Dragon Boat Festival, lightsaber battle, weather and more
Head to Queens this weekend to check out the Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival in all its glory at Flushing-Meadows Corona Park, where rowers will compete in races. If that's not your thing, there's also a lightsaber battle, Latino punk rock and much more in our weekend picks.
Check out paintings by El Greco, music by the Zombies or a show at the New York International Fringe Festival this weekend. More »
Perhaps you didn't know there were enough Latino punk rock bands to fill a festival? This all-weekend line-up proves that thought wrong. More »
The Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival in New York, held Saturday and Sunday, is celebration of an ancient tradition. Custom-made boats are piloted by crews of 20 in competitive races. More »
Temperatures will be in the 80s, but with a chance for rain on both Saturday and Sunday. More »
The first North American survey of the renowned Chinese artist Ai Weiwei closes on Sunday at the Brooklyn Museum. More »
It won't be hard to miss the "Star Wars" fans when approximately 500 people show up at Washington Square Park for the Lightsaber Battle NYC. More »