With the leaves changing colors and the air getting a little crisper, that can only mean one thing—fall is here and it’s time to pick some pumpkins. No matter where you’re located on Long Island, there are plenty of places where you can pick them straight off the vine. In fact, here are three family-friendly Long Island pumpkin patches for you to check out during the fall season.
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.
Here in America, Memorial Day is observed on the last Monday in May and honors all of the fallen men and women of the U.S. military. It also happens to be the symbolic end of spring and beginning of the summer season. So, in order to properly celebrate the holiday weekend, here are some of the top Memorial Day events in our area.
In just a few weeks, Mother’s Day will be upon us yet again. Sunday, May 13, is a day when families come together to celebrate the special ladies in their lives—so you better get her something good! If you’re still searching for that perfect present, here are some excellent Mother’s Day gift ideas.
Aquariums give us the rare opportunity to observe marine life, reptiles and amphibians that we would never have seen otherwise. That’s why families and children of all ages enjoy them. If this sounds like an activity for you, check out one of these three New York aquariums.
When you live in a place like Long Island, there are a seemingly endless number of outdoor activities to enjoy with your family and friends. During spring and summer, many locals, as well as visitors from all over, choose this location as the site of their next camping trip. If this sounds like your kind of adventure, reserve your spot at these Long Island campsites!
Each year around this time, everyone flocks to their local movie theater in a last ditch attempt to see nominated movies before the Academy Awards airs on March 4. Use these quick summaries of a few Oscar nominees to decide which pictures are worth your time and money.
Believe it or not, New York has more quality ski areas than anywhere else in the United States. With incredible mountain ranges like the Adirondacks and Catskills, there are no shortage of trails and peaks for you to explore. This winter season, make sure that you pay a visit to one of these fantastic New York ski resorts.