Always entertaining, Forest Hills boasts a vibrant business community offering upscale shopping,
fine restaurants, lively nightlife and pubs. Explore Austin Street and Continental Ave where
you will find 200 one of a kind shops. The Forest Hills merchants have a motto that they are
proud of "We are large enough to serve you and small enough to know you", so join us for your
next shopping spree!
Foods Of Many Nations
Cuban, Cajun, Japanese, Thai, Mexican,
and Italian to name a few of Forest Hills’ flavors are here for the tasting. As you walk through our area don’t forget
to stop at our gourmet specialty food stores and bakeries. You will also find one of the
largest organic marketplaces in Queens.
Designer clothes for women, men and children are available in our stylish boutiques.
They are sure to satisfy the clotheshorse in you. Forest Hills can outfit you
from head to toe so don’t forget a visit to one of our shoe emporiums.
Beautiful gifts are yours to be found in our lovely gift shops, where the unique
and unusual are waiting just for you. You can also come and be pampered in one of the many hair
salons and day spas Forest Hills has to offer. Relax, Unwind and Have A Good Time…There’s No Place Like Forest Hills
The Forest Festival Of The Arts
A Forest Hills annual spring event held this year on May 23, 2004, is one of the
most well attended events in the city. It draws crowds in excess of 100,000 people who come for
the handmade merchandise, art, delicious food, and music. Everyone enjoys a day well spent in
Forest Hills at the Forest Hills Festival of the Arts.
The Labor Day Street Fair
A Forest Hills annual fall event held on the Sunday right before Labor Day.
This very popular fair has an eclectic mix of merchandise, a great variety of food and entertainment
for the kids. Both the Forest Hills Festival of the Arts and the Labor Day Street Fair are great ways
to get to know the local merchants who join in the activities and display their own distinctive high
quality merchandise. These are two great events you won’t want to miss.