Flushing Holiday Decorations

Holiday decorations are up in downtown Flushing.

A Santa in Manhattan, no doubt heading to Flushing.

A Santa in Manhattan, no doubt heading to Flushing.

A wreath decorates the gate to the Queens Botanical Garden.

A wreath decorates the gate of the Queens Botanical Garden.

A strange snowman stands in front of the garden's offices.

A strange snowman beckons toward the garden’s offices.

Holiday decorations on Blossom Avenue at sunset.

Holiday lights on Blossom Avenue at sunset.

Holiday fashion: the Snow Queen look.

Holiday fashion: the Snow Queen look…

And the red Santa option.

…and the red Santa alternative.

Holiday Tree at the new development on the corner of Prince Street and 39th Avenue.

Holiday Tree at the new development on the corner of Prince Street and 39th Avenue.

Christmas Tree and Menorah before the public library.

Decorated tree and Menorah before the Queens Library. The Menorah might violate the Establishment Clause of the First Amendment of the US Constitution, but nobody seems to care in Flushing.

Merry Xmas lights at the Skyline Towers.

Merry Xmas lights at the Skyline Towers, where likely few of the residents are Christians.

 

Creche at Saint Michael's Catholic Church.

Creche at Saint Michael’s Catholic Church.

Apartment building decorations on Kissena Boulvard at night.

Apartment building decorations on Kissena Boulvard at night.

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