Long Island City Events


Wednesday, December 31, 2014 - 11:00am
NOON YEAR'S EVE PARTY FOR KIDS! Join us on December 31st, 2014 as WE COUNT DOWN TO NOON!!!!!!!! $12 Kids $20 Adults includes food, drinks, dessert and a toast at noon! Noise makers included too! Reservation is required, space is limited 718.482.8151

New Year's Day Brunch 2015

Thursday, January 1, 2015 - 9:00am
Celebrate the New Year at Masso! January 1st, 2015 Serving Brunch at 9am -4pm $15 BOTTOMLESS MIMOSA (all day) MASSO 47-25 Vernon Blvd 718.482.8151

Arts Business Incubator for Arts-Based Startups

Wednesday, January 7, 2015 - 6:00pm
The New York Foundation on the Arts (NYFA) is launching an Arts Business Incubator (ABI) Program for ten New York City-based arts business start-ups. QCA members will have the opportunity to learn about the program and get tips on the application process. The ABI program offers three years of custom-tailored, formalized support from NYFA’s knowledgeable staff and network of experts, including: *Intensive professional development training providing the fundamental principles for starting and running an arts business.

Saturday Shopping at the Freed of London Long Island City Showroom

Saturday, January 10, 2015 - 10:00am
Shop at the Freed of London Long Island City showroom the SECOND SATURDAY of EVERY MONTH and SAVE UP TO 75% off original prices. Browse closeout sale items, try newly released products and shop brand names by Freed of London, Ainsliewear, Melo, Sweats by Jo and Chacott. Freed of London is the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of professional dance shoes, dance apparel, bridal shoes and flats.

Social Media Strategies for Artists

Friday, January 16, 2015 - 6:00pm
“The Art and Ambition of Social Media” is a hands-on workshop designed for every artist in need of solid, strategic help creating a social media presence to promote themselves and their art.

Industrial and Commercial Incentives & Financing Breakfast

Friday, January 30, 2015 - 8:00am
Please join us for a Business Breakfast on Industrial & Commercial Incentives & Financing on Friday, January 30th, 2015, from 8AM - 11AM at the Con Edison Learning Center located at 4382 Vernon Boulevard in LIC.

Roll with Queens Council on the Arts! Come to the Casino Caliente!

Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 6:30pm
Queens Council on the Arts (QCA) is turning 50 in 2016, but we are kicking off the festivities a year early! Save yourself a plane ticket and join QCA for a hot night in Havana, Cuba right here in Long Island City, Queens! Join us as we celebrate with live music, a casino night, salsa performances, and global cuisine courtesy of Mundo Restaurant. Come celebrate the next 50 years of nurturing diverse emerging artists and arts organizations in Queens! DATE & TIME Thursday, February 26, 2015, 6:30pm – 9:30pm

SculptureCenter Spring Benefit: Lucky Draw 2015

Monday, April 13, 2015 - 6:30pm
Lucky Draw - a one of a kind art raffle - guarantees that each and every ticket holder walks home with a work of art! This fast-paced one night event offers first time and seasoned collectors access to artworks by top emerging and established talent. All proceeds benefit SculptureCenter. Order of selection determined by random drawing. The draw will commence with a live auction.
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