Nov 20, 2013
The Sunnyside Shines BID and the Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce joined with community leaders and residents to kick off the “shop local” holiday season in Sunnyside. In a holiday lighting ceremony under the Sunnyside arch, Council Member Van Bramer led the crowd in a countdown to illuminate lights on two trees on 46th Street. He was... read more
Nov 15, 2013
In addition to the festive holiday lights in our district, there are lots of other ways to celebrate the Shop Local spirit - including many ways to give back this season. Here are some great local picks:
*Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer's Holiday Food Drive: Drop off non-perishable food items at the Council Member's... read more
Aug 23, 2013
The collaborative NYC collage, made by participants during the August 10th Sunnyside Summer Strolls event, is now on display at the Sunnyside branch of the Queens Public Library at 43-06 Greenpoint Avenue.
This work is a collection of individual panels made by participants and facilitated by the Queens Museum of Art. Working... read more
Aug 14, 2013
This past Saturday, 46th Street was again transformed into a pedestrian oasis for the day, this time with a temporary lawn, a free yoga class, music and art.
Sunnyside Shines volunteers laid out a pallet's worth of sod in the street, creating a new kind of recreational space in the street. The Queens Museum of Art was on hand... read more
Aug 01, 2013
The Children’s Arts and Crafts Fair on Saturday, July 27, was a successful kick-off to the Sunnyside Summer Strolls event series. Held under the Sunnyside Arch on 46th Street between Queens Boulevard and Greenpoint Avenue, the Children’s Arts and Crafts Fair drew more than 500 children for a fun-filled day of arts, crafts, face... read more
Jul 19, 2013
Arts, music and recreation are coming to the streets of Sunnyside this summer. The Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District will present its fourth annual street event, renamed Sunnyside Summer Strolls this year, during three Saturdays in July and August: July 27, August 3 and August 10.
Sunnyside Summer Strolls... read more