Tours of Corona, Jackson Heights, and Long Island City art factories.
1 Borough, 4 Days, Along the No. 7 Train:
A dynamic collaboration of 38 art venues and 80 local merchants, the Queens Art Express festival is a four day spring art festival (Thursday through Sunday, June 10th-13th) celebrating the diverse communities of arts, culture, and commerce under the No. 7 train.
QAX 2010 is highlighted by outdoor art shows, dance premieres, daily music performances in 4 subways stops along the 7 train, film screenings, artist led tours through the neighborhood, open studios, and a free concert on the East River at Gantry State Park. For updated Queens Art Express listings by DATE and NEIGHBORHOOD go to queensartexpress.com or call 1877-7is-4ART (1-877-747-4278).