Staten Island summer festivals 2021: Every Saturday through August, roads will close for food and fun on Van Duzer Street

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Bring on the empanadas and soul food! Each Saturday for 12 consecutive weeks starting this weekend, restaurants and small businesses will be the draw to the heart of Stapleton with regular block parties. The section of Van Duzer at Wright and Beach Streets will be closed to vehicular traffic on those days to promote community gatherings from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Van Duzer Street Civic Association has organized the family-friendly series through NYC’s Open Streets car-free program. It will continue from June 12 through the rest of the summer.

Chicken empanadas at Amira’s in

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Island of creativity –

New exhibition venue in Hainan province provides a perfect setting for artistic work to shine, Deng Zhangyu reports.

Exhibitions are, of course, about displaying work. But the type of venue is also important. Is it big enough? Does it provide the visitor with a chance to appreciate what is being shown? Is it air-conditioned adequately, or at all? For artists who produce multimedia works and large-scale installations, spacious exhibition halls are vital yet not that easy to find.

In one place, at least, the dilemma has been solved. The newly opened Ocean Flower Island Museum in Hainan province, with eight

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Rock The Cape Music and Art Festival returning to Hatteras Island in 2021

Rock The Cape will return to Hatteras Island on Wednesday, June 2, for a full day of art and music at Kitty Hawk Kites’ Waves Village Watersports Resort in Rodanthe.

“Kitty Hawk Kites is thrilled to welcome Rock the Cape to Waves Village Watersports at milepost 40,” said Kitty Hawk Kites’ Marketing Director Ben Saltzman. “This is such a fun, community-oriented event that celebrates the creativity of Outer Banks artists, and we are proud to be a part of it!”

The family-friendly, free event will start with an artisan market and conclude with a concert.

The Rock The Cape Island

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Cabo or Houston? This $14.5M Spanish-style home will make you feel like you’re on an island with a resort-style pool. 3-bedroom guest house

Houston – Need a home that will make you feel like you’re on vacation every time you walk outside? Well, we may have found the perfect home, but it’ll cost you a pretty penny.

Take a look at this opulent Mediterranean-style villa in Briar Forest.

The estate, which is located at 6 W Rivercrest Drive in Houston, is equipped with a resort-style pool, a 3-bedroom guest home, and an asking price of $14,500,000.

The main home, built in 2013, sports seven bedrooms, nine full baths, five half baths and 21,032 square feet of living space on 3.70 acres.

Its floorplan

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