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. Intro to Stilettos
Where/When: Queens Dance Project. On Friday from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Why Go: You'll get the tips and practice you need to be able to dance in those sexy shoes you love to show off.
Pricing: $30 and the cost of stilettos.
2. Marc Fox Acoustic Showcase
Where/When: The Attic Bar & Lounge. On Friday from 9 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.
Why Go: Because you'll need something to stimulate your auditory senses after the physical workout you've just had in those stilettos!
Pricing: No cover. Drink specials apply.
3. 41st Annual Greek Festival
Where/When: St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 196-10 Northern Boulevard. On Friday (6 p.m. to midnight), Saturday (noon to midnight), or Sunday (noon to 10 p.m.).
Why Go: You'll get to soak up the culture, while dining on food that is sure to leave a lasting impression.
Pricing: Free to attend.
4. Fall Family Flea Market Festival
Where/When: Bay Terrace Country Club. On Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Why Go: Mom can get a massage, while dad munches on some good eats and the kids dig the DJ, decorate pumpkins and get their faces painted, among other things! And everyone goes home happy.
Pricing: Free to attend. Free parking.
5. Pat Cooper and the Wise Guys of Comedy
Where/When: Queensborough Community College. On Sunday from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Why Go: You'll get the comedic genius forty years in the making, and views on modern life. Comedians Jack Fontana and Joe Starr will also take the stage.
Pricing: Buy tickets here, for $40.