Top Picks For Pumpkin Picking in NYC!!

Pumpkin Patch, corn maze

1. Queens Botanical Garden

43-50 Main St., Flushing, Queens
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Hours: Oct. 16-31, Saturday-Sunday, 8am-6pm
Admission: $10; $12 children ages 4 and older, which includes a pumpkin and activity kit; free for kids younger than 4

If you’re looking for the perfect fall photo op, you’ll find it at QBG this fall. Ticket fee includes admission to both the pumpkin patch and the garden, so you will have plenty of chances to snap the perfect autumn shot. Kids can also meet and take pictures with costumed nature creatures roaming the farm. For adults 21 and older, available are harvest and pumpkin-themed beers and ciders for purchase.

Why we love it: Can’t decide on the perfect pumpkin? Get them all! Extra pumpkins are just $6 each.  Continue Reading ›

Congratulations!! Kew – Forest Is Voted One Of The Top School’s In New York State For 2021!

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FOREST HILLS, QUEENS — A Forest Hills school has been named one of the best private high schools in New York State, along with three others in the borough.

The Kew-Forest School on Union Turnpike ranked 54th on’s ranking of the best private high schools for 2021. It was one of four Queens schools that earned a spot in the top 100.

The Kew-Forest School earned the highest ranking on’s list of any Queens high school, while Manhattan schools made up all but one of the top 10 spots.

 Here are all the Queens high schools that made the top 100, with their ranking:

  • The Kew-Forest School, #54
  • St. Demetrios Preparatory School, #73
  • Archbishop Molloy High School, #95
  • Garden School, #97

The rankings are “rigorous analysis of key statistics and millions of reviews from students and parents using data from the U.S. Department of Education,” according to Niche.

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