Friday, July 18, 2014

Super Star Gazing Spots on Long Island

Nothing is more relaxing than gazing up at the stars on a warm Summer night. Luckily for Long Island, there are plenty of places where you can go stargazing locally that are nice and dark, and far away from the bright city lights. Whether you're a novice, and you simply like looking up at the sky, or Star Gazing is one of your favorite past times, you won't want to miss out on this great list of wonderful places where you can relax, and look up at the sky!

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

Rockin' Out on the Cheap: Free Summer Concerts on Long Island 2014

This Summer, there are tons of amazing concerts happening right here on Long Island. Luckily for those of us looking to enjoy some frugal fun this season, plenty of them are also free! From special Summer Concert Series that will be held in local towns across the Island, to other great gigs happening at Main Street Days and local venues - this Summer, there are tons of great free concerts that you won't want to miss! This season, make the most out of living on Long Island, and get out there and enjoy some of the local fun - you won't regret it!

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Long Island’s 2014 4th of July Weekend Guide: Fireworks, Festivals, and Tons of Family Fun!

This year, Long Islanders will be celebrating with tons of fun across LI - from awe-inspiring firework displays, to festivals & carnivals that are sure to be a ton of fun for the whole family, to picnics, BBQs, and of course fun at the beach - there are great ways to celebrate Independence Day no matter how you’d like to spend the day. From Nassau County all the way out to the East End, there are a multitude of celebrations happening, and plenty of opportunities to get in on the fun. 

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here’s no reason not to enjoy the holiday and celebrate our great country’s independence - with the 4th falling on a Friday, we’re in for an entire weekend of celebrations and fun! Our great guide has everything you’ve been searching for when it comes to celebrating this 4th of July - check it out!

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

LongIsland.com's 2014 June Family Fun Guide: Fairs & Festivals, Father's Day, & More Summer Fun!

Looking for the best ways to enjoy the month of June? We've got you covered! Whether you're looking to enjoy some fun in the sun at some of the great upcoming local festivals & fairs, or you're in the mood for an amazing concert experience, we've got you covered! The guide is packed with tons of great ways to enjoy the beautiful weather as we transition from Spring to Summer, as well as lots of fun that the whole family can enjoy this month. 


Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Five Fabulously Fruity Frozen Cocktails

During the warmer months it's nice to take a break from all of the different beers and breweries and enjoy a nice, fruity, thirst quenching cocktail. Perfect for impressing friends with some aesthetically pleasing, colorful drinks or for simply enjoying them yourself while lying out by the pool with a good book. Get out the blender and cocktail shaker and head to your local liquor store or supermarket to start making up some of these fabulous cocktails.

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Best Bets for Beaches This Summer on Long Island

 Long Island has always been well-known for it's beaches, and whether you're a local or a tourist, catching some rays & enjoying some fun in the sun is a pastime that can't be passed up this summer! To make things simpler for you this seasons, we've put together a great guide to our favorite beaches across the Island, on both shores, and in both counties. This way, when you're packing up your beach bag, and deciding where to go, you'll be able to pick the best place for you more quickly, and dive right into the fun in the sun! So grab your suit, your flip flops, and get ready - it's time to head to the beach!

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Memorial Day Weekend 2014: Celebrate with Fireworks, Parades, BBQs & Lots of Family Fun!



For many, the three day weekend marks the unofficial start to Summer - the holiday falls on the last Monday of May, and you can really start to feel summer in the air! This year, there will be firework shows, parades, barbecues, and celebrations happening all weekend long across the Island, and if you haven’t yet set in stone how you’ll be celebrating, not to worry! We’ve got a great guide put together for you filled with all of the holiday fun that you’re looking for, from laid back ways to enjoy the weekend, to high octane summer fun.