Directory: L

  • LaGuardia Performing Arts Center

    31-10 Thomson Avenue, Long Island City, NY 11101 LaGuardia Community Colege's·"E" Building, 718.482.5151

    A dynamic performing arts center right in LIC.  LPAC commissions original works of art, enables emerging and mid-career artists to use space for rehearsals and productions and helps train LaGuardia Community College's Theater program majors.  There is a 220-seat Little Theater and a 740-seat Main Stage which together host 500 productions a year.  Ticket prices are $15 for adults and $10 for students.  The Fall season starts in October and the Winter season begins in January.  Steven Hitt, LPAC's managing director, invites LIC to "come see us, come play with us."

  • L.I.C. Bar

    45-58 Vernon Blvd., 718 786-5400

    Huge Event Calendar, Music, Bar and BBQ Garden! Private parties welcome!
    Contact Brian at 917-254-8923 to reserve their private room.

  • LIC Community Garden

    49th Avenue between Vernon and 5th Street

    Garden Hours:

    Wednesday 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

    Thursday 8:00 a.m.- 8:00 p.m.

    Friday 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

    Saturday 12:00 - 7:00 p.m.

    Sunday 12:00 - 8:00 p.m.

  • LIC High School

    14-30 Broadway, Queens, NY 11106, 718-545-7095

    Located in Astoria, their Programs include 18 AP Classes,  Honors Program, Opera and Orchestra, Dance and Theatre, Visual Arts and 8 Foreign Languages.  Facilities include an Olympic-sized Pool, a Culinary Arts Program and academies with Small Learning Communities.

  • LIC Kids Enrichment Center

    5-02 50th Avenue, 718.392.KIDS (5437)

    Long Island City Kids is a Children Enrichment Center enrolling children from many areas of Queens and mid-Manhattan.  They provide physical, intellectual and socially enriching experience for all kids. They offer creative and innovative classes for babies, toddlers and children in music, gym, art, ballet, creative dance, chess, martial arts. They also offer a pre-school for 2-4 year olds, an after-school program for 3-10 year olds, swimming camps and birthday parties.


  • LIC Market

    21-52 44th Drive (just west of 23rd St), 718-361-0013

    "LIC Market is a restaurant and market located in the heart of Long Island City’s business district with a vision to bring great food, service and atmosphere to the neighborhood they love."  Chef and owner Alex Schindler has created menus focused on all things seasonal, local and delicious!  The marketplace offers a selection of house made items and gourmet ingredients found throughout the menu.


    Monday & Tuesday: 7:00am - 4:00pm
    Wednesday - Friday: 7:00am - 3:30pm & 6:00pm - 10:00pm
    Saturday: Brunch 11:00am - 4:00pm
    Sunday: Brunch 11:00am - 4:00pm

  • Little Ones Pre-School LLC

    4-74 48th Avenue #A, 718-392-1254

    Pre-school program located in the CityLights Building.  This was the first pre-school program to open in the Queens West area of Hunter's Point.

  • Little Oven

    12-07 Jackson Ave @48th Avenue, 718-440-9438

    Little Oven specializes in French macaroons, wedding cakes, and pastries, all handmade with the finest and freshest ingredients.  Little Oven ships macarons nationwide!
    Their cakes and dessert catering are available in the New York City area.


    Monday-12:00-6:00 pm

    Tuesday-Sunday 12:00-8:00 pm




  • Local Project

    45-10 Davis Street

    Since it’s beginning in 2003, LP has served as a gallery for art exhibitions, organizing multidisciplinary shows, bringing together young and experimented artists for the collective shows. The shows are put together between the artists and the LP crew and volunteers in a mutual guidance.  LP is building itself as a bridge between the artists and established art institutions seeking new talents to support; growing to become a catalyst of a new generation of artists.

    See individual exhibitions for hours.


  • Lolly’s Early Learning Center

    5-44 47th Avenue, 718-729-9071

    Lolly's mission is to "provide children with an innovative, extensive, high caliber Early Childhood Education by using developmentally appropriate materials in an organized and safe child-centered setting.  Lolly's has Toddler Programs for 2-3 year olds, a Lower Pre-School for 3-4 year olds and an Upper Pre-School for 4-5 year olds modeled after NYS Universal Pre-K.

  • Long Island City Cultural Alliance (LICCA)

    P.O. Box 1858 Long Island City, NY,

    LICCA members are non-profit cultural organizations in Long Island City, NY.  These organizations joined together to collaborate on outreach, marketing and fundraising initiatives in the community.  Through collaboration, LICCA identifies and furthers the shared goals of its members in order to encourage, strengthen and enrich the vibrant artistic community in LIC.

    Member Organizations:
    Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs
    Fisher Landau Center for Art
    Noguchi Museum
    P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center
    Socrates Sculpture Park

    Associate Organizations:
    The Chocolate Factory
    Flux Factory
    Museum of the Moving Image
    Thalia Spanish Theatre



  • Long Island City Partnership

    27-01 Queens Plaza North, 9th Floor , 718.786.5300 ext. 21

    Long Island City Partnership advocates for economic development that benefits Long Island City, its exisiting businesses, residents and visitors.  The LIC Partnership is the marketing arm of both the LIC BID and the LICBDC.


  • Lounge 47

    47-10 Vernon Blvd, 718-937-2044

    A bar, bistro and garden.  "Lounge 47 is a Reflection of the Vernon Blvd neighborhood.  Amidst all of the change that is taking place, Lounge 47 has become an important gathering place for both newcomers and long time residents."

    "Insider Tip"

    $10 Burger & Beer from 12 pm - 4 pm
    Happy Hour from 4 pm - 7 pm; 2 for 1 draft beers, house wine and well drinks

    Sunday-Thursday 12:00 pm -1:00 am
    Friday-Saturday: 12:00 pm -2:00 am