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Offline 28Grand

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FREE! Astoria Park summer 2017 events
« on: May 31, 2017, 10:52:13 AM »
Fellow Astorians, below is a list of free events happening in Astoria Park in June and on-going through the summer. I'll be adding to it as I find out more. Feel free to contribute.

On-going
New York Road Runners (NYRR) Open Run
Every Saturday, 9:00-10:00am, Astoria Park Track
Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC.

Wednesday-Sunday, June 7-11, hours vary
Astoria Park Carnival
The Central Astoria Local Development Coalition presents the annual Astoria Park Carnival held in the parking lot.

For more information go to the CALDC website:
http://www.centralastoria.nyc/events

Friday, June 9, 8:00-10:30 p.m.
Movies Under the Stars: La La Land
Presented by Astoria Park Alliance, APA Movie Night blankets will be distributed to the first 50 attendees along with free popcorn for all moviegoers.
On the Great Meadow, between the Hell gate and Astoria Pool

For more information about Astoria Park Alliance, including upcoming volunteer opportunities go to:
http://www.astoriaparkalliance.org/

Sunday, June 11, 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Historic New York: The General Slocum Disaster
The PS General Slocum was a passenger steamboat built in Brooklyn, New York, in 1891. During her service history, she was involved in a number of mishaps, including multiple groundings and collisions.
Meet at the Parking Lot (in Astoria Park), Queens

Thursday, June 29, 7:30 p.m.
2017 Independence Day Celebration
The annual Fourth of July fireworks display and music performance by the Queens Symphony Orchestra. Hosted by Central Astoria Local Development Coalition

For more information go to the CALDC website:
http://www.centralastoria.nyc/events

Thursday, July 13 until Thursday August, 17, 7:30 p.m.
2017 Waterfront Concert Series
Presented by the Central Astoria Local Development Coalition, Concerts take place Thursday evenings from July through August on the Great Meadow, between the Hell Gate Bridge and Astoria Pool.

Program/Names of bands are TBA. or program, check the CALDC website:
http://www.centralastoria.nyc/events

Monday, July 24 until Thursday August, 21, 8:30 p.m.
2017 Movies on the Waterfront Series
Presented by the Central Astoria Local Development Coalition, Movies are shown Monday evenings from July through August on the Great Meadow, between the Hell Gate Bridge and Astoria Pool.

Movie titles are TBA. or program, check the CALDC website:
http://www.centralastoria.nyc/events

 

Offline dawnlovesthierry

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Re: FREE! Astoria Park summer 2017 events
« Reply #1 on: May 31, 2017, 03:16:35 PM »
This is great!  Thank you! 


 

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