It’s well-known that Queens has the best moms. The borough also has the best Mother’s Day activities. This year's fun includes nature facials, Korean seaweed tonics, crime scenes, walking tours, miracles, orchestras, Marilyn Monroe, and a Pakistani megastar.
May 12, The Miracle Worker, May 21. In this powerful play, Continue Reading
#KidsCorner | Sheep shearing, race cars, dolls, butterflies, and bicycles
Enjoy watching massive haircuts at the Sheep Shearing Festival at the Queens County Farm Museum on Saturday, May 6, 11 am to 4 pm. Wool-spinning demos, live music, crafts, hayrides, and local food add to the fun. $5.
Vrooom! Get race car ready at Continue Reading
#PickoftheWeek | Enjoy the best of LIC at huge block party on Saturday
This party is a blockbuster!
The LIC Springs Community Festival – an all-in bash featuring the Western Queens neighborhood’s best shops, restaurants, and cultural attractions -- will bring fun to Vernon Boulevard between 46th Avenue and 50th Avenue on Saturday, May 6, from noon to Continue Reading
#MonthlyPicks | May’17 by Clarissa McNair
Local residents chime in on their favorites place to eat, learn, walk, and have fun. This month’s picks are by Clarissa McNair.
I have only been in Queens for a few months so I’m still exploring, but my bicycle always seems to take me on Sundays Continue Reading
#WeeklyColumn | May 4 – May 10 | It’s In Queens!
Pollen is everywhere. Queens cleans the air with a dog whisperer, sheep shearing, a food blowout, a few street festivals, a musical, various walking tours, and klezmer.
May 4, Raisin, May 27. The Astoria Performing Arts Center presents this musical adaptation of A Raisin in Continue Reading