5. Learn About the Lucky Plants of the Chinese New Year

Starting at 12pm on Saturday, February 17, the Queens Botanical Garden will be hosting various craft activities and performances. You’ll have the opportunity to learn about the “Lucky Plants” of Lunar New Year, from chrysanthemums to jade plants.

There will also be a sale, where you can buy your own plant to welcome in the next year with the best energy. The event is free and you can find more information on the NYC Parks’ website.