Sunnyside Gardens Park

Flicks & Jazz in the Garden:PUBLIC 2017

  • September 16, 2017
  • 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • 48-21 39th Avenue Sunnyside, NY 11104

Open to the Public

Saturday, September 16th

All are invited to Flick & Jazz in the Garden 2017, an annual (and affordable!) family-friendly evening at Sunnyside Gardens Park featuring live jazz, vintage cartoons, a silent film from Charlie Chaplin, and arts/crafts geared especially for kids.

Bring a blanket or low chair(s) and get ready for a magical evening of film and jazz under the stars.

Open to the public! 

When: Saturday, September 16, 2017 (rain date: September 17, 2017), 5-9pm

  • 5pm -- doors open/Arts & crafts
  • 5:30pm -- music begins
  • 7:30pm (sunset) -- cartoons & film program begin 


  • Live jazz music by Liftoff Brass Band (New Orleans style music) & other TBD
  • Vintage cartoons & movies: Betty Boop, Popeye, Looney Tunes & fairy tale-themed cartoons, followed by Charlie Chaplin’s classic short The Rink
  • Drinks, popcorn, and other treats will be sold, e.g., Stumptown cold brew from Sunnyside’s Brookside Market
  • Pizza provided courtesy of Jimmy's Pizzeria, a popular pizzeria located on 41-10 49th St, Sunnyside, NY 11104

Cost: Suggested donation: $10 ($5 for park members). All kids enter free of charge.

Where: Sunnyside Gardens Park, 48-21 39th Ave (@49th St.), Sunnyside, NY 11104  [7 train to 46th St.] 718-672-1555 (park office)

For more details/ RSVP please see: 

And as always a HUGE thank you to our sponsors:

Artist & Craftsman Supply, Long Island City

Butcher Block

The Globe Tavern

Uncle Jimmy's Pizzeria

VOLUNTEER: Park members interested in volunteering at this event, please register HERE (pre-event) or HERE (day-of)

Sunnyside Gardens Community Association (SGCA)
Established 1926
Celebrating 93 years as a Community of Families and Neighbors

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