Tastings from 23 Rockaway Beach Locations
Participation by 28 local businesses
All participant establishments are walking distance from each other. Passes to the event can be purchased at each participating merchant for $15 in advance, $20 day of event.
Tickets may also be purchased online here by credit card and picked up any time at Thai Rock.
Thanks to NYC Ferry operated by Hornblower our official Transportation Sponsor!
We are pleased to present the event Participants:
- 101 Deli
- Best Caribbean Restaurant & Grill
- Bungalow Bar & Restaurant
- Community House
- CROM Physical Culture
- Elegante Pizza
- Fat Cardinal Provisions
- La Cabana
- Last Dragon Pizza
- Liquid Bread
- Polly & Esther
- Rockaway Beach Bakery
- Rockaway Brewing Company
- Rockaway Roasters
- Sayra’s Wine Bar
- Ship To Shore Wine Shop
- Station RBNY
- Surfside Bagels
- Thai Rock
- The Rock
- The Studio Phantasmagoria
- The Swellife Fashion Truck
- Uncle Louie G
- Whit’s End
- Zingara Vintage
Thank you to our Event Sponsors:
Feel At Home Vacations
Hornblower operating City Ferry
Ladies of Business Rockaway Beach
St. James Clothing
The Cunningham Park Farmers Market opens for its second season on May 6th and runs through November 18th. This is a grower-producer market, featuring local farms and food makers with fruits, vegetables, meats and eggs straight from the farm, artisan breads and baked goods, pickles, organic olive oil and more. Find it in the parking lot off Union Turnpike on Sundays from 9 am to 2 pm. EBT and WIC Checks are welcome.
The Bell Blvd Food & Music Fest will be a good old-fashioned restaurant stroll with tastes from local eateries AND great live music on every block. Come ready to enjoy 30 kinds of food or drink and a dozen kinds of music – all within a few blocks! Expect a wide variety of cuisines, including French, Korean, Italian, Paraguayan, Indian, Greek, Irish, American and Cajun. See participating restaurants below.
Story time for younger folks and a salsa dance lesson for adults will build an appetite at 1 pm before the tasting starts at 2 pm.
Advance reserve tickets cost $25 for adults and $10 for children 12 and under (child tickets differ in color and cannot be used for alcoholic tastes).
Check in begins at 1 pm. Tasting starts at 2 pm!
Two locations where you can exchange your advance reservation receipt for a tasting ticket at the entrance:
1. Bell Blvd at 42nd Avenue and
2. Bell Blvd at 43rd Avenue
The Restaurant Stroll will run along Bell Blvd between 38th & 43rd Avenues and along 41st Avenue between 213th Street and 214th Place.
PARTICIPATING RESTAURANTS & MORE
• Aperitif Bistro
• Avli Cafe
• Avli Little Greek Tavern
• Bayside Dumpling
• Bourbon Street
• Crown Room
• Fiamma 41
• Krave It
• Kung Fu Tea
• Local Bar and Grill
• Maria’s Mediterranean
• Masala Box
• Monahan & Fitzgerald
• Nippon Cha
• Pizzeria Uno
• Pour House
• Press 195
• Red Mango
• Sabor Guarani
• Taverna Kyclades
• Uncle Jack’s Steakhouse
• New Golden Wine & Liquor
Bell Blvd will be closed to traffic between 42nd Avenue and 38th Avenue for the afternoon. This is a rain or shine event, so refunds are not available.
The picturesque Astoria Park comes alive with the sights, sounds and aromas of the colorful midway with rides for all ages, carnival games and favorite fair food.
Admission and parking are free. Ride tickets are $1.50 each, $25 for 20 tickets, or $50 for 50 tickets plus 1 free ride. (Rides take 2 or more tickets each.)
Visit the website for $5 coupon savings on a 50-ticket Super Saver Family Pack. Carnival hours are 4 to 11 pm Wednesday – Thursday, 4 to 11:30 pm Friday, noon to midnight Saturday, and noon to 11 pm Sunday under the RFK Bridge.
Queens Comfort restaurant in Astoria Presents the second night of a #livemusicweekend featuring local Singer/songwriters JUSTINE GROVE and IVAN POLANCO on Saturday June 30th. Come enjoy an awesome dinner menu, delicious treats by DONUT DIVA and good music. #seeyouatdinner
FREE with limited seating (first come, first served) / ALL AGES /
Take “N” train to 30th Ave station
The event will feature food from the new Mercado de la Corona Plaza, a showcase of some of select plaza partners, including GrowNYC, the Neighborhood Plaza Program, and the Queens Museum, live performances, and an exhibition about the NYC Plaza Program. We look forward to celebrating you and all the New Yorkers who make plazas across the 5 boroughs of NYC so successful.