Get Out

Find fun activities and events in your community this weekend.

It’s Friday, 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.


Where/When: 47-39 Bell Boulevard. On Friday or Saturday from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m. 

Why Go: When the music starts, so does the party. From 10 p.m. to 4 a.m., the restaurant transforms into a lounge with great tracks and signature cocktails. Try the Plum Sunrise or Lady Bell!

Pricing: Food and drink prices vary. No cost to enter.


Where/When: Little Neck Bay Shoreline. On Sunday from 9 a.m. to noon.

Why Go: This is not just a great way to do something worthwhile on Earth Day, but to keep northeast Queens clean! Meet at any of the three sign-in booth locations listed .

Pricing: Free to volunteer


Where/When: , at the .

Why Go: This is a great, low-key, way to enjoy your weekend. New releases include "Chimpanzee" and "The Lucky One." Other movies include "Titanic 3D," "The Hunger Games," "Lockout," and "21 Jump Street."

Pricing: Regular ticket prices are $10.50 for adults and $7.50 for kids.


Where/When:  Queens County Farm Museum. On Saturday or Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Why Go: If you're looking for something to do with the kids, this is it. Not only are the rides free, after a $10 per person admission, but you and the kids, can go on them as many times as you can handle. Adults will definitely get a kick out of The Scat, The Swinger and the Ferris Wheel.

Pricing: $10 per person admission fee. Carnival games and facepainting extra additional. Free magic show included.


Where/When:  39-40 Bell Boulevard. On Friday, Saturday or Sunday.

Why Go: For their seasonal specials, which include Carmelized Diver Sea Scallops, Jackalicious Dusted Maine Lobster and Grilled Center Swordfish.

Pricing: Seasonal Specials are $29, $32 and $35, respectively. Other specials include kids eating for free all day on Sunday and prix-fixe lunch options.


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