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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Wednesday, December 03, 2014

LongIsland.com’s 2014 December Family Fun Guide: Festive Fun, Holiday Cheer, and Joyous Tidings

This December is jam packed with joyous holiday happenings and events sure to bring a smile to your face. From Hanukkah to Christmas to New year's Eve, there is never a dull moment in the month of December! Immerse yourself in the holiday spirit this month by visiting the various holiday craft fairs, Christmas tree & menorah lightings, bright holiday light shows and other festive Winter events taking place right here on Long Island!


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Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Winter Bucket List 2014: Long Island's Indoor & Outdoor Seasonal Fun That You Won't Want to Miss!

Winter isn't here quite yet, but across Long Island, locals are getting an early start on Winter Fun! Whether you love spending the day outdoors, making the most of the cold weather, or you're more comfortable curled up by the fire, there are plenty of great ways to enjoy the Winter Months this year - from start to finish! 

From tree & menorah lightings filled with holiday cheer, to sledding, snowboarding, and fun afternoons spent at a local museum, there are plenty of great ways to make the most out of the Winter - you just have to know where to look! 

For the scoop on this season's best fun, check out LongIsland.com's 2014 Winter Bucket List!

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Top Ten Long Island Turkey Trots for 2014

 Looking for a fun way to get into the holiday spirit? Why not attend a local Turkey Trot! Across Long Island, folks will be running, walking, and of course trotting down local trails and paths on Thanksgiving Morning - a great way to get the blood flowing before you dig into your Thanksgiving Dinner! 

Whether you're an avid runner, or you just enjoy getting outdoors and enjoying the Fall Weather, turkey trots can be a ton of fun for the whole family.  Follow the link below to find out where you can trot along this Thanksgiving - this is a fun family event you won't want to miss this holiday!


Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Holiday Light Shows Brighten Up Winter 2014-2015


This holiday season is gearing up to be a great one - with Thanksgiving right around the corner, there's plenty of festive fun beginning right here on Long Island! This Holiday Season, if you're looking to do something extra special with your friends and family, you'll want to check out one of the wonderful Light Shows coming to the Island this year - the GSSC's 11th Annual Holiday Light Show, and the Jones Beach "Holiday Lights Spectacular." Grab your hot cocoa, and load up your car - it's time for some serious holiday fun!


Pictured: A snapshot from the GSSC's 2013 Holiday Light Show.

Wednesday, November 05, 2014

LongIsland.com’s 2014 November Family Fun Guide: Turkey Trots, Thanksgiving Dinners, Veteran’s Day Events & More!

October has come and gone, and November is finally here, bringing with it all sorts of fun! From Veterans' Day Events honoring those who have served our country, to Thanksgiving Feasts, Turkey Trots and Seasonal Festivals, there is plenty of great fun happening this month that you won't want to miss! 

Whether you enjoy connecting with nature on a brisk Fall walk, or you're ready to get your shop on at a local craft fair, LongIsland.com's November Guide has the scoop on all the best fun that you'll want to enjoy this November - click the link below out more!