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Last week we mentioned that Nat Geo will be hosting a movie premiere tonight in Astoria Park, called The Human Family Tree. The movie, narrated by Kevin Bacon sounds incredibly interesting and will highlight the Astorian community specifically, talking about retracing our ancestral footsteps.
Monday, August 24th at 8:00p.m.
Astoria Park lawn on Shore Blvd. between Hell Gate Bridge and the pool
No RSVP required - see trailer here
If you'd like to grab a bite to eat before or after the movie, check out this recommendation list of eclectic restaurants close to Astoria Park, which will send your palate on a trip across the world.
Agnanti (Traditional Greek) - 19-06 Ditmars Blvd, Astoria. 718.545.4554
Bistro 33 (French-Japanese fusion) - 19-33 Ditmars Blvd, Astoria. 718.721.1933
Bohemian Hall & Beer Garden (Czech and Slovak) - 29-19 24th Avenue, Astoria. 718.274.4925
Corner 26 Taverna (Traditional Greek) - 26-02 23rd Avenue, Astoria. 718.777.5511
Da Franco's (Italian) - 23-92 21st Street, Astoria. 718.267.0010
Fatty's Cafe (Mexican) - 25-01 Ditmars Blvd, Astoria. 718.267.7071
Thai Pavilion (Thai) - 23-92 21st Street, Astoria.
Enjoy the movie!