Feb 05, 2015

Request for Proposals: Sunnyside Shines BID Seeks New Logo

The Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District (BID) is requesting qualifications from designers, design firms or advertising agencies with the purpose of creating a new visual identity for our organization. We are seeking graphic designers with expertise in identity work, both offline and digital, preferably with experience in... read more

Jan 15, 2015

Updated Neighborhood Map to Draw Visitors to Sunnyside

Sunnyside’s 2015 neighborhood map is updated and ready for distribution.  The Sunnyside map, produced by the Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District (BID), in partnership with the Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce and LaGuardia Community College, features a full-color illustrated map of the neighborhood and an updated business... read more

Dec 30, 2014

Sunnyside Shines Announces Winners in Holiday Window Contest

Today, the Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District announced the results of its 2014 holiday window photo contest.   Three stores received winning prizes of $300, $200 and $100: Sunnyside Thrift Shop (first place), Sunnyside Florist (second place) and Pure Spa and Salon (third place).  A photographer, Mehdi Smita of Woodside,... read more

Dec 18, 2014

Surveys Reveal Success of 2014 Sunnyside Restaurant Week

Sunnyside Restaurant Week took place this year during the week of October 20, 2014. The 33 participating restaurants drew guests from all over Queens as well as from the rest of the city. Sunnyside Shines conducted two surveys to gauge the success of the event.

The first survey conducted was a customer survey at select... read more

Oct 24, 2014

Lowery Plaza Now Open in Sunnyside

Lowery Plaza, the second of two new public plazas coming to Sunnyside, Queens opened today in a ceremony attended by several local elected officials, including Council Majority Leader Jimmy Van Bramer, State Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan, State Senator Michael Gianaris, NYC DOT Queens Borough Commissioner Dalila Hall, and Queens... read more

Oct 13, 2014

Sunnyside Restaurant Week Doubles in Size for 2014

Sunnyside’s 2nd Annual Restaurant Week Opens October 20;

Art Installations and Opening Party Announced



Sunnyside, New York, October 13, 2014: Around the world in 32 plates! Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District is kicking off its 2nd Annual Sunnyside Restaurant Week with an opening reception on... read more