Things To Do in Queens - Events, Arts, and Entertainment
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- Jazz Tour of Queens, NY
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101 Things to Do in Queens, New York
Many ideas for discovering things to do and see in Queens, New York, the biggest borough!
Weekend Events in Queens, NY
This list of weekend events throughout the borough is updated every Thursday.
Favorite Things to Do in Queens, New York
Reader picks for more fun things to do in Queens, New York.
Queens County Farm Museum - Visitor Guide and Photos
Photos and visitors guide to the Queens County Farm Museum, in Floral Park, Queens, New York.
Golfing in Queens - Guide to Playing Golf in Queens, New York
Golfing is an extremely popular sport in Queens, and can be enjoyed at four local golf courses, all of which are public courses owned by New York City and managed by American Golf. The courses are in Forest Park, Clearview Park, Douglaston, and Kissena Park.
Summer Fun in Queens
Get on out in the sun, and live it up this summer. Click to check my top choices for summer fun in Queens. Don't miss them: summer is too short and the cold will return too soon.
April 2012 Street Fairs and Festivals Schedule
List of April 2012 street fairs and festivals in Queens, New York.
June Street Fairs and Festivals Schedule
June Street Fairs and Festival Schedule for Queens, NY
Events in Queens for January
Lists the top events in January for Queens, New York.
February Events and Things To Do in Queens
Lists the top events for February, happening in Queens, New York.
Beaches in Queens
Beach season is here! From the giant Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk to the isolated Breezy Point tip, Queens has something for every beachgoer on the great Atlantic. Just remember -- don't fight that riptide! Just go with the flow.
Halloween in Queens
Here's a rundown of how to celebrate the great holiday of Halloween in the spooky borough of Queens. From now until October 31 (and even after) there are parades, vampires, festivals, costumes, cemeteries, games, ghouls, ghosts, and more.
Gambling at Aqueduct
FAQs on a Racino in New York City
March Events in Queens
Lists the top events for March, happening in Queens, New York.
More June Events in Queens
More June events in Queens, NY.
May Events in Queens
Lists the top events for May, 2006, happening in Queens, New York.
June Events in Queens
Lists the top events for June, 2006, happening in Queens, New York.
April Events in Queens - April 2006 Events and Things To Do in Queens, New York
Lists the top events for April, 2006, happening in Queens, New York.
More July Events in Queens
More July events in Queens, NY.
July Events in Queens
Lists the top events for July, 2006, happening in Queens, New York.
More August Events in Queens
More August events in Queens, NY.
September Events in Queens
Lists the top events for September, 2006, happening in Queens, New York.
October Events in Queens
Lists the top events for October, 2006, happening in Queens, New York.
November Events in Queens
Lists the top events for November, 2006, happening in Queens, New York.
August Events in Queens
Lists the top events for August, 2006, happening in Queens, New York.
Colombian Independence Day Festival in Flushing Meadows
Colombian Independence Day comes once a year to Flushing Meadows Park in Queens, New York, when thousands of Colombian families gather for a day-long celebration of the yellow, blue, and red.
Holiday Season Events in Queens - Christmas, Hanukah, Kwanzaa
Come celebrate the holiday season with your neighbors in Queens. Festivities for Christmas, Hanukah, and Kwanzaa are held all over the borough.
The Unisphere is a beautiful, giant steel globe that sits in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in Queens, New York.
The Sculpture Center in Long Island City
This organization supports experimentation and excellence in contemporary sculpture. Its Long Island City building, designed by Maya Lin, features exhibition space. Check their website for current exhibits and other events.
Discover Queens is the official tourism website for Queens, New York.
Local Events Calendar for Queens
Find out about local events, where and when, through the Queens Tribune website, updated weekly.
Queens Theatre in the Park
The Queens Theatre in the Park hosts performers at its premier venue. There are programs for adults and children by a host of international, national, and local-based performing artists. Every summer the organization hosts the Latino Cultural Festival.
Thalia Spanish Theatre
In Sunnyside, Queens, Thalia is the only Hispanic theatre in Queens. It is nationally-known for staging zarzuela, a Spanish operetta style, as well as Latin American and Spanish folk music and dance.
Queens Symphony Orchestra
The Queens Symphony Orchestra serves the borough through music. Check out their neigborhood concerts.
Mount Olivet Cemetery
Mount Olivet Cemetery is a 71-acre garden cemetery located in Maspeth, Queens. Visitors can enjoy quiet walks through its beautifully landscaped grounds, and can arrange tours of its historical features and flora. The site also provides information on mausoleums, pricing, and funerary services.
Amazura Concert Hall in Jamaica
A dance club in downtown Jamaica at 91-12 144th Place, just off Sutphin Avenue, featuring live performers and even the occasional pro-wrestling match.
Astoria Performing Arts Center (APAC)
An equity showcase company performing in Astoria, with performances held in a proscenium theater in the Presbyterian Church on 33rd Street. Also offers youth programs.
Nonsense NYC's Weekly List of Events
Subscribe to Nonsense NYC's weekly e-mail, a great resource for "independent art, weird events, strange happenings, unique parties, and senseless culture" happening in all five boroughs of New York City.
Jamaica Flux: Workspaces & Windows 2007
Photo gallery of Jamaica Flux: Workspaces & Windows 2007, a public art event along Jamaica Avenue. Organized by the non-profit Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning, Jamaica Flux is the second large public arts show in downtown Jamaica in recent years. It involves 25 artists/artist collectives creating 25 site-specific artworks along Jamaica Avenue, and plenty of interaction with the Jamaica, Queens, community.
Father's Day in Queens
This year Father's Day in Queens falls during the "rainy season." Your plans for outdoor fun are out. Here are a few ideas to do something special and different for dad this Father's Day weekend in Queens, New York.
9/11 Memorial Events in Queens
Events for local 9/11 memorial events in the borough of Queens, New York. Includes tributes to FDNY and other heroes of September 11.
Live Music in Astoria and Long Island City
Where to find live music all around Astoria and Long Island City.
36 Things to Do in Long Island City and Astoria
What to do this weekend? Here's a list of 29 ideas to get you going in Western Queens.
Hotels in Queens
Hotels in Queens? It used to be they were the rarity, but now you can find good hotels near both airports, close to Manhattan in Long Island City, and in eastern Queens.
June Calendar of Events - Astoria and Long Island City
June calendar of events, from concerts to celebrations, movies to fireworks, what to do this June in Astoria and Long Island City, Queens.
August Events Calendar for Astoria, Queens
Find what to do in Astoria and Long Island City this August.
Warm Up at PS 1 - Summer Afternoon Parties
PS 1's Warm Up party lets New Yorkers beat the heat every Saturday afternoon in July and August, by rocking out in Long Island City. The dance party in the museum's courtyard is a highlight of the New York summer.
July 2011 Street Fairs and Festivals Schedule
July 2011 Street Fairs and Festival Schedule for Queens, NY
July 2010 Street Fairs and Festivals Schedule
August 2011 Street Fairs and Festival Schedule for Queens, NY
Tour the Steinway & Sons Piano Factory
Visit the Steinway & Sons piano factory in Astoria, Queens, to see the making of the world-famous Steinway piano. This is a highly recommended factory tour.
Learn New Skills in Astoria and Long Island City
Learn a new skill at these outlets for your creativity in Astoria and Long Island City, Queens.
October 2011 Street Fairs and Festivals Schedule
Find street fair festival information for October.
Top 5 Winter Activities for Kids and Families in Queens, NY
Snow day! Here are some of the best things to do with your children during the winter in Queens, NY.
May Events in Astoria, Queens
Events and fun things to do in Astoria, Queens for the month of May.