Category Archives: Things To Do

Annual “Taste of the World” Food Festival Takes Place This Weekend

Calling all foodies! The Taste of the World festival is now back for its eighth year at Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church. Local restaurants and vendors will serve up international food from 2:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, March 10. "We’re serving the World on a Platter in McLaughlin Hall for our 8th…

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8 Secrets of Forest Hills Stadium

Built in 1923 and renovated in 2013, Forest Hills Stadium has a rich history in the neighborhood and now reigns as one of Queens' most popular concert venues. Jimi Hendrix, Diana Ross, The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, Tom Petty, and The Who are just a few of the legendary singers and bands who have rocked…

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Escape Winter at the New York Botanical Garden’s Orchid Show

Take a break from the cold weather and step inside a springtime wonderland at the New York Botanical Garden’s annual Orchid Show. Singapore—where the national flower is an orchid—is the inspiration for the 17th annual Orchid Show. The Enid A. Haupt Conservatory will showcase thousands of mesmerizing orchid displays that pay homage to the "City…

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5 Unique and Quirky Museums to Visit in NYC

MoMA? Been there. The Guggenheim? Done that. While these museums are cultural institutions, you’re not limited to them. In fact, New Yorkers have access to some quirky museums that proudly preserve and display oddities not likely found at The Met. Here are our top recommendations for under-the-radar museums in the city that are totally worth…

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Awesome Things to Do in Queens This Month

  Just because it is cold outside doesn't mean you have to hibernate. Kick off the new year at these can't-miss events, exhibits and more happening around Queens.   Queens Botanical Garden’s Winter Family Programs On each Saturday in January, the Queens Botanical Garden is hosting kid-friendly programs and activities like Plants We Eat, Bugging…

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