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Queens holiday lightings and celebrations


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

Photo courtesy of The Shops at Atlas Park

The Shops at Atlas Park’s Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony
Saturday, November 23
5 p.m. until 8 p.m.
(800 Cooper Avenue)
There will be a tree, a DJ, carolers, Santa, as well as milk and cookies. This event is free.

The Flushing Library’s Tree Lighting Ceremony
Tuesday, November 26
7 p.m.
41-17 Main Street, Flushing

Rego Park Jewish Center is hosting their “Chanukah Concert and Celebration”

Sunday, December 1
2:30 p.m.
97-30 Queens Boulevard between 64th and 65th roads, Rego Park
The celebration features Madga Fishman, a cantor and mezzo-soprano who has performed extensively in Israel, Europe and the United States. Fishman will sing Israeli songs, jazz, liturgical masterpieces and songs from musical theater. Tickets are $10 per person. A snack of latkes and applesauce will be served after the performance and is included in the cost of the ticket.

Chabad of Rego Park’s Menorah lighting
Sunday, December 1
6 p.m.
Federoff Triangle on Queens Boulevard, Rego Park

The Bayside Hills Civic Association Holiday Lighting Festival
Sunday, December 1
5 p.m.
Bell Boulevard and 53rd Avenue
There will be a Christmas tree and menorah lighting and refreshments. Santa Claus will also stop by. State Senator Tony Avella, Councilmember Mark Weprin, Congressmember Grace Meng and Assemblymembers Nily Rozic and Edward Braunstein will be some of the special guests.

Christ the King High School’s Christmas tree lighting and family event
Thursday, December 5
6 p.m. until 8 p.m.
68-02 Metropolitan Ave, Middle Village
There will be lights, Santa and an indoor Winter Wonderland with lots of games and activities.

The Woodhaven BID’s Tree and Menorah Lighting Ceremony
Friday, December 6
6 p.m.
Forest Park Plaza
For more information contact the BID; 718-805-0202.

The Rockaway Civic Association’s Tree Lighting Ceremony and Holiday Concert

Saturday, December 7
In front of the library across from the 100th Precinct, 9225 Rockaway Beach Boulevard.
On Tuesday, November 26, there will also be a menorah lighting.

The Glendale Chamber of Commerce’s Christmas Tree Lighting
Sunday, December 8
5:30 p.m.
Zum Stammtisch (a restaurant) located at 69-46 Myrtle Avenue
There will be Santa and gifts.

Neighborhood (Hillcrest, Jamaica Estates) Holiday Celebration

Sunday, December 22
4 p.m. until 6 p.m.
185-07 80th Drive between Chevy Chase and Haddon Street!

 

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