The New York Hall of Science’s summer exhibition uses flight simulation, augmented reality, touch-tables, design and skill challenges, virtual reality and more to immerse visitors in the wonders of flight, space travel and aerospace innovation, design and technology. Above and Beyond is produced by Evergreen Exhibitions in association with Boeing and in collaboration with NASA
Enjoy farm-fresh produce grown right here at Queens Farm from spring thru fall. Over 80 varieties of fruits, vegetables, flowers, and herbs are featured throughout the season. Members always get 10% off and EBT & SNAP benefits are gladly accepted. We love when you BYOB (bring your own bags)! Wednesday–Sunday through November 3, 2019 Wed,
This exhibition presents scenic views of the Hudson River and its surroundings. In these photographic images, artist Margaret Grace and photographers Jeffrey Friedkin, Michael Garber, Jeff Seneca, Robert Uricchio, Dyana Van Campen, and Michael Washburn document this great American river and are inspired by its geologic past. The exhibition is made possible through the support
This photo exhibition includes vintage and current images of women as aviators and astronauts from fashion, television, film, pop culture and toys (e.g. Barbie and LEGO astronaut dolls), as well as new developments in space-inspired fashion (space gear/spacesuits for women). The exhibition includes photographs of pioneering astronauts including Sally Ride, America’s first woman in space,
Central Astoria LDC continues the 2019 Movies on the Waterfront Series on Monday, August 5th at sunset on the Great Lawn at Astoria Park, with a showing of “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” This FREE movie presentation is open to the public, and no RSVP or tickets are required. Just show up!
National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie. Join us for a night of Family-friendly entertainment featuring horse rides for kids, free hot dogs and a live performance by local singer-songwritrer CATIE EGAN. (THE GREAT LAWN in ASTORIA PARK – Shore Blvd. between Ditmars Blvd. and Astoria Park
Falls and fall injuries are more common than strokes and can result in serious health problems. Stepping On is a well-researched fall and injury prevention program. The free 7-week program meets for 1 1/2 hours per week. During the course of the program you will learn balance and strength training, the role of vision in
City & State’s must-read list of the most powerful people in New York City has been a long standing institution in New York. This August, we are bringing our Power 100 List to Queens! The August 5th issue will debut at a special reception gathering top brass from government, advocacy, academia, media, business and beyond
Showcase Cinemas presents the documentary “BTS: Bring The Soul”. On the day following the final concert of their Europe tour, on a rooftop in Paris, BTS tells their very own stories from experiencing new cities to performing in front of thousands of ARMY across the globe. A glimpse into BTS’ world away from the stage,
The 2019 Waterfront Concert Series continues on Thursday, August 8th, 2019 at 7:30 pm at the Astoria Park Great Lawn, where you will surely be kicking your cowboy boots up high, with what will surely be a fantastic performance, when we welcome “D.B. Rielly & Band” back to the Great Lawn. This free concert is
Hunters Point Parks Conservancy, in partnership with Queens Council on the Arts and LIC Landing by COFFEED is proud to present “Live at the Landing,” a summer music series featuring Queens-based musicians from multiple genres, neighborhoods, and backgrounds. On August 8th we present Shelly Bhushan: Honest, soulful, empowering…all words to describe singer/songwriter Shelly Bhushan. Gifted
The 7th Annual NY Women’s Surf Film Festival is presented by Lava Girl Surf and CLIF Bar & Company® NY Women’s Surf Film Festival, is a free, two night outdoor event– held over two weekends in New York’s landmark surf communities, Rockaway Beach, Queens and Montauk, Long Island. This festival brings together the global surf
Visual artist members of Flushing Town Hall show their work in this yearly exhibition. Most artworks are for sale; proceeds support our Visual Arts program and local artists. FRI | AUG 9 | 5 PM Opening Reception: FRI, AUG 9, 5-7 PM Gallery Dates: FRI, AUG 9 – SUN, SEP 1 Gallery Hours: SAT &
Quiet Events returns to Katch Astoria for a hot night of Caribbean and Latin dancing! At 10 p.m. the party kicks off with 2 live DJs and 1 instructor teaching salsa dance moves. This spot has a perfect dance floor for all you salseros out there! At 11 p.m. all 3 DJs will be live
Bike New York will open the newest addition to our Community Bike Education Center fleet on Saturday, August 10 at 10:30 a.m. We will celebrate with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Everyone is welcome to join us and Queens Council Members Holden and Ulrich. Register for the Learn To Ride Kids class immediately following the ceremony.
Come one, come all to community day! Slide, swim, and play all day at the Tanenbaum Family Pool! Enjoy an inflatable slip ‘n slide, swimming, tennis, basketball, handball, and arts & crafts. Food from Saidy’s Cafe will be available for purchase. Cost is $10 per child, $30 per adult for all day fun. Free parking
Bang on a Can and The Noguchi Museum continue their 2019 monthly summer concert series with the American multi-instrumentalist Laraaji, performing improvisations on the zither. Hailed as one of the forefathers of both ambient electronic and new age music, Laraaji’s mystical and uplifting combination of zither, vocals, and more have made a profound impact on
You’re invited to the ultimate family friendly party! With waterfront dance floors and sunset skyline views, this party is the best way to end the weekend. Bring out the whole fam, grab some snacks and drinks from Coffeed, and choose between 3 channels of music! Enjoy the summer while it lasts! Your 3 Live DJs
You’re invited to the ultimate family-friendly party! With waterfront dance floors and sunset skyline views, this party is the best way to end the weekend. Bring out the whole fam, grab some snacks and drinks from Coffeed, and choose between 3 channels of music! Enjoy the summer while it lasts! Your 3 Live DJs are
Central Astoria LDC continues the 2019 Movies on the Waterfront Series with a showing of the “Incredibles 2” This FREE movie presentation is open to the public, and no RSVP or tickets are required. So bring a blanket or a chair and just show up!
Rude Grooms’ Romeo and Juliet is William Shakespeare’s beloved tragedy in a production full of romance, laughter, and music. Rude Grooms brings its second annual free summer production to Rainey Park, Queensbridge Park, Astoria Park, and the Plaxall Gallery. This fast-paced 90-minute play is suitable for the whole family! The Capulet and Montague families’ ancient
The 2019 Waterfront Concert Series continues on Thursday, August 15th, 2019 at 7:30 pm at the Astoria Park Great Lawn. Where we are proudly bringing you back to the Disco days of Yesterday, with a sure to get you moving performance by “THE NEW YORK BEE GEES!” featuring all the groups timeless hits. This free
Hunters Point Parks Conservancy, in partnership with Queens Council on the Arts and LIC Landing by COFFEED is proud to present “Live at the Landing,” a summer music series featuring Queens-based musicians. On August 15th we present Tom Shaner, a critically acclaimed songwriter, producer, performer and video director based in New York City. He calls
Join us at Book Culture LIC on Thursday, August 15th at 6pm as we welcome Kate Lacour for the launch of her new book, Vivisectionary. From “vivisection,” the act of dissecting living specimens, and “bestiary,” a compendium of real and mythical creatures. Kate Lacour’s Vivisectionary is a series of visual sequential experiments in the physiological,