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Winter Solstice Celebration & Tree Lighting Ceremony

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Add to Calendar 08-12-2013 08-12-2013 15 Winter Solstice Celebration & Tree Lighting Ceremony Get into the holiday spirit with an afternoon of family fun, including a winter Garden tour, botanical crafts (additional fee), and live musical performances, as well as a Holiday Marketplace. Plus, enjoy Tree Lighting Ceremony at 4:30pm. Event schedule as follows: Noon to 5pm: Refreshments and treats for purchase from La Bella Torte 12:30 to 4:30pm: Photos with Santa (fee applies; must be on line by 4pm) 1 to 2pm: Tour the Garden in Winter 2 to 4pm: Botanical craft activities (additional fee; while supplies last) 3 to 4pm: Concert by the Rough Dozen acappella group performing seasonal songs 4:30 to 5pm: Tree lighting ceremony and sing-along Parking Garden open (fees apply). Garden admission is free November 1–March 31. http://www.nymetroparents.com/2014neweventinfo.cfm?id=150557 Queens Botanical Garden true DD/MM/YYYY
December 08, 2013
12:30pm-5pm
Queens Botanical Garden
Flushing
All Ages

Description: Get into the holiday spirit with an afternoon of family fun, including a winter Garden tour, botanical crafts (additional fee), and live musical performances, as well as a Holiday Marketplace. Plus, enjoy Tree Lighting Ceremony at 4:30pm. Event schedule as follows:

Noon to 5pm: Refreshments and treats for purchase from La Bella Torte 12:30 to 4:30pm: Photos with Santa (fee applies; must be on line by 4pm) 1 to 2pm: Tour the Garden in Winter 2 to 4pm: Botanical craft activities (additional fee; while supplies last) 3 to 4pm: Concert by the Rough Dozen acappella group performing seasonal songs 4:30 to 5pm: Tree lighting ceremony and sing-along Parking Garden open (fees apply). Garden admission is free November 1–March 31.

Address: 43-50 Main St.
Flushing, NY 11355
Phone: 718-886-3800
Website: queensbotanical.org

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