When most people think of New York’s alcohol scene, the first thing that comes to mind is Long Island’s immaculate wine country or blossoming beer scene. However, what many people don’t realize is that there are a ton of New York distilleries producing some of the area’s best spirits and liquors. In fact, here are some top local distilleries to look out for.
As the first suburb in America, Levittown has been home to many different people, businesses and especially restaurants throughout the years. Inevitably, a bit of a food scene has developed in this sprawling neighborhood. If you’re unfamiliar with these elite eateries, check out this list that contains three of the top Levittown restaurants.
If you’re searching for Nassau County’s largest outdoor family festival this fall, look no further than the 32nd Annual Bellmore Street Fair, presented by the Chamber of Commerce of the Bellmores. Taking place in the heart of the Bellmore Village, this fair and festival has all of the usual rides, games and treats necessary for a family day of fun. If you’re thinking of attending, here’s everything you should know.
The 166th annual Long Island Fair will take place at the Old Bethpage Village Restoration on September 15, 16, 22 and 23. This official New York State-sanctioned county fair will features thousands of exhibits, activities and performances for the whole family. In fact, here’s everything that you need to know about Long Island’s biggest festival.
If you didn’t already know, Labor Day, which takes place on September 3 this year, is always celebrated on the first Monday of September to honor the American worker. Since everyone has an extra day off, Labor Day Weekend is usually full of fun and exciting events for everyone.
There’s no better way to fully experience the stunning, scenic New York coastline than by setting sail on one of the many spectacular Long Island cruises. Besides, it’s good to get away from the hustle and bustle and surround yourself with cool breezes, calm waters and good times.
Long Island is home to some of the best eats in the entire state, especially in a local town like Mineola. In fact, from mouthwatering Southern barbeque to an authentic Portuguese churrascaria, these are the three of the best Mineola restaurants for a delicious meal.
Some of comedy’s biggest stars, like Jerry Seinfeld and Rodney Dangerfield, hail from Long Island, so it shouldn’t come as a surprise that the area is also home to a few legendary comedy clubs. Besides, these days, you don’t need to be in Manhattan to see comedy’s top performers. All of the funniest comedians make their way to these hilarious Long Island comedy clubs.
For us New Yorkers, you’re either a Yankees or Mets fan, there’s no in between. However, out here on Long Island, there’s also another independent baseball team that we can all get behind: the Ducks. So, this summer, head on out to Bethpage Ballpark in Central Islip to see the Long Island Ducks in action.
It’s no surprise that Fire Island has some of the most gorgeous, pristine beaches on all of Long Island. But, did you know that it’s also home to a flourishing food scene? Some of the top chefs and restauranteurs have decided to take their talents to this beach-bum paradise for their own spin on some local favorites. So, next time you’re in the area and searching for a great meal, visit one of these tasty Fire Island restaurants.