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Far Rockaway: Beauty of the Bungalows

  • 189 Beach 24th St Far Rockaway, NY, 11691 United States (map)

Explore the early twentieth century’s “Working Man’s Riviera,” now the twenty-first century’s “Working People’s Hamptons”! New York City’s beachside bungalows in Far Rockaway are experiencing a revival in interest by young families, artists, surfers and beach lovers. Experience:

• Historic beach bungalows built from 1918–1920
• Adjacent to a seven-mile boardwalk
• Cleanest public beach in New York State
• Fire Island experience within New York City limits
• Emerging neighborhood as featured in PBS’s film “The Bungalows of Rockaway” and program “A Walk through Queens”, hosted by Barry Lewis & David Hartman
• Attractive urban waterfront environment

Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm

Date: Saturday May 5, 2012

Event Start: 189 Beach 24th Street, Far Rockaway, NY 11691

Event End: Far Rockaway Beach’s boardwalk at Beach 26th Street

Host: Beachside Bungalow Preservation Association

Registration: No need to register, just show up at the starting location.

Accessibility: Fully Accessible