Socrates Sculpture Park

Public Programs

All events take place at Socrates Sculpture Park, are open to the public, and are free of charge. Click on individual programs below for dates and more information.

Kite Flight: DIY & Fly

Saturday, May 11, 2013
11 AM - 2 PM (rain or shine)

LIC Bike Parade

Saturday, June 8th, 2013
Free / Weather Permitting
11 AM - 3 PM: Bike Repairs/Helmet Fitting & Giveaway/Workshops
12 - 4PM: 1st Annual Northwest Queens Food Day
3 PM: Parade along Vernon Blvd. (leaving from Broadway entrance gate)
3 - 5 PM: Waterfront Celebration at Queensbridge Park

Summer Solstice Celebration

Friday, June 21, 2013
5 PM - Dusk - FREE


5:00-8:30 -- FACE PAINTING by Agostino Arts
5:00-8:00 -- SOLSTICE ART-MAKING WORKSHOPS with Free Style Arts Association, Materials for the Arts, The Noguchi Museum, and Queens Museum of Art
5:00-8:00 -- SOLSTICE COSTUME-MAKING WORKSHOPS with Socrates artists
5:00-8:30 -- WALK UP PADDLING with Astoria Boaters and LIC Community Boathouse
6:00-7:00 -- LUCHA LIBRE (Mexican Wrestling exhibition)
7:00-8:00 -- SOLSTICE YOGA with Monique Schubert
8:00-8:30 -- SOLSTICE RITUAL with Urban Shaman Mama Donna
8:30-9:30 -- COMMUNITY DRUM CIRCLE with Toca & Alé Alé Drummers

Toca & Alé Alé Drummers will begin performing at 6PM, accompanying the wrestling exhibition, yoga, and solstice ritual. The Summer Solstice Celebration is FREE AND OPEN TO ALL. Local Mexican cuisine will be sold in the park.


Halloween Harvest Festival

Saturday, October 19, 2013 / 11 AM - 3PM (rain or shine)
Free Admission

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