As a well know and quite popular full-time professional Mermaid, Lanai
has worked in various events. With 9 years of experience, entertaining both
children of all ages and adults at a variety of events both public and private.
She has been featured not only on Tv, but in Written News articles (Daily
News, NY Times, Konbini, Buzzfeed, TimeOutNY Kids Magazine etc.) and
Various Events (National Geographic) Lanai entertains in New York, New
Jersey, and Long Island, but has done a few out of state appearances as well
And can do so with enough time. (Mermania 2017)
Whether in the ocean, a pool or on dry land, having done special events from
one on one meet and greets, Make A Wish!, hospital visits and children's
parties, to sold out events such as "National Geographic Ocean Odyssey
Take Over" and "National Geographic Encounter Kids day" and even appearing at the Annual Coney Island Mermaid Parade, swimming with and talking to guests. She is available for All types of Parties and Events (Public and private), Aquariums, Charity Events, Grand Openings, Luaus, Weddings and even Surprise Appearances for kids young and young at heart. Or even helping pop the question!
Having a mermaid at your event swimming in, or underwater or as an interactive display piece on dry land, there is no limit to what she can bring to your event. Lanai worked 8 years in the entertainment industry as a professional mermaid, Lanai is Insured, Contracted and has had a background check and is CPR/AED Certified. Any other mermaid/ Mertender who works alongside Lanai, has also been background checked, has insurance and a minimal of 2 years experience working with children and have gone through water safety courses, along with CPR/AED Certification. Safety first is her biggest priority.
Having worked at an aquarium as a Marine Animal Educator, Lanai is proud to share her knowledge in marine life, as well as teaching others how to keep oceans clean and healthy for those that call the ocean their home. With Lanai not only will you get an experienced professional, and high-quality entertainment, but also unforgettable memories
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Can I hire you to come to my birthday party, do a special appearance or special event and be a mermaid?
A: Well of course, I'm ready to appear at children's parties, corporate events, in tanks, fountains, pools, lakes, on land, in an aquarium or in the ocean too! Email me at- [email protected]
Q: Do You as a Mermaid Travel, and where do you go?
A: Yes, I can travel all around the USA and the Caribbean, and soon will be able to travel out to various countries for my mermaid appearances and many places in between! Follow me on my Facebook and my INSTAGRAM (@NewYorkMermaid) to see all of my adventures in oceans, pools, tanks and even on land too.
Q: What kind of tail do you have?
A: I use a realistic medical/movie grade silicone which is child friendly and animal safe. I also have a fabric tail which will be used, Upon request. I am also adding 2 new tails a Silicone Rainbow tail and Blue Clownfish Fabric Tail (the Orca tail is in production and will be available for October 2020).
Q: Are you looking to hire other mermaids?
A: I currently have 2 other mermaids who I work alongside at times (when requested), but not looking for anymore at this time. I am also partnered with a few other mermaids and mermen around the USA which come with high recommendations as to their professional work.