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Miffy Presents Lunar New Year

Lunar New Year Celebration Event

Jan 28 @ 12:00 pm4:00 pm

Queens Botanical Garden
43-50 Main Street
Flushing, NY

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$5 suggested donation

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

Celebrate the Year of the Rabbit with Miffy, the globally beloved bunny. Enjoy lion dance performances, zodiac crafts, demonstrations, storytime, lucky plant sale, and more in a gorgeous garden.

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Queens Museum Lunar New Year Celebration

Celebrate the year of the rabbit with folk dances, Lion Dance, Kung fu demonstrations, and traditional arts and crafts. Enjoy a 45-minute performance program featuring professional artists and students of New York Chinese Cultural Center’s School of the Arts, as well as a hands-on Chinese calligraphy and ink brush painting workshop for kids and adults.

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The Monkey King

See  an original musical based on the legendary mythical figure from the beloved 16th-century Chinese novel “Journey to the West,” by Wu Cheng’en. Follow the adventures of the first-ever female Monkey King as she battles against Heaven and Earth’s most treacherous foes to save her tribe and achieve immortality. Features a cast of memorable characters,…

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The Beauty of Ballet

See two local dance companies on an outdoor stage: 2nd Best Dance Company, creator of physically rigorous, almost always slapstick dance-plays and tap troupe Demi Remick & Dancers.

Presented by Queens Theatre. Free online tickets required.

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SciSkate

Take a glide around an indoor rink in skates or booties for a warm, wintertime experience. The rink is made from Glice, an eco-friendly synthetic plastic surface.

Skates and booties rentals included (starting at size 9). You can bring your own skates but make sure they are sharpened.

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