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14 Things To Do in Staten Island's Neighborhoods This Weekend

By Nicholas Rizzi | April 28, 2016 4:33pm | Updated on July 20, 2017 4:36pm

All Weekend

► Back to the Beach

Where: Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk, Midland Beach
When: Saturday 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The annual Back to the Beach festival returns with live music on two stages, vendors, food, rides for kids and more. The free event also includes fireworks on Saturday at 9:15 p.m.

Friday, July 21

► Sprinklerfest 2017

Where: Snug Harbor Cultural Center, 1000 Richmond Terrace, Livingston
When: Noon to 4 p.m.

Snug Harbor will turn on more than 30 sprinklers at its Great Lawn for its annual event for kids to cool off. The festival will include live music, a rock wall, crafts, games and more.

► Super Secret Show

Where: ArtSpace @ Staten Island Arts, 8 Navy Pier Court, Stapleton
When: 8 p.m.

The Super Secret Show returns with a night dedicated to storytelling with performances by Jay Miller, Tim Duffy, Christopher Sorrentino and more. The event will also include a live recording of the "In Strange Company" podcast. Tickets are $5 and it's BYOB with no glass bottles.

► Joe Bataan Performance

Where: Corporal Thompson Park, Broadway and Markham Road, Port Richmond
When: 5 to 8 p.m.

A free performance by boogaloo artist Joe Baatan with DJ Felix Hernandex. The show includes a dance workshop at 5 p.m.

Movies Under the Stars: 'Jaws'

Where: Cedar Grove Beach, Ebbits Street and Cedar Grove Avenue, New Dorp Beach
When: 8:30 to 10 p.m.

A free outdoor screening of the horror classic "Jaws." Organizers suggest arriving before 8 p.m. to secure a spot and a limited number of chairs will be available.

Saturday, July 22

​► Meditation in the Garden

Where: Snug Harbor Cultural Center, 1000 Richmond Terrace, Livingston
When: 10 to 11 a.m.

Snug Harbor will host a fundraiser of meditation in its Chinese Scholar's Garden. Tickets are $20.

 Community Appreciation Day Festival

Where: Alice Austen House Museum, 2 Hylan Blvd., Rosebank
When: Noon to 4 p.m.

A festival with food, family arts activities, live performances and more for Alice Austen House Museum's annual open house.

​► Wavestock

Where: Flagship Brewing Company, 40 Minthorne St., Tompkinsville
When: Noon to 11 p.m.

An all-day festival with film screenings inside the brewery, live music outside, food, stand up comedy, art vendors and more.

​► Evelyn 'Champagne' King and Joey Carvello Performance

Where: Corporal Thompson Park, Broadway and Markham Road, Port Richmond
When: 5 to 7 p.m.

A free performance by disco singers Evelyn "Champagne" King and Joey Carvello as part of SummerStage.

​► Francisco Osoria Artist Reception

Where: Hub 17, 73 Wave St., Stapleton
When: 7 to 10 p.m.

An artist reception for the new exhibition and sale of paintings by Francisco Osorio.

​► Movies Under the Stars: 'Storks'

Where: Wolfe's Pond Park, Hylan Boulevard and Cornelia Avenue, Prince's Bay
When: 8:30 to 10 p.m.

A free screening of the animated movie "Storks." Organizers suggest getting there before 8 p.m. to get a spot and a limited number of chairs will be available.

​► Movies Under the Stars: 'Toy Story 2'

Where: Arthur Von Briesen Park, School Road and Bay Street, Fort Wadsworth 
When: 8:30 to 10 p.m.

A free outdoor screening of the Pixar movie "Toy Story 2." Attendees are encouraged to arrive before 8 p.m. to secure a spot and a limited number of chairs will be available.

Sunday, July 23

​► Kayak Staten Island

Where: Page Avenue Beach, Page Avenue, Tottenville
When: 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Kayak Staten Island will host free kayaking at Page Avenue beach. Boats and lifejackets will be provided and organizes suggest wearing clothes and shoes that can get wet.

GZA Performance

Where: South Beach Park, Father Capodanno Boulevard and Sand Lane, South Beach
When: 5 to 7 p.m.

A free performance by Wu-Tang Clan founding member GZA with DJ Enuff as part of the SummerStage series of concerts.