At long last summer is here. And that means longer days, warmer weather, and plenty of time to take advantage of all Long Island has to offer families.
From swimming at the beautiful beaches to taking a road trip out east, to exploring local parks and playgrounds, there is no reason you should have to hear the words “I’m bored!” from your kids this summer. To help your family get the most out of the season, we’ve put together a list of 25 things we can’t wait to do with our kids.
From Fire Island to Shelter Island and all points in between, here are our suggestions for the best ways to enjoy this unique island we call home.
For more family fun, check out our guide to Long Island parks and playgrounds, zoos and nature centers, and more. Plus, our event calendar is full of the best ideas for family fun, sorted by date and location. So here's to sunshine and family time. Enjoy!