2019: Queens Voted Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day Best Annual Event/Festival!
Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day
12402 Roosevelt Ave, Corona
Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day is the largest single day tennis event in the world. With the best tennis players, famous celebrities and top of the chart music acts, Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day rocks Queens. This event offers interactive games, music and tennis activities, all the while promoting the health benefits of tennis. Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day also helps fund over 500 nonprofit youth development organizations.
2018: Queens Voted Rockaway Music and Arts Council’s Fall Festival Best Annual Event Festival!
Rockaway Music and Arts Council’s Fall Festival
Barbara Eisenstadt has been president of RMAC for the last fifteen years. Twenty-two years ago she created the now-popular Rockaway Music and Arts Annual Fall Festival, which features art, crafts, music, and family fun. She is also responsible for the highly successful Sunset Picnic Concert Series held every summer in Fort Tilden, Gateway National Recreation Area. Barbara is also responsible for bringing the Music Memory Program of the Riverside Symphony to the school children of the Rockaways. Her creativity and devotion has made RMAC a premier cultural organization.
2017: Queens Voted LIC Flea and Food Best Annual Event Festival!
LIC Flea and Food
5-25 46th Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101, (718) 224-5863 ext. 235
Weekends in the city never felt so good. Considered Queens’ largest outdoor flea and food market, LIC Flea & Food has something for everyone that includes a fun and vibrant market comprised of global food from entrepreneurial chefs, and vintage arts, hand-crafted items, fashion and a beer and wine garden offering all local craft beers. The market acts as an incubator, providing a platform for passionate businesspeople to sell their wares, gain exposure, and business experience. It’s open every Saturday and Sunday (April to October) and is the perfect way to spend your days off with friends and family.