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.
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.
The Belmont Stakes, the third and final leg of the Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing, is one of the world’s biggest horse races. The Belmont Stakes 2018 will be held on Saturday, June 9 at Belmont Park in Elmont. This year, Justify, with jockey Mike Smith, looks to become the thirteenth horse to ever complete the Triple Crown sweep and etch its name into history. If you’re looking to attend this historic race, here’s everything that you need to know.
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.
Throughout the month of October, there are tons thrilling events that celebrate the most frightening holiday of all, Halloween. So, to help you figure out how to best spend Halloween in New York, we’ve compiled a list of some of the marquee parties and haunted houses that you can’t miss. Just make sure your costume is all set and ready to go!
Sometimes, the same old routine of going out to bars or clubs with friends can get a bit repetitive and you’ll find yourself searching for better options. However, as the weather gets colder, your choices become more limited. That’s why you need to try something new and refreshing like a paint nite! The basic idea is that you go to these art studios with a date or friends and learn to paint while enjoying delicious wine the entire time!
This Tuesday, on the 4th of July, we come together as a nation to celebrate 241 years of independence in America. With everyone off from work and schools out, there will be plenty of fun, patriotic events for the whole family. No matter what, you always have to make sure that you check out a fireworks show. Here are a few events where 4th of July fireworks will be on full display.
It doesn’t get much better, or more picturesque, than springtime on Long Island! With winter behind us and summer just a few months away, the weather is perfectly balanced to accommodate a ton of fun events and festivities. Make the most of this season by checking out these spring activities with your family.