Always the last weekend of August, the Long Island Seafood Festival will take place this year on Saturday and Sunday, August 27th-28th. This year, the festival turns 25 as it’s held on the grounds of the Long Island Maritime Museum in West Sayville. Everywhere you look, there will be vendors, live music, arts & crafts, games, and all the fresh seafood that you could ever dream of. Bring your friends, bring your family, bring anyone you know and head on out to the Long Island Seafood Festival the last weekend in August.
A summertime essential for New Yorkers and especially Long Islanders is to catch one of the many Jones Beach concerts that take place all summer long at Nikon at Jones Beach Theater in Wantagh. With as many shows and artists as they host, there is sure to be a concert that fits just about anyone’s musical interests. Jones Beach concerts are the perfect summer activity for the whole family, a night out with friends, or even a date night.
Being a dad is all about doing what’s best for your kids. Now, it’s time for the kids to return the favor. This year, there are tons of Father’s Day events on Long Island that you can bring dad to and give him an experience that will truly let him know how much he means to you. Just follow this guide and you’re sure to find an event that your father is sure to love.
Long Island is home to some world-class concert venues that have hosted some of the biggest names in music. From outdoor, waterfront shows at Jones Beach Theater to performances at the spectacular Paramount, your guide to Long Island concerts in the spring of 2016 is here!
Long Island Restaurant Week is fast approaching! From April 17 until April 24, fantastic restaurants all over the island will offer incredible three-course, prix-fixe dinners for just $27.95 per person. We’ve showcased a few of our favorites below!
From the beginning of the summer until the fall, you’ll find farmers markets sprouting up across Long Island. Full of local produce and artisanal foods you’d be hard-pressed to find elsewhere, these Long Island farmers markets are always worth a visit.
On August 15 and 16, the Tough Mudder run will be set up on Long Island for the first time. If you’re ready to get your hands dirty as you put both your physical fitness and teamwork skills to the test, head on over to Old Bethpage for a day filled with mud, fun and outrageous obstacles!
It’s that time of year again when fireworks light the night sky and red, white and blue can be seen everywhere as we celebrate the independence of the United States of America. This year, make your 4th of July the best celebration yet! All Island Transportation has a list of amazing Long Island 4th of July events! Bring your friends and family for jaw-dropping fireworks and a good old fashioned fun time!
Living on Long Island you and your friends must have tried and compared all kinds of Buffalo wings from bars, pubs and restaurants. But, have you ever dedicated a day to trying wings from all over New York? Well, now’s your chance! Coming to the NYCB Theatre at Westbury is The New York Best Wings Festival.
On Sunday, June 7th from 11 am to 7 pm come by for craft beer, games, giveaways, eating contests and plenty of wings to go around.
Feel the American spirit this weekend with plenty of great Long Island Memorial Day events! Memorial Day represents a time where the nation comes together to honor those who have sacrificed their lives for our freedom. Thanks to them, we have the opportunity to make the most of life. So, make sure you set aside a little time to honor our soldiers.