Outdoor movies on Long Island
It's that time of the year again -- outdoor movies are screening at a park, beach or restaurant near you. Warm summer nights set the perfect backdrop for a movie with the little ones or an evening out with friends.
"It's something fun and it makes the dining experience that much better," says Dennis McDermott, owner of The Riverhead Project restaurant, which screens films on its open-air patio.
Outdoor movies are an affordable and relaxing way to end a summer day packed with activities. Most films begin at sunset -- admission is often free or at only a nominal charge. While many venues allow you to bring a picnic, some do not permit outside food. Double check with the venue before heading out. --Dorianna Valerio
Vernacular Visions Nassau County Museum of Art | Roslyn Harbor
Weekly: Sun. 11 a.m.-4:45 p.m.; Tue. 11 a.m.-4:45 p.m.; Wed. 11... Works by four contemporary Long Island artists: Susan Cushing of Southampton, Richard Gachot of Old ...
Film: Drawn from Nature Nassau County Museum of Art | Roslyn Harbor
Weekly: Sun. 11 a.m.; Sat.Through Sun. 7/12. "Drawn from Nature" presents the dramatic life story of naturalist John James Audubon, an adventurer ...
Long Island Ducks vs. Lancaster Barnstormers Bethpage Ballpark | Central Islip
Wed. 7/1 6:35 p.m.; Thu. 7/2 6:35 p.m.
Fireworks extravaganza on July 2 ...
Stepping On: Fall Prevention Workshop East Hampton Senior/Youth Center | East Hampton
Weekly: Wed. 10 a.m.-Noon A seven week fall prevention workshop ending May 20 led by health professionals and local ...
Stepping On Brookhaven Roe YMCA Day Camp | Holtsville
Weekly: Wed. 1-3 p.m. A seven week fall prevention workshop ending June 10 led by health professionals and local ...
Senior Connections Farmingdale Library | Farmingdale
Weekly: Tue. 10 a.m.-Noon; Wed. 10 a.m.-Noon; Thu. 10 a.m.-NoonThrough... Information referral and counseling service for seniors ...
Nassau Hiking Outdoor Jones Beach Boardwalk | Wantagh
Weekly: Wed. 10 a.m.Through Wed. 7/29. 4 mile hike, meet at West End Field 6. Bring lunch and beach chair to ...
Exhibit: Nature in Pop-Up Books South Fork Natural History Museum and Nature Center | Bridgehampton
Daily. Through Sun. 7/12. Small exhibit of nature-themed pop-up books from The PopupLady's collection, viewable during museum hours ...
Sister Act Gateway Playhouse in Bellport | Bellport
Weekly: Sun.Tue.Wed.Thu.Fri.Sat.Through Sat. 7/18. Musical by Alan Menken, Glenn Slater, and Cheri and Bill Steinkellner, adapted from the Touchstone ...
Downtown Thursdays McLevy Green | Bridgeport
Thu. 7/2 5:30-9 p.m.; Thu. 7/9 5:30-9 p.m.; Thu. 7/16 5:30-9 p.m.; Thu.... Downtown Thursdays is a FREE weekly outdoor summer concert series that happens every Thursday at ...