Flower Power Party: Dahlia

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Flower Power Party: Dahlia

Thursday, July 18, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Included with Garden admission

Join QBG for our Flower Power Parties, a once-a-month celebration of culture, flowers, and food! On Dahlia Night, we are celebrating the culture of Mexico! Featuring a performance by Calpulli Mexican Dance Company. Calpulli presents the rich diversity of Mexican and Mexican-American cultural heritage through dance and live music. Enjoy offerings from food vendors and alcoholic beverages available for purchase. Create your own flower crown (for a fee), or flower print handkerchief (for a fee), and other botanical crafts inspired by the Garden’s blooming dahlias.

Drop-in. Included with Garden admission.

***While the event is free, Garden admission is to be paid at Garden entry. Admission April through October: Adults – $6, Seniors (age 62+) – $4, Students with ID – $4, Children (ages 4 to 12) – $2, Children (3 and under) – FREE, Members – FREE.

TIP:
Do more this evening!
-Meet QBG artist-in-resident, Pasqualina Azzarello, as she paints a new mural for the Education Building. (Included with Garden admission; Drop-in.)
– From June 12 through September 2, take selfies throughout the Garden with “Grown Up Flowers,” larger-than-life, inflatable flowers by PLAYLAB, INC. (Included with Garden admission; Drop-in.)
– Through August 25, go to the Visitor & Administration Building Gallery to see “In Full Bloom,” featuring three artists presenting work inspired by the shape and form of flowers and bodies in nature. (Included with Garden admission; Drop-in.)

Details

Date:
Thursday, July 18
Time:
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Cost:
Included with Garden admission
Event Category:
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Venue

Queens Botanical Garden
4350 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11355

Organizer

Queens Botanical Garden
Phone:
718.886.3800
Email:
info@queensbotanical.org
Website:
www.queensbotanical.org