Summer Summer Events 40th Road Festival, Flushing BID organizes this street fair featuring local businesses and vendors in Flushing. Dragon Boat Festival, In August, watch exciting races of 170 dragonboat teams as they compete on Meadows Lake at Flushing Meadows Park. Flushing Night Out, Flushing’s first “outdoor night market” is organized by the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce, with food, vendors, shopping & music. Look out for it again this summer! Grand Ratha Yatra, The Hindu Temple Society of North America organizes Grand Ratha Yatra, a huge annual 9-day festival celebrating the Temple SriGanesha Chaturthi. Greenmarket, GrowNYC is back at Maple Playground with fresh, healthy produce. Maple Ave & Kissena Blvd, every Wednesday from 8AM-4PM, July 5 to November 22. Honey Harvest Festival, Learn, dance, taste, and paint with the Voelker Orth Museum at this annual celebration of honey bees.