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The Shops at Skyview in Flushing unveils schedule of holiday-themed events

Nov. 24, 2023 By Nevine Salameh

The Shops at Skyview is bringing the holiday cheer to Flushing by hosting a series of holiday-themed events.

Located at 40-24 College Point Blvd. in Flushing, the Shops at Skyview is a multi-level shopping destination that features stores with leading brands and signature events curated for friends and families.

The shopping center’s Holiday Tree celebration will commence Dec. 1 with guests viewing and voting on all of this year’s nonprofit trees that are creatively decorated and lit by community members for a chance at the grand prize, a $1,000 donation.

Participating non-profits and retailers will include, Target and The Book Fairies, Sephora and Glow Cultural Center, Uniqlo and Queens Museum, Qbedding and Queen Tourism Council, Coco Tea and Flushing BID and Everyday Beauty and Garden of Hope.

Voting is open through Dec. 24.

Additionally, on Dec. 1, complimentary gingerbread house kits will be offered by participating retailers, such as Sephora, Everyday Beauty, QBedding and Grandma’s Dimsum, as a gift with a purchase. More information will be made available by retailers.

The center’s Holiday Weekend celebration will begin on Dec. 9, between 2 and 5 p.m., and will require pre-registration, accessible here, to enter the express line for an experience that features live jazz music and dance performances to highlight their magical tree lighting ceremony and a complimentary photo op with Santa Claus.

The following weekend, on Dec. 16, from 2 and 4 p.m., the shopping center will offer a punch needle arts and crafts session that will revolve around crafting holiday-themed punch needle art with the help of a renowned textile artist, along with a gingerbread house and holiday cocktail-making session available at 4 p.m. 

Both sessions are two hours in length, with the punch needle art crafts session available for all ages, and the gingerbread house-making session will be for adults ages 21 and up. Tickets are priced at $20 and accessible here

For more details about The Shops at Skyview’s holiday events, visit theshopsatskyviewny.com.

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