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Citi Field

Citi Field

December 28, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Before you can say “Batter up!” you can boat over to Citi Field and catch a New York Mets game. Flushing Bay is a deep-water harbor that’s easy to get to from Long Island. Traveling from the South Shore, you’ll see the Statue of Liberty as well as the New York City skyline; along the […]

US Open

US Open

August 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

. How much fun is attending the US Open at the Billy Jean King National Tennis Center?  If you’re a boater who would like to answer, “It’s aces of fun,” but faults the traffic and parking hassles, going by boat is your tiebreaker! Traveling by boat to the tournament, which takes place from Monday, August […]

U.S. Open Tennis

U.S. Open Tennis

August 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Do you love attending the U.S. Open Tennis? Do you find the traffic to and from the Billy Jean King National Tennis Center to be a challenge? Does the thought of distant parking almost make you want to tank your plans? In addition, do you believe a day spent boating is ace? Then we’re sure […]

Citi Field and Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Citi Field and Flushing Meadows Corona Park

July 1, 2014 by · Leave a Comment 

Flushing Bay is easy to get to from both the north and south shores. Once you’ve arrived, you’ll find a variety of enjoyable activities all located within a batted ball’s distance of each other. Traveling from the south shore, you’ll see the Statue of Liberty as well as the New York City skyline; along the […]

U.S. Open Tennis

U.S. Open Tennis

September 1, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Tennis, anyone?  U.S. Open tennis takes place from August 27 to September 9, 2012 at the Billy Jean King National Tennis Center. This tournament attracts the most prestigious players in the world, vying for coveted titles in men’s and women’s singles, men’s and women’s doubles, and mixed doubles.  Taking your boat means catching all the […]

Marina 411

Marina 411

July 10, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Click on the image to view all listings and then scroll down. Boating Times Long Island’s database of Long Island Marinas. Get details about each marina including transient rates, low water depth, electricity and water availability, additional amenities, plus a lot more. Name Amity Harbor Marine Lighthouse Marina Address & Phone 30 Merrick Road, Amityville, […]

Citi Field & Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Citi Field & Flushing Meadows Corona Park

July 1, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

As Day Trippers go, the one to Flushing Meadows Corona Park packs a lot into a day. There’s 40 Mets home games at Citi Field from July through September, the U.S. Tennis Open holds court at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center from August 27 through September 9, and the spacious park has plenty of open space and many fun attractions.

US Open Tennis & Mets Baseball

US Open Tennis & Mets Baseball

August 1, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

The US Open takes place from August 29 to September 11, 2011 at the Billy Jean King National Tennis Center. Take your boat and catch all the action while avoiding traffic hassles and parking conflicts with the Mets (they are home from August 29 to September 1 and September 9 to11).

Billy Jean King National Tennis Center

Billy Jean King National Tennis Center

September 1, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

The best in tennis take to the courts starting on August 30 and running through September 12 at the US Open. You can take in all the action after a leisurely trip over water, avoiding the LIRR schedule or the hassle of traffic and parking conflicts with the Mets (they are in town the last three days of the tournament).

World’s Fair Restaurant

World’s Fair Restaurant

July 31, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Hungry boaters who dock at the World’s Fair Marina (718-478-0480) for lunch or dinner at the adjoining restaurant (and banquet hall) will be treated to a meal accompanied by large windows overlooking boaters on Flushing Bay, airplane arrivals and departures from LaGuardia Airport, Citifield’s newly sprouted addition to the skyline, and assorted apartment and commercial […]