Image courtesy of Central Astoria Local Development Coalition. Looking for a fun, free event to celebrate Astoria’s diversity? Look no further! The Central Astoria Local Development Coalition will be hosting the first-ever virtual International Cultural Festival! The event is set for Sunday, June 28th from 3-4PM. The online festival will feature traditional songs and dance…

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Astoria is known throughout New York City as one of the more diverse neighborhoods. From restaurants to cultural centers and film screenings: Astoria has something for almost everyone. To celebrate Astoria’s diversity, the Central Astoria Local Development Coalition will be hosting its annual multicultural celebration on Sunday, February 16th! Held at the Rioult Dance Center,…

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Looking for a great way to kick off the holiday season, all while supporting local vendors and businesses? The Central Astoria Local Development Coalition presents the Steinway Holiday Market, running from November 30th through December 1st from 10:30AM-4:30PM. The weekend event aims to bring fun for the whole family, with live entertainment, great deals on…

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Looking for a fun way to kick off the Halloween celebrations with the family? The Central Astoria Local Development Coalition presents its 4th annual ‘Batty Over Halloween’ celebration this Sunday, October 20th from 12:30-2:30PM on Astoria Park’s Great Lawn! The event is free and open to all, and promises face painting, Halloween crafts for kids,…

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Queens, more specifically Astoria, has become a hub for local artists to create and share in recent years. On Saturday, September 14th from 3-7PM, the Central Astoria Local Development Coalition invites you to admire original artwork by local creatives. As per the above flyer, the event will feature street art, pop-up sidewalk displays, in-store galleries, and…

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Looking for a great way to start your summer? Look no further! The annual Astoria Park Carnival, presented by the Central Astoria Local Development Coalition, will be held starting this Wednesday, June 5th through Sunday, June 9th! For additional details, please see the above flyer.

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City Councilmember Costa Constantinides announced this week that more than $200,000 for Astoria cleaning services has been allocated, reported Queens Chronicle.  The funding, which comes from the Council member’s discretionary money along with the Council’s NYC Clean Up and Parks Equity initiative, will help expand cleaning routes to 21st Street.  Constantinides said that “Since we began our Keep Astoria Clean…

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