In partnership with New York Oyster Week, London Lennies in Rego Park will present its fourth Oysterfest from Sept. 16-22, 2013 at its long-standing location: 63-88 Woodhaven Boulevard. The restaurant usually serves up eight different oyster dishes on its menu; however, during Oysterfest, the menu will feature oysters in ten to fifteen different styles. There will even be cocktails infused with oysters. For more information, or to make a reservation, call 718-894-8084.
Lost Battalion Hall at 93-29 Queens Boulevard in Rego Park [tel: 718-263-1163] has lots of exciting events scheduled for the fall season. For children, there are morning preschool gymboree classes, after school sessions for school-age children, special programs for girls, sports teams and exercise classes. There are also adult and senior classes and family gym time and adult sports. Their Computer Resource Center provides classes for all ages from kids to seniors. Check out their schedule here.
Hold the dates for local street festivals. The Forest Hills Austin Street festival will be held on Sunday, Sept 29. The annual festival will take place along Austin Street from 69th to 72nd Road 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. The Rego Park 63rd Drive Festival will take place on Saturday, Oct 5 along 63rd from Austin Street to Queens Boulevard.