Socrates Sculpture Park will host a fun celebration in honor of summer (eh hem, I think they mean rain season). Despite the rough weather this year, the event should be a lot of fun, featuring live music, art-making workshops, face painting and let's not forget food! Several Astoria restaurants will be on-hand, featuring nibbles of their signature dishes from $3 and up.
Vesta - Rustic Italian fare with a modern twist
Wunderbar - LIC German grill and bierhaus
Sparrow - Shabby-chic bar with fantabulous burgers
Fatty's - Latin inspired, casual cafe with killer burritos and yummy burgers
Bistro 33 - Japanese-French fusion with personality
Artopolis - Traditional Greek bakery serving beautiful--and delicious--breads and pastries
Hell Gate Social - Under-the-radar Astoria bar with an inventive nosh menu
Here are the exact deets about the event:
Summer Solstice Celebration at Socrates Sculpture Park
Sunday, June 21, 2009
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
FREE - Rain or shine