LIC Springs! (Weekend Walks on Vernon Boulevard)

Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 12:00pm
Saturday, May 9
12 - 5 PM
Vernon Boulevard between 50th Ave. and 46th Ave.
(cross streets remain open)
On Saturday, May 9th, Vernon Boulevard will be closed to vehicular traffic between 50th Avenue and 46th Avenue for the second annual LIC Springs! free community block festival! The event is planned through NYCDOT's Weekend Walks program.

Festivities will include on-stage performances, exercise and dance classes, sculpture-making, and more. See below for the list of last year's participants.
Volunteers are needed for this event! 

We look forward to celebrating the LIC community with you on May 9!


2014 Participants

Arts & Cultural Activities:

BrickHouse Ceramic Art Center

Long Island City Cultural Alliance

Matted LIC

The Garrett Residence

Socrates Sculpture Park & City Harvest

Slovak-Czech Varieties 
Queens Council on the Arts 


Lucky Tones

Sage Music 

Transform Arts

Laughing Devil Comedy Club

LIC Kids 

LIC School of Ballet 

LIC Academy of Music

Bebop Boys & DJ 

McManus Irish Dance Group

LIC Churches and Community Organizations:


Hunters Point Parks Conservancy

New City Church

LIC Community Boathouse

St. Mary’s Church

Trinity Church

LIC Restaurants and Beverage Providers:

1682 Restaurant, Alobar Restaurant, Bella Via Restaurant, Blend, Communitea, Corner Bistro, The Creek & the Cave, Dominie’s Hoek, El Ay Si, Madera Grill, Manducatis Rustica, Masso Restaurant, Open Door Restaurant, Papo’s Fried Chicken & Zack’s Pizzeria, Paris Health, Ricks Roasters Coffee Company, Spice, SquareWine & Spirits, Sweetleaf, and Woodbines.

LIC Health, Beauty, Fitness and Wellness groups and businesses include: 


PNT Fitness

The Yoga Room

Blue Nail Spa

Hollywood Hair & Nails

Into White

Kenza International Beauty

LIC Chiropractic 

Mount Sinai Queens 

Spokesman Cycles

Tailor Made for You

Tribeca Pediatrics LIC. 

Additional Activities along Vernon Blvd hosted by:

The Chocolate Factory Theater

Modern Spaces NYC

Douglas Elliman

The Pearson Court Square

Nationwide Insurance

LIC Vets

Tiny You


Vernon Boulevard between 50th Ave & 46th Ave
50th Ave
Long Island City, 11101
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