May
12
Sat
Individual Medley Bootcamp with Olympians @ Flushing Meadow Aquatic Center
May 12 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Individual Medley Bootcamp with Olympians @ Flushing Meadow Aquatic Center | New York | United States

The guest coach is Marko Blazevski, who has represented Macedonia at both the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London and in the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. In 2012 London Summer Olympics, he presented with the honor of being Macedonia flag bearer during the Opening Ceremony. He has participated in 6 consecutive World Aquatics Championships (2011-2016).

Another guest appearance will be Vera Blazevska, who was an assistant coach for the William Paterson men’s and women’s swimming teams during the 2017-18 campaign. She is a school record holder in the 50, 100 and 200 breaststroke as well as in the 100, 200 and 400IM in 2017 New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) Women’s Swimmer of the Year.

Marko and Vera will be supported by Swim Strong’s elite coaching staff of Vivi Dong and Ying Shen, nationally ranked from China. This is for swimmers ages 8-16 with 2+ years of competition. Participation is limited so register ASAP.

Jun
19
Tue
The N.E.X.T. OPEN MIC Showcase: FINALS @ Shillelagh Tavern
Jun 19 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
The N.E.X.T. OPEN MIC Showcase: FINALS @ Shillelagh Tavern | New York | United States

Last & final night of the N.E.X.T. OPEN MIC Spring 2018 competition. This is your last chance to win cash, studio time and your own gig at the tiny local pub once voted “Best Music Venue In Astoria”. Come and vote for your favorite act. (free beer by Budweiser) 21+ with I.D.

Jun
28
Thu
Truth Serum @ QED
Jun 28 @ 9:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Truth Serum @ QED | New York | United States

Every 4th Thursday of the month, you can catch host Zoe Yellen with three of her most daring friends completing outlandish tasks and answering trivia questions. In between rounds, you’ll find some of New York City’s best stand ups and sketch comedy groups showing their stuff. Audience involvement and alcohol consumption are both highly encouraged in this one of a kind comedy escapade.

Stand up:
Tom Achilles
Bill Schafer

Musical Performance from La Dynasty

Contestants:
Ricky Meyer
Hannah Berry
Katie Hutch

Hosted by Zoe Yellen

Jul
24
Tue
The N.E.X.T. Open Mic: Tuesday night at Shillelagh Tavern @ Shillelagh Tavern
Jul 24 all-day
The N.E.X.T. Open Mic: Tuesday night at Shillelagh Tavern @ Shillelagh Tavern

N.E.X.T. stands for NEW, EMERGING, XTRAORDINARY, TALENT- Join us for our 2018 SUMMER Talent competition at Shillelagh Tavern on 30th ave in Astoria. VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE ACT! (sign-up at 7:30) Show begins between 8 and 8:30 UNTIL 11PM.. Park Early or take the Q18 bus to 47Th st. FREE / 212+ with ID