When it comes to Queens, NY, bigger does equal better. Head to NYC’s largest borough if Brooklyn’s rising rent prices (and Whole Foods and Apple stores) have you hunting for a new nabe. Queens attractions like Citi Field and Flushing Meadows-Corona Park are our go-tos for when we need to escape the craziness of Manhattan. There’s also a plethora of the best brunch places in Queens, both bottomless and classic, and don’t forget Rockaway Beach, one of the top places for outdoor drinking, surfing and laying out in the sun. Here’s everything else you need to know about visiting (or living in!) Queens.
The best of Queens, NY
The 14 best things to do in Queens
Check out these wonderful things to do in Queens, from historical museums to sprawling parks to trendy restaurants
10 things you didn't know about Queens
Unleash some hometown knowledge with these 10 lesser-known facts
The best hotels in Queens, NY
Sleep right in the heart of everything NYC’s largest borough has to offer with these best hotels in Queens, NY
The best things to do in Sunnyside, Queens
Sunnyside, Queens, is chock-full of outstanding grub hubs, vintage treasure troves and watering holes
The best things to do at Rockaway Beach in NY
This scrappy beach town bounced back better than ever after Sandy—now Rockaway Beach is hoppin' with fun stuff to do
Guide to Flushing Meadows–Corona Park
Discover the birds, the bees and a whole lot more at Flushing Meadows–Corona Park, the city's second-largest park
Warm Up at MoMA PS1
Warm Up is bigger than ever, with as strong a lineup of bands, DJs and producers as it's had in years
The U.S. Open tennis tournament
Get ready for all the tennis action you can handle at this year's U.S. Open tennis tournament in Flushing, Queens
Restaurants and bars in Queens, NY
The best Astoria restaurants
Looking for a great meal in Queens? Eat at all the best Astoria restaurants, from ramen shops to steakhouses.
The best brunch places in Queens
From bottomless brunch options to breakfast tacos, head to Queens for some of the best brunch around
The 10 best Queens restaurants
Hungry for some of the tastiest food in NYC? Feast your eyes on our menu of Queens’ top eateries.
The five best Long Island City restaurants
Our list of the best Long Island City restaurants includes trusty favorites and new hot spots in this Queens nabe
Neighborhood guides for Queens, NY
Astoria, Queens, neighborhood guide
Astoria, Queens, has an ever-growing collection of bars, restaurants and shops, but which stand out from the rest?
Long Island City, Queens, neighborhood guide
This arty patch of Queens has excellent cultural institutions and a growing collection of bars, restaurants and shops
Ridgewood, Queens neighborhood guide
Don’t underestimate Ridgewood, Queens—the nabe has everything from indie markets to hip record stores
Rockaway Beach, NY, neighborhood guide
Hit the sand—without having to go too far—and take a trip to Rockaway Beach—NY's most budget-friendly attraction
Sunnyside, Queens, neighborhood guide
Sunnyside, Queens, proves Brooklyn’s neighbor borough is quickly taking over with standout restaurants, bars and shops
Latest news for Queens, NY
Ten off-limits NYC sites may soon be open to the public
The City Council’s Committee on Park and Recreation met yesterday to consider opening up ten historically significant sites across the city to the public. ...
Time Out is giving back this holiday season
We know, we know: You’re already overwhelmed by the prospect of holiday shopping. We are too. But what if we told you there was a way to score some truly...
A giant cheese festival is coming to Queens
Calling all cheeseheads: It’s time to gird your curds, grab some Lactaid and head to Queens for some gooey goodness. On Saturday, December 10, more than 15...
The world’s largest Gingerbread village is in Queens right now
Be careful not to confuse these two addresses. Gingerbread Boulevard and Gingerbread Lane are located in two completely different boroughs. Also, only one of...