11th January 2023 – (Hong Kong) The energetic rabbits are about to gather at Ocean Park to celebrate the Year of the Rabbit with all visitors! From 19th January to 5th February, Ocean Park Lunar Fiesta 2023 will offer a perfect way to hop in a year of good luck and joy with your friends and family, with blessings coming from bunnies at every corner in the Park. Baby Shark is also making its way to Ocean Park for a joyous eco-party with children during this festive season!
Festive bazaar and cheerful attractions filled with bountiful blessings
Visit the Lucky Rabbit Village presented by HSBC Credit Card to find the hero of this new year! The village’s chief rabbit, dressed as a Daruma doll, will look to make every visitor’s dreams come true. The celebrations continue at Blissful Rabbit Square, where visitors can explore more photo-friendly moments with festively-dressed giant rabbits surrounded by massive mahjong tiles that symbolise fortune and prosperity. On top of these festive photo moments, children may unleash their energy at some fun-filled attractions, such as playing with snow at the Snowfield of Prosperity presented by HSBC Credit Card. They can also lollop and bounce with loads of laughter at the Little Bouncy House, to aim high for the new year!
Festive meals for family bonding
Let a heart-warming feast bring a prosperous Year of the Rabbit, as family and friends wrap up this year or kick-off the new one at Neptune’s Restaurant, the well-known aquarium restaurant in Hong Kong. Specially curated festive menus includingthe Good Fortune Set Lunch and Year of the Rabbit Set Dinner are filled with sustainable seafood, auspicious dishes that symbolise harmony, health and fortune for visitors to savour. Visitors can enjoy a waiver of admission, parking and corkage by entering and dining at Neptune’s Restaurant after 6:30pm. Make your booking now before seats run out! Various festive-themed desserts, food and beverages are also available at other restaurants and food kiosks around the Park, bringing everyone luck and happiness.
Eco-party with Baby Shark
Joining Ocean Park on the mission to conserve nature in 2023 is a special guest from the ocean, Baby Shark! During the Lunar New Year period, Baby Shark will bring creative and fun messages about conservation through interactive experiences, so little visitors can keep the learning momentum strong during this holiday season!
Pinkfong and Baby Shark will join Whiskers Villagers for a fun-filled Baby Shark Party at the Whiskers Theatre from 19th January to 5th February. Presented by The Pinkfong Company, the global entertainment company of Baby Shark, these onstage performances will highlight recycling practices and call attention to Leave No Trace when we explore the city’s gorgeous outdoors. Traipsing outside the Whiskers Theatre, visitors can learn about the habitats and characteristics of ocean creatures along with Baby Shark at Baby Shark X The Grand Aquarium, and make Baby Shark Moves while taking snapshots with Baby Shark and his friends to herald in an extraordinary new year.
The party will also go beyond Ocean Park’s boundaries, with Baby Shark inviting all mini sailors to join a sea life sketching journey between 19 January and 5 February. Titled Little Explorer – Ocean Ride with Baby Shark, the brand-new time-limited boat trip under Ocean Park’s marine tourism series, Island South Discovery, invites little explorers to sketch the coastline of Hong Kong’s south side and “swim” with Baby Shark in the picture frame. In addition, little explorers can prepare their sailor costumes, learn how to cherish marine resources and pledge to help protect Baby Shark’s home under “Leave No Waste Boo-loo Boo-loo Boo-loo”!
Make your Year of the Rabbit visit extra special
Ocean Park is offering different packages for visitors to join in the Lunar New Year celebrations. For those who want unlimited fun, simply get the InFUNity Entry Pass at HK$498 for adults, HK$420 for students and HK$348 for children to enjoy multiple admissions until 31 March 2023. Visitors who want to get the most out of their CNY experiences at Ocean Park can plan to get the All-Day Package Ticket at HK$360 and HK$216 for adults and children respectively.
Meanwhile, all valid HSBC credit card holders can enjoy an exclusive offer of HK$317 for adults and HK$190 for children, along with a complimentary HK$30 in-park shopping e-cash voucher.