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.


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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

Apr 12, 2017

Taste of Sunnyside 2017

 Local Food Festival Under the 7 Train Will Take Place on May 23rd, 2017. Tickets are now on sale for the 2017 Taste of Sunnyside, a one-of-a-kind culinary event that promotes local restaurants and beverage purveyors. The evening festival will take place on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 in a block-long tent, under the elevated 7 train at 46th... read more

Feb 24, 2017

Sunnyside Shines Light Pole Banners Installed Today

The Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District’s (BID) first-ever light pole banners were installed today!

 As part of the organization’s ongoing efforts to promote and maintain a welcoming, friendly, and dynamic commercial district and neighborhood, Sunnyside Shines has installed 61 light pole banners throughout the BID... read more

Nov 22, 2016

Community Celebrates Holiday Lights

Sunnyside families came out to celebrate the lighting of the holiday lights on November 22nd.  Joined by Majority Leader Jimmy Van Bramer, Senator Michael Gianaris and Queens Borough President Melinda Katz, Sunnyside Shines hosted the event, featuring Santa, and performances from the Fabulous Fezziwigs and the Sunnyside Drum Corps. ... read more