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Rockaway Beach

A featured event in the Rockaways

Rockaway Beach is closer than you think! Whether you live in the Rockaways, or you're coming by train, bike, or ferry, it's so easy to spend the day at the beach. Every summer is filled with activities and free events, including movies, fitness classes, festivals, and so much more! Take a look at what we have to offer, and we'll see you at the beach!

Looking out at the crowd at Rockaway Beach

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Rockaway Beach Events

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Jul17

Shape Up NYC: Zumba Fitness with Maxie

at Beach 17th Street and Seagirt Boulevard (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Get in shape with this popular form of exercise with Latin-inspired dance steps.
Free!

Jul17

Sunset Yoga by the Beach

at Beach 102nd Street and Shorefront Parkway (in )Queens

7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Join Yoga instructor Helen Kilgallen from Ocean Bliss Yoga in this beginner Hatha yoga class.
Free!

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Jul19

Zumba Under The Stars with Lisa G aka RockawayZumbaWay

at Beach 108th Street Roller Rink (in Rockaway Beach Boardwalk)Queens

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Get in shape with this popular form of exercise and dance which combines Latin and African dance steps.
Free!

Friday, July 20, 2018

Jul20

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul20

Movies Under the Stars: Southside with You

at Beach 59th Street and Boardwalk (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
Docudrama about Barack Obama's first date with Michelle Robinson, his future wife, during the summer of 1989 in Chicago.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Jul21

Yoga on the Beach

at Beach 108th Street (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

8:15 a.m.9:15 a.m.
Join Yoga instructor Helen Kilgallen from Ocean Bliss Yoga in this Hatha Yoga class. Bring a mat, large towel or blanket.
Free!

Jul21

Rockaway Beach Super Boardwalk Street Fair

at Beach 86th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
At the fair, craft and gift vendors will be selling handmade and handpicked items and service vendors will provide valuable information about people's homes, businesses, and lifestyles.

Jul21

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Jul22

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Jul24

Shape Up NYC: Zumba Fitness with Maxie

at Beach 17th Street and Seagirt Boulevard (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Get in shape with this popular form of exercise with Latin-inspired dance steps.
Free!

Jul24

Sunset Yoga by the Beach

at Beach 102nd Street and Shorefront Parkway (in )Queens

7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Join Yoga instructor Helen Kilgallen from Ocean Bliss Yoga in this beginner Hatha yoga class.
Free!

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Jul26

Zumba Under The Stars with Lisa G aka RockawayZumbaWay

at Beach 108th Street Roller Rink (in Rockaway Beach Boardwalk)Queens

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Get in shape with this popular form of exercise and dance which combines Latin and African dance steps.
Free!

Friday, July 27, 2018

Jul27

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Jul28

Yoga on the Beach

at Beach 108th Street (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

8:15 a.m.9:15 a.m.
Join Yoga instructor Helen Kilgallen from Ocean Bliss Yoga in this Hatha Yoga class. Bring a mat, large towel or blanket.
Free!

Jul28

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 29, 2018

Jul29

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jul29

23rd Annual Sandcastle Contest

at Beach 117th Street (in Rockaway Beach)Queens

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Build sandcastles at this 23rd annual contest. Win prizes for several age categories. Bring buckets and tools. No experience necessary.
Free!

Must See
Event

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Jul31

Shape Up NYC: Zumba Fitness with Maxie

at Beach 17th Street and Seagirt Boulevard (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Get in shape with this popular form of exercise with Latin-inspired dance steps.
Free!

Jul31

Sunset Yoga by the Beach

at Beach 102nd Street and Shorefront Parkway (in )Queens

7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Join Yoga instructor Helen Kilgallen from Ocean Bliss Yoga in this beginner Hatha yoga class.
Free!

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Aug 2

Zumba Under The Stars with Lisa G aka RockawayZumbaWay

at Beach 108th Street Roller Rink (in Rockaway Beach Boardwalk)Queens

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Get in shape with this popular form of exercise and dance which combines Latin and African dance steps.
Free!

Friday, August 3, 2018

Aug 3

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 4, 2018

Aug 4

Yoga on the Beach

at Beach 108th Street (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

8:15 a.m.9:15 a.m.
Join Yoga instructor Helen Kilgallen from Ocean Bliss Yoga in this Hatha Yoga class. Bring a mat, large towel or blanket.
Free!

Aug 4

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 5, 2018

Aug 5

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Aug 7

National Night Out Against Crime

at Beach 17th Street and Seagirt Boulevard (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
BBQ and festivities celebrating community and police coming together for National Night Out Against Crime.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug 7

Shape Up NYC: Zumba Fitness with Maxie

at Beach 17th Street and Seagirt Boulevard (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Get in shape with this popular form of exercise with Latin-inspired dance steps.
Free!

Aug 7

Sunset Yoga by the Beach

at Beach 102nd Street and Shorefront Parkway (in )Queens

7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Join Yoga instructor Helen Kilgallen from Ocean Bliss Yoga in this beginner Hatha yoga class.
Free!

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Aug 9

Zumba Under The Stars with Lisa G aka RockawayZumbaWay

at Beach 108th Street Roller Rink (in Rockaway Beach Boardwalk)Queens

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Get in shape with this popular form of exercise and dance which combines Latin and African dance steps.
Free!

Friday, August 10, 2018

Aug10

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug10

Movie Nights in Rockaway: Black Panther

at Beach 59th Street and Boardwalk (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

8:00 p.m.11:00 p.m.
Join us for a free movie night at the beach for the whole family to enjoy! The Marvel hit movie Black Panther comes to our shores.
Free!

Must See
Event

Saturday, August 11, 2018

Aug11

Yoga on the Beach

at Beach 108th Street (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

8:15 a.m.9:15 a.m.
Join Yoga instructor Helen Kilgallen from Ocean Bliss Yoga in this Hatha Yoga class. Bring a mat, large towel or blanket.
Free!

Aug11

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug11

Movies Under the Stars: Coco

at Beach 94th Street, off Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach)Queens

8:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.
A boy journeys into the Land of the Dead to seek forgiveness from his ancestors and lift a curse.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 12, 2018

Aug12

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Aug14

Shape Up NYC: Zumba Fitness with Maxie

at Beach 17th Street and Seagirt Boulevard (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Get in shape with this popular form of exercise with Latin-inspired dance steps.
Free!

Aug14

Sunset Yoga by the Beach

at Beach 102nd Street and Shorefront Parkway (in )Queens

7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Join Yoga instructor Helen Kilgallen from Ocean Bliss Yoga in this beginner Hatha yoga class.
Free!

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Aug16

Zumba Under The Stars with Lisa G aka RockawayZumbaWay

at Beach 108th Street Roller Rink (in Rockaway Beach Boardwalk)Queens

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Get in shape with this popular form of exercise and dance which combines Latin and African dance steps.
Free!

Friday, August 17, 2018

Aug17

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Aug18

Yoga on the Beach

at Beach 108th Street (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

8:15 a.m.9:15 a.m.
Join Yoga instructor Helen Kilgallen from Ocean Bliss Yoga in this Hatha Yoga class. Bring a mat, large towel or blanket.
Free!

Aug18

Rockaway Beach Super Boardwalk Street Fair

at Beach 86th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Enjoy the feeling of a street fair next to the beach!

Aug18

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Aug19

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Aug21

Sunset Yoga by the Beach

at Beach 102nd Street and Shorefront Parkway (in )Queens

7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Join Yoga instructor Helen Kilgallen from Ocean Bliss Yoga in this beginner Hatha yoga class.
Free!

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Aug23

Zumba Under The Stars with Lisa G aka RockawayZumbaWay

at Beach 108th Street Roller Rink (in Rockaway Beach Boardwalk)Queens

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Get in shape with this popular form of exercise and dance which combines Latin and African dance steps.
Free!

Friday, August 24, 2018

Aug24

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, August 25, 2018

Aug25

Yoga on the Beach

at Beach 108th Street (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

8:15 a.m.9:15 a.m.
Join Yoga instructor Helen Kilgallen from Ocean Bliss Yoga in this Hatha Yoga class. Bring a mat, large towel or blanket.
Free!

Aug25

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids
Aug25

Rockway Caribbean Carnival

at Beach 94th Street, off Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach)Queens

11:00 a.m.9:00 p.m.
Celebrate West Indian culture with a day of music and dancing.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Sunday, August 26, 2018

Aug26

Summer Fun at Rockaway Beach

at Beach 98th Street and Shorefront Parkway (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us at Beach 98th Street for free lawn games, kids activities, a book share program, and more!
Free!

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Aug28

Sunset Yoga by the Beach

at Beach 102nd Street and Shorefront Parkway (in )Queens

7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Join Yoga instructor Helen Kilgallen from Ocean Bliss Yoga in this beginner Hatha yoga class.
Free!

Thursday, August 30, 2018

Aug30

Zumba Under The Stars with Lisa G aka RockawayZumbaWay

at Beach 108th Street Roller Rink (in Rockaway Beach Boardwalk)Queens

7:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Get in shape with this popular form of exercise and dance which combines Latin and African dance steps.
Free!

Saturday, September 1, 2018

Sep 1

Yoga on the Beach

at Beach 108th Street (in Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk)Queens

8:15 a.m.9:15 a.m.
Join Yoga instructor Helen Kilgallen from Ocean Bliss Yoga in this Hatha Yoga class. Bring a mat, large towel or blanket.
Free!

Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Sep 4

Sunset Yoga by the Beach

at Beach 102nd Street and Shorefront Parkway (in )Queens

7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Join Yoga instructor Helen Kilgallen from Ocean Bliss Yoga in this beginner Hatha yoga class.
Free!

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