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World Tai Chi and Qigong Day 2024

Sat, April 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

World Tai Chi and Qigong Day tai chi and qigong classes and demonstrations

FREE Tai Chi classes, Qigong classes, Yoga, and Healing Garden*

Come be part of our local outdoor, family-friendly, global event, hosted by Peaceable Dragon. Watch, participate, experience, celebrate. Come for WTCQD, then stay and enjoy the beautiful botanical gardens and take advantage of Meadowlark’s Azalea Plant Sale!

Peaceable Dragon and Meadowlark Botanical Gardens (Find us at the Korean Bell Garden within the Park) invite you to

  • Watch demonstrations of various forms of internal arts including Tai Chi, Qigong (Chi Kung), Yoga, and others.
  • Participate in mini-classes taught by some of the area’s leading instructors from a variety of schools and disciplines.
  • Visit our “Healing Garden” and explore other types of healing therapies.
  • Watch, or participate in our drum circle—bring your own drum!
  • Come and join the fun!

Note: Doors open at 9:30 am. The fun starts at 10 am. Allow plenty of time to park, enter, and walk to the Bell Garden.


On the last Saturday of April each year at 10 am local time, tens of thousands, in 100s of cities, spanning 80 nations, join together to celebrate World Tai Chi & Qigong Day. The events begin in the earliest time zones of New Zealand, then unfold across the world as the planet turns—Australia, Asia, Europe, Africa, North and South America, and finally ending this global wave of Qi and celebration with events in Hawaii. Want to learn more? Visit the official WTCQD website.

*$4 Meadowlark Botanical Gardens entrance fee. All demonstrations and classes are free.

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Sat, April 27
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Meadowlark Botanical Gardens
9750 Meadowlark Gardens Ct.
Vienna, VA 22182 United States
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Various demonstrations and classes