As part of the NYC Dept. of Transportation’s Weekend Walks Program, the Long Island City Partnership will host its second annual LIC Springs! free community block festival on Vernon Boulevard between 50th Avenue and 46th Avenue. The festival will feature local LIC restaurants, shops, cultural institutions, artists and community organizations hosting a variety of activities, including: McManus Irish Dance Performance at Woodbines, spaghetti and gelato eating contests at Manducatis Rustica, bites from an M. Wells Pop-Up, a circus act by Circus Warehouse, archery games by Indoor Extreme Sports, group workouts sessions with CrossFit Gantry and a ballerina at Bareburger.
The Long Island City Partnership will also hold the second annual LIC Springs! photo contest as part of the event. Follow the Partnership on Instagram and Twitter and use #LICSprings throughout the #BlockParty to share photos of #Dining, #Arts, #Family and #Fitness. Winners will receive an LIC prize package in each category.