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Get Out

A weekend guide for adults in northeast Queens.

Get Out

It’s Thursday and you’ve got no idea what you’ll do for the weekend.

Patch is coming to the rescue. We’ve got the best bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check our picks for the activities to hit, and a list of new bars, restaurants and shops to explore.

1. Intro to Stilettos

Where/When: Queens Dance Project. On Friday from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Why Go: You'll get the tips and practice you need to be able to dance in those sexy shoes you love to show off.

Pricing: $30 and the cost of stilettos.

2. Marc Fox Acoustic Showcase

Where/When: The Attic Bar & Lounge. On Friday from 9 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.

Why Go: Because you'll need something to stimulate your auditory senses after the physical workout you've just had in those stilettos!

Pricing: No cover. Drink specials apply.

3. 41st Annual Greek Festival

Where/When:  St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 196-10 Northern Boulevard. On Friday (6 p.m. to midnight), Saturday (noon to midnight), or Sunday (noon to 10 p.m.).

Why Go: You'll get to soak up the culture, while dining on food that is sure to leave a lasting impression.

Pricing: Free to attend.

4. Fall Family Flea Market Festival

Where/When: Bay Terrace Country Club. On Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Why Go: Mom can get a massage, while dad munches on some good eats and the kids dig the DJ, decorate pumpkins and get their faces painted, among other things! And everyone goes home happy.

Pricing: Free to attend. Free parking.

5. Pat Cooper and the Wise Guys of Comedy

Where/When: Queensborough Community College. On Sunday from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Why Go: You'll get the comedic genius forty years in the making, and views on modern life. Comedians Jack Fontana and Joe Starr will also take the stage.

Pricing: Buy tickets here, for $40.

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