Sep 18, 2017

Sunnyside’s 5th Annual Restaurant Week Launches October 1

It’s almost time for the most delicious week of dining out in one of New York City’s most diverse areas: Sunnyside, Queens.  The Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District presents the 5th annual Sunnyside Restaurant Week, which begins this year on Sunday, October 1. ... read more

Sep 15, 2017

Sunnyside Shines to Host Punk Rope Games IX, with After Party at Maggie Mae's!

Join us for the 9th Punk Rope Games with our summer fitness partner Punk Rope! The Punk Rope Games are a cross between the Olympics and Mardi Gras featuring teams of 4 in costume competing in 10 athletic events. Spectators are welcome, and there is still room to register your team if you wish to compete!... read more

Aug 01, 2017

Complete the Sunnyside Shines Satisfaction Survey

The Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District is seeking feedback from the community!


Since 2008, the organization has curated programs and services to contribute to the enhancement of the Sunnyside neighborhood, such as supplemental sanitation, pedestrian plaza management, and district marketing. Your input will... read more

Jun 07, 2017

Request for Proposals: Plaza Maintenance and Horticultural Services

Sunnyside Shines seeks proposals from vendors to perform sanitation and horticultural services in our two public plazas, Bliss and Lowery Plazas.


Proposals are due June 16, 2017 at 5 pm.


Please... read more

May 31, 2017

Healthy Saturdays in Lowery Plaza


Healthy Saturdays

Come and spend your mornings getting active with Sunnyside Shines.  Enjoy free fitness classes every Saturday in June and July from 10AM-12PM. Prizes and giveaways available while supplies last!

Contest Rules

​Attend and participate in 3 Healthy... read more

May 05, 2017

Summer Thursdays in Bliss Plaza

Summer Thursdays in Bliss Plaza

Celebrate the summer with Sunnyside Shines every Thursday from 3-7pm in Bliss Plaza at Queens Boulevard and 46th Street.

3-5pm: Family friendly games, workshops & activities

5-7pm: Live music and performances

We’ll see you every Thursday night... read more