Sep 15 @ 11:00 am – Dec 31 @ 10:00 pm Downtown Flushing BID
The Lunch Pass allows consumers to try out a variety of restaurant located in Downtown Flushing. Consumers could use the coupon tags on each Lunch Pass for one dollar ($1.00) off per lunch meal purchase of five dollars ($5.00) or more. The coupon will be valid on Monday through Friday from September 15th, 2018 to
Oct 10 2018 – Jan 10 2019 all-day Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL)
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.
Nov 30 @ 8:00 pm – Dec 16 @ 10:00 pm Thalia Spanish Theatre
Calpulli Mexican Dance Company presents an original, limited-run holiday production, “NAVIDAD: A Mexican-American Christmas” at Thalia Spanish Theatre in Sunnyside, Queens, from November 30 to December 16, 2018, The new production celebrates the holiday traditions experienced by a young person of Mexican immigrant parents growing up in New York City. From Aztec-inspired dance to Christmas
Nov 30 @ 8:00 pm – Dec 1 @ 10:00 pm Green Space
TAKE ROOT, now in its 10th season, nurtures dance artists at established stages in their careers, pairing them in a split bill or full evening-length program. This monthly series supports dance makers’ experimentation and growth by providing our venue, Green Space, along with full technical and marketing support to present their work to the NYC
Dec 1 all-day Greater Astoria Historical Society
Book reading and talk with Marie Carter, author of the newly-released novel, HOLLY’S HURRICANE. “HOLLY’S HURRICANE, smartly set in the near future after a category 4 hurricane hits New York, will appeal to futurists and history buffs.”–Laurie Gwen Shapiro “Prepare to be swept away by the sheer force of HOLLY’S HURRICANE–a fantastical ode to New
Dec 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Victorian Admin Building at Maple Grove
Read a historical piece about preservation of the environment and discuss the reading. Presented by Friends of Maple Grove. Sponsored by Humanities NYC. Free admission. Victorian Admin Bldg at Lefferts Blvd & Kew Gardens Rd. Jo-Anne Raskin to moderate. Dedicated to the Maple Grove Quarry that supplied stones for the foundations of many homes built
Dec 1 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Bayside Historical Society
Join Bayside Historical Society at the Castle for this walk-in workshop. Families are invited to craft delightful decorations celebrating the winter season. Hot cocoa and cookies will be served, and Santa will be making an appearance!
Dec 1 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Astoria Park Great Lawn
Central Astoria LDC is pleased to announce their 6th Annual “Holiday Festival & Tree Lighting Celebration.” Enjoy a day filled with Music, Train Rides, Refreshments and Much More! Come Join Family, Friends and Neighbors in Celebrating Astoria’s Holiday Tradition.
Dec 1 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm The Center at Maple Grove Cemetery
Join us for an afternoon of holiday music, contemporary, pop jazz and more at our annual Holiday Concert. Our Dickensian Carolers will also be back! We will be collecting new and gently used kids’ books for the Briarwood Family Center. Dedicated to all of the soldiers and jazz musicians at Maple Grove. Wine & cheese
Dec 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm The Center at Maple Grove Cemetery
Meet the photographer Michael Fusco. This brand new exhibit will feature many of his lighting, lunar, solar photographs with a few holiday gems, all taken near his home in Forest Hills. Wine & cheese reception at 6 PM following the Holiday Concert . Free admission. Free parking on cemetery grounds– enter at 129th St. &
Dec 1 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm The Creek and The Cave
Jackknife Comedy is a rad monthly stand up show the first Saturday of every month at The Creek and The Cave in Queens, hosted by two dummies from Iowa named Gideon Hambright and Patrick Hastie! Each show they pick a bunch of their favorite comedians to come do sets, be cool and have a blast!
Dec 2 all-day Kingsland Homestead: Queens Historical Society
Queens is one of the most ethnically diverse urban areas in the world. Immigrants from over 120 countries study, work and live in New York’s fastest growing borough. Queens comprises of multi generational immigrant families. Erasures exhibition will show the everyday lives of immigrant working-class families of Flushing through the lens of poetry installations. This
Dec 2 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Grow New York Jackson Heights Greenmarket
Just in time for the holidays! Join Edible Queens, Grow NYC and Chef Alfonso Zhicay of Casa del Chef Bistro for a seasonal cooking demonstration and tasting.
Dec 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Green Space
FERTILE GROUND has supported emerging and established artists for 13 seasons, showcasing the work of over 50 choreographers each year. The non-curated program features 5-6 dance makers each evening and includes a post-performance discussion with wine, moderated by Green Space’s Artistic Director, Valerie Green. December 2nd 7pm Tickets: $15 at door and online at
Dec 2 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm The Creek and The Cave
NYC Talent Show is the world’s greatest open stage and a real New York City Tradition. It’s a decade old art performance show started at Bowery Poetry Club by Diane O’Debra and Victor Varnado where anyone can walk on stage whether they are a first time performer or a seasoned veteran and get treated like
Dec 4 @ 6:00 pm – Dec 18 @ 6:00 pm NYC health + hospital /Elmhurst ROOM D4-17A
Dance fitness may feel like a party but it’s also highly effective work out. It’s good for your heart, it makes you stronger and can help with balance and coordination. Music and dance are great stress relievers, all while burning calories. You come to class, you enjoy your self and let music do the rest.
Dec 4 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm RaR Bar
TYRANNOSAURUS 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
Dec 5 @ 12:10 pm Kupferberg Holocaust Center @ Queensborough Community College
Survivor Speakers: Anita Weissbord, Manfred Korman, Ellen Zilka, and Hannah Deutch Musical Performance by The Astoria Music Project Immediately following the violent demonstrations during Kristallnacht, rescue efforts went into effect to bring Jewish child refugees from Nazi Germany, Austria, and Czech lands into Great Britain. The Kindertransport, or Children’s Transport, through the work of many
Dec 5 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm Oliver's Astoria
Grab your instrument and come & play on OPEN MIC WEDNESDAYS at Oliver’s Astoria. Sign-up at 7:30pm- show around 8PM. Great brew & burger deals. 5 min walk from the STEINWAY ST. subway station (M/R).
Dec 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm Q.E.D.
Brian McGuinness hosts other comedians (Playable Characters Podcast) as they watch the audience play mostly terrible video games with funny commentary. Joined by their merry guild of funny friends.
Dec 5 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm The Creek and The Cave
Round up your friends, make a team, and answer questions from comedians! Topics can be general or obscurely bizarre. Every first Wednesday of the month at 8pm, downstairs at The Creek and The Cave hosted by Nate Borgman. Top three winning teams receive one free PBR or well drink per team. There will be small
Dec 7 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm CC Moore Homestead Playground
Council Member Daniel Dromm, Council Member Barry Grodenchik and Senator Toby Ann Stavisky invite you to the 4th annual holiday tree lighting celebration at CC Moore Homestead Playground. Festivities begin at 4 pm and tree lighting takes place at 6 pm. This event includes holiday-themed children’s activities, free refreshments, caroling with local schools, and the
Dec 8 all-day Queensborough Performing Arts Center
With Mike Marino, Richie Byrne, Gary DeLena. An exciting mix of today’s funniest comedians! Mike Marino, known as New Jersey’s bad boy, has appeared in over 200 national television commercials. His stand up material ranges from cutting edge observations, to his Italian family roots. His credits include appearances on The Tonight Show, and on Byron Allen’s
Dec 8 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm Meadow Lake (Flushing Meadows Corona Park)
Join the Environmental Stewardship Team at FMCP at our Winter Invasives Clear-Out to help remove invasive species around the Meadow Lake bird blind. This is our last event before we go into stewardship hibernation until the spring! The bird blind is located on the west shore of the Lake between the World’s Fair Playground and
Dec 8 @ 2:15 pm Flushing Town Hall
All the way from Nova Scotia, The Rainbow Fish will enchant even the youngest child with his silver scales and heart of gold in a new adaptation of Marcus Pfizer’s award-winning books about the beautiful fish who learned to share his most prized possession. Mermaid Theatre’s striking puppetry production includes two delightful companion stories, Rainbow
Dec 8 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm Bayside Historical Society
Join Bayside Historical Society at the Castle in Fort Totten Park for our annual celebration of the winter holidays. There will be cocktails, dining, dancing, and music, as well as raffles and 50/50. Get the details about the dinner menu and purchase your tickets online on the BHS Website. General admission is $75.00 per person
Dec 8 @ 10:00 pm – Dec 9 @ 3:00 am Katch Astoria
Do you like the Quiet and ugly type? If so, this might be your kind of event! Now that Labor Day has passed, Christmas is around the corner. And nothing says Christmas more than an ugly sweater party; nothing! Whether they’re inspired by pugs, toons, your in-law(s), or whichever memes make the holiday collection, we want to see
Dec 9 all-day Flushing Town Hall
Get your holiday shopping off to a great start! Artists and Crafts people from the Queens area will be selling their wares in our gallery, including jewelry, paintings, hand-crafted ceramics, paper goods, greeting cards, clothing, and more.
Dec 9 all-day Sol Dance Center
Santa Is Coming to Steinway Street!!! Join us Sunday, December 9th, 2018 From 12:00 – 4:00 PM Take Photos with Santa (Please Don’t Forget Your Camera) Enjoy Face Painting, Balloon Artist and much more!
Dec 9 all-day Steinway Street (Between 28th & 35th Avenue)
Come out to Steinway Street (Between 28th & 35th Avenue) Sunday, December 9th, 2018 From 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM To hear Songful Artists as they Stroll Down the Street Spreading Holiday Cheer to all and Bringing you back to the Glorious Days of Yesteryear!!!