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Year of the Tiger Community Art Project

Year of the Tiger Community Art Project

January 29 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 1:00 pm, repeating until January 30, 2022

Queens Botanical Garden
43-50 Main Street
Flushing, NY

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Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

FREE

Create a tiger stripe pattern panel or decorate a tiger face to hang at the QBG Visitor & Administration Building for the month of February.

This project will take place outdoors on the covered terrace, or materials may also be picked up to work on at home and returned for display by February 5 at the Lunar New Year celebration event.

Also shop a lucky plant sale with jade plants to peace lilies and other auspicious beauties, and explore the varied landscapes and art installations at this 49 acre oasis.

Mark Morris Dance Group at Queens Botanical Garden

Mark Morris Dance Group presents outdoor performances, including Water, Greek to Me, Suite from Orfeo ed Euridice, and Dancing Honeymoon. Before the show, join an interactive dance workshop, with a modified seated portion available for individuals with mobility limitations.

Workshop is 6-6:45 pm with the show starting at 7 pm.

Suitable for all ages, with and without disabilities.

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Movie Night at the Garden: The Princess and the Frog

Get your fortune told, voodoo style, then see a screening of Disney’s 2009 animated musical The Princess and the Frog

Each ticket comes with after-hours admission to the Garden, and a $5 food voucher to redeem onsite at the pop-up QBG Harvest Cafe, featuring seasonal light foods and refreshments.

Bring your own blanket and/or lawn…

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Queens International Night Market

Sample cuisine from around the world at a large, family-friendly open-air night market in Queens. Shop around 100 independent vendors selling merchandise, art, and food. Also enjoy live music and cultural performances celebrating the rich cultural diversity and heritage of NYC and Queens. Dine in a large picnic area.

Play New York Hall of…

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Jurassic & Triassic Playground

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…

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Unisphere & Fountain of the Fairs

Splash beneath the iconic Unisphere from the 1939 World’s Fair in recently renovated sprinklers showers and mist rising from the reflecting pool.

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