The first virtual BOAST: Best of Astoria party is in the books! Thank you to everyone who attended. We learned a lot for next time we do a virtual event (although we hope next year it can be in person). Our gratitude goes to the musicians, Queens community groups and comedians who participated and presented. We… Read more »
Month: February 2021
Virtual Dance Classes for Children and Teens
[From Anastasia Soroczynski] Registration is now open for our Virtual Dance Classes for Children and Teens! Spring Semester: March 1st – May 28th Our experienced and well-loved teachers (former teachers from RIOULT Dance Center) are here to offer your children engaging, professional programming that will keep them dancing well after the end of class. We… Read more »
Fundraiser with Queens Together
We’re excited to be partnering with Queens Together for a fundraiser to support Astoria restaurants and community fridges. You can contribute at queenstogether.org. Thank you in advance!
A Magical Evening with the Foodie Magician through APAC
[From Astoria Performing Arts Center] Plans for Valentine’s Day? Join us for A Magical Evening with the Foodie Magician on Feb. 14 at 7pm as the Foodie Magician astonishes across a Zoom screen! Tickets are “pay what you wish” with a suggested donation of $10. More info at: www.apacny.org Local attendees will receive a 10%… Read more »
BOAST: Best of Astoria Winter Virtual Party 2021
Join us for the BOAST: Best of Astoria Winter Virtual Party 2021! This year we will be celebrating the 2020 BOAST Winners over Zoom. There will be music, comedy, a raffle, and we’ll hear from some Queens community groups. More details coming soon! It is happening on Sunday, Feb. 21, 4–5pm. You can register at… Read more »
Featured BOAST Location
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.