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Things to Do in Queens This Month - March 2019

March 23, 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.

Spring Crafts for Kids - Bayside Historical Society
March 23, 2019 - Bayside

Join us in welcoming spring at the Castle! Families are invited to create spring crafts, share a snack, and participate in other spring activities. Crafts are suitable for children ages 4-12. Cost is $5 per child/$15 maximum per family. Preregistration is preferred, but walk-ins are welcome. RSVP at https://www.baysidehistorical.org/events-1/spring-crafts-for-kids or call 718-352-1548.

Creek Cave Live - The Creek and The Cave
March 23, 2019 - Long Island City

Creek Cave Live (CCL) is the touring arm of The Creek & The Cave, when we are not on the road we bring you an amazing showcase full of Creek favorites, comics just passing through and some of the best stand up comics living in NYC. Saturday Mar. 23rd offers an evening of top-notch comedy in LIC. Featuring: Nate Craig (Netflix) Tina Friml (Vermont’s Funniest Comedian Winner) Lee Seeling (Gotham Comedy Club) AND MORE! Because we love comedy and our audiences so much we give you a free PBR for supporting our space! And if you’re a dear and sit in the front row we give you a free shot!

Best of Guptaji – Stand Up by Appurv Gupta - Bombay Theatre
March 23, 2019 - Flushing, NY

If you are looking for comedy shows near me, ApneeCommunity has a bang on news for you. An Engineer turned up Comedian, Appurv Gupta a.k.a GuptaJi has made a comeback with another mix of new hits “Best of GuptaJi” to tickle the funny bone of everyone. He is on a roll this time. Catch him live in New York! Hurry up! Don’t miss the golden chance to enjoy the evening. Book your tickets now at ApneeCommunity.

Pirate Pete's Parrot - The Secret Theatre
March 23, 2019 - Long Island City

Pirate Pete is a lovable rogue on a mission: to find his beloved runaway parrot Polly (who prefers pancakes to boring old birdseed), to find his buried treasure, and to pay the rent to Baron Big-Butt. Says writer and star Richard Mazda, "The show is so much fun to do. One of my favorite things is seeing the parents enjoy it as much as the kids." Indeed, children and adults will find a lot to love in this quirky production filled with memorable characters! Directed by Terrance O'Lear. Audience interaction. Photo opportunity after the performance with the actors. Feel free to dress up in costume!

MPTP Woman's Month One-Woman Show Series - WOW Cafe Theater
Through March 23, 2019 - Springfield Gardens

Director/Acting Coach Marishka Phillips has pt together a series of one-woman shows, to celebrate Woman's Month 2019. On 3/16 we will show Each Scar Has A Story starring Alyssa McKinney On 3/23 we will show Down To Eartha starring Dierdra McDowell Full show description can be found at https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4059250 Each is $20 in advance and $25 at door. They will both play 2pm and 8pm

Got P.C.D? | 2019 (Post Carnival Depression) - Eventbrite
Through March 24, 2019 - Queens

Got P.C.D.? - We Have The Cure Save The Date Sat March 23rd Is Got P.C.D. 2019 (Post Carnival Depression) Powered By ShorBlu Events, Back2Basics Ent, Live By The Henny & King Leo This Is Event Is 18 years & Older Please note we will be doing limited table/bottle service, more info to be released soon. However please note general admission tickets must still be purchased even if you are doing table/bottle service.

Dessert Goals: Party Animal - Sound River Studios
Through March 24, 2019 - Queens

TICKETS AVAILABLE FEBRUARY 12TH NYC's most instagrammable dessert festival, Dessert Goals, is back for a sixth round in the city on March 23 + 24, with more opportunities to snap, share and indulge than ever before! Hosted at Sound River Studios in Long Island City, this year's theme is Party Animal, and festival mastermind Miraya Berke is leaving no treat un-tasted with dessert options for sweet-tooths of all shapes and sizes from 20+ can't-miss vendors. This is the perfect occasion to eat and be seen so #DessertFestivalFashion is encouraged! The event will include: Exclusive desserts crafted specifically for Desert Goals A candy bar with FREE candy from classic faves Red Vines and Sour Patch Complimentary beverages from Bodum, Boxed Water + Harmless Harvest A savory Salt Bar for a delicious palate cleanser between sweet bites An Instagram Garden designed specifically to fulfill all your social media #goals, complete with custom backdrops Free admission for children under 6 More surprises to come! General Admission tickets will go on sale at $17/pp on Tuesday, February 12th at 12pm EST, in addition to Extra Sugar Rush tickets for those seeking more opportunities t... (read more)

Brick Fest Live! at The New York Hall of Science - New York Hall of Science
March 31, 2019 - New York

Combine this with the interactive engineering and science exhibits of the New York Hall of Science and you've got an entire weekend of STEM (STEAM) inspiration for a wide range of interests and ages.

Brick Fest Live! at the New York Hall of Science - Eventbrite
Through March 31, 2019 - Queens

LEGO® lovers rejoice! The Brick Fest Live LEGO® Fan Experience is filled with hands-on attractions and activities built to inspire, educate, and entertain all with LEGO® bricks. Combine this with the interactive engineering and science exhibits of the New York Hall of Science and you've got an entire weekend of STEM (STEAM) inspiration for a wide range of interests and ages.

Elizabeth Torras and Nueva York Flamenco City - Terraza 7
April 06, 2019 - Elmhurst

Featuring: Elizabeth Torras / Bailaora. Adrián Alvarado / Guitarrista. Alfonso Cid / Cantaor. Alfonso Cid was born and raised in Sevilla, the heartland of flamenco music. He also had the opportunity of attending the activities of one the most significant flamenco clubs in Andalusia, the Peña Flamenca Torres-Macarena in Seville. Alfonso has toured extensively throughout the USA, Latin America, Israel, and Europe, and has just toured Spain last February of 2018 with the Jazz/Flamenco band New Bojaira by pianist Jesús Hernández from Granada, Spain. Elisabet Torras Aguilera was born and raised in Barcelona where she earned her B.A. in Spanish Dance and Flamenco from the Conservatory of Dance and Theatre. She continued her studies in Madrid. Her training was always focused on Flamenco, Classical Spanish dance, Escuela Bolera, Spanish Folklore, Emma Maleras Castanets Method, Ballet, and Contemporary Dance. Elisabet has toured Europe and Asia with Zarzuela, Flamenco, and Classical Spanish Dance companies.

United Ink 'No Limits' Tattoo Festival - Resorts World Casino
Through April 07, 2019 - Jamaica

United Ink New York Tattoo Show "No Limits" Tattoo Festival. Presented by Tattoo Lou's & Sponsored by Inked Magazine. This festival brings together the tattoo lifestyle under one roof. Get tattooed by famous artists from around the world and your favorite reality TV stars, purchase from vendors with unique wares, watch live stage shows perform never before scene acts and much more! Show hours: Fri 2pm - 1am Sat. 12pm - 1am Sun: 12pm - 9pm

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.

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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