Take the wheel aboard the former oyster sloop Christeen in Oyster Bay.  Photo courtesy of  The WaterFront Center
Take the wheel aboard the former oyster sloop Christeen in Oyster Bay. Photo courtesy of The WaterFront Center

Weekend Fun: Lighthouse Celebration, Polish Town Fair, Jester Jim

Visit Montauk Point Lighthouse for Colonial games, pirate parades, and traditional pottery this weekend. Get immersed in Polish heritage at the annual Polish Town Fair in Riverhead. Catch Jester Jim's show filled with juggling, magic, audience participation, beat boxing, and more at Hempstead Lake State Park. These are just some of the great events and activities for Long Island kids and families this weekend.    

As always in the late summer, head outdoors to a boardwalkbeach, pool, sprinkler park, or perhaps cool off at a water park

Visit our Summer Family Fun Guide and our August GoList for the best in seasonal entertainment, including day trip ideas and plenty of FREE events and activities. As always, our Event Calendar is loaded with fun, daily happenings for Long Island kids. 


Montauk Lighthouse
2000 Montauk Highway
Montauk Point, NY 11954

Main Street
Riverhead, NY 11901

Long Island Children's Museum
11 Davis Ave.
Garden City, NY 11530

South Fork Naturakl History Museum
377 Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike
Bridgehampton , NY 11932

Garden of Eve
4558 Sound Ave.
Riverhead, NY

The Whaling Museum and Education Center
301 Main Street
Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724

The Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts
71 E Main Street
Patchogue, NY 11716

Long Island Explorium
101 East Broadway
Port Jefferson, NY 11777

North Hempstead Beach Park
175 West Shore Road
Port Washington, NY 11050

Long Island Children's Museum
11 Davis Ave.
Garden City, NY 11530

The WaterFront Center
1 West End Avenue
Oyster Bay, NY 11771

Sensory Beans
3309 Merrick Road
Wantagh, NY 11793

South Fork Natural History Museum
377 Sag Harbor Bridgehampton Turnpike
Bridgehampton, NY 11932

Bethpage Polo At the Park
Plainview Road & Manchester Drive
Bethpage, NY 11714

Hoyt Farm Park Preserve
200 New Highway
Commack, NY

Hempstead Lake State Park
West Hempstead, NY 11552
Tribeca Drive-In at Nickerson Beach
Nickerson Beach - 8:30 PM Pick
The Shows Must Go On
Youtube - various times Pick
A Hamilton Read-Along
- various times Pick
Summer Nights at Home
- various times Pick
Neighborhood Guides
Activity Guides