weekend events

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 12/13/2013 at 5:46PM

Saturday, December 14 Queensborough Performing Arts Center presents “Karaoke at the Movies: Aladdin.” The program is a family-oriented, interactive film series that encourages total audience participation. The crowd can sing and dance along with their favorite characters on screen! Movies are captioned. A trivia contest will be held before the movie. The most enthusiastic participant [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 12/06/2013 at 4:37PM

The holiday season is upon us and LIC Flea & Food Holiday Market has all of your gift-giving needs under one roof. The new holiday market will begin on Saturday, December 7 and will be held every Saturday and Sunday until Sunday, December 22 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., located inside the warehouse attached to the LIC Flea lot at 5-25 46th Avenue.

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 11/29/2013 at 4:07PM

Saturday, November 30 NYC Urban Park Rangers is organizing a vigorous hike through Alley Pond Park’s forested trails. Comfortable shoes or boots, a bottle of water and a light snack is recommended for all participants to bring. Meet up will take place at 11 a.m. at the Alley Pond Park Adventure Center, between the Grand [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 11/22/2013 at 4:31PM

Saturday, November 23 The Shops at Atlas Park, located at 80-00 Cooper Avenue in Glendale, will have its annual tree lighting ceremony from 5 to 8 p.m. The event will include a live DJ, stilt walkers, carolers, giveaways and Santa Claus arrives around 5:50 pm. Free. For more information visit www.shopatlaspark.com/events. Sunday, November 24 KH & [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
Entertainment Queens Courier Staff 11/15/2013 at 5:36PM

Saturday, November 16 Queensborough Performing Arts Center presents “90’s Boy Bands Concert Reunion: All-4-One and Color me Badd.” Break out your cassettes, your tattoo chokers and overalls! It’s time you partied like it was 1991! Tickets for all seats are $45. The performance begins at 8 p.m. at QPAC 222-05 56th Avenue Bayside. For tickets [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 11/08/2013 at 5:07PM

Saturday, November 9 The New York Irish Center presents folk singer/songwriter Mickey Coleman in concert. Brought up in Ardboe Co. Tyrone, Coleman comes from a rich background of artists and musicians.  See this former GAA all-Ireland medalist (2003) perform 8 p.m.  Tickets are $22 and $11 for students and seniors. The NY Irish Center is [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 11/01/2013 at 5:43PM

Saturday, November 2 – Sunday, November 3 Bring the family to “Wildlife Weekends” at the Queens County Farm. This pay-one-price event features birds of prey and bug exhibits, animal shows and feeding as well as hayrides. Admission is $ 9 for the general public and FREE for farm members. The event begins at 11 a.m. [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 10/19/2013 at 8:44AM

Saturday, October 19 On Saturday, October 19 at 8 p.m., former teen idol and television sensation James Darren teams up with funnyman Sal Richards for an evening of music and laughter at Queensborough Performing Arts Center (QPAC). “QPAC is the only place you can see James Darren share the stage with Sal Richards.  Every time [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
Entertainment Queens Courier Staff 8/09/2013 at 4:36PM

Saturday, August 10 From noon to 4p.m., the New York Hall of Science offers “Summer of Stars: Astronomy.” Participants can make constellations on sun print paper, learn about rockets and even explore the sun using solar telescopes, according to the event site. For more information, visit www.nysci.org/visit/events. The Queens Botanical Garden presents “Music in the [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
Entertainment Queens Courier Staff 8/02/2013 at 4:59PM

Saturday, August 3 Foodies and shoppers alike will find something unique at the JAMS Jamaica Street Festival. On Jamaica Avenue between Parsons Boulevard and 169th Street, merchants, artists, and food carts will gather to fill the summer air with the sounds and smells of a traditional New York City street fair. Starts at 11 a.m. [...]