The summer may be winding down, but there are still so many ways to heat up your weekend all around New York.
Astoria Music Now! Presents New World Queens Festival, Saturday, Aug. 29
This is the 7th anniversary of the annual event that brings live music, visual arts, dance performances, children's activities, food, and more to the Astoria Park main lawn.
LL Cool J's Jump and Ball in Hollis, Queens, Saturday, Aug. 29, and Sunday, August 30
The five-week program runs through August and brings a variety of recreational and athletic activities to young people in the community.
Brooklyn Academy of Music's Film Series, through September 3
French New Wave master Eric Rohmer's "The Marquise of O" and four other period films will be playing through September 3. General admission is $14, and subtitles are included.
"Rocky" Screening on Long Beach's Lafayette Boulevard, Saturday, August 29
Just bring a beach towel and you're good to go, no sunscreen necessary. Show is at 7 p.m.