From the North Shore to the South Shore, and the Queens border to Orient Point, Long Island is full of bustling communities, each with their own unique qualities and characteristics. Many of our towns have Main Street areas, where neighbors often bump into each other while going out to dinner, picking up groceries, or grabbing a treat at Carvel or Ralph’s.
Summertime brings out all the colors of our communities, letting Long Island’s culture and diversity shine through the weekend days and nights. Local artists come out to show off and sell their crafts and artisanal goods, food vendors of all kinds provide crazy assortments of delicious things to eat from all over the world.
Some street fairs have rides, games, cotton candy, funnel cake (obviously the best fairs have funnel cake, just saying). But no matter what’s at the street fair, you’re always guaranteed to have a great time when you go to one, because you’re surrounded by the people who make your community what it is. Summer festivals are the perfect opportunity for Long Islanders to reacquaint themselves with their neighbors, and celebrate the communities that we’ve worked hard to build—where we take pride in raising our families and watching our children grow up.
If you’re looking for a summer festival or street fair in your area, check out our list of everything happening this summer!
Long Island Street Fairs!
June 20-22 Island Park Street Fair | Long Beach Rd.
June 21-22 Bellmore Summer Festival | Bellmore Rail Road Station, Sunrise Hwy.
June 29 Lynbrook Street Fair | Atlantic Ave.
July 12-13 Lynbrook Summer Festival | Municipal Lot on Sunrise Hwy. & Forest Ave.
July 18-20 Long Beach Super Block Street Fair | 125 E. Broadway
July 19-20 Massapequa Summer Festival | Massapequa Rail Road Station, Sunrise Hwy.
July 20 Hicksville’s Annual Summer Fair | Route 107 & Jerusalem Ave.
July 26 Manhasset Summer Festival | Parks Department Main Lot, Manhasset Ave.
July 26-27 Street Fair on the Green at Christopher Morley Park, 500 Searingtown Rd., Roslyn
July 27 Great Neck Plaza Summer Festival | Municipal Lot at Grace Ave. & Bond St.
August 2-3 Massapequa Park Street Fair | Park Blvd. & Front St.
August 23-24 Baldwin Summer Festival | Baldwin Summer Festival, Sunrise Hwy.
August 23-24 Street Fair on the Green at Cedar Creek Park | 3340 E. Merrick Rd., Seaford
August 30-September 1 Seaford Summer Festival | Seaford Rail Road Station, Sunrise Hwy.
Let us know which street fair was your favorite on our Facebook! If you need a ride, always call All Island Transportation at (516) 742-2222!