The holiday season is a special time of the year for families. That’s because there are plenty of festive, kid-friendly outings to participate in all across Long Island. So, whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah or anything else, here are some of the absolute best holiday activities happening in our area this month.
During the winter season, there aren’t as many family-friendly activities and locations to visit on Long Island. However, there are plenty of fun museums to visit until the weather warms up—none more popular than the Long Island Children’s Museum in Garden City. They have hands-on exhibits and activities to keep your kids (and maybe even you) busy all season long.
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.
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.
Let’s be real—you aren’t going to find better old-school family fun than you will at your local, neighborhood roller skating rink! No matter how old you are, it’s exciting to break out your old skates every once in a while, especially when your children are able to truly enjoy the classic activity. Whether you regularly lace them up or you haven’t bladed in years, here are two of the top Long Island roller skating rinks.
This holiday season, take your whole family to Long Island’s premier Christmas park, Bayville Winter Wonderland. On select days from now until the end of December, visitors can enjoy tons of exciting attractions and activities that embody the holiday spirit. From light shows to rock climbing to meeting Santa Claus, your kids will have the time of their lives at this magnificent Christmas paradise!
With the cold weather moving in, the amount of activities and events that you can enjoy on Long Island are limited. So, if you’re looking for a venue to host a birthday party, corporate team building event or just a weekend family outing, it can be tricky to find the right place… until now. Have you heard about the new craze called escape rooms? If not, here’s a full explanation along with two of the best venues to experience it on Long Island.
When it comes to art museums in New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Modern Museum of Art in Manhattan are usually the first two that come to mind. Of course, they are among the most famous in the world, but Long Island is actually home to a few incredible galleries and museums with plenty of pieces on par with their big city competitors. So, without further ado, here are some of the absolute best Long Island art galleries.
During the fall and winter, it can get a little harder to choose the perfect vacation destination for you and your family or friends. Of course, there are plenty of amazing beach towns, but they just aren’t the same during the off-season. So, to that end, All Island has compiled a list of the best vacation spots that you’ve never heard of, but are going to want to visit immediately!
As the summer winds down, families across Long Island will be tasked with finding other activities to enjoy until the warm, sunny weather returns. One unique option that most people don’t think of is laser tag! Although you may have only visited them for birthday parties, Long Island laser tag arenas are a fun, family-friendly activity that all ages will enjoy!