Dear Astoria: Astoria Park

It’s time for another Dear Astoria post. This time we are writing a love letter to Astoria Park. We have mentioned the park in so many posts for so many activities and it has a very special place in our hearts.

Let’s start with the obvious. This park is where we got engaged. It will forever be in our memory for that reason alone. Tom took me to the water’s edge over looking the Triboro Bridge and popped the question. It’s a very beautiful romantic place.

The park is where we have had many picnics and many fun outings with friends. It’s an amazing place to hang out.

We love getting ice cream at the park. The perfect soft serve cone with sprinkles is served up at several trucks along the water.

The movies in the park over the summer are so much fun! They play all different kinds of movies, but mostly family friendly ones. Bring snacks or even have a picnic while you watch! We enjoyed lots of snacks and watched Bohemian Rhapsody recently!

We also love playing games in the park like paddle ball or corn hole. It’s even the perfect place to bring a book and read. It’s like having a huge backyard!

So go hang out in the park and go support the park! It’s one of the best places in Astoria!

One comment

  1. […] Movie nights at the park 2. Dinner Vesta Vino 3. Breakfast at Comfortland 4. Order a boil at Sugar Freak 5. Dinner at Milkflower 6. Dinner at Agnanti 7. Blackbird’s (for wings and other apps) 8. Astoria Seafood 9. Pizza from Rosarios 10. Dinner at Gaijin (Update – they are shutting down on 8/18. I don’t think we will make it.) 11. Picnics in the park 12. Buy Astoria themed art for new home 13.Dinner at Telly’s 14. Brunch at Queens Comfort 15. Steinway factory tour 16. Take a class or see a show at the Q.E.D 17. Walk the RFK Bridge 18. Dinner at Hinomaru 19. Gregory’s 26 Corner Taverna 20. Cheese night at home with Astoria bier and cheese 21. Go to Astoria Bier and Cheese 22. Walk around the neighborhood with a milkshake – like we are on vacation 23. Sit on the rocks at Ralph Demarco Park 24. Hot apple cider from OK cafe 25. Watch the fireworks from Steph and Peter’s roof 26. Trivia night (Bohemian, Singlecut, anywhere) 27. Mets Game 28. Volunteering in Astoria Park 29. Dinner and Pizza from Sacs […]


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