Lunar New Year at the Queens Botanical Garden

Sat Feb 5, 2022
12:00pm to 3:00pm ET
All
FREE
Queens Botanical Garden

Celebrate the Year of the Tiger at QBG with lion dance performances, a winter scavenger hunt, storytelling, take-home crafts, and more.

Note: All activities are outdoors and weather permitting.

Schedule subject to change.

Compost Tours
Join QBG staff on a tour of the Garden's composting site!
Tour at 11:30am in English & Mandarin
Tour at 2pm in Mandarin

Winter Scavenger Hunt
Go on a scavenger hunt to explore the Garden’s colors and trees in winter. Collect a QBG goodie bag when you’ve finished, while supplies last.

Zodiac Animal Library and Storytime
Listen to stories or read stories on your own about the Chinese Zodiac and the different zodiac animals. Pick out a sticker for which zodiac animal you are! Storytime at 12:30pm and 2pm

Year of the Tiger Community Art Project
Contribute to the tiger stripe project or decorate your own tiger face to hang at QBG’s Visitor & Administration Building for the month of February.

Lion Dance Performances
Performances at 1pm and 2:30pm

Take Home Crafts
Make your own paper blossom branch! One grab-and-go kit per person, while supplies last.

** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.
** Please keep your family and others safe by wearing masks and social distancing. If an activity appears too crowded, try using the "nearby" search feature on our activity calendar to find something else to do.
Taikoza
Alley Pond Park - 1:00 PM Pick
Cymbeline
Brooklyn Commons at Metrotech - 7:00 PM Pick
Movies under the Stars: Cars (G)
Harris Brothers Park - 8:30 PM Pick
Amazing Race/Creature Creator Robotics Camp
The Afterschool Collective Company - 8:30 AM
TAWCS C.A.M.P. [Combining Art and Math with Purpose]
The Art of Words Community School (TAWCS) - 9:00 AM
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides