Reserve your stay at Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel and visit Corona Park, which is just under a ten-minute drive away. Our hotel near Corona Park provides easy access to the largest park in Queens, right outside our doors.
Reconnect with your loved one during a stroll along the Flushing Bay Promenade or gather a group to play ball. With plenty of room for recreational activities, a local zoo, art and science museums, botanical garden and more, Flushing Meadows–Corona Park has it all. Our Corona Park hotel places you just steps away from Flushing’s most famous playground.
Corona Park Annual Events
The Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival
The Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival in New York is an annual sporting and multicultural event held in August on Meadow Lake in Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens, New York to celebrate the fifth moon (or the fifth month) of the lunar calendar. In addition to providing audiences with traditional Chinese foods and performances, the festival hosts over 120 dragon boat teams from across North America, making it one of the largest dragon boat festivals in the United States. Depending on the competitive division, teams compete for cash prizes, trophies and other prizes. For more information, visit www.hkdbf-ny.org.
Maker Faire is a family-friendly festival of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker movement. Maker Faire is primarily designed to be forward-looking, showcasing makers who are exploring new forms and new technologies. But it’s not just for the novel in technical fields; Maker Faire features innovation and experimentation across the spectrum of science, engineering, art, performance and craft. For more information, visit www.makerfaire.com.