Weekend Fun: Bavarian Fest, Pride Celebration, Maker Faire

Celebrate the cultural diversity of Long Island at Pride Weekend in Long Beach. Photo courtesy of the event
Best Things to Do This Weekend with Long Island Kids

Tinker around this weekend at the Eastern Long Island Mini Maker Fair at the Long Island Explorium. Catch some FREE fun at Belmont Lake State Park's fishing clinic. Time-travel to the Middle Ages at Medieval History Day in Farmingdale Village. Enjoy hands-on learning about hydrogen at the Center for Science Teaching & Learning.

It's also a berry good weekend to spend at Benner's Farm in East Setauket celebrating its annual Strawberry Fair. Or break out your lederhosen and party German-style at Plattdeutsch Park's Long Island Bavarian Festival. Head to the beach to celebrate the diversity of Long Island at Long Island Pride Weekend in Long Beach. Plan ahead for Father's Day weekend with these 20 activities for Long Island dads.

Hop over to our June GoList to find even more options for this weekend, including boardwalksbeaches, mini golf and theme park and water park fun.

Peruse our Spring Family Fun Guide for the best in seasonal entertainment, including day trip ideas, bountiful botanical gardens, and even biking and hiking trails. Of course, our Event Calendar is loaded with fun, daily happenings for Long Island kids.