Join us for an irie winter evening experience!
QCA will host a Caribbean Carnival. Our guests will take part in a festive celebration at the Knockdown Center, complete with stilt walkers, steel drummers, dancing and a silent auction.
Join us in celebrating accomplished Queens leaders.
Online Ticket Purchase is now CLOSED.
You can pay at the door.
IF YOU COULD NOT ATTEND BUT WISH TO DONATE
Meet our 2018 Gala's Band of Friends
Tina Stipanovic - Wisdom From a Local Arts Leader in Queens
Ana Stone - A Local Champion of Heritage Clothing in Queens
Paul Loren - A Soul Crooner from Queens
Sheila Lewandowski - She Bought a Building to Open Doors for Artists in Queens
Aki Todic - How to Build an Arts Renaissance in Astoria
Lysa Scully - The Woman with Wings
*The Knockdown Center is accessible via the Q59, Q54, B57 and B38 buses. You can also take our shuttle from the 7 train's Vernon Avenue stop (at 50th Avenue near Cafe Henri) in Long Island City at approximately 6:30pm and 7pm. Riders should look for Linda holding a "QCA Shuttle Bus" sign and feel free to call her at (929) 270-6108. We'll have 2 drop-offs at the end of the event (9:30pm & 10:00pm) starting from the Knockdown Center back to 50th Avenue (LIC).
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS