We will meet between 9am-10am at the circular pavilion building pictured below at the North end of Fresh Meadow Lake. The best parking is underneath the Van Wych Expressway north east of this location.
What: I did The Dragon Boat Festival last year with Tomasz and had a lot fun and I think you will too. There will be so many photographic opportunities even if you don't get to KAP.
Where: Flushing Meadow Park
Time: Saturday @ 9:00am, Sunday @ 9am
Date: Saturday 8/9/14, Sunday 8/10/14
More Info: http://www.hkdbf-ny.org/index.php
DIRECTIONS Parking permit is NOT available to the general public. Please park at CitiField and take the special event bus there. You can purchase a round-trip MetroCard upstairs in the station.
HOW DO I GET THERE? BY CAR
Take the Long Island Expressway to Van Wyck Expressway south, exit at Exit 11, then stay on service road to the Park. There will be NO Parking in the usual Parking Lot unless a Parking Pass is Presented.
BY SUBWAY #7 train to Mets-Willets Point Station: transfer to the special event bus. E, F, R trains to Jackson Heights/ Roosevelt Avenue: transfer to the Flushing bound #7 train to Mets-Willets Point Station. BY BUSES
Q48 on Roosevelt Avenue to Mets-Willets Point Station: transfer to the special event bus. Special buses will operate between the Shea Stadium subway station and the Flushing Meadow Park festival site from 8:00am to 6:00pm. The Shea Stadium subway station is nearby to Shea Stadium parking lots.
A MetroCard is required to transfer between the park and the subway station.
When leaving the Park, be sure you have a MetroCard in order to board the bus. Passengers without a MetroCard must pay full fare on the bus in exact coins. The fare is $2.25 per ride.