Tribeca Film Fest

From Thursday, June 10 through Sunday, June 13, the Tribeca Film Fest will be screening films outdoors at Beach 30th Street Playground. The films are free, but tickets are required. Some films are already “sold out.” For info, see:  


Rockstock and Barrels

On Saturday, June 12, head down to Beach 90th Street between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. for a day of music, surfing, skate contests, shopping and more.


Birding: Shorebirds

On Saturday, June 12 at 10 a.m., join an Urban Park Ranger on Beach 30th Street as they point out some of the local wildlife, predominantly shorebirds like gulls and plovers.


Beach Cleanup

On Saturday, June 12, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m

The Rockawades at Harbor Light

On Friday, June 4 at 8 p.m., head to the Harbor Light on Beach 130th Street as The Rockawades kick off the weekend.


Beach 109th Cleanup

In honor of World Oceans Day, head to Beach 109th on Saturday, June 5, from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. to join the Jamaica Bay-Rockaway Parks Conservancy and Surfrider Foundation - NYC Chapter on World Ocean Day for a beach cleanup. Masks and social distancing encouraged. Gloves, tools and bags provided. To RSVP, email

The Graytrippers at Whit’s

Looking for some live music? Head to Whit’s End on Beach 97th Street on Friday, May 21 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. to catch The Graytrippers featuring Lou Pastina, Joe Kenel, Dan Khlohe and Squid!


Paddle Out for George Floyd

The Black Surfing Association is holding another paddle out for George Floyd on Saturday. May 22 at 9 a.m. starting at Beach 91st Street. This paddle out will be 25 blocks and go on to Beach 116th Street. Extra boards will be on hand for those

Rockaway Beach Civic Association

The RBCA will meet Thursday, May 6 at 7 p.m. on Zoom. Learn about updates and address concerns about the Rockaway Beach area. Zoom Meeting ID: 885 9066 3679. Passcode: 766990.


Free Antibody Test

Valhalla Medics will be doing free Covid-19 antibody testing at All American Bagel & Barista (20-10 Cross Bay Blvd.) in Broad Channel on Saturday, May 8 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. This test can show antibodies from the vaccine or see if you had covid already. No

Rockaway Makers Market

On Thursday, May 27 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., head to Rockaway Brewing Co (415 Beach 72nd Street) to buy locally made goods from various vendors.


The Rockawades at Tiki

On Friday, May 28 at 4 p.m., head to Tiki by the Sea on Beach 69th Street as The Rockawades make their grand debut at this new spot.


Squid Trio at RBQ

Squid is back and this time they’re taking over RBQ on Beach 98th Street, playing your favorite tunes on Friday, May 28, starting at 8 p.m.


The Rockawades Live

On Friday, May 14, the Rockawades will be performing live at 7 p.m. at RBQ on Beach 98th and RBB. Grab some grub and a few drinks and enjoy the fun.


Community Cleanup

On Saturday, May 15 , from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., join RISE for a cleanup of the lot from Beach 59th to Beach 62nd Street. Gloves ad bags provided. Meet at RISE on Beach 59th and Rockaway Freeway. Masks required. For more info, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Cannabis Forum

On Saturday, May 15 at 12 p.m.

Far Rock Community Cleanup

On Saturday, May 1, Far Rock Greek Council is hosting a community cleanup at 11 a.m. Volunteers are welcome to meet at the Mott Avenue train station in Far Rockaway. Gloves and bags will be provided. To volunteer, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 


Rockawades at Whit’s

Enjoy some dinner entertainment on Saturday, May 1 at 7 p.m. as the Rockawades take the stage at Whit’s End on Beach 97th Street.


Friends in Sound at RBQ

How about some bbq and tunes? On

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