Fairs and festivals on Long Island

Burt Fernandez, 33, founder of the Fire Island

(Credit: Fran Berkman)

Even though we typically drive everywhere, Long Islanders love to hit the streets when it's time to party!

The good news is there's no shortage of fairs and festivals on Long Island. Here's where to find fun on the street this year.

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    Spring Flower and Garden Show Hicks Nurseries | Westbury
    Weekly: Sun. 8 a.m.-8 p.m.; Mon. 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; Tue. 8 a.m.-6 p.m.;... Indoor garden show, featuring display gardens, seminars and children’s workshops giving a sneak peek on ...

  • Think Spring Bling and Shop: Craft and Gift Fair Fundraiser Newfield High School | Selden
    Sat. 3/25 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Featuring 75 vendors displaying a variety of handcrafted items, including jewelry, wood crafts, home decor ...

  • Spring Crafts and Gifts Fair Massapequa Elks Lodge | Massapequa
    Fri. 3/31 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sat. 4/1 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
    It's a multivendor craft fair with craft and gift items such as: Easter decorations, primitive ...

  • Craft and Gift Fair Deer Park High School | Deer Park
    Sat. 4/1 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Craft and gift exhibitors, held indoors, benefits Deer Park High School softball team ...

  • Gourmet Food and Handmade Market Smithtown Historical Society's Frank Brush Barn | Smithtown
    Sat. 4/1 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
    Featuring quality local vendors, wontons, honey, fudge, oils, handmade items, scarves, home décor, baby items ...

  • Spring Family Freshwater Fishing Festival Belmont Lake State Park | North Babylon
    Sat. 4/1 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Fishing activities offered include open fishing, fishing instruction, fly casting demonstrations, fish cleaning station and ...

  • Spring Craft Beer Festival Belmont Park Race Track | Elmont
    Sat. 4/1 12:30-4 p.m., 5:30-9 p.m.
    Featuring local and national craft breweries pouring samples of their finest brews. Food is available ...

  • Spring Flea Market Plattduetsche Home Society | Franklin Square
    Sat. 4/1 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
    Featuring handicrafts, Easter items, white elephant table, jewelry and food; cake, coffee and tea available. ...

  • The Long Island Pen Show features vintage and

    The Long Island Pen Show Hofstra University Student Center | Hempstead
    Sat. 4/1 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 4/2 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Featuring collectors and dealers of vintage and modern writing instruments exhibiting pens of all kinds, ...

  • Spring Craft Fair St. William the Abbot | Seaford
    Sat. 4/8 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Featuring Easter plants, raffle baskets, grand 50/50, baked goods, food and pictures with the Easter ...

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