Get Out

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. Oktoberfest Weekend

Where/When: Bourbon Street. On Friday and Saturday.

Why Go: Tons of filling German fare, contests and beer!

Pricing: Food and drink prices vary. Beer specials apply.

2. Halloween Festival

Where/When: Fort Totten Park . On Saturday from noon to 3 p.m.

Why Go: Definitely one for the family, this event is filled with games, goodie bags and ghouls galore! Best costume wins a prize.

Pricing: Free

3. Birding

Where/When: Alley Pond Park Adventure Center. On Saturday at 11 a.m.

Why Go: This is a great way to appreciate nature and your surroundings. Don't forget your binoculars!

Pricing: Free

4. Family Fun Night: Magic Show, Dance Performance and More!

Where/When: Al Oerter Recreation Center at Flushing Meadows Corona Park. On Saturday,

Why Go: After all of the fiendishly fun activities, your family will enjoy a show by Rogue. 

Pricing: Free

5. Astronomy

Where/When: Fort Totten. On Sunday, at 7 p.m.

Why Go: If bird watching isn't your forte, check out the astronomical view from Fort Totten. Telescopes and binoculars will be provided.

Pricing: Free


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