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Flushing’s World Fair – Tour with Jack Eichenbaum

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 downtown Flushing’s burgeoning Chinese-American community (now NYC’s largest!) with new megamalls under construction, Korean-American commerce on Union St and Northern Blvd ending in the Murray Hill neighborhood of Flushing. Participants can return to downtown Flushing by foot or bus or catch an LIRR train direct to Pennsylvania Station. Korean and Chinese restaurant suggestions distributed. This tour is limited to 30 people. You must register in advance; (email jaconet@aol.com) to confirm, hold you on a waiting list or advise of a sellout.

Reserve your spot for the Flushing’s World Fair Expo here!

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