#PickoftheWeek | More than 30 activities at two-day Backlot Art Festival
Get ready for the Mother of all Block Parties!
The Backlot Art Festival (BAF) will sprout up in courtyards, galleries, offices, restaurants, stores, and public locations within Astoria’s Kaufman Arts District (KAD) this weekend (June 24-June 25).
More than 30 events -- including live performances, a fashion show, Continue Reading
#WeeklyColumn | June 22 – June 28 | It’s In Queens!
They’ll be dancing in the streets…and eating diverse cuisines in restaurants. Huge food events compete with equally large outdoor performances in Queens this week. The Met Opera, Willie Wonka, and The Panman are in town.
June 22, Queens Dinner Club, 7:30 pm. Munch on Thai favorites Continue Reading
#KidsCorner | Big Top Science, Cinderella Samba and a Cross-Cultural Celebration
Enjoy Big Top Science on June 15 from 6 pm to 7 pm. This free event will include exciting chemistry and physics demonstrations that will amaze the whole family. Buddy Monument, Park Lane South and Myrtle Avenue, Forest Park.
Cinderella Samba is a modern twist Continue Reading
#PickoftheWeek | Kevin Spacey is Clarence Darrow at Arthur Ashe Stadium
Watch the trial of the century in the most famous tennis stadium in the country.
Two-time Academy Award-winning actor Kevin Spacey will offer two presentations of a one-man play about legendary lawyer Clarence Darrow at the Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing Meadows Corona Park on June Continue Reading
#WeeklyColumn | June 15 – June 21 | It’s In Queens!
Buy stock in sneaker companies! Queens hosts so much outdoor fun this week – e.g. walking tours, dancing, Civil War re-enactments, marching bands, mini-golf, etc. – that shoe store owners must be salivating. Plus, Kevin Spacey, New York Philharmonic, Ella Fitzgerald, and star-gazing.
June 15, Continue Reading