Weekend Events Guide: June 5th Edition

Jockeys and horse owners checked into the GC Hotel this week-making it evident that the big weekend was approaching. Now here we are and it’s an especially big weekend for American Pharaoh! Will he take the crown?? There are lots of race {and also non-race} related events to going on in and around Garden City this weekend. Enjoy!

Friday- The 18th Annual Belmont Festival on 7th St in Garden City takes place from 6pm-10pm. Come for live music, facepainting, bouncy houses, food, drinks, live entertainment and more. This is always a great night to catch up with your friends and neighbors!

Friday and Saturday- Head to BK Sweeney’s because betting is open for the Belmont Stakes. No OTB lines for you! Enjoy their Belmont drink special on Saturday while you’re there. 636 Franklin Ave, Garden City. 

Friday, Saturday and Sunday- The Eisenhower Park Family Festival will have music, games, rides, vendors and an International Food Court. Dates/Times: Fri 6pm-11pm, Sat 1pm-11pm, Sun 1pm-9pm. East Meadow.

Friday, Saturday and Sunday- Wear your “Belmont Best” to the Polo Lounge in the GC Hotel. Enjoy special Belmont food and drink menus. 

Saturday- Capo on Covert Ave is in the Belmont spirit with $15 bottles of wine {wow!}, $5 sangria and 15% off your bill of $30 or more! 49 Covert Ave, Floral Park. 

Saturday- Watch the race at the Polo Lounge in the GC Hotel and enjoy a cocktail or two- appropriately named after the race horses!

Saturday- The free soccer clinic continues at Eisenhower Park for ages 3-6. Clinic is provided by Rock Star Sports. Field 2, 10am. Click here for more information. This weekend will be the fifth week of the program.

Saturday- As on every Saturday, Lakeshore Learning Store holds a different free craft for kids each weekend. 11am-3pm. 2079 Hillside Ave, New Hyde Park.  

Sunday- Stop by the Floral Park Street Festival from 2pm-7pm. Enjoy live bands, food, vendors, clowns, facepainting and more! Tulip Ave, Floral Park. 

Where will you be watching the race? Thanks for reading http://www.InsideGardenCity.com and please follow us on Facebook/Instagram. 


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