Queens Easter Festival celebrated in two locations

April 4, 2017 by  

Renew Queens, LIC’s most recent community development center, is hosting the Queens Easter Festival this year in two different places. Together, the two locations are expecting to serve over 3,000 individuals.

Eggs hunts will be divided into age groups. There will be [Read more]

Long Island City event reaches double figures

March 20, 2017 by  

Green Space Blooms will be presenting its 10th anniversary Queens Celebration of Dance. The festival is a celebration of Queens’ new dance artists and choreographers.

This year, the festival will highlight the [Read more]

Queens Council on the Arts invites all to this year’s gala

February 10, 2017 by  

Queens Council on the Arts will soon be honoring sculptor Joel Shapiro and photographer Tony Vaccaro with an unconventional winter evening experience called Venetian Carnevale. Proceeds from the event will go to the OCA’s Emerging Artist Fund.

The gala will be a [Read more]

Dance company to perform for Lunar New Year

January 13, 2017 by  

The Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company will be celebrating the Lunar New Year with a performance. This will be the fourth year for the company’s Lunar New Year Celebration. The family-friendly [Read more]

Long Island City welcomes the New Year

December 27, 2016 by  

Calendars are turning to 2017, and both the young and old here in Long Island City are getting ready to celebrate. Children and families can have their parties during the daylight hours and grownups will get to party after dark.

For the little ones, the [Read more]

LIC Partnership holds annual trade show and luncheon

November 6, 2016 by  

The Long Island City Partnership will be presenting its Annual Trade Show & Luncheon in just a few days.

This will be a B2B show and will [Read more]

Local park celebrates two high spots on the fall calendar

October 10, 2016 by  

Two highlights of October are harvest and Halloween, both of which will be celebrated towards the end of this month in the Halloween Harvest Festival in Long Island City . This year’s festivities will have a circus theme.

Artists will [Read more]

Earth-friendly party coming up this month

September 14, 2016 by  

Big Reuse, a nonprofit outlet that salvages New York surplus building materials and sells them back to the community at 40% to 80% below new prices, is having a family-friendly and pets event to celebrate Earth.

The event will be free and [Read more]

Long Island City to have a Block Party

August 15, 2016 by  

The Sculpture Center and the Purves Street Block Association will be holding their annual LIC Block Party in just a couple of weeks. The event will be free and [Read more]

Long Island to take a walk into railroad history

July 8, 2016 by  

A walk called the Second Renaissance of Railroads in Long Island City will be happening here in a couple of weeks. The event will be a walking event and recommended only for the sure-footed, as the route will be mostly on railroad ties and [Read more]

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