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May

SPRING ARTS AND CRAFTS FESTIVAL, Deepwells Farm County Park, Route 25A and

Moriches Road, St. James, 631-563-8551. Fee: $5, free 12 and younger. 75 juried

artists and craftsmen display works, with musical entertainment, children's

activities, food. Date: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. May 17.

FAMILY FESTIVAL, Greis Park, 1 Wilbur St., Lynbrook, 631-724-5966. Arts,

crafts, gifts and antiques. Date: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. May 17.

MEMORIAL WEEK CARNIVAL, Huntington YMCA, 60 Main St., Huntington,

631-421-4242, ext. 113. Fee: $11, $5 seniors, free younger than 2, includes all

rides and shows. Annual fundraiser features rides, games, food and

entertainment; benefits YMCA scholarships. Dates: 6-11 p.m. May 20-21; 6-11:30

p.m. May 22; 1-11:30 p.m. May 23-24; 1-7 p.m. May 25.

ST. MARKELLA GREEK ISLAND FESTIVAL, St. Markella Greek Orthodox Church,

1960 Jones Ave. N., Wantagh, 516-783-5760. Fee: None. Dance entertainment, live

music and food. Dates: 5-11 p.m. May 21-22; 2-11 p.m. May 23-24; 3-11 p.m. May

25.

ANNUAL MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND FESTIVAL, Tri-County Flea Market, Hempstead

Turnpike, Levittown, 516-520-8000. Rides, midway, entertainment, petting zoo.

Dates: 5-10 p.m. May 21; 1-11 p.m. May 22; noon-11 p.m. May 23-24; 1-9 p.m. May

25.

OUR LADY OF THE ROSARY K OF C ITALIAN FEAST, Knights of Columbus, 759 Long

Island Ave., Deer Park, 631-595-2012. Fee: $25 for unlimited rides (look for $5

off coupon), Memorial Day grandparents ride free with paid child 12 and

younger. Sponsored by Knights of Columbus Council 4428, includes rides, food,

games, music, puppet show, free pony rides, ventriloquist, comedian, dancers,

police and firefighters tug-of-war. Dates: 6-11 p.m. May 22; 2-11 p.m. May

23-24; 2-9 p.m. May 25.

ARTS & CRAFTS FAIR, Heights Deli Cafe, 74365 Main Rd., Greenport,

631-721-6899. on the grounds of the deli. Florals, hand-painted items,

glassware, ceramics and more. Date: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. May 23.

BETHPAGE FEDERAL CREDIT UNION AIR SHOW, Jones Beach State Park, Wantagh,

631-321-3510. Fee: $8 parking. Aerial demonstrations by the U.S. Air Force

Thunderbirds and other civilian and military performers. Dates: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

May 23-24.

THE MONTAUK FINE ARTS FESTIVAL, Montauk, 631-421-1590, montaukartshow.com.

95 artisans with original paintings and sculpture and unique clothing and

jewelry, at The Plaza in the heart of Montauk. Dates: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. May 23-24;

10 a.m.-5 p.m. May 25.

SHEEP TO SHAWL AND MUSIC, TOO, Old Bethpage Village Restoration, Round

Swamp Road, Old Bethpage, 516-572-8400, nassaucounty ny.gov/parks. Fee: $10, $7

ages 5-12 and older than 60. Sheep shearing, wool spinning and carding,

weaving; band concerts, craft demonstrations, dancing, fiddle music, historic

"base ball" games, and 19th century children's games. Dates: 10 a.m.-

5 p.m. May 23-25.

BELLMORE SPRING FESTIVAL, Bellmore Long Island Railroad Station, Sunrise

Highway, Bellmore, 631-724-5966. Arts, crafts, gifts and antiques. Dates: 11

a.m.-6 p.m. May 23-25.

NASSAU COUNTY STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL, Newbridge Road at Southern State

Parkway, North Bellmore, 516-679-1875. Fee: $2 Fri.-Sun., rides extra, free

parking. Rides, entertainment, fresh strawberries and strawberry concoctions.

Dates: 6-10 p.m. May 27-28; 6-11 p.m. May 29; noon-11 p.m. May 30; noon-9 p.m.

May 31.

SPRING FAIR, North Shore United Methodist Church, 260 Rte. 25A, Wading

River, 631-929-6075. Vendors, yard sale, bake sale, children's crafts. Date: 9

a.m.-3 p.m. May30.

ART IN THE PARK, Heckscher Park, 2 Prime Ave. at Route 25A, Huntington,

631-462-5400, art leagueli.org. Art League of Long Island hosts more than 100

artisans of ceramics, watercolors, jewelry, photographs, baskets; antiques,

raffles, live music, food. Dates: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. May 30-31.

GARDEN FESTIVAL, Ornamental Horticulture Teaching Gardens, Farmingdale

State College, Route 110, Farmingdale, 631-420-2075, farmingdale

.edu/horticulture. Plant sale, garden tours, horticultural lectures, arts and

crafts, music and food, rain or shine. Dates: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. May 30-31.

AMITYVILLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY HERITAGE FAIR, Amityville Historical Society

Heritage Fair, Park Avenue and Ireland Place, Amityville, 631-598-1486. Trolley

ride of historic sites, arts and crafts, antiques, attic treasures, antique

cars, pony rides, food and music. Dates: 10:30 a.m.-

5 p.m. May 30; rain date noon-5 p.m. May 31.

SYOSSET SUMMER FESTIVAL, Long Island Rail Road Train Station, Syosset,

631-724-5966, show tiques.com. Arts, crafts, new merchandise, antiques. Dates:

11 a.m.-6 p.m. May 30-31.

FESTIVAL OF THE EAST, Adelphi University,

1 South Ave., Garden City, 516-623-2196, belly danceli.com. Fee: $15.

Mediterranean culture, dancing and music with workshops, performances and

vendors. Dates: Noon-7 p.m. May 30-31.

June

ST. GERTRUDE'S PARISH FEAST, Center Island Beach, Bayville, 516-628-1113,

newtonshows.com. Food, rides and games. Dates: 6-10 p.m. June 3, 4; 6-11 p.m.

June 5; 5-11 p.m. June 6; 5-9 p.m. June 7.

GRECIAN FESTIVAL, St. Nicholas Shrine Greek Orthodox Church, 200 Great East

Neck Rd., West Babylon, 631-587-1150. Homemade food and pastries, rides and

games, taverna with live Greek band, traditional Greek dancing, vendors, guided

church tours. Dates: 6-10 p.m. June 4; 6-11 p.m. June 5; noon-11 p.m. June 6;

noon-10 p.m. June 7.

DEBORAH HOSPITAL FOUNDATION CRAFTS FAIR AND DUCK RACE, Babylon Town Hall

Park, 200 E. Sunrise Hwy., Lindenhurst, 631-957-8041. More than 300 arts and

crafts vendors, and duck race (during day, prizes awarded), entertainment, moon

walk, pony rides, antique cars, clown, DJ, exotic birds, slide, food courts,

giveaways. Date: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. June 6.

GREATER WESTHAMPTON SPRING ARTS AND CRAFTS SHOW, Village Green, Mill Road

and Main Street, Westhampton, 631-288-3337. More than 60 craftsman exhibit fine

arts and crafts. Dates: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. June 6-7.

ARTS AND CRAFTS FAIR, East Hampton American Legion, Montauk Highway,

Amagansett, 631-724-5966, rain or shine. Artisans present their work. Dates: 11

a.m.-6 p.m. June 6-7, July 18-19, July 25-26, Aug. 29-30.

STRAWBERRY FAIR WEEKEND, Benner's Farm, 56 Gnarled Hollow Rd., Setauket,

631-689-8172, bennersfarm.com. Fee: $6, kids and seniors $5. Old-fashioned fun

and celebration of strawberries. Dates: Noon-4 p.m. June 6-7.

SMITHTOWN FESTIVAL DAY, Main Street, Smithtown, 631-979-8069. 350 craft and

vendor tables with entertainment, food court, giant inflatable rides, pony

rides, karate demonstrations and dance company performances. Radio stations

WALK-FM and WMJC/94.3 broadcast live; performances by Smithtown Performing Arts

Center. Date: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. June 7.

ADELANTE PUERTO RICAN AND HISPANIC DAY PARADE OF LONG ISLAND, Brentwood,

Fifth Avenue, Brentwood, 631-434-3481, ext. 14. Fee: Donations accepted. Parade

features more than 100 groups and organizations, bands, floats, dancers;

festival follows parade; call for information. Date: Noon, June 7.

HARBORFEST DOCK DAY AND CRAFT FESTIVAL, North Hempstead Town Dock, Port

Washington, 516-883-6566. Fee: For cruises only. Craft fair, schooner sails on

Manhasset Bay, music, fun park and entertainment, enviro-expo, new nautical

exhibit in tugboat museum, pirates, local vendors, food court, model boat

regatta. Date: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. June 7.

GREEK VILLAGE FESTIVAL, Greek Orthodox Church of the Resurrection, 1400

Cedar Swamp Rd., Brookville, 516-671-5200. Greek food festival, flea market,

live music, dancing, children's activities and a Greek import store, church

tours, amusements, games. Dates: 6-11 p.m. June 12; 3-11 p.m. June 13; 3-9 p.m.

June 14.

MONTAUK HARBOR FESTIVAL AND BLESSING OF THE FLEET WEEK, West Lake Drive,

Montauk Harbor, 631-668-2428, montaukchamber.com. Fee: Some activities. Some

top jazz musicians, wine tasting, vendors, children's activities. Dates: Noon-5

p.m. June 13-14.

LONG BEACH FINE ARTS SHOW, Kennedy Plaza, Park Avenue, Long Beach,

516-431-1000, ext. 7216, longbeachny.org. Juried fine arts show featuring more

than 60 artists exhibiting paintings, drawings, sculpture, photographs; live

music and entertainment, food. Dates: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. June 13- 14.

STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL AND YARD SALE, St. Thomas of Canterbury Episcopal

Church, 90 Edgewater Ave., Smithtown, 631-265-4520. Strawberries, shortcake,

ice cream, bake sale, food and giant community yard sale. Donate items or

purchase space for a mini yard sale. Call for further info. Rain date June 20.

Dates: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Dates: June 13.

CRAFT FAIR, Christ Community Church, 391 E. Main St., East Islip,

631-821-1994. Crafts, home-baked goods, free outdoor concerts. Proceeds to feed

hungry of Long Island. Dates: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 13, July 11, Aug. 8, Sept.

12, Oct. 17.

AMERICANA FAIR, Islip Grange, 10 Broadway Avenue, Sayville, 631-224-5430.

Crafts fair, music, pony rides, petting zoo, entertainment. Rain date on June

14. Date: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. June 13.

HUCKLEBERRY FROLIC, Memorial Park, Woods and Atlantic avenues, East

Rockaway, 516-887-6300. Benefit for the East Rockaway Grist Mill Museum

features parade, live entertainment, games, music, food, children's rides; rain

date June 20. Date: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. June 13.

HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF THE MASSAPEQUAS STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL, Old Grace

Church, grounds, Merrick Road and Cedar Shore Drive, Massapequa, 516-799-2023.

Homemade strawberry shortcake, face painting, coloring contests, vendors,

church, cottage and Jones family cemetery tours; rain date June 14. Dates: 10

a.m.-4 p.m. June 13.

HARBOR FESTIVAL, West Lake Drive, West Lake Drive, Montauk, 631-668-2429,

montaukchamber .com. Children's games, inflatable rides, nautical activities,

clam-shucking and hot dog-eating contests, music, vendor booths, arts and

crafts, Dates: noon-5 p.m. June 13; rain date June 14.

SPRING FAIR, Main Street, Center Moriches, 631-874-3849. rain or shine The

Moriches Chamber of commerce sponsors the event. Dates: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Dates:

June 14.

MODEL "A" FORD SHOW, Old Bethpage Village Restoration, Round Swamp Road,

Old Bethpage, 516-572-8400, nassaucountyny.gov/parks. Fee: $10; $7 ages 5-12

and older than 60. 35th Annual Model "A" Ford Day on the Long Island

Fairgrounds with more than 60 historic Model A Fords on display. Date: 10

a.m.-3:30 p.m. June 14; rain date June 28.

ARTS FESTIVAL BY THE BAY, Along Main Street and at the bandshell, Bay

Shore, 631-665-7003. Live entertainment including the Sweet Adelines, Babylon

Chorale, Hibernian Festival Singers, dancing, artists, vendors, pony rides,

petting zoo, food. Dates: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. June 14.

ST. JOHN'S STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL, St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 36

E. John St., Lindenhurst, 631-226-1274 (advance ticket sales only). Fee: $4, $7

family. Annual event features strawberry sundaes, shortcake, strawberries and

cream, and a contest (prepare dinner, snack or dessert with strawberries).

Date: Noon-2 p.m. June 14.

MATTITUCK LIONS CLUB STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL, County Road 48, north of Cox Neck

Road, Mattituck, 631-298-2222, mattitucklionsclub.org. Fee: Call or visit Web

site. Free parking and free shuttle service. Music, rides, ethnic foods and

shortcake; handmade crafts vendors on Sat. and Sun.; "Hulling of the Berries"

Thur. evening. Fireworks Fri. and Sat. at 9 p.m. Call for volunteer

opportunities. Sunday North Fork Folk Festival. Dates: 6-11 p.m. June 19; 11

a.m.-11 p.m. June 20; 11 a.m.-6 p.m. June 21.

7TH ANNUAL CAROLINE COUNTRY FAIR, Caroline Church of Brookhaven, Dyke and

Strongs Neck roads, Setauket, 631-941-4245. Children's crafts and games,

prizes, pony rides, animals, pie contest, BBQ lunch, live music, baked goods,

vendors, barn sale, raffle baskets. Date: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 20; rain date

June 21.

KIDS FEST, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 3434 Hempstead Tpke., Levittown,

516-731-7387. Magic show, puppet show, juggling demonstrations, costumed

characters, karaoke contest, crafts. Date: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. June 20; rain date

June 27.

KINGS PARK DAY TOWN FAIR, Main Street, Parking lot across from the Kings

Park Fire Department, Kings Park, 631-804-0443. DJ's, bands, dance

performances, karate demonstrations, bike rally, clowns, craft fair, rides,

raffles and giveaways. Date: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 20.

STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL, Trinity Lutheran Church, 716 Rte. 25A, Rocky Point,

631-744-9355. Strawberries, shortcakes, waffles, yard sale, games. Date: 10

a.m.-3 p.m. June 20.

FATHER'S DAY FESTIVAL, Seaford Long Island Railroad Station, Sunrise

Highway, Seaford, 631-724-5966, showtiques.com. Arts, crafts, gifts and

antiques. Dates: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. June 20-21.

ST. ANTHONY'S FAMILY FEAST AND FESTIVAL, Trinity Regional School, Fifth

Avenue, East Northport, 631-499-6824. Fee: $11 (includes all rides). Rides,

games, Las Vegas Night, food, refreshments. Fireworks Wed. and Sat. Dates: 6-11

p.m. June 24-25; 6-11:30 p.m. June 26; 5-11:30 p.m. June 27; 3-9 p.m. June 28.

SUMMER BEACH FEST, Point Lookout, On Lido Boulevard, Point Lookout,

516-292-9000, ext. 218. Fee: $6 residents, $18 nonresidents parking. Games and

crafts for ages 6-13, no vendors. Date: 12:30-3 p.m. June 26.

9TH ANNUAL OUTDOOR ARTS & CRAFTS SHOW, Chase Bank front lawn, 47 W. Montauk

Hwy., Hampton Bays, 631-728-2211. Art work and handmade craft items. Sponsored

by the Hampton Bay Chamber of Commerce. Dates: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. June 27-28.

OCEANSIDE COUNTRY FAIR, School House Green, Foxhurst Road, Oceanside,

631-724-5966, showtiques.com. Arts, crafts, antiques, gift items. Date: 10

a.m.-5 p.m. June 27.

ROCKVILLE CENTRE STREET FAIR, North Village Avenue, Rockville Centre,

631-563-8551. Arts, crafts, foods, live music. Date: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. June 28,

rain or shine.

LYNBROOK STREET FAIR (SPRING), Atlantic Avenue, Lynbrook, 631-724-5966,

showtiques.com. Arts, crafts, gifts, antiques. Date: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. June 28.

July

PECONIC BAY MEDICAL CENTER FAMILY FESTIVAL, Route 25A, Wading River,

631-929-3500, newton shows.com. Food, rides and games; fireworks Sat. night.

Dates: 6-11 July 2-5.

INDEPENDENCE DAY, Sagamore Hill National Historic Site, Sagamore Hill Road,

Cove Neck, 516-922-4788, nps.gov/sahi. Fee: $5 guided tour of home, conducted

hourly, festival admission is free. An equestrian demonstration by the Rough

Rider Re-enactors at 1 p.m., the Rough Rider Cavalry Troop of the

Nassau-Suffolk Horsemen's Association demonstrates riding techniques of mounted

soldiers of the Spanish-American War at a cavalry training camp, a period

encampment. Formal program begins at 2 p.m. featuring period music, speeches by

local dignitaries and appearance by Theodore Roosevelt re-enactor James Foote.

Date: 8:45 a.m.-5:15 p.m. July 4.

EAST HAMPTON FINE ARTS FESTIVAL, East Hampton American Legion, Montauk

Highway, Amagansett, 631-421-1590, easthamptonartfestival.com. 125 artisans

with original paintings and sculpture and unique one-of-a-kind clothing and

jewelry. Dates: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. July 4-5; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. July 6.

OLD-FASHIONED INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATION, Old Bethpage Village

Restoration, Round Swamp Road, Old Bethpage, 516-572-8400,

nassaucountyny.gov/parks. Fee: $10, $7 ages 5-12 and older than 60. Re-creation

of a Long Island July Fourth celebration in 1865, including a National Victory

Pic-Nic (bring your own picnic lunch), band concerts and fiddle music,

children's games, musket firings and a patriotic parade and ceremony. Date: 10

a.m.-5 p.m. July 4.

1890S SUMMER FAIR, Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 380 Nicolls Rd.,

Stony Brook, 631-751-0297. Fee: $5, free younger than 12, $1 off admission with

a donation of a nonperishable food item. Children's activities, period

costumes, Victorian melodrama, musical entertainment, crafts and merchandise

vendors, refreshments and dining. Dates: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. July 4-5.

SOUTHAMPTON TOWN KIWANIS CLUB CARNIVAL, Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton,

631-287-4194, newtonshows.com. Food, rides and games. Dates: 6-11 p.m. July

8-12.

ARTHAMPTONS, Bridgehampton Historical Society, Montauk Highway and Corwith

Avenue, Bridgehampton, 631-283-5505. Fee: $20. This art fair, inspired by the

history of the art of the East End, includes more than 50 galleries and

features paintings, sculpture, watercolors, prints and photography. Dates:

Noon-6 p.m. July 9; noon-7 p.m. July 10-11; noon-6 p.m. July 12.

HAMPTONS GREEK FESTIVAL, Greek Orthodox Church of the Hamptons, 111 St.

Andrew's Rd., Southampton, 631-283-6169. Live music, Hellenic crafts, vendors,

dancing, wine tasting, children's activities and food. Dates: Noon-11 p.m. July

9-11; noon-9 p.m. July 12.

ST. MARY'S INTERNATIONAL STREET FAIR, Monroe Boulevard and East Park

Avenue, Long Beach, 516-432-0157. Organized by St. Mary of the Isle Roman

Catholic Church, features world foods, children's activities, rides, games,

desserts. Dates: 5:30-11 p.m. July 9-12.

CELEBRATING P.T. BARNUM, Ward Melville Heritage Organization Educational

and Cultural Center, Stony Brook Village Center, Main Street, Stony Brook,

631-689-5888, stonybrook

village.com. Fee: Call. Featuring the life of Barnum, circus memorabilia.

Exhibit runs through Aug. 23. Date: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. July 10.

GREAT SOUTH BAY MUSIC FESTIVAL, Shorefront Park, Rider Avenue and Smith

Street, Patchogue, 631-331-0808, greatsouthbaymusic festival.com. Fee: $15

all-day ticket. Outdoor three-day American music, arts and heritage festival

featuring four stages, 40 bands, professional acts, kid zone, patriots zone,

artists, craftsmen and food market. Dates: 4-11 p.m. July 10; noon-11 p.m. July

11; noon-9:30 p.m. July 12.

MATTITUCK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ANNUAL STREET FAIR, Love Lane, Mattituck,

631-298-9400, mattituckchamber.org. About 120 vendors, food, entertainment,

unique arts and crafts; crowning of Little Mr. and Miss Mattituck. Dates: 9:30

a.m.-4 p.m. July 11; rain date July 12.

LAZY DAYS OF SUMMER, Jerusalem Avenue Pool, East Village Green, Levittown,

516-735-5901. Picnic, pony rides, petting zoo, children's fishing pond (ages

2-5), outdoor games, entertainment, bring chair or blanket; hosted by Levittown

Community Council. Date: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. July 11.

HUNTINGTON INDEPENDENCE DAY, Arsenal (Job Sammis House), 425 Park Ave.,

Huntington, 516-785-3030. Huntington Militia recreates events of this day in

1776 in the Town of Huntington. Musket and cannon drills, practice musket

drills for children, period craft and cooking demonstrations, house tours.

Dates: Noon-5 p.m. July 12; rain date Aug. 2.

LONG ISLAND INTERNATIONAL FILM EXPO, Bellmore Movie Theater, 222 Pettit

Ave., Bellmore, 516-571-3168. Fee: Individual film blocks $9; seniors $7; day

pass $20; gold pass $60; seniors/students 2-for-1 matinee before 5 p.m. About

100 short and feature-length films screened; panel discussion. Salute to

Independent Filmmakers Awards Ceremony Gala July 19 at Bellmore Movie Theater,

tickets $50. Dates: July 13-19.

RIVERHEAD BLUES FESTIVAL, Riverhead, Riverhead, 631-727-5782,

vail-leavitt.org. Fee: Call or visit Web site. Blues performers, crafts, food

vendors, jams, presented by the Vail-Leavitt Music Hall. Dates: July 18-19.

LONG BEACH ARTS AND CRAFTS FESTIVAL, On the boardwalk at Riverside

Boulevard, Long Beach, 516-431-3890. More than 150 vendors displaying clothing,

jewelry, candles, pottery, paintings; food vendors. Dates: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. July

18-19.

ARTS & CRAFTS FESTIVAL, Clayton Huey Elementary School, 511 Main St.,

Center Moriches. Juried arts and crafts show at school, festival along Main

Street. Dates: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. July 18; rain date July 19.

ARTS AND CRAFTS SUMMER FESTIVAL, Deepwells Farm County Park, Route 25A and

Moriches Road, St. James, 631-563-8551. Fee: $5, free younger than 12. Juried

artists and craftsmen, demonstrations, entertainment, children's activities and

food. Dates: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. July 18-19, rain or shine.

CIVIL WAR BATTLE, Old Bethpage Village Restoration, Round Swamp Road, Old

Bethpage, 516-572-8400. Fee: $10, $7 ages 5-12 and older than 60. Re-enactment

of 1862 Civil War battle; Union Army called upon to attack Confederate

infantry; skirmishes between the two forces held both days. Military drills,

musket firing and camp duties. Dates: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. July 18-19.

SUMMER FAIR, East Hampton American Legion, Montauk Highway, Amagansett,

631-724-5966, showtiques.com. Arts, crafts, gifts, antiques. Dates: 11 a.m.-6

p.m. July 18-19, July 25-26.

LOBSTERFEST 2009, Wharf House at Founder's Landing, Terry Lane at Hobart

Road, Southold, 631-477-0123, 631-765-5100. Fee: $40 ($35 prepaid through a

Rotarian), $7 child's menu. Live music until 10 p.m., Greenport and Southold

Rotary clubs sponsor this annual event. Dates: 5-8 p.m. July 25.

FEAST OF ST. ROCCO, Church of St. Rocco, 18 Third St., Glen Cove,

516-676-2482. Street fair with rides, ethnic food, vendors, games, casino,

entertainment, raffle, Procession with Statue of St. Rocco Sun. after 10:15

Mass. Dates: 6-11 p.m. July 28-31; 3-11 p.m. Aug. 1; 3-10 p.m. Aug. 2.

SAYVILLE SUMMERFEST, Main Street, Sayville, 631-567-5257,

greatersayvillechamber.com. Carnival, crafts, food, car show, art show,

concerts and rides. Dates: 10 a.m.-10 p.m. July 31-Aug. 1; 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Aug.

2.

August

GARVIES POINT DAY, Garvies Point Museum and Preserve, 50 Barry Dr., Glen

Cove, 516-571-8010. Fee: $3, $2 ages 5-12. Nature crafts, bird-watching walk,

beach exploration, cemetery tour, films, videos. Dates: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 1.

HISTORIC BASE BALL TOURNAMENT, Old Bethpage Village Restoration, Round

Swamp Road, Old Bethpage, 516-572-8400. Fee: $10, $7 ages 5-12 and older than

60. Vintage baseball clubs from throughout the Northeast join Old Bethpage

Village Old Time Base Ball Clubs and play in uniforms, style and rules of 19th

century, concerts by Old Bethpage Village Brass Band. Dates: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Aug. 1-2.

MARY O. FRITCHIE ART SHOW, Village Green, Mill Road and Main Street,

Westhampton, 631-288-3337. Outdoor juried event, more than 140 exhibitors,

sponsored by the Greater Westhampton Chamber of Commerce. Dates: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Aug. 1-2.

MANHASSET SUMMER FAIR, Main Municipal Lot (behind Mary Jane Davies Green),

Manhasset Avenue, Manhasset, 631-724-5966, showtiques.com. Arts, crafts, gifts,

antiques. Dates: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 1.

GREAT NECK PLAZA SUMMER FAIR, Main Lot, Grace Avenue and Bond Street, Great

Neck, 631-724-5966, showtiques.com. Arts and craft artisans present their

work. Dates: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 2.

LOBSTER BAKE, Caroline Church of Brookhaven, Dyke and Strongs Neck roads,

Setauket, 631-871-5327. Fee: Call. The annual event includes appetizers, clams,

lobsters (one per adult), mussels, hot dogs, corn, beans, clam chowder,

desserts, iced tea and lemonade, games and entertainment. Bring own soda, beer

or wine if desired. Date: 4 p.m. Aug. 2.

MASSAPEQUA PARK STREET FAIR, Park Boulevard, Massapequa Park, 631-724-5966,

show tiques.com. Arts and craft artisans present their work. Dates: 11 a.m.-6

p.m. Aug. 8-9.

NORTH FORK CRAFT BEER, BBQ AND WINE FESTIVAL, Martha Clara Vineyards, 6025

Sound Ave., Riverhead, 631-940-7290. Fee: $50 includes beer tasting and a

barbecue sandwich. Proceeds benefit Peconic Bay Medical Center and the Terry

Farrell Fire Fighters' Fund. Dates: 2-6 p.m. Aug. 8.

HOLBROOK CARNIVAL/CRAFT & FESTIVAL, Seneca Middle School, 850 Main St.,

Holbrook, 631-471-2725. Annual event, sponsored by the Holbrook Chamber of

Commerce, features rides, games, entertainment, crafts and fireworks displays

Thur. and Sat. Dates: 6-11 p.m. Aug. 13-14; 1-11 p.m. Aug. 15; 1-9 p.m. Aug. 16.

POLISH TOWN STREET FAIR AND POLKA FESTIVAL, Pulaski Street, Lincoln and

Osborn avenues, Riverhead, 631-369-1616. Fee: free admission to street fair and

Kids Fun Day; Polka Dance Festival is $13, $5 12 and younger. More than 250

stands featuring Polish food, arts and crafts, re-enactment of an old-fashioned

Polish wedding, and polka bands, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat.-Sun.; Polka Dance

Festival in Polonaise Park, includes bands, dance groups and dancing, 5

p.m.-midnight Sat.; Kids Fun Day noon-5 p.m. Sun. Dates: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug.

15-16.

ROCKVILLE CENTRE SUMMER FAIR, Municipal Lot, Sunrise Highway and North Long

Beach Road, Rockville Centre, 631-724-5966, showtiques.com. Arts, crafts,

gifts, antiques. Dates: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 15-16.

LONG ISLAND BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL, Tanner Park, Wilson Avenue off Montauk

Highway, Copiague, 631-587-3696. Fee: $10, $5 younger than 10. Outdoor event

featuring music, food, craft vendors and children's activities. Dates: Noon-8

p.m. Aug. 15-16 rain or shine.

GREEK FESTIVAL @ PORT JEFFERSON, Greek Orthodox Church of the Assumption,

430 Sheep Pasture Rd., Port Jefferson, 631-473-0829, kimisis .org. Fee: $2,

free younger than 18. Homemade food, pastries, live music, dancing, vendors,

children's activities, church tours, and fireworks. Largest Long Island raffle

offers 269 prize, including 5 cars, boat and trip to Greece with cruise. Free

parking and shuttle from Ward Melville High School. Dates: 5-10 p.m. Aug.

20-21; 1-10 p.m. Aug. 22-23.

SCOTTISH GAMES, Old Westbury Gardens, 71 Old Westbury Rd., Old Westbury,

516-333-0048, liscots.org, oldwestburygardens.org. Fee: $15, $10 older than 62,

$5 7-12, free younger than 7; parking is included. Scottish dance and music

performances, competitive Highland Games (caber toss, putting the stone and

tossing of the sheaf), cultural and historical displays, clan genealogy

information, individual and pipe band competitions, children's activities,

traditional Scottish wares, crafts and foods. Date: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 22.

LONG BEACH HISTORICAL SOCIETY ARTS AND CRAFTS FESTIVAL, Long Beach

Boardwalk, at Long Beach Boulevard, Long Beach, 516-432-1192. Features more

than 150 vendors displaying clothing, jewelry, candles, pottery, paints; food

vendors. Dates: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Aug. 22-23.

THE WESTHAMPTON FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS, Great Meadow, Westhampton Beach,

631-421-1590, paragonartevents.com/html/west hampton.html. 200 artisans with

original paintings and sculpture and unique, one-of-a-kind clothing and

jewelry. Dates: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 22; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 23.

MASSAPEQUA SUMMER FESTIVAL, Carmen's Plaza, Carmen's Road, Massapequa,

516-724-5966. Arts, crafts, gifts, antiques. Dates: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 22-23.

MOTHER CABRINI ITALIAN FEAST, Suffolk County Community College, Grant

Campus, Crooked Hill Road, Brentwood, 631-499-6824. Fee: Fee for rides (call

for information). Rides, food, fireworks display Aug. 29 and Sept. 6,

entertainment; sponsored by the Giuseppe A. Nigro Lodge, Order of the Sons of

Italy in America. Dates: 6-11 p.m. Aug. 28, Sept. 1-4; 3-11 p.m. Aug. 29-31,

Sept. 5-7.

SEAFOOD FESTIVAL AND CRAFTS FAIR, Long Island Maritime Museum, 86 West

Ave., West Sayville, 631-563-8551. Fee: $5, free ages 5 and younger. Live

music, entertainment, crafts, a variety of seafood, nautical demonstrations,

displays, tours of the Bayman's Cottage and the Oyster House. Dates: 10 a.m.-6

p.m. Aug. 29-30.

RIVERHEAD RAILROAD FESTIVAL 2009, Railroad Museum of Long Island, 416

Griffing Ave., Riverhead, 631-727-7920, rmli.org. Fee: $6, $3 ages 5-12, free

younger than 5. "O" Gauge Train Layout exhibit constructed by RMLI members, in

addition to Diesel 1556, Engine 39 and Engine 399, all in the process of being

restored, informative exhibits, displays of the history of railroading on Long

Island, musical entertainment, food and vendors. Dates: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug.

29-30.

ARTS AND CRAFTS SUMMER FAIR, East Hampton American Legion, Montauk Highway,

Amagansett, 631-724-5966, showtiques.com. Arts and crafts artisans display

their work. Dates: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 29-30.

TOWN OF BABYLON BEACH BLAST, Overlook Beach, Ocean Parkway East of Cedar

Beach, off Wantagh and Robert Moses parkways, Babylon, 631-893-2100. Fee: Open

to Town of Babylon residents with residential stickers; parking at Cedar Beach

for nonresidents and residents without recreational sticker ($20 fee). Relay

contests, food, games, rides, music, face painting and ice cream eating

contest. Date: 3 p.m. Aug. 29.

September

SHINNECOCK POW WOW, Shinnecock Reservation, West Gate Road, off Montauk

Highway, Southampton, 631-283-6143. Fee: $12, $8 ages 6-16 and seniors, free 5

and younger. Tribal dances, ceremonies, crafts, storytelling, native foods,

demonstrations, dance and drum competitions; fire lighting at sunset Fri.-Sat.

Grand entry of dancers, 7 p.m. Fri., noon and 7 p.m. Sat. and Sun., noon

Monday. Grounds open Fri. 3 p.m. 10 a.m. Sat.-Mon. Dates: 3 p.m. Sept. 4, 10

a.m. Sept. 5-7.

ARTS & GIFT SHOW, Eisenhower Park, Hempstead Turnpike, East Meadow,

516-442-6000, nassaucountycraftshows.com. Dates: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 5-6.

OLDE TIME MUSIC WEEKEND, Old Bethpage Village Restoration, Round Swamp

Road, Old Bethpage, 516-572-8400. Fee: $10, $7 ages 5-12 and older than 60 and

volunteer firefighters. Popular Civil War music performed while visitors learn

traditional 1800s contra-dancing and listen to a Brass Military Band. Historic

"base ball" matches will be played daily. Dates: 10 a.m. Sept. 5; 5 p.m. Sept.

6.

GRANDE FESTA ITALIANA, Hempstead Harbor Beach Park, West Shore Drive, Port

Washington, 516-883-5762. Rides, games, casino, entertainment and fireworks

(fireworks Sun. only). Dates: 6-11 p.m. Sept. 9-10; 6 p.m.-midnight Sept. 11; 2

p.m.-midnight Sept. 12; 2-11 p.m. Sept. 13.

PORT JEFFERSON AMERICAN MUSIC FESTIVAL, Port Jefferson, 631-473-1414.

Three-day event features 35 bands, four stages, rides, children's

entertainment, arts and crafts throughout village. Dates: 8 p.m. Sept. 11;

noon-7 p.m. Sept. 12; noon-6 p.m. Sept. 13.

EAST NORTHPORT FESTIVAL, John Walsh Park, Larkfield Road, East Northport,

631-261-3573, newtonshows.com. Food, rides and games. Dates: 6-11 p.m. Sept.

11; 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Sept. 12; 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 13.

CHILDREN'S FESTIVAL AND CRAFTS FAIR, Crab Meadow Beach, off Waterside

Avenue, Northport, 631-462-0303. Fee: $5 per car, proceeds benefit the Parent

Leadership Program. Clowns, face painting, pony and bounce rides, petting zoo,

entertainment, arts and crafts, information about service organizations, fire

safety house and refreshments. Presented by Town of Huntington and Child Care

Council of Suffolk County. Date: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 12.

MEMORY WALK AND FESTIVAL, Old Bethpage Village Restoration, Round Swamp

Road, Old Bethpage, 631-820-8068, alz.org/longisland. Fee: Call. The Long

Island Memory Walk, Alzheimer's Association Long Island's annual fundraising

event, kicks off with registration and breakfast 8:30 a.m., opening ceremonies

at 10 a.m., walk at 11 a.m., and lunch and entertainment noon-3 p.m. Date: 8:30

a.m. Sept. 12.

HARVEST AND SEAFOOD FESTIVAL, Captree State Park, off Robert Moses

Causeway, West Islip, 631-321-3510, 631-669-0449 (day of event) Fee: $6

parking; activities are free. Nautical-themed festival with seafood, Long

Island produce, boat rides, crab races, pony rides, inflatables, musical

entertainment and temporary tattoos. Dates: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 12-13.

NESCONSET DAY, Nesconset Plaza, Smithtown Boulevard, Nesconset,

631-265-6131. Presented by Nesconset Chamber of Commerce with more than 200

arts and crafts vendors, food, live music and entertainment, pony rides,

petting zoo and games. Dates: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 13; rain date Sept. 20.

BEACH FEST, North Hempstead Beach Park (formerly Bar Beach Park), West

Shore Road off Roslyn Road, Port Washington, 516-869-6311. Fee: $5 per car.

Includes petting zoo, arts and crafts, music, sand castle building, kite

flying, face painting. Date: Noon-6 p.m. Sept. 13.

COUNTRY CRAFT FAIR, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 3434 Hempstead Tpke.,

Levittown, 516-731-7387, 516-491-2192. Handcrafted items, pony rides, petting

zoo, children's activities. Dates: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 19; rain date Sept.26.

MARITIME FESTIVAL, Village of Greenport, Greenport, 631-477-2100. Parade

(noon Sat. only), clam chowder contest (Sun. 1-4 p.m.) vendors, music,

traditional arts and craft demonstration, Captain Kid's Alley, old-fashioned

games, kayak derby, whaleboat races, dancing. Dates: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 19-20.

WEST ISLIP COUNTRY FAIR, West Islip Library, 3 Higbie Lane, West Islip,

631-422-8943. More than 300 craft vendors, demonstrations, live music, pony

rides, children's games, square dancing, face painting, clowns, magician,

petting zoo. Dates: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 20; rain date Sept. 27.

LONG ISLAND APPLE FESTIVAL, Sherwood-Jayne House, 55 Old Post Rd., East

Setauket, 631-692-4664, splia.org. Fee: Call. Hosted by the 18th century

Sherwood-Jayne House featuring games, traditional music, demonstrations, hay

rides, colonial storytelling and an apple pie contest (entry information at

631-751-3730). Date: 11 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Sept. 20.

LONG ISLAND INTERNATIONAL ARTS FESTIVAL, Eisenhower Park, Hempstead

Turnpike, East Meadow, 631-421-1590, paragonartevents.com. 200 artisans with

original paintings and sculpture and unique clothing and jewelry. Dates: 10

a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 26, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 27.

LONG ISLAND NATURALLY ... ENVIRONMENTAL FAIR, Manor Farm, Manor Road,

Huntington, 516-938-6152, Starflowerexperiences.org. Environmental fun and

learning includes exhibits, games, community yard sale, demonstrations of

environment-friendly practices, folk music, safari to discover local wildlife.

Dates: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 26; rain date Sept. 27.

FALL FAIR, United Methodist Church, 180 West Neck Rd., Huntington,

631-427-0326. Features used furniture, electronics and household items, fresh

cheese and produce, baked goods, jewelry, children's clothing, books and toys,

movies, music, flowers and plants and a silent auction (begins at 11 a.m.),

lunch served 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Benefits local charities. Date: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Sept. 26.

PICKLE FESTIVAL, John Gardiner Farm, 900 Park Ave., Greenlawn,

631-754-1180, gcha.info. Fee: $2, free younger than 12. Greenlawn-Centerport

Historical Association's annual pickle festival features homemade pickles,

jams, jellies, farm-grown vegetables, baked goods and family activities. Dates:

11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 26; rain date Sept. 27.

WILDWOOD FALL FESTIVAL, Wildwood State Park, Hulse Landing Road, north of

Sound Avenue, Wading River, 631-321-3510. Fee: Call. Vendors, wagon rides, pony

rides, inflatables (weather permitting), funny photos, environmental displays,

pie-eating contest and children's entertainment. Dates: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept.

26.

OLD-FASHIONED PIG ROAST, Caroline Church of Brookhaven, Dyke and Strongs

Neck roads, Setauket, 631-941-4245, carolinechurch.net. Fee: $20, $10 younger

than 12, free younger than 2. Besides roast pork, menu includes appetizers,

corn, hot dogs, dessert, iced tea and lemonade. Bring own soda, beer or wine.

Reserve by Sept. 20. Date: 5 p.m. Sept. 26.

ROCK THE HARVEST, Pindar Vineyards, Route 25, Peconic, 631-734-6200,

pindar.net. Fee: $20 includes first glass of wine. Three bands perform, wine

tastings, food. Date: Noon-5 p.m. Sept. 26.

AMERICANA FEST, St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 36 E. John St.,

Lindenhurst, 631-226-1274. Fee: $14, $7 ages 6-12, free younger than 6. Musical

entertainment, children's activities and rides, hot dogs, hamburgers and other

foods included, Honor Guard Ceremony. Date: Noon-4 p.m. Sept. 27.

October

LONG ISLAND FAIR, Old Bethpage Village Restoration, Round Swamp Road, Old

Bethpage, 516-572-8400. Fee: $10, $7 ages 4-14 and 60 and older. Prize-winning

vegetables, flower and crafts displayed in replica of 1866 Fairgrounds

Exhibition Hall. Farm animals, poultry, brass band concerts, traditional music,

children's games, wagon and pony rides, craft demonstrations, magic and puppet

shows, interactive farm display, food, corn husking, crosscut sawing contests.

Dates: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 1-4.

ANNUAL FALL FESTIVAL, The Garden Spot, 366 Railroad Ave., Center Moriches,

631-878-5662. Fee: $5, $15 unlimited rides 16 and younger, added fees for

pumpkin picking. Haunted house and hayrides, corn maze and 3-D maze, pumpkin

decorating, petting zoo, costume contest, most activities for ages 12 and

younger. Dates: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 3-4, Oct.10-12, Oct. 17-18, Oct. 24-25,

Oct. 31.

HALLOCKVILLE FALL FESTIVAL AND CRAFTS SHOW, Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038

Sound Ave., Riverhead, 631-298-5292, hallockville.com. Fee: $7, $5 seniors and

ages 6-12, free 5 and younger. Annual festival features craft vendors,

demonstrations, tractor pulls, animal displays, music, children's activities

and home-baked goods. Dates: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Dates: Oct.3-4.

HARVEST FESTIVAL, Yours Ours Mine Community Center, 152 Center Lane,

Levittown, 516-735-5901. Fee: Call for advance sales and fees. Crafts fair,

pumpkin patch, children's activities, musical entertainment. Dates: 10 a.m.-4

p.m. Oct. 3-4.

VALLEY STREAM FALL FESTIVAL, Hendrickson Park, Merrick Road, Valley Stream,

631-724-5966, showtiques.com. Arts, crafts, gifts, antiques. Date: 11 a.m.-6

p.m. Oct. 3.

FESTIVAL BY THE SEA, Lido Beach, 630 Lido Blvd., Lido Beach, 516-292-9000,

ext. 382. Fee: Free admission and free parking. Clam eating and clam chowder

contests (Sat. at 1 p.m.), surf/sand casting competition, concerts, children's

shows and activities, clowns, jugglers, biathlon, food and craft vendors.

Dates: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 3-4.

ST. JAMES DAY, Along Lake Avenue, St. James, 631-584-8510,

stjameschamber.org. Crafts, wares, food and fun for all. Date: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Oct. 4.

SEA CLIFF MINI MART, Kiwanis Club of North Shore Long Island, Sea Cliff

Ave., Sea Cliff, 516-671-0080. 40th annual street fair and art festival with

more than 200 exhibitors and vendors. Date: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 4, rain or

shine.

WEST HEMPSTEAD STREET FAIR, Nassau Boulevard, adjacent to Halls Pond Park,

West Hempstead, 631-724-5966, showtiques.com. Arts, crafts, new merchandise,

antiques. Date: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 4.

FESTIVAL & CRAFTS FAIR, St. Thomas of Canterbury Episcopal Church, 90

Edgewater Ave., Smithtown, 631-265-4520. Vendors, baked goods, plant sale,

children's activities, food. Dates: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 4; rain date Oct. 24.

LONG ISLAND FALL FESTIVAL, Heckscher Park, Chapin Rainbow Stage Prime

Avenue and Route 25A, Huntington, 631-423-6100. Annual festival sponsored by

Huntington Township Chamber of Commerce. Dates: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 9-12.

PUMPKIN PATCH FESTIVAL, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 3434 Hempstead

Tpke., Levittown, 516-731-7387. Pumpkin picking, storytelling, face painting,

entertainment, food. Dates: Oct. 10-31.

FALL HARVEST FESTIVAL, Mill Neck Manor School for Deaf Children, Frost Mill

Road, Mill Neck, 516-922-4100, millneck.org. Fee: $5 donation per vehicle.

Country crafts vendors, children's activities, meat shop, cheeses, apples,

entertainment and the latest in deaf technology and information. Dates: 9

a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 10-11.

WESTHAMPTON BEACH FALL ARTS AND CRAFTS SHOW, Village Green, Mill Road and

Main Street, Westhampton, 631-288-3337, whbcc.org. More than 45 artisans.

Dates: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 10-11, rain or shine.

SYOSSET FALL FESTIVAL, Long Island Rail Road Train Station, Syosset,

631-724-5966, showtiques.com. Arts, crafts, gifts, antiques. Dates: 11 a.m.-6

p.m. Oct. 10-11.

MONTAUK FALL FESTIVAL, Main Street, Montauk, 631-668-2428,

montaukchamber.com. Fee: Free admission, fee for some activities. Clam chowder

tasting contest, clam shucking, pumpkin decorating, pony rides, Long Island

wine, children's art contest and activities, live music, "Cash Catch" raffle,

Octoberfest, carousel, crab races, carnival games, food including roasted corn;

fundraising auction for the Montauk Playhouse Community Center. Dates: Noon-5

p.m. Oct. 10-11.

RIVERHEAD COUNTRY FAIR, Downtown Riverhead, Main Street and along Peconic

River, Riverhead, 631-727-1215. Fee: Free except for rides and some activities.

More than 400 crafts vendors, live entertainment, agriculture, homemaking and

needlecraft competitions, vegetable decorating contest, carnival rides and

activities, folk music, arts, farm animals and pony rides, Expo 2009, food,

Long Island produce, tractor pulls. Dates: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 11; rain date

Oct. 12.

HARVEST FESTIVAL, Benner's Farm, 56 Gnarled Hollow Rd., Setauket,

631-689-8172, benners farm.com. Fee: $6, $5 children and seniors. Cider making,

folk music, games, crafts, homestead arts, storytelling, local produce, food,

pumpkin picking and hay rides. Date: Noon-4 p.m. Oct. 11.

BELLMORE FAMILY STREET FESTIVAL, Long Island Railroad Station, Sunrise

Highway, Bellmore, 516-679-1875, bellmorechamber.com. Fee: Fee for rides.

Character parade; expos for craft, sports, information technology, home, kids,

military, and health and safety; animal zone, firefighter/police

demonstrations, petting zoo, car show, international foods, entertainment,

rides only Thur.-Fri. Dates: 6-11 p.m. Oct. 15-16, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Oct. 17-18;

rain dates Oct. 22-25.

APPLE FESTIVAL, Islip Grange, 10 Broadway Avenue, Sayville, 631-224-5430.

Sponsored by the Town of Islip; pie eating, scarecrow contests, crafts fair,

apple-themed cooking contest, music, pony rides, demonstration. Dates: 10

a.m.-4:30 p.m. Oct. 17; rain date Oct. 18.

HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF THE MASSAPEQUAS APPLE FESTIVAL, Old Grace Church

grounds, Merrick Road and Cedar Shore Drive, Massapequa, 516-799-2023. Apple

cobbler, face painting, Long Island produce. Dates: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 17;

rain date Oct. 18.

OCTOBER FESTIVAL, Trinity Lutheran Church, 716 Rte. 25A, Rocky Point,

631-924-8143. Handcrafted items, baked goods, German food and children's

activities. Dates: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 17, rain date Oct. 24.

ROCKVILLE CENTRE FALL FESTIVAL, Municipal Lot, Sunrise Hwy. and N. Long

Beach Rd., Rockville Centre, 631-724-5966, showtiques.com. Arts, crafts, gifts

and antiques. Date: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 17.

OYSTER FESTIVAL, Oyster Bay Waterfront, Oyster Bay, 516-628-1625,

theoysterfestival.org. Arts and crafts show, fresh seafood, oyster eating and

shucking contest, 5K run (Sat.), petting zoo, rides, entertainment, historic

tall ships. Parking free in festival parking lot with free shuttle bus service.

Special excursion fares from LIRR available. Dates: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 17-18.

LYNBROOK STREET FAIR, Atlantic Avenue, Lynbrook, 631-724-5966,

showtiques.com. Arts, crafts, gifts, and antiques. Date: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 18.

HUNTINGTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY APPLE FESTIVAL, Kissam House Museum, 434 Park

Ave., Huntington, 631-427-7045, ext. 401. Fee: Free, donations accepted. Local

apples, baked goods, cider making, historic crafts demonstrations including

butter churning, old-fashioned games and storytelling, traditional music and

tours of 1795 Kissam House. Date: Noon-4 p.m. Oct. 18, rain or shine.

ARTS & CRAFT FAIR, Massapequa Elks Club, 2162 Veterans Blvd., Massapequa,

631-327-1140. Raffle for the American Cancer Society "Relay for Life," more

than 25 vendors selling handmade items, includes jewelry, hand-painted wood,

metal and glass, hand-knitted items, soaps, candles, primitives and vinyl

creations. Dates: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Oct. 23; 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Oct. 24; 10 a.m.-4

p.m. Oct. 25.

FISH HATCHERY FALL FAIR, Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery and Aquarium,

1660 Rte. 25A, Cold Spring Harbor, 516-692-6768, cshfha.org. Fee: $6, $4 ages

3-12 and older than 65, free younger than 3. Exhibits by environmental groups

and conservationists, children's games, fishing for younger than 12 ($2 for 10

minutes) and music. Date: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Oct. 24.

MANHASSET ARTS AND CRAFTS FALL FAIR, Main Municipal Lot (behind Mary Jane

Davies Green), Manhasset Avenue, Manhasset, 631-724-5966, showtiques.com. Arts

and craft artisans present their work. Date: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 24.

1880 LONG ISLAND HALLOWEEN, Old Bethpage Village Restoration, Round Swamp

Road, Old Bethpage, 516-572-8400, nassaucountyny.gov/ parks. Fee: $10, $7 ages

4-14, 60 and older. Celebrate Halloween as it was done more than 130 years ago

on Long Island; ghost stories, magic lantern shows, jack-o-lantern carving,

tour of the haunted buildings and entertaining personalities such as local

grave digger. Dates: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 24-25, Oct. 31.

GREAT NECK PLAZA FALL FESTIVAL, Bond Street and Grace Avenue, Great Neck,

631-724-5966, showtiques.com. Arts, crafts, gifts, antiques. Date: 11 a.m.-6

p.m. Oct. 25.

ARTS & CRAFTS FAIR, Marriott Courtyard, 5000 Expressway Dr. South,

Ronkonkoma, 631-327-1140. Raffle for the American Cancer Society "Relay for

Life," more than 25 vendors selling handmade items, includes jewelry,

hand-painted wood, metal and glass, hand-knitted items, soaps, candles,

primitives and vinyl creations. Dates: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Oct. 31, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Nov. 1.

HALLOWEEN FESTIVAL, Stony Brook Village Center, Main Street on the harbor,

Stony Brook, 631-751-2244. Costume parade, trick-or-treating and scarecrow

display created for annual scarecrow competition; contact Ward Melville

Heritage Organization for entry form. Date: 3-5 p.m. Oct. 31.

November

ANNUAL CRAFT FAIR, St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 36 E. John St.,

Lindenhurst, 631-226-1274. Fee: Free admission, light lunch. Handmade crafts,

Christmas room, knitted and quilted items, home decor, baked goods, gently used

jewelry. Dates: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 5, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Nov. 6.

CHRISTMAS CRAFTS FAIR, St. Anthony's High School, Wolf Hill Road, South

Huntington, 631-271-2020, ext. 9. The Mother's Guild features more than 150

vendors and food. Date: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 7.

BALDWIN FALL FESTIVAL, Railroad Station, Sunrise Highway and Grand Avenue,

Baldwin, 631-724-5966. Arts, crafts, gifts, antiques. Dates: 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

Nov. 7-8.

LONG ISLAND BOOK AND EPHEMERA SHOW AND GARDEN CITY ANTIQUES SHOW, Field

House, 295 Stewart Ave., Garden City, 603-509-2639, flamingoeventz.com. Fee:

$6. 60 dealers, appraisals 1-4 p.m. Sun. Dates: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 7, 11

a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 8.

ARTS AND CRAFTS HOLIDAY SPECTACULAR, Hilton Long Island/Huntington, 598

Broadhollow Rd., Melville, 631-724-5966. More than 75 artisans. Dates: 10

a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 15, Dec. 13.

AMERICAN INDIAN FEAST, Garvies Point Museum and Preserve, 50 Barry Dr.,

Glen Cove, 516-571-8010, garviespointmuseum.com. Fee: $3, $2 ages 5-12.

Demonstrations of American Indian cooking and fire-making, pottery-making,

films, corn grinding, tools, spear-throwing. Dates: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 21-22.

1863 THANKSGIVING CELEBRATION, Old Bethpage Village Restoration, Round

Swamp Road, Old Bethpage, 516-572-8400, nassaucountyny .gov/parks. Fee: $10, $7

ages 5-12 and older than 60. Demonstrations of a traditional Thanksgiving

dinner prepared in old-fashioned wood-burning stoves, beehive ovens and open

hearths. Historical musical programs are offered each afternoon. (closed Nov.

26-27). Dates: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 21-22, Nov. 28-29.

LONG ISLAND MUSIC LOVERS FAIR, American Legion Hall, 66 Veterans Blvd.,

Massapequa, 973-209-6067, showsandexpos.com. Fee: $5. Sales of records, compact

discs, DVDs and memorabilia. Date: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 22.

HOLIDAY BOUTIQUE, Deepwells Farm County Park, Route 25A and Moriches Road,

St. James, 631-563-8551. Fee: $5, free for children. Artists and craftsmen

exhibit wares, demonstrations, children's activities. Dates: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Nov. 28-29, Dec. 5-6.

December

CHARLES DICKENS FESTIVAL, Port Jefferson Village, Port Jefferson,

631-473-5220. Fee: Some activities, events. International crafts fair,

performances, "Christmas Carole Parade" with 30-foot puppets, old-fashioned

marketplace on East Main Street, carriage and trolley rides, Victorian

Christmas tree, music, lantern-lit house tour of historic homes, costumed

characters, shows, refreshments; sponsored by The Great Port Jefferson-Northern

Brookhaven Arts Council. Dates: Dec.4-6.

ARTS & CRAFTS FAIR, American Legion Police Post, 2730 Royle St., Bellmore,

631-327-1140. Raffle for the American Cancer Society "Relay for Life," more

than 25 vendors selling handmade items, includes jewelry, hand-painted wood,

metal and glass, hand-knitted items, soaps, candles and primitives. Dates: 10

a.m.-8 p.m. Dec. 5, 10a.m.-4p.m. Dec. 6.

HOLIDAY CRAFTS FAIR, Islip Town Hall West, 401 Main St., Islip,

631-224-5430. More than 50 vendors display handcrafted items; refreshments.

Date: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Dec. 5.

HOLIDAY FESTIVAL, Stony Brook Village Center, Main Street on the harbor,

Stony Brook, 631-751-2244. Features Promenade of Trees with more than 80

decorated trees and Santa's arrival at 2 p.m. by horse-drawn carriage;

carolers, live music, tree lighting at 5:30 p.m. Date: Dec. 6.

BREAKFAST WITH SANTA, Long Island Marriott Hotel and Conference Center, 101

James Doolittle Blvd., Uniondale, 516-378-2000, ext. 651, ucpn.org. Fee: $25.

Continental breakfast, holiday singing and dancing with Santa and his friends.

Face painting and a gift for each child. Reservations required; benefits the

United Cerebral Palsy Association of Nassau County. Date: 9:30 a.m.-noon Dec.6.

HALLOCKVILLE CHRISTMAS, Hallockville Museum Farm, 6038 Sound Ave.,

Riverhead, 631-298-5292, hallockville.com. Fee: $7. Historic homes decorated

with Victorian and Depression-era Christmas decor, Polish immigrant displays,

old-fashioned baking, guided tours, antique trains, period music and children's

activities. Santa arrives at 1 p.m. Date: Noon-4p.m. Dec. 6.

SUGAR PLUM BALL, Long Island Marriott Hotel and Conference Center, 101

James Doolittle Blvd., Uniondale, 516-378-2000, ext. 651. Advance reservations

required; ucpn.org. Fee: $145 per couple ($85 per adult and $60 per child),

includes dinner, dancing, corsage, gift bag and other surprises. Formal event

for girls, ages 5-12, and their fathers (or other significant males); dance

performances and lessons; gifts, magic show; benefits the United Cerebral Palsy

Association of Nassau County. Date: 4-7 p.m. Dec. 13.

CANDLELIGHT EVENINGS, Old Bethpage Village Restoration, Round Swamp Road,

Old Bethpage, 516-572-8400, 516-572-8401, nassaucountyny.gov/ parks. Fee: $10,

$7 ages 5-12 and older than 60. 19th century entertainment in historic

buildings lit by candlelight, as during 1800s. "Magic Lantern" shows, an 1860s

Christmas tree, holiday songs, period storytelling, hot apple cider, fiddle

music and contra-dancing. (Village closed Dec.24-25 and Dec. 31-Mar 31). Dates:

5-9:30 p.m. Dec. 19-20, Dec. 26-30.

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