Monday, January 19, 2015

Make the Most Out of the East End this Winter


Do you love to travel and explore, and don’t want the Winter Season to hold you back? If so, heading out to Long Island’s East End might be the place for you this Winter! Don’t let the cold stop you, take advantage of Eastern Long Island during the off-season and savor the luxury of peace and quiet. 

There is still plenty to do during the off-season. Summer is the time when the East End is swimming with visitors but, right now  It’s a great time to get outside and visit those almost forgotten beaches, vineyards, shops and museums. So get ready to busy yourself this Winter and have fun at the East End. 


Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Super Bowl 2015 Guide: Places to Go to Watch Super Bowl XLIX

Super Bowl XLIX will be kicking off soon this Winter, February 1st to be exact! This much awaited and anticipated sporting event is a huge staple in American culture and the hype and excitement leading up to the Super Bowl, and during, is an atmosphere unlike any other. At one of LI's great bars & restaurants, you can kick back, enjoy the game, and indulge in some tasty traditional Super Bowl finger foods, like wings and pigs in a blanket, and of course cold beer on tap, shots, and mixed drinks - there is nothing quite like celebrating and watching the Super Bowl out on the town!

Whether you’re a huge football fan, only watching to check out the new commercials, or simply tagging along with friends, you’ll have a great time taking in the game at one of these bars and restaurants on Long Island.


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Wednesday, January 07, 2015

LongIsland.com's Winter Wedding Expo & Bridal Showcase Guide

If you’re someone starting off their year with the vision of wedding bells, then you need to visit one of the many bridal showcases going on across Long Island! From meeting and connecting with various wedding professionals, to listening to the best venue bands and DJs, to visiting the different available venues, to taking a bite out of delicious entrees and wedding cakes. Whether your dream wedding involves bare feet and walking down the beach, or a waltz in the middle of a twinkling ballroom, these showcases have it all and more!


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Wednesday, December 31, 2014

LongIsland.com’s 2015 January Family Fun Guide: Ring in the New Year with Tons of Activities, Events & Winter Fun!

Hello 2015! Welcome to a new year and a new month here on Long Island! Despite the cold weather, shorter hours of sunlight, and anticipation of snow, there is still tons of fun to look forward to throughout the month of January! Go out and see one of your favorite bands play live at a local Long Island venue, spend some time on the ice at a nearby ice skating rink, pick up some fresh produce at a seasonal Winter farmer’s market, the options are endless!

No matter what you decide to do, have some fun! Be sure to make the most out of your January, and you can start by checking out these great events and activities happening this month on Long Island!

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Ringing in the New Year: Watching the Ball Drop at Home

If you’re not one of the millions of people planning on heading to Times Square in New York City to watch the ball drop on New Year’s Eve, then you are free to watch the ball drop right from the comfort of home! Instead of standing out in the cold, huddled with masses of people all vying for a good spot to watch the festivities, all you need to do is turn on the television! “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2015” will air Wednesday, December 31st on ABC beginning at 8 p.m.

While the traditional countdown to midnight in Times Square will be led live by Ryan Seacrest, Jenny McCarthy will also be live from Times Square with some show-stopping performances from Taylor Swift, Idina Menzel, MAGIC and Florida Georgia Line. Additions performances from Nashville, featuring Gavin DeGraw and Lady Antebellum, and Brooklyn, featuring Elton John will also be broadcasted.

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Winter Break Staycation Fun: Make the Most Out of the Holiday Break This Year!

Winter break is almost here! Which means, very soon all of the kids will be out of school and back at home just in time to celebrate the holidays with their families. If you have a child who is eagerly counting down to Winter Break, make their Winter Break that much better by engaging in some Winter Break staycation fun! From strapping on some skates and going for a glide on the ice, to heading to the theaters to see this season’s big movie blockbusters, there’s always tons of great things to do here on Long Island - no matter the season!


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Wednesday, December 10, 2014

LongIsland.com's 2015 New Year's Entertainment Guide: Welcome 2015 in Style Right Here on Long Island!

From beginning to end, this year has been packed with great entertainment, things to do, and family fun, and is sure to be a year that we’ll all remember. With the New Year right around the corner, it’s time to celebrate 2014, while ringing in 2015 - how do you plan on spending New Year’s Eve this year? 

Whether you’re looking for the best local hot spots to celebrate with your friends, or you’re looking for some family friendly ways to welcome 2015 with the little ones, we’ve got you covered with the scoop on ALL the best New Year’s Eve Fun happening all across Long Island this December 31st! 

No matter how you choose to celebrate this New Year's Eve, make sure you stay safe, and from all of us here at LongIsland.com - have a Happy, Healthy, and Safe New Year!

For LongIsland.com's New Year's Eve Guide, Click Here

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