When is the Queens Night Market?

The Queens Night Market is open every Saturday from 4:00 pm - midnight starting April 13th through October 26th. We take a short break to accommodate the US Open from August 24th - September 7th. We are open rain or shine, except when weather conditions pose a safety threat to our vendors or visitors.

Is there a fee or are tickets required to enter?

The Queens Night Market is free to attend except for our two sneak preview nights, which are ticketed to alleviate overcrowding concerns. In 2024, the two ticketed sneak previews are April 13th and April 20th. The event will be free admission starting on April 27th.

Where is the Queens Night Market located?

We are located at 47-01 111th Street in the parking lot behind the New York Hall of Science in Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens, NY.

Is there parking on site?

Parking is available in NYSCI's private lot, except during the U.S. Open. There is a $15 parking fee for cars; $20 for group vehicles during museum hours and $15 per car during Queens Night Market Hours. *Parking prices are subject to change during events and community festivals.

Are pets allowed at the Queens Night Market?

We aspire to observe the same rules regarding pets as in NYC Parks, however, we reserve the right to deny entry to any pets for any reason whatsoever. We have denied entry to pets for crowding concerns as well as behavioral concerns. As such, we are not officially pet-friendly.

What forms of payment are accepted at the Queens Night Market?

Most vendors primarily accept cash as the method of payment. Some vendors accept credit cards, Zelle, Venmo, and Apple Pay, but certainly not all. There are several ATMs on-site for your convenience.

Is the Queens Night Market ADA-accessible?

The event is accessible for wheelchairs and strollers, however some parts of the event are located in a grassy field which may be challenging to navigate. The parking lot has accessible parking, but we do not control the parking lot and are unable to advise how many such spaces exist or whether they are available.

Is there a list of accommodations for dietary restrictions?

Vendors and menus shift all the time. We are unable to provide a comprehensive list, nor can we independently confirm the allergens or certifications of any of the food our vendors serve. Please consult with each individual vendor if you have any dietary restrictions or concerns.

Can I bring in outside food or drink?

Visitors can bring in outside food and drink, but NO OUTSIDE ALCOHOL is permitted. All bags/coolers are subject to search by our security.