneficial plants. Free with Garden Admission
Queens Botanical Garden
12:00 am
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
Queens Library @ Ridgewood