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Boldt Castle opening Saturday

  Thousand Islands
  Festivals & Annual Events

Finally! The 1000 Islands' iconic Boldt Castle opens for the 2020 season this Saturday, June 27! Access to the castle will be available via American boat tour companies and private vessels only at this time, due to the ban on non-essential travel b...

June 27, 2020 - July 5, 2020

NYC Sightseeing Cruise

  Queens
  Festivals & Annual Events

Skyline Cruises is back in action with a 4.5-hour water tour from Flushing to the Statue of Liberty and back with narration. Due to social-distancing guidelines, each group stays at one table and brings food and beverages. Board at One World’s Fa...

July 4, 2020 - July 4, 2020

Manhatitlan

  Queens
  Festivals & Annual Events

The virtual Queensboro Dance Festival spotlights a troupe that adds modern flair to traditional Mexican choreography....

July 3, 2020 - July 3, 2020

Cross Current Choreographic Festival Part II

  Queens
  Festivals & Annual Events

This show celebrates emerging Asian dance at Flushing Town Hall. Barkha Patel offers a classical Indian Kathak show with a transgender twist. Chien-Ying Wang and Paul C. Ocampo investigate marriage, friendship, partnership, and how humans create beauty...

July 3, 2020 - July 3, 2020

America’s Sweethearts

  Queens
  Festivals & Annual Events

This three-female group does the Great American Songbook and Broadway tunes as part of the QPAC LIVE! series. A Q&A session with the artists follows....

July 3, 2020 - July 3, 2020

Storytime with The Met

  New York City
  Festivals & Annual Events

Enjoy Storytime from home! Join us every Thursday to look, listen, sing, and have fun with picture books. Recommended for families with children ages 18 months to 6 years.   Watch on Facebook or YouTube. This event is captioned...

April 23, 2020 - July 2, 2020

Take the FLOATmingo paddle boat around Hoyt Lake

  Niagara County
  Festivals & Annual Events

Can you think of a better way to spend an hour than paddling around Hoyt Lake at Delaware Park in a flamingo paddle boat? How fun! Thanks to the Buffalo Maritime Center, you can rent a FLOATmingo for $15/30 minutes or rent a regular rowboat for $10 for...

June 26, 2020 - July 2, 2020

Center of Attention: Strange Bird

  Queens
  Festivals & Annual Events

The Noguchi Museum offers an interactive virtual learning program for adults dedicated to a single piece by Isamu Noguchi. This session looks at the 1945 green slate sculpture “Strange Bird.” Bring a pencil and paper for a short writing or ...

July 2, 2020 - July 2, 2020

The Red Lotus

  Queens
  Festivals & Annual Events

Chris Bohjalian chats with Jennifer Cody Epstein during this Queens Library session. Bohjalian has written 21 books, including “The Red Lotus,” a thriller about those who dedicate their lives to saving people—and those who peddle deat...

July 2, 2020 - July 2, 2020

Begin Again: James Baldwin's America and its Urgent Lessons for Our Own

  New York City
  Festivals & Annual Events

Haymarket Books is an independent, radical, non-profit publisher. Every dollar we take in from book sales and donations goes directly to support our project of publishing books for changing the world—a project has never been more necessary or mor...

July 2, 2020 - July 2, 2020