Address: 43-50 Main Street - 718-886-3800
Description: Winter Solstice Celebration & Tree Lighting Ceremony at Queens Botanical Garden Sunday, December 8, 2013 from 12:30 to 5pm • Tree lighting at 4:30pm 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 our Holiday Marketplace. Plus, join us for our Tree Lighting Ceremony at 4:30pm! 12:30 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.