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Lunar New Year Events Calendar

Participants from The China Press carry their banner on 39th Avenue last year.
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Sat. Feb. 16

10 a.m.

Lunar New Year ceremony

Taipei Economic and Culture Office

133-32 41st Rd.

Free

11 a.m.

Lunar New Year Parade

Downtown Flushing

Runs south along Union Street from 39th Avenue to Sanford Avenue, turns west, then north along Main Street

Free

1 p.m.

Folk performance and food market

Flushing Mall

133-31 39th Ave.

Free

1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Lunar New Year lantern-making workshop

Queens Botanical Garden

43-50 Main St.

$2 per person

Visit queensbotanical.org for more details

Sun. Feb. 17

12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Traditional dance

2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Traditional music and crafts for children

Sky View Center

40-24 College Point Blvd. Level D

Free

Sun. Feb. 24

1 p.m.

Learn Lunar New Year print-making

Flushing Town Hall

137-35 Northern Blvd.

$10 Members, $10 Children, limit 20 participants

Visit flushingtownhall.org for more details

Sun. March 3

1 p.m.

Learn Lunar New Year print making

Flushing Town Hall

137-35 Northern Blvd.

$10 Members, $10 Children, limit 20 participants

Visit flushingtownhall.org for more details

5 p.m.

Family workshop: Lunar lantern making

Flushing Town Hall

137-35 Northern Blvd.

$10 Members, $8 Children

Visit flushingtownhall.org for more details

6:30 p.m.

Lunar New Year celebration through poetry

Flushing Town Hall

137-35 Northern Blvd.

Free

Visit flushingtownhall.org for more details

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