Active Arts Weekend Guide: Physical Fun & Seasonal Festivities 🎉🍷🎠

The fall is upon us but it's still not sweater weather! What do we do in between the seasons? We try to celebrate the best of both worlds. This weekend guide combines seasonal fun like the Queens County Fair with summer nostalgia from the Party On Park event. Get outdoors for pumpkin picking or go for a jog. Find parties, festivals, parades and more in this weekend's encompassing collection.

Friday, 9/20

Animation Block Party 30 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn

Enjoy different forms of visual art at the Animation Block Party. Different mediums of creation both visual and sonic are combined to create works that stimulate and surprise visitors. 

STS9 @ Brooklyn Mirage 140 Stewart Avenue, Brooklyn


The Brooklyn Mirage is hosting concert lovers and party animals this weekend for the STS9 event. Dance your stress away with an awesome lineup at the accommodating venue. 

Water, Water, Everywhere Play Colonels Road, Governors Island



Water, Water Everywhere at Colonels Road is merging art and history into a spectacular show. Buy your ticket and reserve your seat to witness the immersive play on Governors Island. The landmark will lend it's historic and architecturally rich presence in order to inform and enchant viewers.

Saturday, 9/21

Steuben Parade 65th Street 5th Avenue, Manhattan


Oktoberfest energy is in the air and if you're a fan of German Biergartens, you're s excited as we are! Make your way out to the Steuben Parade in Manhattan to experience food, music and traditional German culture.

New York City Wine Fest 269 11th Avenue, Manhattan


Get your sip on! The New York Wine Fest is back and offering wine lovers an assortment of wines to sample. Find local and exotic brands alongside bites to enjoy and pairing information. 

Escape New York  3916 500 Riverside Dr, Manhattan


Escape New York City via bike. Bikers in the city can say goodbye to typical bike routes and lanes. Go on an adventure that starts at Sakura park and transports bikers to scenic landscapes hidden throughout NYC.

Sunday, 9/22

Brooklyn Book Festival 209 Joralemon St, Brooklyn


The Brooklyn Book Festival is back! The fair is a hub for literature, writers, readers, and creatives to consume and share their art forms. Attendees can expect to find their next favorite author, novel or series.

Queens County Fair 73-50 Little Neck Pkwy, Queens