Support The Long Island Game Farm – Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo

There are many great ways to get involved with the Long Island Game Farm! From volunteering and sponsorships, to donations for our animal enrichment programs. To find out more about how you can help our park, please click one of the links below for further details.

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Volunteer at the Long Island Game Farm

As Long Island’s only combined petting farm and exotic animal zoo, our ONLY business is providing the ultimate in care to our animal friends. As such, there are many unique volunteer opportunities for the animal lover in all of us throughout the year! Positions are continually available and could potentially lead to paid opportunities within our organization. Training is provided and required for all members of the Long Island Game Farm staff:

  • Animal-Related Shows – on the main stage
  • Animal Enrichment Programs, Lectures and Presentations – focused on specific animals or all animals as a whole
  • Maintenance – requires cleaning of animal cages and park grounds
  • Pony Ride Pavilion – must be comfortable with horses


Fill out our online application as a preliminary inquiry into employment, volunteer work and internships at the Long Island Game Farm. You will be contacted as soon as possible if you qualify for a job at our New York zoo.

Private and Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities at the Long Island Game Farm

Sponsorships at the Long Island Game Farm – Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo are the perfect way to ensure that the park continues to enrich the lives of Long Island families for generations to come.

From hosting an event or sponsoring one of our attractions, to “adopting” an animal through sponsorship of its enclosure, there are many different options available for sponsorship. Corporate sponsors and families are individuals are welcome to support our park. This is a great way for local businesses to advertise to the thousands of guests who visit our Long Island park each summer.

If you are interested in learning more about how you can become an official Long Island Game Farm sponsor, please contact our corporate office at (631) 878-6644.

Support Animal Enrichment Programs at the Long Island Game Farm

Your gifts make a difference. When you make a donation to the Long Island Game Farm – Wildlife Park & Children’s Zoo, you are providing critical support for our animal enrichment programs, lectures and presentations.

This includes the recent Cornell University Ruffed Lemur Behavior Study that was conducted by Emma Hallowell at our park in 2015 and 2016. For more information about this enrichment program, visit our news article.

If you are interested in supporting current or future animal enrichment programs, please contact our corporate office at (631) 878-6644. Those who provide in-kind donations will be thanked with special recognition on our Website.

If you prefer to make a gift by mail, please send a check to:
Long Island Game Farm
P.O. Box 97
Manorville, NY 11949
*please include “Animal Enrichment Programs” in the subject line


Dans Nomination

Voting ends December 31st

11AM-3PM BY DONATION (cash only please)

WOW !! Here's some Big News! For the first time in 51 years we will be open on a limited basis Sundays in November. Be sure to grab your favorite fall jacket and come join us for a fun day outside with the animals.
As you follow the Woodland Boardwalk, you may enter Bambiland where you can walk among the deer & feed them (feed available for purchase). Then, just around the corner, is the Nursery where you can play with some of our kid goats & feed them a baby bottle (limited bottles for sale).
Ready for more fun? Check out the Red Foxes, Zebras, Monkeys, Emus, Wallabies, Horses, Sheep, Donkeys, American Buffalo, Alpacas and more!
Many of our exhibits are closed during the winter, but there is still plenty to see and do at the Long Island Game farm in the fall.
Please wear masks and social distance. The animals look forward to your visit!

WREATH SALE! Come support Boy Scout troop 221 of Manorville at their 26th annual wreath sale. Located at the Long Island Game Farm parking lot.
9 A.M.-4:00 P.M.
November 27th, 28th and 29th.
December 5th and 6th, 12th and 13th
Stop in and support the Boy Scouts and enjoy the holiday spirit!

WE OPERATE WEATHER PERMITTING - So please check for updates before your visit. Call 631-878-6644 or visit our facebook page.

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