8th Annual LIC Arts Open

For eight years Long Island City has been host to what has become the largest arts festival in Queens, the LIC Arts Open. Each year the LIC artistic community comes together for an expansive, accessible, and fabulous celebration of their work.

Plaxall To Host Local Artist Exhibit

Plaxall, a family-run plastics manufacturing business based in Long Island City, will partner with local artists to showcase art made from thermoforming, a process invented by Plaxall founder Louis Pfohl more than 70 years ago. 

Meet Astoria: Shenanigans Traveling Game Nights

Think fast! What’s the world’s largest ocean? Trivia not your thing? Alright, you hit B5 and know there’s only one battleship remaining. Where’s your next move?

‘Queens of the Night’ At Thalia Spanish Theater

Council Members Jimmy Van Bramer and Daniel Dromm attended the opening night of the world premiere of the LGBTQ musical comedy, “Queens of the Night/Reinas de la Noche,” a bilingual musical about important topics of violence against the LGBTQ community, family and social acceptance, and a celebration of inclusion at the Thalia Spanish Theater in Sunnyside on February 14.  

Tattoos For Two

How about immortalizing your love with some permanent body art?

No Hootenannies After 10 PM

Great roommates are like unicorns – beautiful, magical, and almost entirely the stuff of legend. 

Tunes and Taverns: Oliver’s

The holidays are, by nature, a somewhat stressful time. Everyone seems to be bustling this way and that, rushing to get shopping for loved ones done and meals planned and completed, and no one has time to sit back, enjoy a beer and relax. 

Elegant Entertainment At The Astor Room

The legendary Astor Room restaurant, at 35-15 35th Avenue, has a mix of entertainment scheduled for November. Located at Kaufman Astoria Studios, the Astor Room was established 2011 in a historic space that was once home to the Paramount Pictures commissary during cinema’s silent era. 

Refuel At Joe’s Garage Bar

Looking for a new spot in the neighborhood? Check out Joe’s Garage Bar, located at 45-01 23rd Avenue in Astoria. 

Exciting Productions Coming To Queens Theatre

“Queens Theatre’s 29th season will feature some of the most exciting work ever on our stages,” announced Executive Director Taryn Sacramone at a news conference unveiling the upcoming performances for 2017-18.