WCS’s New York Aquarium Public Events 2009
The New York Aquarium provides an enjoyable and educational experience for the whole family to enjoy. All events run from noon to 4:00 p.m. and are free with paid admission.
Terrible Twos – celebrating the 2nd Birthday of our beloved Baby Walrus, June 13–14
Join us in a rousing chorus of Happy Birthday for Akituusaq, our baby walrus, as he celebrates his second birthday! Face painting, walrus workshops, costumed characters, and music all add up to an experience not to be missed. Kids get to sign and draw their special birthday greeting on the Aquarium’s Wall-rus giant greeting card.
Mermaids of the Deep, June 20–21
A fantastical weekend showcasing myths and legends of the high seas. Mermaids, Nemo, Poseidon and Aquaman! The Aquarium rolls out the carpet in Coney Island style with music, games, face painting, and crafts throughout the day.
Halloween at the A-scarium, October 31-November 1
Dress up the family and join us for this safe, fun, and educational Halloween tradition. Learn all about the monsters of the deep while you enjoy face painting, games, prizes, and arts and crafts. Experience the thrill of our new “Haunted Pavilion” and our special 4D Halloween ride. #