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2019 Christmas Events and Activities in Long Island, NY

Tuesday, November 26th, 2019
a bundle of colorful Christmas lights hanging up and brightly shining

What do you have planned for the month of December 2019, with plenty of Christmas spirit and other winter holiday joy in the air? If you don’t have anything set in stone, check out the following Christmas 2019 events and activities in the area of Long Island, New York!

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Restaurants Open for Thanksgiving 2019 in Long Island, NY

Wednesday, October 30th, 2019
Happy Thanksgiving written out in wooden building blocks in front of a fall decoration of farm crops and vegetables

Now that October 2019 and the Halloween season are nearly over, we look ahead to Thanksgiving. The date of Thanksgiving Day for 2019 is Thursday, November 28th, 2019. Most restaurants are closed on Thanksgiving Day, though a select few stay open and offer special Thanksgiving buffets and meal selections. If you plan to dine out this Thanksgiving, or if plans go awry, here are restaurants in Long Island, New York that are open on Thanksgiving Day 2019!

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Haunted Houses for Halloween 2019 in Long Island, NY

Thursday, September 26th, 2019
an old, broken down, and decrepit manor haunted house framed by a giant, bright, white full moon for Halloween season

It’s not October yet, but Halloween is already on the way for the fall of 2019! Haunted houses are out and about and open for business from now in the middle of September until the beginning of November! Check out the following haunted houses and other terrifying attractions in the area of Long Island, New York for a scary, thrilling, and spooky time!

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Corn Mazes, Hayrides, and Pumpkin Patches in Long Island, NY

Monday, September 16th, 2019
a bunch of tiny scarecrows, pumpkins, and fall leaves sitting atop bales of hay near a decorated wooden fence of a pumpkin patch

The sun is taking some time off, the wind is rustling more often, and the leaves are changing colors. The season of fall is here! Therefore, you’ll want to get into the proper autumn spirit with plenty of seasonal events in your area! To start with, we recommend checking out the following farms in the Long Island area for corn mazes, hayrides, pumpkin patches, and more fall fun!

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Atlantic Honda and Families in Arms Hold 4th Annual Charity Event

Tuesday, September 10th, 2019
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Atlantic Honda Event Benefits Children with Autism in Long Island, NY

On September 14th, 2019, Atlantic Honda is holding their 4th annual joint charity sales event with the Families in Arms charity. During this sales event, proceeds from every Honda model sold will benefit the Families in Arms charity where one family will be gifted an all-expense-paid vacation to Disney World!

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Just remember, he knows who’s been naughty and nice

Friday, November 16th, 2018
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Take Pictures with Santa near Bay Shore, NY 

Hard to believe, but it’s already that time of year where you start making your Christmas gift wish list.  And possibly more importantly, it’s time to take the kids to see Santa Claus so that they can tell him what they want.  Here are some places that you can stop by to meet and take pictures with Santa near Bay Shore, NY. (more…)

Get ready to run this turkey day!

Monday, October 29th, 2018
2018 Turkey Trots near Bay Shore, NY with image of runners

2018 Turkey Trots near Bay Shore, NY 

Before feasting on your Thanksgiving dinner, take your family to one of these great Turkey Trots near Bay Shore, NY!  This is a great way to spend time with those you care about while letting you prepare for all the food you’ll eat later.  (more…)

Curl up with a blanket and watch one of these great movies!

Thursday, October 11th, 2018
Top Movies to Watch in October with cartoon image of a family watching tv

Top Movies to Watch in October 

With streaming services like Netflix and high-definition options like Blu-Ray, there are a ton of ways to watch all of your favorite movies and stay up-to-date on new releases.  And there are many great movies to watch during the fall, especially with Halloween coming up.  Here are some of the top movies to watch in October, ranging from scary to family-friendly. (more…)