New York street fairs include all of the best things the city has to offer. The warm summer months create ideal conditions for taking in the sights, sounds and of course the weather of New York’s outdoors. In Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, and Astoria, pedestrians of all kinds including meanderer’s, strollers and gawkers take in amusing scenes that can include rare arts and crafts, antiques, plants along with entertainers, musicians, games and more.
The streets of New York are truly spectacular during the hot days of summer and Astoria Street Fairs are the best way to soak them up. Known to offer festivals you can’t find anywhere else, Astoria Street Fairs are held throughout the entire summer and each one of them is different. In honor of the upcoming days, weeks and months of wonderful warm summer New York weather, mark your calendar with these events.
Best Street Fairs in Astoria for June & July 2018
Saturday & Sundays June 9-10, July 7-8
LIC Flea & Food
11am – 6pm
5-25 46th Avenue, Long Island City
Organizer: LIC Flea & Food
Date TBD in June
St. Antonio Abate Annual Street Festival
5pm start time on Thursday
Ditmars from 35th Street to 38 Streets, Astoria
Organizer: St. Antonio Abate Fraternal Society of Castrofilippo
Sunday, June 3
10am – 6pm
37th Road from 73rd to 77th Streets, Jackson Heights
Organizer: Queens Lesbian And Gay Pride Committee
Sunday, June 24
Greenpoint Ave “Sunnyside” Festival
10am – 6pm
Greenpoint Avenue from 42nd to 48th Streets, Sunnyside
Organizer: Kiwanis Club of Sunnyside
Sunday, July 8
Broadway Astoria Festival
10am – 6pm
Broadway from Steinway to 47th Street, Astoria
Organizer: 114th Precinct Civilian Observation Patrol
Dates TBD in July
St. Irene Festival
5pm start on Thursday – 11pm on Sunday
23rd Avenue from 35th Street to 37th Street, Astoria
Organizer: Sacred Patriarchal Monastery of St. Irene Chrysovalantou
Sunday, July 26
Noon – 6 pm
130th Avenue between 29th and 41st Streets, Astoria
Organizer: Friends of Community Board
Sunday, July 29
30th Avenue Astoria Festival
10am – 6pm
30th Avenue from Steinway to 29th Street, Astoria
Organizer: Friends of Community Board 1
Traveling to NYC for Astoria Street Fairs
As street fair season returns, native New Yorkers and visitors are already feeling the excitement. It may take a little time to adjust your travel plans to include Astoria Street Fairs so use this schedule of festivals in June and July to make your travel plans now.
While these events return every summer, this year is your year to make memories that will last a lifetime for everyone in the family. Then, you can return to bring back the warm memories of summers spent at Astoria Street Fairs and the surrounding areas. Each year, you can continue to take in new sights, sounds, and foods which may include everything from blended fruit smoothies to souvlaki!
Don’t miss out on the best Astoria Street Fairs of 2018. Traveling to New York may be expensive, depending on where you live but over time it’s easy to set aside a budget for traveling to New York – if you plan ahead. So, why not start planning now?
Visiting Astoria Street Fairs is something you’ll never forget, so don’t wait to start planning your trip. If you have never seen the vibrantly colored vendor trucks, breathed in the thick, rich smells of street food and felt the warm breezes, make this year the year you experience the magic only New York City can offer.
There are also many other ways to check out New York Street Fairs. From Brooklyn to the Bronx you can expect something different in each environment. So, go ahead and plan to stroll for a few hours or even stay for days. The streets are always bustling with people from the crosswalks to the curbs during the street fair season in New York.