With the fall rolling in, you might think your chances to spend time outside and by the water are coming to an end. But fortunately, you would be mistaken. Long Island is filled with beautiful towns on the water, with Oyster Bay being no exception. For the 36th year in a row, Oyster Bay is hosting their famous Oyster Festival, that needs to be checked out.
Since October is now in full swing, that can only mean one thing—the MLB playoffs are back. While their crosstown rivals the Mets finished just short of the postseason, the New York Yankees look primed to make a deep run towards the 2019 Fall Classic. However, before it all kicks off this weekend, we decided to wrap up the regular season and preview their upcoming opponents.
There’s truly no better place to spend the fall season than right here on Long Island. The air is crisp; the foliage is in full bloom; and there are more fun fall activities than you can shake your finger at. However, besides pumpkin patches and apple orchards, Long Island corn mazes are great for the whole family. So, without further ado, here are some of our favorites in the area.
New York Comic Con is the second day of the year, behind Halloween, where it’s acceptable to dress up as your favorite character and not have anyone blink an eye about it. It’s an event where award-winning comic artists and anime creators are all together in one place for you to either meet, or listen to at a panel. With stars from your favorite movies or television shows in attendance you can create memories and be surrounded by people all interested in the same things as you are.
Whether you’re there for the perfect Instagram or just a delicious mid-morning meal, everyone loves brunch. This time-honored weekend tradition has even come to include bottomless alcoholic drinks, like Mimosas, Bloody Marys and more. If you’re looking try this trend first-hand, check out some of our favorite bottomless brunch spots on Long Island for the best food and drinks around.
When looking for a new, fun place to explore, there is nowhere better than one of the beloved national parks around the world. For this specific park, you don’t even need to venture far to find a fun and historical place to visit. Right in Oyster Bay, New York stands Sagamore Hill, President Teddy Roosevelt’s home. Visiting this place will be fun for everyone of all ages.
Whether it’s for business or pleasure, traveling can be a stressful, anxiety-inducing experience, especially when it comes to getting to and from the airport. If you’re driving yourself, you have to worry about heavy traffic, as well as finding and paying for a parking spot. Therefore, why not use an airport taxi service? You won’t find a more comfortable, time-efficient and hassle-free mode of transportation.
With summer coming to a close, this is the perfect time to get out your last few summer activities. Whether you’re in the city or out east on Long Island, there are plenty of activities for you to do to enjoy some Labor Day fun all throughout the island. Before the kids go back to school and fall starts to set in, check out these great Labor Day weekend ideas.
Here on Long Island, golf is taken very seriously. Besides, with the amount of public courses and PGA events in the area, it’s no surprise that the sport has taken flight. However, it’s hard to improve your game if you aren’t consistently practicing. Fortunately, there are a ton of incredible Long Island driving ranges where you can work on your driver and tinker with your short game.
Although New York City is known for having some of the best theatre and performing arts, Long Island’s arts scene is also worth noting. You don’t need to venture all the way into New York City to see a play, there are plenty of playhouses on Long Island where you can enjoy some high-quality entertainment. Here is a list of some places where you can see the best plays on Long Island.