Shweta Parmar

Flushing’s World Fair — Wellness Workshop with Shweta Parmar

Overcoming BurnOut, Distraction, Lack of Clarity – Practical Tips for Inner and Outer Sustainable Success Shweta Parmar, Gutsier Living Friday, June 15, 2-4PM (FREE) Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel Phoenix Ballroom, 2nd Floor Being a business owner or entrepreneur is a fulfilling journey but often can be stressful.  While we may know the things that are good for us to do on […]

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Flushing’s World Fair — Video Marketing Workshop

Tell Your Story: The basics of digital storytelling through video Sixty First Productions Friday, June 15, 2-4 PM (FREE) Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel Phoenix Ballroom, 2nd Floor Learning how to create video content for your business can be a very effective tool to market your products, services and/or experiences. If you’re a business owner interested in creating entry-level video content for […]

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Flushing’s World Fair — Small Business Social Media Bootcamp

Small Business Social Media Bootcamp Yelp & Brandtree Media Friday, June 15, 2-4 PM (FREE) Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel Phoenix Ballroom, 2nd Floor Learn how to use the latest social media marketing techniques and strategies from the experts at Yelp and Brandtree Media.  Yelp is a review platform founded in 2004 to help people find great local businesses and currently averages 30 million unique visitors […]

Shweta Parmar

Flushing’s World Fair — Flushing Wellness Within Tour with Shweta Parmar

SPICE Up Your Life – Flushing Wellness WithIN Tour Sunday, June 17, 2018 8:30-10am:  Yoga Class at Ganesh Temple ($7) 10:30am-Noon:   Authentic South Indian Brunch* and AyurvedaTalk N Spices Workhshop with Shweta Parmar ($20)*=order and pay accordingly Noon-12:30pm:  Spice Shopping with Guidance from Shweta Parmar, Ayurvedic Practitioner Eating organic, living eco and still feeling crappy? Dreams just staying dreams and not manifesting?  Not living Life […]

Joe DiStefano

Flushing’s World Fair — Feasting on Flushing with Joe DiStefano

SAT. 11AM: FEASTING ON FLUSHING ($85) Bring your traveling shoes and your appetite for a culinary walking tour of Downtown Flushing with Joe DiStefano, Queens-based food writer and author of “111 Places in Queens That You Must Not Miss,” from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The journey begins with delicate Cantonese steamed rice rolls from Joe’s and includes more than a half dozen stops—including Soybean […]

Passport to Flushing

Grab Your Passport to Flushing!

A Guide to the Best Places to Eat & Hang Out For the very first time, we are launching the inaugural “Passport to Flushing” weekend promotion with special discounts provided by some of the area’s best local restaurants, cultural venues, and retailers. Passports will be distributed to visitors to the neighborhood this weekend as well as participating venues. Visitors access […]

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Movie Night at Kissena Corridor Park

On June 15th, Kissena Corridor Park will be hosting Spider-Man: Homecoming at 8PM on Colden Street. This movie was made possible by the Parks Equity Initiate Award from Councilman Peter Koo. For more information, please contact Dorothy Woo at 718-762-6383.

Jack Eichenbaum

Flushing’s World Fair – Tour with Jack Eichenbaum

Flushing’s Chinese and Korean Commercial Communities Friday, June 15, 6-8 PM ($20) with Jack Eichenbaum, Queens Borough Historian Meet at the (Korean) Coop Restaurant, 133-42 39th Ave, for happy hour (3-7 PM) which includes $1 oysters and chicken wings and $3 draft beer.  Tour departs outside the restaurant at 6 PM where a $20 fee is collected. The walk includes highlights of […]

FlushingBusinesses

Flushing’s World Fair – Experts Panel on Promoting Flushing

Much of the growth and prosperity in Flushing happened despite official indifference, media stereotypes, and socio-economic marginalization.  The speakers in this forum will help shine a light on the ways Flushing can better promote and uplift the unique stories of the amazing people and places that make our community so special.  Moderated by Rob MacKay of the Queens Tourism Council, our speakers include: Helen […]

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Flushing’s World Fair- A Forum on the Future of Tourism in Flushing

The Flushing’s World Fair Expo will kick off on Friday, June 15, 10am, at the Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel, with a keynote address by Marty Markowitz, former Borough President and vice president of borough promotion and engagement at NYC & Co., a forum on “Exploring the World of Tomorrow: The Future of Tourism in Flushing, Queens,” moderated by Rob MacKay of the Queens […]