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A weekend guide for adults in northeast Queens.

It’s Thursday and you’ve got no idea what you’ll do for the weekend.

Patch is coming to the rescue. We’ve got the best bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check our picks for the activities to hit, and a list of new bars, restaurants and shops to explore.

1. Live Blues Band

Where/When: Papazzio Restaurant. Thursday evening.

Why Go: The Michael Packard Blues Band will be in full swing, celebrating Packard's birthday.

Pricing: No cover. Food and drink prices vary.

2 Local

Where/When: At 39-24 Bell Boulevard. Friday or Saturday night.

Why Go: Because after all of the holiday shopping, you need a stiff drink.

Pricing: Drink prices vary.

3. Horse and Buggy Rides

Where/When: The Bay Terrace. On Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Why Go: You and the kids will enjoy a free ride, without having to leave the neighborhood. You can also bring your camera for pictures with Santa and his elves.

Pricing: Free

4. Holiday Nature Crafts

Where/When: Fort Totten Visitor's Center. On Sunday at 1 p.m.

Why Go: This is a great way to celebrate the holidays and create something that will serve as a memento.

Pricing: Free

5. Christmas Eve Dinner

Where/When: Bourbon Street. Monday evening.

Why Go: Because the seafood options are phenomenal! Plus, you'll need something to sustain you for your late night gift wrapping.

Pricing: Entrees on the Christmas Eve Dinner Menu range from $25.95 to $29.95.


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