Family-Friendly Spring Festivals on Long Island in 2022

The gorgeous Hicks Garden Show is on display throughout March. Photo courtesy of Hicks Nurseries
The gorgeous Hicks Garden Show is on display throughout March. Photo courtesy of Hicks Nurseries

Spring is in the air on Long Island, and local destinations are ready to celebrate the changing of the seasons with family-friendly spring festivals. These seasonal celebrations make for fun outings in the great outdoors with kid-friendly crafts and activities, celebrating everything from blooms and blossoms to mothers, fathers, and more.

Find more fun ways to welcome the most colorful season in our Guide to Spring Activities and get a rundown of can't-miss events in our list of 25 great spring activities on Long Island.

As always, click through to our listings for full details, including recommended ages, cost, and time. Reach out to each venue for its COVID protocols before heading out.

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Places featured in this article:


Garvies Point Museum and Preserve

Historical Society of the Massapequas
Music and Movement at LICM
Long Island Children's Museum - 10:30 AM Pick
Music Together Demo Class
Hart & Soul Dance Studio - 10:30 AM Pick
Let's Explore Backpacks at the Hofstra University Museum
Hofstra University Museum - 11:00 AM Pick
Flip Circus at the Smith Haven Mall
Smith Haven Mall - various times Pick
Tiny Tots Planets and Space at Hempstead Lake State Park
Hempstead Lake State Park - various times Pick
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides