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By Sofia Pipolo
Art, music, community and reasons to celebrate. Here’s what’s happening around Astoria this May.
Museum of the Moving Image Reopens May 1st
New Yorkers are excited that The Museum of the Moving Image is returning! With dazzling ongoing exhibitions, like Envisioning 2001: Stanley Kubrick’s Space Odyssey, you’ll want to book your tickets as soon as possible!
36-01 35th Ave. | 718.777.6800 | @movingimagenyc
Asian Pacific Islander
From the Melanesian to the Polynesian islands, there’s such diverse and influential history and traditions to recognize and honor throughout the month, and there’s no better way to celebrate culture than through food. Enjoy some traditionally-inspired dishes and drinks at restaurants like SoBol, Ibiza Juice Bar and Poké Wave.
35-04 Ditmars Blvd. | 347.474.6077
Ibiza Juice Bar
32-04 30th Ave. | 718.545.1313 | @ibizajuicebar
35 07 Bdwy. | 917.868.1084 | @pokewaveny
Astoria Park Beautification
Spring is here, which means we’ll all be enjoying sunny days in Astoria Park! So, do your part and volunteer for the official cleanup and beautification on May 15th. Helping with horticulture, painting and litter removal will keep our favorite park safe and beautiful.
19th St. & 23rd Ave.
The Blues Brothers Experience May 27th
Radial Park is showing the 1980s classic musical comedy, The Blues Brothers. The one-night drive-in movie experience will feature a live band performance side-by-side with the film! Picnic spots are also available, so get your tickets for the entire family now.
27-50 1st St. | 212.586.2744 | @radialpark
National Wine Day May 25th
“Let’s celebrate over a bottle of wine” is more than just a phrase on this day. What are you drinking? Red, white or rosé? Either way, pick up a bottle, pour your glass and indulge in this fun holiday with a few friends.