During the dog days of summer here on Long Island, many people beat the heat by visiting a local beach or pool. However, sometimes you need to spice things up a bit. That’s where Splish Splash Water Park comes in handy. This enormous, family-friendly water park features tons of fun rides and attractions that will keep you cool all summer long!
Now that it’s officially May, Memorial Day Weekend 2019, the unofficial beginning of summer, is just a few short weeks away. If you’re looking to spend the weekend and extra day off hitting the beach, hanging with family or just partying, you’ve come to the right place. Check out our list of the best, most fun events and activities of the entire holiday weekend.
Although Cinco de Mayo isn’t an American holiday, that doesn’t stop people from celebrating like it is. Right here on Long Island, there will be many bars and restaurants throwing Cinco de Mayo parties of their own. Therefore, if you’re looking to enjoy the holiday in style, check out one of these exciting events in our area.
This month, Long Island schools will shut down for a week of spring break. That means that your children will be out of school and looking for things to do. So, if your family is planning to stay local and you’re searching for fun spring break activities, you’ve come to the right place. Here are some fun events and happenings to keep everyone busy during the time off!
Every year around this time, schoolchildren everywhere get off for the entirety of Presidents’ Week. Therefore, parents will need a few fun and exciting ideas to keep their kids occupied while school isn’t in session. So, to get your kids up and out of the house, check out this list of the top winter break activities that will keep them busy all week long.
As time winds down to the big day, the search is on for fun, romantic plans for you and your partner on Valentine’s Day. Luckily, in an area like Long Island, there are plenty of intimate, exciting Valentine’s Day events for you to choose from. If you’re not sure where to begin your search, just consult this handy list of the top local options.
Chances are, if you’re not going to a bar or restaurant for the Super Bowl, you are attending or hosting a party. If this sounds like you, then you will need some delicious grub for all of the guests. Luckily, we here at All Island have compiled some of our favorite (simple) Super Bowl recipes that even the most inexperienced of chefs can perfect.
Every February, thousands of eager Long Islanders brave low temperatures to run into the ice-cold ocean in Long Beach. But, don’t worry, they’re not crazy—it’s for a good cause. This Polar Bear Plunge charity event is commonly referred to as the Annual Super Bowl Splash. Read on to learn about this important cause that benefits Make-A-Wish Metro New York.
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.
In addition to all of the amazing waterways, Long Island also has plenty of beautiful vistas, parks and preserves that are perfect for hiking. So, grab some snacks, water and any other gear that you’ll need and pay a visit to one of these incredible Long Island hiking trails.