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Land Ho’! Our Second Annual Pirates and Princesses Treasure Hunt is Sure to be an Epic Adventure

September 26, 2016 » In honor of the end of its season, we are hosting the second annual Pirates and Princesses Treasure Hunt Sunday, October 9, 2016 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. (Read More)

Pennysaver Papers Announce Ethel the Camel Has One Hump

August 25, 2016 » Pennysaver Papers reports on Ethel the camel's hump and Camel Naming Party. (Read More)

Newsday: 2-Day Old Camel Gets Visitors

August 15, 2016 » Newsday was among the many visitors to the Long Island Game Farm to welcome Sandy the camel's baby! (Read More)

Newsday Invites You to Our Baby Camel Naming Party!

August 3, 2016 » Leading up to Saturday's festivities, the farm held a camel naming contest on its Facebook page, and asked people to send in name ideas. Farm staffers then chose their favorite names and opened voting up to the public. (Read More)

Ronkonkoma Review Features 1970's Day Celebration

July 28, 2016 » "In an ode to the simple lifestyle of yesteryear, guests of all ages came to celebrate the park's 47th Season during this event." (Read More)

Neighbor Newspapers Features 1970's Day Celebration

July 27, 2016 » "Thousands of guests turned out for the Long Island Game Farm – Wildlife Park & Children's Zoo's 2nd annual 1970's Admission Price Day on Saturday, July 16th." (Read More)

Newsday Captures 1970's Day Fun

July 17, 2016 » LIGF guests Victoria and Rosalie Rutigliano and Mikayla, Stephen and Jayden Herbert appear in Newsday's coverage of 1970's Day. (Read More)

Newsday's "Around LI" Column Features 1970's Day

July 15, 2016 » "The Long Island Game Farm in Manorville is turning back the clock this weekend to the era of disco, pet rocks and leisure suits." (Read More)

Newsday Shares What's New at the Long Island Game Farm

July 12, 2016 » The Game Farm's baby camel and Clifford the giraffe's feeding platform are two of the recent additions to Long Island amusement parks listed in this article. (Read More)

Newsday Lists Giraffe Encounter as Destination for Messy Fun

June 29, 2016 » In honor of International Mud Day (June 25), Newsday listed the Long Island Game Farm's Giraffe Encounter as a great place for kids to have some slobbery fun. (Read More)

Game Farm Veterinarian John Andresen Honored in Suffolk Times

June 28, 2016 » The Suffolk Times recently described a day in the life of Dr. John Andresen, who has been the Long Island Game Farm's sole veterinarian for over 46 years. (Read More)

Long Island Game Farm - Wildlife Park & Children's Zoo Unveils New Giraffe Encounter

June 27, 2016 » With summer officially in session and July 4 weekend right around the corner, our new Giraffe Encounter is now officially open to the public. As part of this new exhibit, guests will be given the opportunity to get eye to eye with the park's resident giraffe, Clifford, who now also has an expanded enclosure. (Read More)

LIGF Offers Low-Cost Admission for Second Annual 1970s Admission Price Day

June 10, 2016 » In an ode to the simple life of yesteryear, the Long Island Game Farm (LIGF) is proud to once again present its 1970s Admission Price Day, on Saturday, July 16 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (Read More)

Odyssey Named Us #6 in the "16 Stops To Make On Long Island This Summer"

June 2, 2016 » "If you like to try new things and are up for an adventure, take a look at these 16 stops to make on Long Island during summer 2016. Here are just a few of the many amazing hot-spots the Island has to offer." (Read More)

David Rosaire's World-Famous Dog Show Celebrates Pekingese and Chinese Cultures

April 21, 2016 »David Rosaire and his "One and Only Pekingese Dog Act" returns to the Long Island Game Farm — Wildlife Park & Children's Zoo for the third consecutive year. New for 2016 is the addition of Chinese-themed costumes and production elements that celebrate the heritage of Mr. Rosaire's pups. (Read More)

Connect to Nature with Ranger Eric Powers at The Long Island Game Farm — Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo

April 4, 2016 »Join Ranger Eric Powers, a wildlife biologist with 27 years’ experience, at The The Long Island Game Farm — Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo for a fascinating show about wildlife, pets and nature. Ranger Eric will present his “Your Connection to Nature” animal show at the zoo at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 14 and Saturday, May 21. (Read More)

The Long Island Game Farm – Wildlife Park & Children's Zoo 2016 Season to Begin on April 16

March 21, 2016 »The Long Island Game Farm — Wildlife Park & Children's Zoo officially opens for the season the weekend of Saturday, April 16 and Sunday, April 17. Now in its 47th season, the park has long provided Long Island students and families with a wide array of animals, education, and — most of all — fun. (Read More)

The North Forker Featured North Shore Horse Rescue's 2nd Annual Gala

February 15, 2016 »The North Forker mentioned our friends and colleagues at North Shore Horse Rescue in the paper's article about the upcoming NSHR Phoenix Award Gala. The Gala will honor LIGF owners Diane and Melinda Novak. (Read More)

The Smithtown Messenger Spread the Word About the Loss of Our Beloved Cougar

February 12, 2016 »The Smithtown Messenger acknowledged the passing of the Game Farm's beloved cougar, Hudson, who died on Sunday, January 30. (Read More)

Long Island Game Farm’s Beloved Cougar Passes

February 5, 2016 »Long Island Game Farm (LIGF) owners and zookeepers said goodbye to Hudson, the park’s beloved cougar, on Sunday, January 30. At nearly 20 years of age, Hudson, considered one of stars of the zoo, died simply of old age and had lived well beyond the 13-year life span of a cougar. (Read More)

2016 Internship Program Announcement

February 3, 2016 »Long Island Game Farm is excited to announce a new Internship Program available at the park in the areas of daily operations, animal handling, education and office management. All current college students interested in the fields of hospitality, veterinary medicine, other sciences such as biology or business and marketing are encouraged to apply. (Read More)

North Shore Horse Rescue Hosts Second Annual Gala

January 20, 2016 »North Shore Horse Rescue & Sanctuary (NSHR), a local ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) non-profit horse shelter, is hosting its Second Annual Phoenix Award Gala on Friday, March 4 at 7 p.m. (Read More)

Ronkonkoma Review Shined the Spotlight on Our Pirates and Princesses Treasure Hunt

October 28, 2015 »The Ronkonkoma Review captured the thrill of adventure at our Pirates and Princesses Treasure Hunt held Sunday, October 11. The event featured a treasure hunt with prizes for all participants, photo opportunities with a real pirate, princess, parrot and more! (Read More)

New York Metro Parent Listed Our Pirates and Princesses Treasure Hunt Third on the Editors' Hot Tickets list

October 22, 2015 »Why does New York Metro Parent love our Pirates and Princesses event? (Click here to find out)

Hundreds Sought Adventure at the Long Island Game Farm’s Pirates and Princesses Treasure Hunt

October 13, 2015 »The Long Island Game Farm – Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo celebrated its final weekend of 2015 with its first-ever Pirates and Princesses Treasure Hunt. Hundreds children of all ages donned their best ball gowns and swashbuckling attire to participate in an expedition around the zoo. (Full story)

Local Girl Scouts Are Treated to a Special Day at the Long Island Game Farm

October 1, 2015 »Hundreds of young girls came out for the Girl Scouts of Suffolk County’s (GSSC) 7th Annual Girl Scout Day at the Long Island Game Farm – Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo. (Full story)

Adventure Sets Sail at the Long Island Game Farm's Pirates and Princesses Treasure Hunt

September 30, 2015 »Adventure sets sail at the Long Island Game Farm — Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo’s Pirates and Princess Treasure Hunt. The event is scheduled for Sunday, October 11, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., in honor of Christopher Columbus’ journey around the world and the park’s final weekend of the season. (Full story)

Long Island Game Farm Sends Summer out with a Back-to-School-Blast

September 17, 2015 »The Long Island Game Farm hosted its Back to School Blast on Saturday, August 29. Hundreds of visitors took advantage of reduced admission prices, face painting and all of the zoo’s traditional exhibits and shows. Guests were presented with giveaways from Staples and Tanger Outlets Riverhead. (Full story)

Visit the Long Island Game Farm Before the Animals Head South for Winter

September 11, 2015 »The Long Island Game Farm will be going into hibernation on Tuesday, October 13, but the animals aren’t going anywhere just yet. Instead, the zoo has increased its Facebook coupon to $4 off admission and has updated its fall hours and show schedule for the remainder of the season. (Full story)

One Last Hurrah at Long Island Game Farm’s Back-to-School Blast

August 20, 2015 »Summer is winding down and so are the August 29 admission prices at the Long Island Game Farm Back to School Blast. General admission for the park is being reduced to $5 (plus tax) for adults and children. (Full story)

The Long Island Game Farm: 16 secrets and fun facts

August 14, 2015 » Newsday has featured The Long Island Game Farm this week (Full story)

The Dog Days of Summer in its Final Days at the Long Island Game Farm

August 12, 2015 » If you hurry, it's not to late to see David Rosaire and his famous “One and Only Pekingese Dog Act Featuring Vanna the Baboon”. (Full story)

Lemurs Learning To Paint

August 4, 2015 » In this "Exit 10/55" segment, WLNY-TV 10/55's Richard Rose interviews the Long Island Game Farm's Emma Hallowell.
(Watch the video here)

Lemurs Can Paint! (Newsday)

August 3, 2015 » Lemurs at the Long Island Game Farm in Manorville showed how they paint for visitors to the farm on July, 30, 2015. The canvases produced by the monkey-like tree dwellers are sold at the farm to benefit to support fun activities for the animals. (Watch the video here)

NJ Lawmaker Proposes Ban On Game Trophies Coming Through NY, NJ Airports In Wake Of Cecil The Lion’s Death

July 30, 2015 » Long Island Game Farm mourns the death of protected lion Cecil in Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe, earlier this week. Thankfully legislation is being written to prevent these beautiful creatures being transported as game. (Full Story)

Thousands of Visitors Turned Out for 1970’s Admission Price Day at Long Island Game Farm

July 30, 2015 » Visitors shared memories to the Memory Board of their early visits to the Long Island Game Farm and enjoyed listening to the music from that decade. Children had the opportunities to make their own pet rock and have their faces decorated by Game Farm staffers. (Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm Rolls Back Admission Prices for 1970s Day

July 20, 2015 » It was the year 1970. Apollo 13 was launched toward the moon, the United States celebrated its very first Earth Day, and the voting age was lowered to 18. It was also the year a new attraction opened up in Manorville: The Long Island Game Farm. (Full Story)

Cornell University Student Receives Grant to Study Behaviors of Ruffed Lemurs at Long Island Game Farm

July 1, 2015 » Research Project Hopes to Prove That Enriching Animals’ Environment Can Be Beneficial (Full Story)

Father's Day

Take Dad to the Long Island Game Farm This Father’s Day Weekend!

June 18, 2015 » Instead of getting him another tie or bottle of aftershave this Father’s Day, take Dad to the Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo. The Game Farm is an ideal destination for this Father’s Day weekend as he will have the chance to take in some unique animal encounters and watch a live dog show. (Full Story)

Spring Schedule

Daily Spring Schedule Has Been Released

April 17, 2015 » Springtime is the time when you may witness the miracle of birth in our Nursery. All the animals are happy to see you after the long winter. Thanks for visiting! (Full Story)

 

Long Island Game Farm Welcomes Back David Rosaire and The One And Only Pekingese Dog Act

April 30, 2015 »For the second consecutive year, the Long Island Game Farm -– Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo will be featuring David Rosaire and his Pekingese Dog Act to the Game Farm’s main stage from May 21 to September 7. (Full Story)

 

Newly Acquired Alpacas Join the Long Island Game Farm’s Family Just in Time for the Grand Opening

April 17, 2015 »Just in time for the grand opening of its 46th season on April 8, the Long Island Game Farm showed visitors its newly acquired alpacas as part of its expanding animal exhibit. The Game Farm received the animals from the Ceruti family of Shoreham, who have been longtime friends of the Game Farm. (Full Story)

 

Long Island Game Farm's Opening Day Is Featured on News 12!

April 9, 2015 »The Long Island Game Farm - Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo opened for its 46th season and News 12 Long Island got to check out all of the opening day excitement. Watch the video now (Full Story)

 

Visit The Game Farm To Help Kick Off Their 46th Season Starting on April 8!

March 31, 2015 »On April 8, the Long Island Game Farm - Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo will be opening for its 46th season of providing Long Island students and families with a wide array of animals, education, and―most of all―fun. (Full Story)

 girl scouts

Erik Callender Appears At Long Island Game Farm as Part of Fundraiser Day

October 10, 2014 »On October 5, the Long Island Game Farm welcomed several visitors to enjoy a day of excitement, charity, and education with Erik Callender of Erik’s Reptile Edventures. (Full Story)

girl scouts

Long Island Game Farm Hosts 6th Annual Girl Scout Day

September 29, 2014 » On September 20, the Long Island Game Farm hosted the Girl Scouts of Suffolk County at the 6th Annual Girl Scout Day. (Full Story)

clifford

Long Island Game Farm Hosts Fundraising Day for Erik’s Reptile Edventures

September 23, 2014 »On October 5th, Erik’s Reptile Edventures will be having a special fundraising event at the Long Island Game Farm - Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (Full Story)

clifford

Make the Long Island Game Farm Your Perfect Destination This Fall

September 10, 2014 »For those looking for something to do as they travel the North Fork of Long Island, they can visit the Long Island Game Farm during the fall season. (Full Story)

Girl Scout Day

Long Island Game Farm To Hosts 6th Annual Girl Scout Day

September 9, 2014 »The Long Island Game Farm hosted the Girl Scouts of Suffolk County at the 6th Annual Girl Scout Day on September 20. Children joined Girl Scout troops from Suffolk County in creating arts and crafts (Full Story)

The One And Only Pekingese Dog Act Featuring Vanna The Baboon — Presented By David Rosaire Runs Through September 1

The One And Only Pekingese Dog Act Featuring Vanna The Baboon — Presented By David Rosaire Runs Through September 1

There is still time — but not much — to catch David Rosaire and his Pekingese Dog Act at the Long Island Game Farm — Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo. The show will be at the Game Farm’s main stage until September 1. (Full Story)

Erik Callendar Set to Appear at Long Island Game Farm on August 2

Long Island Game Farm Invites Young Girls from The Butterfly Effect Project for a Special Day

On August 2, as part of a community service, the Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo will host members of The Butterfly Effect Project where approximately 20 young girls from the group will have the opportunity to view and learn about the animals, visit the newly established Erik’s Reptile Edventure Discovery Center and take in The One And Only Pekingese Dog Act Featuring Vanna The Baboon — Presented By David Rosaire. (Full Story)

Erik Callendar Set to Appear at Long Island Game Farm on August 2

Erik Callendar Set to Appear at Long Island Game Farm on August 2

On August 2, Erik Callendar will be at the Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Guests will have the opportunity to enjoy exclusive meet and greets with Erik and his reptile friends, including Twinkie, a 14-foot python, and Groucho, the snapping turtle.(Full Story)

Every Wednesday is “Senior Day” at the Long Island Game Farm

Every Wednesday is “Senior Day” at the Long Island Game Farm

Every Wednesday, senior citizens over the age of 62 will receive free admission to the Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo when accompanied by another person. That person will pay full price while the senior will be admitted free of charge (regularly $16.95 plus tax). (Full Story)

Take Dad to the Long Island Game Farm on Father’s Day to Make Unforgettable Memories at a Discounted Price

Take Dad to the Long Island Game Farm on Father’s Day to Make Unforgettable Memories at a Discounted Price

Bring Dad to the Long Island Game Farm — Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo on Father’s Day, June 15, to celebrate with cute, cuddly animals that will place an instant smile on his face. (Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm Unveils Erik’s Reptile Edventure Discovery Center

Long Island Game Farm Unveils Erik’s Reptile Edventure Discovery Center

On May 23, the Long Island Game Farm - Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo opened its new exclusive reptile center, called Erik’s Reptile Edventure Discovery Center. (Full Story)

The Long Island Game Farm Welcomes The One And Only Pekingese Dog Act Featuring Vanna The Baboon — Presented By David Rosaire

The Long Island Game Farm Welcomes The One And Only Pekingese Dog Act Featuring Vanna The Baboon — Presented By David Rosaire

The Long Island Game Farm — Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo is happy to announce that David Rosaire and his Pekingese Dog Act will be taking the stage, beginning on May 23. (Full Story)

The Long Island Game Farm Commemorates Easter with an Exclusive Egg Hunt

Long Island Game Farm Hosts Earth Day Weekend

On April 26 and April 27, the Long Island Game Farm - Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo hosted an Earth Day learning activity, in which children were encouraged to plant bean seeds, provide the proper care, and watch it grow. (Full Story)

The Long Island Game Farm Commemorates Easter with an Exclusive Egg Hunt

The Long Island Game Farm Wildlife and Children's Zoo

This is a different sort of farm. It has all sorts of fun animals —monkeys and zebras, ostriches and buffalo.There also is a petting zoo, where visitors can bottle —feed the baby animals. (Full Story)

The Long Island Game Farm Commemorates Easter with an Exclusive Egg Hunt

The Long Island Game Farm Commemorates Easter with an Exclusive Egg Hunt

On April 20, take some time out of your “hoppining” holiday to visit the Long Island Game Farm — Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo with your children! The Game Farm will be hosting its very own Easter Egg Hunt at 1 p.m. for children in the community to enjoy. The cost of the Egg Hunt will be included in the regular admission price. (Full Story)

The Long Island Game Farm Welcomes Three Baby American Blackbelly Sheep to Its Tight-Knit Family

The Long Island Game Farm Welcomes Three Baby American Blackbelly Sheep to Its Tight-Knit Family

Just over one month ago, the Long Island Game Farm - Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo welcomed two fluffy Blackbelly sheep into its enormous family—one female and one male. (Full Story)

Visit The Game Farm To Help Kickoff Their 45th Season

Visit The Game Farm To Help Kickoff Their 45th Season

On April 12, the Long Island Game Farm - Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo will be opening for its 45th season of providing Long Island students and families with a wide array of animals, education, and―most of all―fun. (Full Story)

Visit The Long Island Game Farm for Your Next Field Trip

Visit The Game Farm for Your Next Field Trip

The Long Island Game Farm is the perfect destination for your next field trip, offering both a fun atmosphere and educational animal lessons. (Full Story)

Love at First Sight

Visitors’ Contest Winner Announced: Love at First Sight

Aurora Capulong’s son, Datu, of Port Jefferson Station, was announced the winner of The Long Island Game Farm’s Annual Visitor Photo Contest with a candid, endearing shot of him... (Full Story)

Girl Scouts

Long Island Game Farm Hosts Science-Themed Girl Scout Day

On September 21, the Long Island Game Farm hosted the Girl Scouts of Suffolk County at the 5th Annual Girl Scout Day.(Full Story)

Girl Scouts

Long Island Game Farm Hosts 5th Annual Girl Scout Day on September 21

For the fifth year in a row, the Long Island Game Farm is hosting its annual Girl Scout Day for the Girl Scouts of Suffolk County on September 21 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. This is a rain-or-shine event.(Full Story)

Game Farm

ExploreLI: 100 things every kid should do on Long Island

Feeding the animals at the Long Island Game Farm was listed as #2 in ExploreLI's Top 100 things kids should do on LI.(Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm Hosts Dog Adoption Event

Long Island Game Farm Hosts Dog Adoption Event

On August 10, Long Island Game Farm hosted a dog adoption event for Brookhaven Animal Shelter.(Full Story)

Newsday

Newsday: "Reader Photos"

(Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm Staff and Visitors Gather to Celebrate Clifford the Giraffe’s Seventh Birthday Its 44th Season!

Long Island Game Farm Invites Visitors to Have Fun in the Fall

The Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo has announced that its inaugural Fall Festival will take place on weekends starting September 28 and running through October 27.(Full Story)

Leapin' leamur

Leapin' leamur

A red ruffed lemur plays at the Long Island Game Farm Wildlfe Park & Children's Zoo in Manorville after animal handler Taylor Anderson, 21, of MIddle Islan, fed the primate grapes. (Full Story)

Retired Firefighter Builds Hammock for Long Island Game Farm’s Gibbons

Retired Firefighter Builds Hammock for Long Island Game Farm’s Gibbons

The Long Island Game Farm recently received a hammock made out of a used fire hose that was created by a retired firefighter for the Game Farm’s gibbons. The gibbons, who are sisters, immediately started enjoying their new hammock once it was installed in their cage.(Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm Staff and Visitors Gather to Celebrate Clifford the Giraffe’s Seventh Birthday Its 44th Season!

Long Island Game Farm Extends Reduced Admission Offer to Manorville Residents throughout the End of August 2013

As a result of seeing the success and popularity of its offer, Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo has announced that its offer to admit Manorville residents at a reduced price will be extended until the end of August.(Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm Staff and Visitors Gather to Celebrate Clifford the Giraffe’s Seventh Birthday Its 44th Season!

Long Island Game Farm Hosts Dogs Ready to be Adopted from Brookhaven Animal Shelter & Adoption Center

Long Island Game Farm has announced that a dog adoption event for the Brookhaven Animal Shelter and Adoption Center will take place on August 10 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.(Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm Staff and Visitors Gather to Celebrate Clifford the Giraffe’s Seventh Birthday Its 44th Season!

Long Island Game Farm Staff and Visitors Gather to Celebrate Clifford the Giraffe’s Seventh Birthday!

On July 6, visitors to the Long Island Game Farm joined the Game Farm’s Vice President/Co-Owner, Melinda Novak, and Animal Lecturer Nicole Robinson to celebrate Clifford the giraffe’s seventh birthday.(Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm Hosts Kawasaki Disease Fundraiser

Jake Salzman Wins Stanley and Susan Novak Scholarship

Jake Salzman, a graduate of Sanford H. Calhoun High School, has won the Long Island Game Farm scholarship of $1,000 to ease his financial responsibility in his college career. (Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm Hosts Kawasaki Disease Fundraiser

Long Island Game Farm Offers “Senior Days”

Every Wednesday, senior citizens over the age of 62 will receive free admission to the Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo when accompanied by another person. (Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm Hosts Kawasaki Disease Fundraiser

Brad Barbeque Pitt by the Snout

At one of the more unique events of the day, oinks and squeals mixed with cheers and applause as the final stretch of the first race neared, and Brad Barbeque-Pitt, representing the green team, crossed the finish line. (Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm Hosts Kawasaki Disease Fundraiser

When Pigs Run

Twelve-week-old pigs run in a race at the Long Island Game Farm on Chapman Boulevard yesterday. The races go on until July 9, and resume in August. (Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm Hosts Kawasaki Disease Fundraiser

Fun and Games at Birthday.

Clifford is a real party animal. The giraffe celebrated his 7th birthday yesterday at his seasonal home at Long Island Game Farm in Manorville, where he gorged on a platter of kale carrots and bananas. (Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm Hosts Kawasaki Disease Fundraiser

Long Island Game Farm Celebrates Father’s Day

The Long Island Game Farm will be offering a special promotion this Father’s Day, June 16, that will allow all dads to receive half-price admission.The Game Farm is located at 489 Chapman Boulevard in Manorville, New York. (Full Story)

Come Take Clyde for a Ride! Long Island Game Farm’s Camel Ride is Now Open

Come Take Clyde for a Ride! Long Island Game Farm’s Camel Ride is Now Open

The Long Island Game Farm announced that they have opened a Camel ride to the public, just in time for Father’s Day. (Full Story)

“Nature Nick” Visits Rhame Avenue Elementary School after Winning Long Island Game Farm’s Facebook Essay Contest

“Nature Nick” Visits Rhame Avenue Elementary School after Winning Long Island Game Farm’s Facebook Essay Contest

On May 31, Rhame Avenue Elementary School in East Rockaway received a visit from “Nature Nick” after winning the Long Island Game Farm’s Facebook essay contest. (Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm- Wildlife and Petting Zoo fun for families

Long Island Game Farm- Wildlife and Petting Zoo fun for families

'Today's Mama' recently had the opportunity to visit Long Island Game Farm in Manorville and had a really nice day. Though the park is geared for the younger set, even my 10 and 12 year olds enjoyed it. (Full Story)

LIGF Announces Summer Show Schedule

LIGF Announces Summer Show Schedule

Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo has announced its summer show schedule for 2013. (Full Story)

Registration Begins for Camp Zoo

Register for Long Island Game Farm’s Camp Zoo for the 2013 Season

For the ninth year in a row, Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo is hosting its Camp Zoo, consisting of three one-week sessions for children ages 4-12. Sessions run Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Full Story)

Students from Rhame Avenue Elementary School To Receive a Visit from Nature Nick

Students from Rhame Avenue Elementary School To Receive a Visit from “Nature Nick”

The Long Island Game Farm has announced that Rhame Avenue Elementary School in East Rockaway will receive a visit from Nature Nick for winning the Game Farm’s new Facebook Essay Contest. (More Info)

Long Island Game Farm Celebrates Mexican Heritage with Cinco de Mayo Craft Project on May 5

LIGF Farm Celebrates Mexican Heritage with Cinco de Mayo Craft Project on May 5

In celebration of Mexico’s rich heritage, the Long Island Game Farm is hosting a Cinco de Mayo craft project on May 5 starting at 11 a.m. (More Info)

The Game Farm is Now Accepting Applications for its $1,000 Scholarship

Long Island Game Farm Scholarship Applications Now Available

For the tenth consecutive year, the Long Island Game Farm is inviting graduating high school seniors to apply for the Stanley and Susan Novak Memorial Scholarship. (More Info)

Here's Looking At You, Kid

The Jarvis sisters of Manorville — from left, Ryan, 6; Breanna, 11; Haley, 9; and Kate, 4 — visit with a 3-day-old goat yesterday at the Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park & Children's Zoo.(Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm Hosts Riverhead Kennel Club’s Spring AKC Match Show

Riverhead Kennel Club Match Dog Show to be Held May 11 at Long Island Game Farm

Long Island Game Farm - Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo is hosting the Riverhead Kennel Club’s Spring Match Show & Obedience with Rally at its Woodland Gardens area on May 11 at 9 a.m. This is a rain-or-shine event. Entries will be taken from 9-11 a.m.(Full Story)

 

Celebrate Earth Day As Children Go “Green at the Game Farm”

All living things need water to survive and stay hydrated. Do you appreciate the water found all around you that helps you grow? (Full Story)

Watch as The Long Island Game Farm Kicks off Its 44th Season on March 23!

This year, Long Island Game Farm - Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo celebrates its 44th season with its grand opening on March 23. (Full Story)

Win a Chance to Have Nature Nick Come to Your School!

The Long Island Game Farm is giving one class a chance to win a visit from Nature Nick as part of its new Essay Contest. (Full Story)

New Birthday Packages

Long Island Game Farm Offers New Birthday Packages

For those looking for a unique birthday experience for their children, parents should look no further than the Long Island Game Farm. (Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm Offers Fundraising Program for Local Organizations

Long Island Game Farm Offers Fundraising Program for Local Organizations

The Long Island Game Farm will offer organizations the ability to sell discounted tickets to their members and their families, while generating revenue for the organization. The program will be available from February 1, 2013 to June 30, 2013. (Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm Hosts Girl Scout Day on September 29

"We Heart the Game Farm"

The Long Island Game Farm announced that Rachel Burlew of Medford has won this season’s Visitors Photo Contest. (Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm Hosts Girl Scout Day on September 29

Long Island Game Farm Hosts Girl Scout Day in Celebration of Girl Scouts’ 100th Anniversary

In celebration of the Girl Scouts’ 100th anniversary, the Long Island Game Farm hosted its annual Girl Scout Day... (Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm Hosts Girl Scout Day on September 29

Make the Long Island Game Farm Your Perfect Destination This Fall

For those looking for something to do as they travel the North Fork of Long Island, they can visit Long Island ... (Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm Hosts Girl Scout Day on September 29

In celebration of the Girl Scouts’ 100th anniversary, the Long Island Game Farm is hosting its annual Girl Scout Day ... (Full Story)

Clifford Gets a Treat

Clifford Gets a Treat

Visitors to the Long Island Game Farm yesterday offer treats to Clifford... (Full Story)

Last Chance to See Muttville Comix Canine Comedy Show at Long Island Game Farm

Family fun at the Long Island Game Farm

My husband and I made a pact that we weren't going to spend our summer weekends doing chores . (Full Story)

Last Chance to See Muttville Comix Canine Comedy Show at Long Island Game Farm

Animals of the Long Island Game Farm

Get up close and personal with some of the animals and other attractions at the Long Island Game Farm in Manorville. (See Photos)

Devin Knox Wins Red Kangaroo Naming Contest

Devin Knox Wins Red Kangaroo Naming Contest

Devin Knox, a six-year-old from Medford, New York, was named the winner of the Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park ... (Full Story)

Southold Junior-Senior High School Graduate Kelly Bosco Wins Stanley and Susan Novak Scholarship

Southold Junior-Senior High School Graduate Kelly Bosco Wins Stanley and Susan Novak Scholarship

Kelly Bosco, a graduate of Southold Junior-Senior High School, has won the Long Island Game Farm scholarship of $1,000 to ease... (Full Story)

Mediterranean Fallow Deer Born at Long Island Game Farm

Enjoy an Animal Adventure at The Long Island Game Farm

The Long Island Game Farm was listed as one of the places to visit as part of the Long Island Press' Summer Bucket List.(Full Story)

Mediterranean Fallow Deer Born at Long Island Game Farm

Long Island Game Farm Launches “Senior Days”

Every Wednesday, senior citizens over the age of 62 will receive free admission to the Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo when accompanied by another person(Full Story)

Mediterranean Fallow Deer Born at Long Island Game Farm

Mediterranean Fallow Deer Born at Long Island Game Farm

The Long Island Game Farm recently welcomed the birth of three newborn Mediterranean fallow deer to the zoo. Their relatives currently reside at the Game Farm and can be petted and fed at Bambiland (Full Story)

Plan a Visit to the Long Island Game Farm

Plan a Visit to the Long Island Game Farm

Nestled on 25 acres in Manorville, just off the Long Island Expressway at exit 70 is the Long Island Game Farm and Wildlife Park, now in its 43rd season! A family run operation since 1970, it's a must see for families living on or visiting Long Island. (Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm Announces Naming Contest for Newly Arrived Red Kangaroo

Long Island Game Farm Announces Naming Contest for Newly Arrived Red Kangaroo

In celebration of the new arrival of a young male red kangaroo, the Long Island Game Farm Wildlife Park and Children’s Zoo is having a contest for the cutest name for the Game Farm’s latest addition. (Full Story)

Long Island Game Farm Hosts Riverhead Kennel Club’s Spring AKC Match Show

Long Island Game Farm Hosts Riverhead Kennel Club Match Dog Show

On May 12, the Long Island Game Farm hosted the Riverhead Kennel Club’s Spring Match Show & Obedience with Rally. (Full Story)

Coatimundis Celebrate Their 4th Birthdays

Coatimundis Celebrate Their 4th Birthdays

Visitors and staff members at the Long Island Game Farm celebrated the birthdays of its two Andean Coatimundis, Olivia and Milo, during the park’s 43rd season opener on April 7. (Full Story)

The Susan Mary & Stanley J. Novak Hofstra Entertainment Endowed Scholarship

Christina Andretta Awarded The Susan Mary & Stanley J. Novak and Hofstra Entertainment Endowed Scholarship

Long Island Game Farm Co-Owners Melinda Novak and Diane Novak awarded The Susan Mary & Stanley J. Novak and Hofstra Entertainment Endowed Scholarship for the 2011-2012 academic year to Christina Andretta. (Full Story)

West Islip High School Graduate Griffin Burr Wins Stanley and Susan Novak Scholarship

Long Island Game Farm Names Winners of Cavy Naming Contest

Red Kangaroo Looks Beautiful on Red Autumn Leaves

The Game Farm is Proud to Welcome "Evita"

Nicholas Mancuso Wins Stanley and Susan Novak Scholarship

Long Island Parent's Cost-Saving Staycation Day Trips

Explore LI's 50 Best Things to Do This Summer

The Game Farm Introduces Jack the Giraffe

Sheep Gives Birth to Three Baby Lambs

Lemurs Experience Winter Wonderland

Winners of Family Story Contest

Tehreem Rehman Wins Scholarship

Sunshine Comes to Long Island Game Farm

April Ruiz Completes Doctorate Degree in Study of Lemur Behavior

Siblings Win Tallest Sunflower Contest

Danielle Parga Wins Scholarship

The Game Farm Welcomes Baby Coatis

The Game Farm Welcomes Baby Buffalo

"Sprout" Preschooler Channel

Get Well Cards for Gentle Gerry

Alexandra Mancuso Wins Scholarship

Game Farm Holds Camp Pa-Qua-Tuck Day

Game Farm Celebrates Gerry's Birthday

'Kindergarten Kats' Take Center Stage

Winner of Cougar Contest Announced

Game Farm's Catskill Transplants Adjusting Well

Game Farm Announces Adoption Program

Samantha Baer Wins Scholarship

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