The Rockaway Peninsula is located just an hour from midtown Manhattan and easily accessible by public transit. Take the (Far Rockaway) "A" Train or NYC Ferry and make a day trip of it.

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58-03 Rockaway Beach Blvd.
Far Rockaway, NY 11692

Events take place directly off Rockaway Beach or Jamaica Bay just a block from the MTA subway. Check listings for exact locations.

By Subway

Take the "A" Train /Far Rockaway/JFK to Beach 60th St Station. 1.5 hrs from midtown Manhattan

BY NYC Ferry

Take the Rockaway route from Wall Street/Pier 11 (58 min) or Brooklyn Army Terminal (45 min) to B108th St. Then transfer for free to the East Shuttle Bus & get off at any MTA bus stop. 

By Car

Take the Flatbush Avenue to Cross Bay Bridge. Follow Rockaway Beach Blvd to Beach 59th St.

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Events & Press Inquiries



Rockaway Waterfront Alliance
PO Box 900645
Far Rockaway, NY 11690
TEL 718 327-5919

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