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Thursday, August 16,

8:10 p.m.

BEACH FLIX: THE GOONIES

Beach 108th

Bring a chair or towel and enjoy this classic movie on the sand. Begins after sundown.

 

Thursday, August 16,

 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

“DELICATE OBSESSIONS” ART EXHIBIT

Rockaway Love Yoga Studio

90-16 Rockaway Beach Blvd

Rockaway Love presents portraits, oil paintings and pen and ink works by artists like Bex, Erica Rose Levine and Caro Arevalo.

 

Friday, August 17, 6 p.m.

SUMMERSTAGE: GILLIGAN MOSS

Beach 94th Performance Space

Come out for this dance and music performance by Chicago-based duo Gilligan Moss, plus Argonaut & Wasp and Jitwam.

 

Aug. 18 & Aug. 19, 

10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

ROCKAWAY CRAFT & GIFT FAIR

Beach 94th Boardwalk

Shops from dozens of vendors selling crafts and gifts.

 

Saturday, August 18,

11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

BACK TO SCHOOL HEALTH FAIR

Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center

6200 Beach Channel Drive

Health screenings, entertainment, educational vendors, free school supplies.

 

Saturday, August 18,

11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

CARIBBEAN CARNIVAL

Beach 20th & Seagirt Blvd.

Celebrate Carnival as a parade of floats, steel pan bands, moko jumbies, and masqueraders parade up to Bayswater Park, located at 701 Beach 32nd Street.

 

Sunday, August 19, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

CONCERT: DR. K’S MOTOWN REVUE

Beach 94th Performance Area

Cover band Dr. K's Motown Revue will be performing Motown hits! Bring a chair or blanket.

 

Sunday, August 19, 8 p.m.

OUTDOOR MOVIE: SAVING
JAMAICA BAY

Beach 94th Performance Space

Bring a blanket or chair and enjoy this documentary about Jamaica Bay and its recovery after Sandy.

 

Wednesday, August 22,
6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

GETTING TO KNOW YOU

Child Center of NY Cornerstone

57-10 Beach Channel Drive

An Exploration of Pronouns, Terms and Identities in the LGBTQ Communities. Open to LGBTQ youth and allies.

 

Thursday, August 23,

5 p.m. to 9.m.

ROCKAWAY MAKERS MARKET

Rockaway Brewing Co.

415 Beach 72nd Street

Buy crafts and good from local artisans.

 

Thursday, August 23,

8 p.m.

BEACH FLIX: E.T.

Beach 74th Street

Phone home with this family classic. Bring a chair or blanket to enjoy this film on the beach. Rain date Aug. 24.

 

Saturday, August 25,

7:30 a.m.

END OF SUMMER HALF

MARATHON

Beach 102nd Street Boardwalk

End the summer with a half marathon. Day of registration at Community House starting at 6 a.m. For details or to pre-register, head to rockapulcorun.com

 

Friday, Saturday, Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

SUMMER FUN AT ROCKAWAY BEACH

Beach 98th Street

Lawn games, kids play area, activity and reading areas and more

 

Saturdays, 8:15 a.m.

YOGA ON THE BEACH

Beach 108th Street

Join for this free yoga class led by Helen Kilgallen.

 

Mon.,Wed.,Fri., Sun.,

 8 a.m.

YOGA ON THE BEACH

Beach 105th Street

Join Kevin Campbell for beach yoga.

 

Mondays, 10:30 a.m.

NATURE PROGRAMS

Beach 94th Boardwalk

Join us in Urban Park Rangers programs, fishing games, animal identification, button making, and more.

 

Tuesdays, 11 a.m.

ENTERTAINMENT SCIENCE GUY

Beach 94th Performance Space

Kids can explore the NYPD Rock wall, enjoy kids bands, reptile shows, and arts and crafts. Every Tuesday through August 28.

 

Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m.

ACOUSTIC ROCK & ROLL

Beach 94th Performance Space

Live rock and roll every Wednesday through August 29.

 

Thursdays, 7:30 p.m

ZUMBA UNDER THE STARS

Beach 108th Hockey Rink

Join for a free workout with Zumba queen Lisa G.

 

Fridays, 7 p.m.

BEACH CAMPFIRE NIGHT

Riis Park Beach Bazaar

Head to Riis for a beach campfire and sing-a-long. Bring your own s’mores!