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Things to Do in Queens This Month - April 2019

April 13, 2019 - by CG Directory Editor
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If you really want the full New York City experience, you've got to make a trek out to all five boroughs, including the one-of-a-kind area of Queens. Home to MoMA PS1, the New York Hall of Science, Flushing Meadows Corona Park, and the Queens International Night Market, there's plenty to see in do in Queens. Check out City Guide's list of things to do in Queens this month for a full and thorough rundown.

Open House | New York Experienced at the Self-Taught Genius Gallery - Self-Taught Genius Gallery
April 13, 2019 - Long Island City

Drop into the Self-Taught Genius Gallery in Long Island City for an afternoon of music, snacks, and fun! Assistant curator Steffi Duarte will be on hand for a short tour of New York Experienced, our current exhibition featuring works from the American Folk Art Museum's collection made in greater New York City.

Bhobishyoter Bhoot Bengali Movie - New York Premiere - Directed by Anik Dutta - Bombay Theatre
April 13, 2019 - Flushing

Bhobishyoter Bhoot (with English Subtitle) New York-Area Premiere! Banned in West Bengal! Directed by Anik Dutta Produced by Indibily Creative Private Limited Cast: Sabyasachi Chakraborty, Kaushik Sen, Moonmoon Sen, Chandreyee Ghosh, Paran Bandyopadhyay, Barun Chanda, Badsha Maitra, Sumanta Mukherjee, and others. The story is about all the Ghosts who are rendered homeless as all the old haunted buildings in Kolkata have been converted into multi-storied buildings, malls, and multiplexes. Their very existence is at stake. Some of them, from the varied social-economic background, take shelter is a disused dilapidated single-screen theatre. They plan to make themselves relevant and fit for the future as contemporary ghosts. This movie consists of scathing political satire, full of fun, music, and action. Although banned in West Bengal, this film is family-friendly.

Cherry Blossom Festival - Roosevelt Island
April 13, 2019 - New York

Join Four Freedoms State Park in celebrating the Roosevelt Island Community Cherry Blossom Festival featuring Traditional and Modern Japanese Performances and Cultural Fair, and special performances at the Park! Schedule of Events: 11:00am -Tea Ceremony, Southpoint Park -Community Picnics & Food Vendors, West Promenade (across from Cornell Tech) 11:00am - 2:00pm -Japanese Cultural Fair, Gallery RIVAA 12:30pm - 5:00pm -Music and Dance Performances, Four Freedoms State Park Please note: Registration for this event is not required. By registering for this event, you're helping organizers estimate audience size and ensure the safety and security of all attendees. Because of capacity limits, registration does not guarantee access to all event areas.

Century 21 Spring Designer Shoe Tour - Century 21
Through April 15, 2019 - Queens

Up to 65% off* Designer Shoe Styles including Jimmy Choos, Manolo Blahnik, Saint Laurent, Valentino and more!* Store Hours: Monday - Saturday: 10AM - 9PM Sunday: 11AM - 8PM Legal info: In Westbury, Paramus, Brooklyn 86th Street, Lincoln Square and Rego Park stores only. Brand and merchandise availability may vary by location and is subject to sell-through, while supplies last. Please ask store associate for details. Century 21 Stores is not an authorized retailer of Prada and Gucci.

Rhythm Revue 'Roseland Reunion 'All Black Dress Affair - Resorts World Casino
Through April 28, 2019 - Jamaica

TICKET SALE DATES VIP Public Onsale: December 14, 2018 10:12 AM to April 28, 2019 1:00 AM GEN ADMIN Public Onsale: December 14, 2018 10:11 AM to April 26, 2019 11:00 PM DAY OF Public Onsale: April 27, 2019 2:00 AM to April 28, 2019 1:00 AM SIDE STAGE RIGHT Public Onsale: December 21, 2018 7:11 PM to April 27, 2019 10:00 PM

Spring Garden Clean-Up at the Castle - Bayside Historical Society
May 04, 2019 - Bayside

Help Bayside Historical Society celebrate Earth Day by making our garden beautiful again! We’ll be clearing out last year’s weeds and old plants and refreshing the beds with new flowers and plants. This is a free event.

TheNYCGrind presents The Ultra Art Bash - Covert Station
Through December 16, 2019 - Ridgewood

Bringing over 700 beautiful attendees, TheNYCGrind has grown to become one of NYCs most anticipated Art and Creative Event. From artists to rappers to poets and LED hoolahoopers, we bring creative Grinders from all spectrums of the art world and give a platform to network, sell art and party at the same time. Come be inspired by the movement that started out in a basement, and now packs warehouses! Be prepared for: -Over 70 up and coming Tri-State artists displayed on our walls -NYCs dopest performers -Live Art and Body painting -Live DJ and musical sets -Some of NYCs most unique artists and much much more!

TheNYCGrind presents The Ultra Art Bash - Covert Station
Through December 16, 2019 - Ridgewood

Bringing over 700 beautiful attendees, TheNYCGrind has grown to become one of NYCs most anticipated Art and Creative Event. From artists to rappers to poets and LED hoolahoopers, we bring creative Grinders from all spectrums of the art world and give a platform to network, sell art and party at the same time. Come be inspired by the movement that started out in a basement, and now packs warehouses! Be prepared for: -Over 70 up and coming Tri-State artists displayed on our walls -NYCs dopest performers -Live Art and Body painting -Live DJ and musical sets -Some of NYCs most unique artists and much much more!

Jackknife Comedy - The Creek and The Cave
Through March 02, 3019 - Long Island City

Jackknife Comedy is a rad monthly stand up show the first Saturday of every month at The Creek and The Cave in Queens, hosted by two dummies from Iowa named Gideon Hambright and Patrick Hastie! Each show they pick a bunch of their favorite comedians to come do sets, be cool and have a blast! This months comics are: J.P. McDade (TRUTV'S COMEDY KNOCKOUT), Julie Mitchell (VICELAND'S FLOPHOUSE), Hayden Kristal (NBC STAND UP FOR DIVERSITY), Jill Weiner (TRIAL BY LAUGHTER), Nonye Brown-West (NEW YORK COMEDY FESTIVAL), Connor Creagan (CAROLINE'S), Billy Hurley (UCB) and Idris Alton (EVERYBODY EATS). Come out and party! Tickets are only $5. You can buy them at the door or online at http://creeklic.com/events/jackknife-comedy-5-2019-03-02/

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