Queens Botanical Garden
Jul 29 @ 8:00 am - Sep 30 @ 4:30 pm
Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
Explore lovely gardens in a 39-acre oasis in one of New York City’s most bustling and diverse neighborhoods.
Look for site-specific art throughout the garden including a reflective, life-sized kaleidoscope and a beautiful mural ‘Wonder Garden’ outside the Education Building.
Closed Mondays (except holidays).
Experience the World’s Borough through the amazing talents of local dance artists. 6 Queens-based professional companies perform diverse dance cultures and techniques including Colombian, tap, Hula, West African, contemporary, Afro Latin, Chutney, Turkish Gypsy, hip-hop, Kathak, ballroom, Greek, ballet, and Filipino.
Different lineup each evening.
See an original outdoor contemporary dance inspired by Asian immigrants’ stories focusing on the Chinese diaspora in Flushing, New York.
The piece combines movements with text, theatre, and an original score to bring the audience a unique performing arts experience within a beautiful setting in Queens Botanical Garden. The audience is encouraged to participate…
Spend the evening in an urban oasis-turned outdoor cinema with after-hours admission. See A young boy Pixar’s animated tale about a young boy on the Italian Riviera experiencing an unforgettable summer filled with gelato, pasta, and endless scooter—interrupted by the fact that he’s a sea monster from another world.
Before the film, come make a…More info
Dino lovers can climb and play on an dino-inspired equipment at two playgrounds on opposite sides of Meadow Lake created to commemorate the Sinclair Oil “Dinoland” exhibit at the 1964-65 World’s Fair. In addition to swings and jungle gymes, find dinosaur footprints and art throughout the playground. Learn about flora and fauna from the Triassic…More info