LIC Flea

Visit Ricky’s NYC, a pop-up at the Flea
LIC Flea Angy Altamirano 8/15/2013 at 2:49PM

Ricky’s NYC, the one-stop super store for everything Halloween and beauty for the past 24 years, is giving vendors at the LIC Flea & Food Bazaar a chance to shine while also showing visitors what they can find at its numerous sites. Richard Parrott, president of Ricky’s and a Long Island City resident, has set [...]

LIC Flea to offer carnival fun, free yoga and more this weekend
LIC Flea Queens Courier Staff 8/08/2013 at 4:13PM

A carnival, free yoga and a luxurious giveaway are each making their way down to the LIC Flea & International Food Bazaar this weekend. Frankie’s Carnival Time is bringing carnival fun for the whole family on Saturday and Sunday at LIC Flea with games, prizes and a chance to try out your putting skills. For [...]

HGTV, Big Apple Circus visit LIC Flea
HGTV, Big Apple Circus visit LIC Flea
Entertainment Liam La Guerre 7/31/2013 at 12:43PM

The circus is coming to town, but first it stopped by the LIC Flea and International Food Bazaar over the weekend. The Big Apple Circus made an appearance at the Flea to promote its upcoming shows to potential patrons and provide a little entertainment. HGTV’s show “Flea Market Flip,” where contestants are given about $500 [...]

LIC Flea set to be reality TV star
LIC Flea Queens Courier Staff 7/24/2013 at 1:51PM

JOHANN HAMILTON Queens residents watching HGTV’s “Flea Market Flip” might notice a familiar location. “Flea Market Flip” is a program that visits different flea markets around the country, gives its contestants $500 and then sets them loose to buy, fix and flip items at the market for a higher price. At the end of the [...]

HGTV filming at LIC Flea this weekend
HGTV filming at LIC Flea this weekend
Entertainment Angy Altamirano 7/17/2013 at 2:50PM

HGTV is coming to LIC Flea this weekend. “Flea Market Flip,” which airs Fridays at 9 p.m. on HGTV, will be making its way to the LIC Flea and International Food Bazaar on Sunday, July 21 to film one of its upcoming episodes. “LIC Flea and Food is thrilled to have one of the most [...]

Have a carnival of a time with Frankie’s
Have a carnival of a time with Frankie’s
Entertainment Angy Altamirano 7/13/2013 at 12:18PM

Whether you are preparing that perfect sweet sixteen or organizing your company’s next big party, you can find everything you need at Frankie’s Carnival Time. They have been at the same location since 1957 to become one of the biggest party rental companies in the tristate area. Frankie’s Carnival Time primarily works on smaller parties, [...]

Free music streaming service Songza has the beat for LIC Flea
Free music streaming service Songza has the beat for LIC Flea
Entertainment Angy Altamirano 7/09/2013 at 6:56PM

Whether you are working out at the gym or checking out the new LIC Flea in Long Island City, Songza has the right playlist for you. Based in LIC, Songza is a free music streaming service that delivers the listener the right music at the right time through the biggest library of expertly-curated playlists via [...]

Queens’ newest weekend destination LIC Flea & Food launches
Queens’ newest weekend destination LIC Flea & Food launches
LIC Flea Queens Courier Staff 6/18/2013 at 12:21PM

BY LUKE TABET Foodies, artists, vendors and shoppers turned out on Saturday morning, June 15 for the grand opening of the LIC Flea & Food market. A crowd gathered as owner Joshua Schneps cut the ribbon for the front gates while members of the Long Island City High School marching band played. “I’m excited to [...]

Vendor preview: LIC Flea & Food opens June 15 & 16
Vendor preview: LIC Flea & Food opens June 15 & 16
LIC Flea Queens Courier Staff 6/07/2013 at 2:29PM

It is finally here—June 15 marks the highly-anticipated launch of LIC Flea & Food, a brand new market running every weekend this summer and showcasing some of the city’s finest artists and vendors. It will make Long Island City a summertime destination for visitors from all five boroughs and beyond. The market is located at [...]

Community celebrates LIC FLEA & FOOD announcement
Community celebrates LIC FLEA & FOOD announcement
LIC Flea Angy Altamirano 4/30/2013 at 5:03PM

Get ready, LIC. With just a month to go, organizers, Long Island City elected officials, Borough President Helen Marshall, community members and some vendors gathered to celebrate the announcement of LIC FLEA & FOOD. On Tuesday, Joshua Schneps LIC FLEA & FOOD president, introduced the community to what LIC FLEA & FOOD has to offer: [...]