Once a month during the summer, the Queens Nigh Market at nearby Flushing Meadows Corona Park
puts ethnic food on display from dozens of countries around the world, a nod both to the multiethnic composition of the area and the World's Fair, which the park hosted in 1964.
Simon performed at Flushing Meadows Corona Park
, which he said was a 20-minute bicycle ride from where he grew up, ending the landmark night with his first big hit, 'The Sound of Silence.'
The collage installation accompanied by live performances of The Shatterer, a play about immigration and the iconic bread making in Flushing Meadows Corona Park
, accented through its raw imagery, as part of the Theater's 50 years of work advocating for justice and peace.
The exhibition, "13 Most Wanted Men: Andy Warhol and the 1964 World's Fair,'' opens April 27 at the Queens Museum in Flushing Meadows Corona Park
. It includes never-before-shown archival documents and materials, including the artist's letter agreeing to the paint-over and the NYPD mug shot booklet.
Northern snakeheads have been in New York since at least 2005, when DEC fisheries staff caught three in a hoop net during a routine survey in Meadow Lake, Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Astoria Park, Flushing Meadows Corona Park
and MacDonald Park
The fledgling New York Metropolitan Baseball Club (better known as the Mets) moved out of the Polo Grounds (former home to both the Giants and Yankees) and into brand-new Shea Stadium, which was built adjacent to the Fair's grounds at Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Fleshing out a well-installed selection of actual works, photographic documentation, and plans for unrealized projects with five new artists' gardens commissioned for Flushing Meadows Corona Park
, Smith's exhibition proposed the garden as a model for human influence on the environment, while positioning it as a lens through which to view the diversification of artistic strategies since the 1960s.
Queens Dec 19-21, Paul Taylor Dance Company, Queens Theatre in the Park, Flushing Meadows Corona Park
, off exit 9E of Grand Central Pkwy, 718.760.0064, 718.760.1972, www.queenstheatrer.org
During the summer, two police officers and one sergeant visited the museum in Flushing Meadows Corona Park
, New York, and gave three groups of children demonstrations on nonlethal weapons and computers.
'Welcome to Blinkin Park Tour' will take place on July 28 at Citi Field in Flushing Meadows Corona Park
, New York and on July 30 at Hershey Park in Pennsylvania.