With this weekend’s weather slowly creeping into the high 70’s, it’s the perfect time to enjoy the free activities at local parks in the borough. Whether you’re looking to snuggle up at night for a free concert or a enjoy an family-friendly Father’s Day event, we’ve got you covered!
Friday – June 15
Dancing Under The Stars
When: 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
What: A free festival with music, raffles and face painting. Perfect for kids!
Where: Brookville Boulevard and 144 Avenue (in Brookville Park), Queens
Saturday – June 16
When: 11 a.m.
What: Come master your fishing skills!
Where: Rose and Oak Avenues (in Kissena Park), Queens
Friends of Fort Totten Park’s Family Fun Day
When: 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.
What: A fun afternoon of games, rides, crafts and more!
Where: Parade Grounds (in Fort Totten Park), Queens
When: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
What: An arts and crafts festival with fun for all ages!
Where: Springfield Park, Queens
Irish Night in Forest Park
When: 5 p.m.
What: Part of the free series of concerts in the park.
Where: George Seuffert Bandshell (in Forest Park), Queens
Sunday – June 17
When: 11 a.m.
What: Practice kayaking and canoeing, get tips and hone your skills!
Where: Fort Totten Front Gate (in Fort Totten Park), Queens
MillionTreesNYC Father’s Day FREE Tree Care and Flower Planting Workshop
When: 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
What: Help MillionTreesNYC make Queens beautiful! Plant trees and flowers and have fun!
Where: Greenpoint Avenue & 44th Street, Queens