Lunar New Year Celebration

Saturday, February 9–Sunday, February 10

11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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Come celebrate the year of the pig at the Queens Zoo with live animal guests, crafts, a self-guided scavenger hunt, ribbon dancing, and more!

Activity Time Location

Lunar New Year Craft

Make a special craft to celebrate the year of the pig.
11am - 4pm Education Center (on farm side)

Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt

See how many zodiac animals you can find at the Queens Zoo by solving clues.
11am - 4pm Throughout the Zoo

Hot Cocoa & Fortune Cookies

Come warm up with a nice cup of cocoa and a yummy fortune cookie.
11am - 4pm Sea Lion Cafe

Ribbon Dancing

Ribbon dancing workshop.
Sun: 11am & 11:30 am Wild Classroom (in Sea Lion Cafe

Story Time

Listen to stories about pigs.
11:30am; 12:30pm; 3pm Education Center (on farm side)

Treats for the pigs

We have a special treat for our pigs in celebration of Year of the Pig.
11:30am and 3:30pm Pig Exhibit (on farm side)

Lantern Making Workshop

Practice with our guest lantern makers.
1pm - 2pm & 2pm - 3pm Wild Classroom (near Sea Lion Cafe)

Meet a Live Animal Guest

Come meet a furry mammal that knows just how to survive the winter cold.
12pm; 2:30pm; 3:30pm Wild Classroom (near Sea Lion Cafe)

Sugar Painting Workshop

Practice with our guest sugar painters
1pm - 2pm & 2pm - 3pm Education Center (on farm side)

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