Heads-up: subways won’t be running in Astoria on N/W line for 8 non-consecutive weekends, from the end of May through September. This starts tonight at midnight! The hours are 12:01am on Saturday through 5am on Monday (or Tuesday if it’s a holiday weekend). Affected weekends: May 20-22, May 27-30, June 3-5, Aug 12-14, Aug. 19-21,… Read more »
We are sad to report that former BOAST winner Astoria Brewhouse has closed. Its last day open was Super Bowl Sunday on February 5, and this was confirmed by someone who works at the sister location, Broadway Station. We heard rumors that the building was bought out, or that it was being leased to someone… Read more »
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22-25 Jackson Ave, Long Island City, (718) 784-2084, momaps1.org
An exhibition space rather than a collecting institution, MoMA PS1 devotes its energy and resources to displaying the most experimental art in the world, and supports innovation in contemporary art. Warm Up, a popular program on Saturdays in the summer, takes place in the courtyard where DJs spin and people dance for hours.