Long Island City Events

Demand Management Informational Seminar

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 8:00am
Demand Management Informational Seminar Club 101 101 Park Avenue New York, NY 10178 July 23, 2014 8 – 11 a.m   Back by popular demand!

Summer Networking Night

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 5:00pm
Wednesday, July 23 5PM – 7PM LIC Landing by COFFEED in Hunters Point Park, 52-10 Center Blvd, LIC Meet your business & community neighbors and enjoy complimentary wine, beer and hors d’oeuvres at LIC’s new waterfront café and bar, LIC Landing by COFFEED.


Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 7:00pm
CITY VIEW PHARMACY'S FREE YOGA Astoria Park 19 St. bet. Astoria Park S. and Ditmars Blvd. July 23, 2014 7pm   Beginners welcome. Register at cityviewpharmacy.com. "You're a Neighbor, Not a Number, at City View!"™ www.cityviewpharmacy.com For free delivery in all five boroughs, Monday - Saturday, call us at 718-545-2550.

Outdoor Cinema- UMBERTO D. @ Socrates Sculpture Park

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 7:00pm
UMBERTO D./Italy Socrates Sculpture Park 32-05 Vernon Blvd.

Tap Takeover at The Local

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 8:00pm
Tap Takeover at The Local The Local NY 13-2 44th Ave Long Island City, NY 11101 Wed July 23  All evening

Cunning Stunts Comedy Show

Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 8:00pm
Ladies and Gentlemen, step right up to Cunning Stunts, presented by Justin Murray and Samantha Bednarz! Watch as you'll be amazed by death defying comedy and surely one of us will have too much booze and slip up the title to the show. One Stop into Queens on the 7 train! For your entertainment your host, Samantha Bednarz will bring you: Sean Donnelly J LaLonde Mike Cannon Jesse Jones Shelley Hamilton Justin Murray You can purchase tickets here: http://laughingdevil.com/event.cfm?id=332379&cart And use the promo code WRATH to save $5 off of $10 tickets!

D.B. Rielly @ Rest-au-Rant

Thursday, July 24, 2014 - 9:00pm
D.B. Rielly Rest-au-Rant 30-01 35th Ave Long Island City, NY 11106 Thursday, July 24, 2014 9:00 PM - 11:30 PM

HarborLAB's Community Paddle at Gantry Plaza State Park

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 5:30pm
Community Paddling with HarborLAB! Gantry Plaza State Park Fishing Pier at the end of 50th Avenue. Come to Gantry Plaza State Park to enjoy relaxing, brief paddles in its south cove from 530pm-830pm! Bob in the water and enjoy the skyline at sunset. No reservations required and all equipment is provided. Event details, especially for volunteers, here: https://www.facebook.com/events/244134775797427/

Microscopic Journey: Shuten-doji

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 8:00pm
On Friday, July 25th between 8 PM and 10 PM, RESOBOX Gallery in Long Island City will host an interpretative butoh (type of Japanese dance) performance by the acclaimed Michiru Inoue, accompanied on sitar by Gian Luigi Diana and on shakuhachi (Japanese wooden flute) by KenYa Kawaguchi. The performance retells the Japanese legend of Shuten-doji, a demon leader in Japanese folklore and complements our current art exhibit “BOKUSAI” by Shoko Kazama. (Details about the exhibit can be found here: http://resobox.com/bokusai/ )

HarborLAB Blackwell Lighthouse Cruise

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 8:45pm
HarborLAB Blackwell Lighthouse Cruise July 25, 8:45PM-10:30PM Departs from Gantry Plaza State Park. Reservations required. See Facebook link for details. We'll ride the tidal currents, paddling with the diminishing flood up the LIC waterfront to view the Blackwell Lighthouse at the northern tip of Roosevelt Island and back with the burgeoning ebb to the end of Manhattan Avenue in Brooklyn, at the mouth of the Newtown Creek. Event details here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1496211637262650/

Free Yoga in Gantry Plaza State Park

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 10:30am
Free Yoga in Gantry Plaza State Park co hosted by Pranavah Yoga and Dream Realty. Grab your mat, sunblock and join us for some hot yoga in the park!!! All people, all levels are welcome. We look forward to meeting you!!! Pranavah Yoga

Free Yoga in Gantry Plaza State Park

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 10:30am
Please join our Pranavah Kula for some fun in the sun at Gantry Plaza State Park on Pier 1: A Free Yoga class outside on the pier. Bring your mat, sun screen and yourself;-) All levels of practitioners are welcome. Plus, now until July 15th, buy 1 unlimited month of Group Classes and receive 2 unlimited months absolutely free!!! Prenatal and Postnatal are 50% off!!! Limit one purchase per guest; new clients only

Saturday Sculpture Workshops- Tin Can Totems @ Socrates Sculpture Park

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 12:00pm
Saturday Sculpture Workshops Socrates Sculpture Park 32-05 Vernon Blvd. Long Island City, NY 11106

Kamishibai (Paper Theater) Performance for Kids

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 12:30pm
In this performance and workshop, Tara will tell kamishibai folktales relating to oni (demons) and other shape-shifters in Japanese folklore. She will also introduce participants to the history of kamishibai and teach them how to make an early form of kamishibai, called tachi-e (standing pictures), which are based on visual techniques from magic-lantern shows. After the interactive performance, participants will make their own tachi-e puppets inspired by the stories they have heard. RSVP to info@resobox.

Warm Up @ MoMA PS1

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 3:00pm
Warm Up 2014 MoMA PS1 courtyard 22-25 Jackson Avenue Long Island City, NY 11101 Saturday, July 12, 2014 3–9 PM; doors open at Noon   PURCHASE TICKETS $18 in advance, $20 day-of LINEUP  July 26

Kickstarter closing party at the brewery

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 7:00pm
Kickstarter closing party at the brewery Rockaway Brewing Co 46-01 5th Street Long Island City, NY 11101 Sat July 26 7-10p Kick back with us on the last night before this 30-day stressor of Kickstarter comes to a close. Arborio King will be selling $5 arancine; DJ Steve will spin reggae.

Queens World Film Festival Free Flic Nic Summer Movies

Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 8:30pm
The Queens World Film Festival returns to the 78th Street Play Street in Jackson Heights for another evening of wonderful films including shorts AND features; animation AND live action; international AND local. Bring a chair, blanket, a picnic and a beverage or just pull up a piece of curb and enjoy films from around the world and around the corner. July 26 - Film Program - Three films about fathers and their children Thanks (United States, 12 min. Dir.: Tom Patterson ) A lost girl approaches a shopkeeper. Hilarity ensues.

Sunday Tai Chi @ Socrates Sculpture Park

Sunday, July 27, 2014 - 11:00am
Sunday Tai Chi Socrates Sculpture Park 32-05 Vernon Blvd. Long Island City, NY 11106 July 6, 2014 Led by certified instructors from the Taoist Tai Chi Society of the USA, these classes offer the opportunity to learn Taoist Tai Chi, improve one’s health, relax, and exercise in an outdoor setting among changing exhibitions of contemporary sculpture. FREE. NO RSVP REQUIRED.

MAX MSP to the MAX x Arduino @ Flux Factory

Sunday, July 27, 2014 - 2:00pm
MAX MSP to the MAX x Arduino Flux Factory 39-31 29th Street Long Island City, New York 11101 Sunday July 27th  2-4pm


Monday, July 28, 2014 - 8:30pm
MOVIES ON THE WATERFRONT- The Goonies Astoria Park Great Lawn Shore Boulevard between the Hell Gate Bridge and Astoria Pool Monday, July 28, 2014 8:30pm
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