Louis Armstrong Legacy Monthly Jazz Jam @ Flushing Town Hall
Oct 13 @ 7:00 pm – Dec 8 @ 9:00 pm
Louis Armstrong Legacy Monthly Jazz Jam @ Flushing Town Hall | New York | United States

Monthly Jazz Jams return live at Flushing Town Hall the second Wednesday of every month! Open to professional jazz musicians, graduate students studying jazz, music educators and serious hobbyists, Louis Armstrong Legacy Monthly Jazz Jams invites musicians to perform at Flushing Town Hall. All are welcome, regardless of instrument (vocalists, too!). Our Steinway baby grand and drum kit are available at each Jam. House Band and Jam Sessions are led by Carol Sudhalter, with Joe Vincent Tranchina, Scott Neumann, and Eric Lemon. Don’t play, but love jazz? Come listen!

$10/FREE for Members, Students, & Jamming Musicians

QPAC LIVE! – OCTOBER VIRTUAL EVENTS @ Queensborough Performing Arts Center
Oct 14 – Oct 28 all-day
QPAC LIVE! - OCTOBER VIRTUAL EVENTS @ Queensborough Performing Arts Center | New York | United States

Queensborough Performing Arts Center
Weekly Live-streaming VIRTUAL entertainment!
View on YouTube or directly through our website (www.visitQPAC.org).

10/19 – NAME THAT TUBE/Bingo
10/21 – ROBERT KLEIN – Legendary Comedian!
10/28 – Brian Wilson & Theresa Sareo: What The World Need Now!

For Information: www.visitQPAC.org

Julia del Palacio Son Jarocho Dance: “Golpe de Mar” @ Flushing Town Hall
Oct 28 @ 7:00 pm
Julia del Palacio Son Jarocho Dance: "Golpe de Mar" @ Flushing Town Hall | New York | United States

Rooted in zapateado jarocho, the traditional dance from Veracruz, Mexico, Julia del Palacio premieres “Golpe de Mar” (Struck by the Sea). A reflection on son jarocho dancers’ intentional movement, agency, and individual style, “Golpe de Mar” unpacks this 300-year-old style and proposes new ways of approaching it, enhancing the role of the dancer within the musical ensemble and celebrating dancers’ contributions to the preservation and growth of the genre.

This concert is made possible (in part) by the Queens Council on the Arts with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

BHS’s 20th Annual Totten Trot 5K Foot Race & Kids’ Fun Run @ Bayside Historical Society
Oct 31 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
BHS's 20th Annual Totten Trot 5K Foot Race & Kids' Fun Run @ Bayside Historical Society | New York | United States

Time: Check-in: 7:30am. Start: 9:00am
Entry Fee: Early Bird $25 through midnight August 14; $30 through midnight October 16; $35 through October 30; $40 on race day

It’s the 20th anniversary year for one of Bayside Historical Society’s most beloved events! Our annual TOTTEN TROT 5K is a waterfront course in historic Fort Totten Park on Little Neck Bay in Bayside, a pristine stretch surrounding a preserved Civil War fortress. Runners will pass through the Historic District, which consists of buildings dating to the late 1800s. The Fort is situated where the Long Island Sound meets the East River at the Throgs Neck Bridge. The start and finish are located at the landmarked Officers’ Club, home of Bayside Historical Society. The course includes a loop out onto Little Bay Path to the Throgs Neck Bridge and back to the Fort. Timing and scoring are provided by elitefeats on a USATF Certified Course.

KIDS’ FUN RUN 10:00 am A short-distance sprint for tiny tots and kids up to 12, grouped by age category. Special “Cookie Medals” for participants in the Fun Run! Sign up on race day; $5.00 suggested donation.

Halloween costumes are highly encouraged for both adults and kids!

Amenities & Awards for the 5K race include:
• Cash prizes for top three overall male and female winners
• 1st place trophies & 2nd place and 3rd place medals
• $50 Value Gift Certificate for Best Costume Award
• T-shirts to first 150 participants
• Raffle prizes open to all registered runners

This year’s Totten Trot will feature a special guest appearance by the 501st Legion’s Empire City Garrison, a worldwide Star Wars costuming organization!

After the race, there will be a presentation of awards in the historic ballroom of the landmarked Officers’ Club (“The Castle”).

Get the complete details and register online at https://events.elitefeats.com/tottentrot21

Kollective366 – Inaugural Concert @ Trinity Lutheran Church
Nov 13 @ 7:30 pm
Kollective366 - Inaugural Concert @ Trinity Lutheran Church | New York | United States

Join Kollective366 for our Inaugural Concert at the beautiful Trinity Lutheran Church in Astoria, Queens on Saturday, Nov. 13 at 7:30pm. Music Director Bar Haimov conducts the orchestra in works by Mozart and Hadyn, featuring soloists ShanRong Tuo (violin) and Micaela Fruend Haimov (viola).

Visit Kollective366.org for more information!
Admission is free. Masks and proof of vaccination are required.