Lunar New Year Celebration

Feb 1 - 2

Julie Larsen Maher © WCS

In celebration of the Lunar New Year, Year of the Horse, the Queens Zoo is offering a special weekend event inside the Discovery Center. Crafts, storytelling, and animal encounters with our horses will be part of the fun.


Scavenger Hunt
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Crafts: Dragon masks and lanterns
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Story Time in the Wild Room
1:00 & 2:45 p.m.

Dance Workshop, presented by Chinese Theater Works
1:30 & 3:00 p.m.

Horse Encounter on Farm
12:30 & 3:00 p.m.

Dragon Mask Parade
3:15 p.m.

Activities are free with admission to the zoo. For more information please call 718-271-7361 or e-mail

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