Summer Nights

Summer Nights

Thursdays, June 6 through September 12

Included with Garden Admission

QBG is extending its open hours so you can enjoy twilight at the Garden every Thursday, June 6 through September 12.

Join us once a month for Flower Power Parties taking place on select Summer Nights–Thursdays, June 20, July 18, August 8, and September 12–which will include live music and dance, botanical crafts, food and alcoholic beverages available for purchase, as well as other programming!

*** 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.

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As part of Summer Nights, come for Flower Power Parties, a once-a-month celebration of culture, flowers, and food!

Flower Power Party: Lavender

Thursday, June 27, 6 to 8pm
Included with Garden Admission

On Lavender Night, we are celebrating diversity and Pride! Featuring a performance by ¡Retumba!, a multi-cultural all-woman Afro-Caribbean music and dance ensemble, who will get you dancing all evening. Create your own flower crown and other botanical crafts inspired by the Garden’s blooming lavender. This event was rescheduled from June 20 to June 27 due to inclement weather.

Please Note: For the rescheduled event on Thursday, June 27, we will not have food or cash bar. However, you are welcome to bring your own picnic spreads and Flushing offers a wonderful array of foods to enjoy in the Garden.

Flower Power Party: Dahlia

Thursday, July 18, 6 to 8pm
Included with Garden Admission

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.

Flower Power Party: Orchid

Thursday, August 8, 6 to 8pm

Stay tuned for more details!

 

Flower Power Party: Lotus

Thursday, September 12, 6 to 8pm

Stay tuned for more details!