Sep
1
Tue
FTH at Home: Global Arts for Global Kids @ Flushing Town Hall at Home
Sep 1 – Dec 18 all-day
FTH at Home: Global Arts for Global Kids @ Flushing Town Hall at Home | New York | United States

While our doors are temporarily closed in accordance with COVID-19 social distancing measures, Flushing Town Hall shares our renowned, global arts programming online. Flushing Town Hall’s master Teaching Artists offer free, online classes in our second series of “FTH at HOME: Global Arts for Global Kids.” Each day school students and families will enjoy arts education videos of music, dance, visual arts, and storytelling, followed by post-video enrichment. Global Arts for Global Kids series II will begin on October 5, 2020, on FTH’s website. You can also explore the previous series of Global Arts for Global Kids at the same link for a limited time. For more information about the program, email education@flushingtownhall.org

Sep
26
Sat
Queens Gets Counted! – A Census 2020 Program Presented by Queens Night Market, Queens Museum, Queens Public Library & Association for a Better New York @ Online & Onsite
Sep 26 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Queens Gets Counted! - A Census 2020 Program Presented by Queens Night Market, Queens Museum, Queens Public Library & Association for a Better New York @ Online & Onsite | New York | United States

Join us for Queens Gets Counted! an all day celebration and civic initiative to ensure Queens is accurately represented in the 2020 Census featuring live and pre-recorded performances in an online program from 12-2pm and tabling and giveaways at locations throughout the borough from 12-5pm. Spread the word, bring your friends, and get counted at the event to win cool giveaways! (details below)

Live Online Program
12pm – 2:30pm

Tune in for two hours of great local entertainment, while also learning why the US Census is so vital to Queens and New York and competing for online giveaways. Link coming soon!

12pm – 12:30pm: Family friendly programming including a magic show by Roque the Magician, juggling, and an animal show by Queens Zoo.
12:30pm – 1pm: Performances include local bands, all-women Afro-Brazilian percussion by Batalá NY, traditional dance, and cooking demos from Queens Night Market vendors.
1pm – 2pm: All Vinyl and Soul Brunch with DJ Ralph McDaniels.
2pm – 2:30pm: Performances by SungBeats and Grupo Rebolu
Borough-Wide Census Tabling – Meet Us On The Block!
12pm – 5pm

Queens Gets Counted! will have dozens of tables all over Queens where you can complete your census on the spot and take home awesome giveaways! Even if you’ve already taken the census, claim some swag by bringing a bunch of friends who haven’t taken the census.

Find us at any of these partner venues:

Queens Museum
New York Hall of Science
MinKwon Center for Community Action
Flushing Town Hall
Queensboro Football Club
Sunnyside Shines
Commonpoint Queens
Corona Plaza via QEDC
Queens Community House
Queens Public Library
Queens Zoo
La Jornada via US Census Bureau (Flushing)
The United States Tennis Association (USTA)
Community Board 4
Douglaston LDC
Office of Assemblywoman Catalina Cruz
Caribbean Equality Project
BlaQue Resource Network
Chhaya CDC
Astoria Mutual Aid Network
Queens Theatre
FMCP – Soccer Fields
FMCP – David Dinkins Circle
FMCP – Meadow Lake East
Queens Center Mall
South Queens Women’s March
ELMCOR
Chinese Christian Herald Crusades
Queens Borough President Sharon Lee
And more to come…
You’ll be able to find cool giveaways from donors including:

NY Mets
Madison Square Garden
Burlap & Barrel
Queens Museum
Queens Night Market
Queens Zoo
QEDC
DiLena’s Dolcini
Twistercake Bakery
Queens Public Library
EBBS Brewing & Fountain Beverage Company
Finback Brewery
Singlecut Beersmiths
Any more to come…
For questions or to get involved, contact info@queensnightmarket.com

Oct
3
Sat
Harvest Weekends @ Queens County Farm Museum
Oct 3 all-day
Harvest Weekends @ Queens County Farm Museum | New York | United States

Harvest Weekends begin October 3rd through October 25th showcasing fall on the farm. Queens Farm gate admission is free so that visitors can enjoy wandering the grounds to see the fall foliage and scoop up their pumpkins from the farm’s Pumpkin Patch. The farm also features hayrides, its seasonal farmstand with a variety of Hudson Valley apples, donuts, fresh cider and apple pies for a taste of New York! The farm store sells seasonal mums, locally-made jams and honey. Activities are priced separately. All proceeds support the care and operations of the historic farm. Harvest Weekends run Saturday and Sunday, October 3 through October 25 and Monday, October 12, 2020 from 11:00 am – 4:30 pm. Details & Covid visitor guidelines at queensfarm.org.

LIC Springs Back! @ Long Island City between 50th and 46th Avenues (Vernon Blvd)
Oct 3 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
LIC Springs Back! @ Long Island City between 50th and 46th Avenues (Vernon Blvd) | New York | United States

On Saturday, October 3rd, LIC Partnership hosts its 7th Annual LIC Springs! community block festival on Vernon Boulevard between 50th and 46th Ave.

Celebrate Long Island City and enjoy live music, dance and theater performances plus interactive lessons, art & sculpture-making, fitness classes, outdoor dining, pop-up activities, sports games and more. Free and open to all ages. LIC Springs! is thankful to Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer for his support and is a proud partner of DOT Weekend Walks.

To see photos from last year’s event, please visit: licqns.com/licsprings2019album.

Please reach out to please contact our Director of Events, Carla Nicdao, at cnicdao@licpartnership.org or 718-705-9933 for questions about the event.

Maze by Moonlight @ Queens County Farm Museum
Oct 3 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Maze by Moonlight @ Queens County Farm Museum | New York | United States

Queens Farm’s Maze by Moonlight adds a new element of challenge to the maze experience. Somehow the rustling of the corn and the crickets seem amplified as darkness sets in. Maze by Moonlight is open exclusively on Saturday, October 3, and October 24, 2020, from 5:30-9:30 pm. For COVID visitor guidelines, see queensfarm.org.

Oct
10
Sat
Harvest Weekends @ Queens County Farm Museum
Oct 10 all-day
Harvest Weekends @ Queens County Farm Museum | New York | United States

Harvest Weekends begin October 3rd through October 25th showcasing fall on the farm. Queens Farm gate admission is free so that visitors can enjoy wandering the grounds to see the fall foliage and scoop up their pumpkins from the farm’s Pumpkin Patch. The farm also features hayrides, its seasonal farmstand with a variety of Hudson Valley apples, donuts, fresh cider and apple pies for a taste of New York! The farm store sells seasonal mums, locally-made jams and honey. Activities are priced separately. All proceeds support the care and operations of the historic farm. Harvest Weekends run Saturday and Sunday, October 3 through October 25 and Monday, October 12, 2020 from 11:00 am – 4:30 pm. Details & Covid visitor guidelines at queensfarm.org.

Oct
11
Sun
Harvest Weekends @ Queens County Farm Museum
Oct 11 all-day
Harvest Weekends @ Queens County Farm Museum | New York | United States

Harvest Weekends begin October 3rd through October 25th showcasing fall on the farm. Queens Farm gate admission is free so that visitors can enjoy wandering the grounds to see the fall foliage and scoop up their pumpkins from the farm’s Pumpkin Patch. The farm also features hayrides, its seasonal farmstand with a variety of Hudson Valley apples, donuts, fresh cider and apple pies for a taste of New York! The farm store sells seasonal mums, locally-made jams and honey. Activities are priced separately. All proceeds support the care and operations of the historic farm. Harvest Weekends run Saturday and Sunday, October 3 through October 25 and Monday, October 12, 2020 from 11:00 am – 4:30 pm. Details & Covid visitor guidelines at queensfarm.org.

Oct
12
Mon
Harvest Weekends @ Queens County Farm Museum
Oct 12 all-day
Harvest Weekends @ Queens County Farm Museum | New York | United States

Harvest Weekends begin October 3rd through October 25th showcasing fall on the farm. Queens Farm gate admission is free so that visitors can enjoy wandering the grounds to see the fall foliage and scoop up their pumpkins from the farm’s Pumpkin Patch. The farm also features hayrides, its seasonal farmstand with a variety of Hudson Valley apples, donuts, fresh cider and apple pies for a taste of New York! The farm store sells seasonal mums, locally-made jams and honey. Activities are priced separately. All proceeds support the care and operations of the historic farm. Harvest Weekends run Saturday and Sunday, October 3 through October 25 and Monday, October 12, 2020 from 11:00 am – 4:30 pm. Details & Covid visitor guidelines at queensfarm.org.