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Things to Do in Queens This Month - April 2019

April 20, 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.

2019 LIC YMCA Bunny Run and Easter Egg Hunt - Lance Corporal Thomas P Noonan Park
April 20, 2019 - Sunnyside

Join us for our Long Island City YMCA Bunny Fun Run and Easter Egg Hunt sponsored by T-Mobile, ProHealth Dental, and Sunnyside Shines. Fun for the whole family celebrating spring and our great community. We are inviting all families from Western Queens and beyond to join us for this new Easter weekend tradition of promoting health and community. The Long Island City YMCA and our official running club - The LIC Runners invite you to our 2019 Long Island City YMCA Bunny Fun Run and Easter Egg Hunt! All proceeds will go directly to the YMCA's Annual Campaign— which assists in providing community programming for youth, teens, and families in the neighborhoods of Western Queens.

Native American Story Time and Craft - Bayside Historical Society
April 27, 2019 - Bayside

Join Bayside Historical Society for a very special family event on Saturday, April 27! In celebration of Mother Earth (Earth Day), Author Donna Gentle Spirit Barron — a Matinecock Family Historian and Genealogist — will show the children how to make Mother Earth Storytelling necklaces with beads and lead them in the art of storytelling, a Matinecock Tradition. Storytelling is suitable for all ages. Younger children will be assisted with the craft. Cost is $5 per child/$15 maximum per family. RSVP at https://www.baysidehistorical.org/events-1/native-american-story-time-and-craft.

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.

NY Beer Fest - Citi Field
May 04, 2019 - Queens

The 2nd annual NY Beer Fest will take over Citi Field, bringing together dozens of craft breweries that will feature spring seasonal beers, plus games, DJs, and more throughout the park. General Admission is $50 and includes unlimited tastings, with food sold separately from a number of concessions. VIP Admission is $80 and will include early entry, plus access to the outfield warning track and dugouts.

Brooklyn Crush Wine & Artisanal Food Festival: Spring Edition - Eventbrite
May 11, 2019 - Queens

Brooklyn Crush Wine & Artisanal Food Festival is back for its Spring Edition in May! New York Wine Events transforms Industry City into an East Coast Napa Valley alongside an artisanal food extravaganza with some of Brooklyn's coolest restaurants. Attendees will get the chance to sample a curated selection of incredible wines, ciders and other beverages complemented by creative tastes and delicious hors-d'oeuvres from all over.

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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