With the sun out and the weather turning up, get out onto the streets with your friends and family and kick it with the Court Square Civic Association’s first annual Summer Block Party!
Everyone is welcome on Crescent Street, where we will have live entertainment and musical performances, kid-friendly games, activities and crafts all day long from 12 noon to 7 pm. Entrance is free and open to the public. Plus, with M. Wells and IndieLIC bookending the block, you know there will be amazing food and refreshments galore!
Stop by for:
* Fun Games, Street Hockey & Pétanque!
* The Museum of Interesting Things & a Book Swap by Friends of Court Square Library
* Live music featuring NYC’s best folk, rock, and jazz bands
Join us for a day of FREE family fun!
Bounce Houses • Games
Photo Booth • Face Painting
Learn about our PreK 3 – Grade 8
Academic Programs & more!
Food & beverages available for purchase
Join us for this day of family summer fun!
Sunday, June 23, 2019
10 AM – 3 PM
In the schoolyard at ICCA
179-14 Dalny Road, Jamaica Estates
Join self-proclaimed spelling bee fanatics Liz Simons and Kambri Crews for the monthly QED Adult Spelling Bee! Compete to be named the June 2019 spelling champ and win a cash prize* and a 30-day VIP pass to QED & more!
*Cash prize will be based on number of entries to compete.
Sponsorship and prizes by Queens businesses:
Loose Leaf Tea
The Noguchi Museum
Sugar and Water
Museum of the Moving Image
Passes are not valid to compete but can be accepted to watch.
$5 to watch / $10 to compete
Come join King Manor for our fourth annual Traditions Festival! It’s a weekend full of food, music, art, and crafts in Jamaica, Queens from the 18th century to modern times, bringing the past and present together for a celebration of traditions all over the world! Fun for families and people of all ages with hands-on activities, demonstrations, and tastings!
Activities will include early American costumed interpreters, with broom-making, blacksmithing, spinning and carding, loom weaving, and down hearth cooking. Also featured will be an array of arts and crafts from across the globe including Filipino calligraphy, Mexican dressmaking, Korean cooking, and more! Visitors will have the opportunity to meet artisans, ask questions and try their hands at crafts from a wide range of cultures, or from a different time.
Traditions Festival is free to the public and will take place rain or shine.
This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council through the Cultural Immigrant Initiative.
4th Annual Smells Like Summer Music Festival Presented by Loss4Words Productions features the best Bands and Musicians in the NYC area performing in celebration of Summer. Scheduled Performers include, IROC, Harmonic Asylum, Damaged Goods, Pipe, Midnight Jack, AyOh, Ivan Polanco, Marz Covers, Unglued, Lyxx and James Avatar & the Blacklist. Free Concert Open to Public, Fun for the Whole Family with Food trucks, Giveaways and More.
New York City’s largest and most dynamic Powwow will feature three days of intertribal Native American dance competitions. Over forty Indian Nations will be represented at this spectacular event. Performances include Hoop Dancers and Sunset Lighting of the Bonfire. A large selection of authentic Native American art, crafts, jewelry and food will be available for sale. Experience these beautiful cultures with us.
Performance times: Friday: 7-10 pm | Saturday: 12-5 pm, 7-10 pm | Sunday: 12-5 pm
Note: Bonfires on Friday and Saturday nights, weather permitting
Day Pass: $10; $5 (ages 12 & under)
Weekend Pass: $16; $7 (ages 12 & under)
Day Pass: $15; $8 (ages 12 & under)
Get Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/41st-annual-thunderbird-american-indian-powwow-tickets-55281006980