Paradegoers decorate their cars and travel through Babylon village at...

Paradegoers decorate their cars and travel through Babylon village at the Pride Parade in June 2023. Credit: Rick Kopstein

If you're looking for things to do on Long Island, here are spots to explore and events to attend this weekend.

LONG ISLAND GREEK FESTIVAL IN HEMPSTEAD

The event features Greek food, pastries, beer garden tent, wine and cheese tent, carnival rides, games and live music, 6 to 10 p.m. May 30, 6 to 11 p.m. May 31, 2 to 11 p.m. June 1 and noon to 9 p.m. June 2 at the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of St. Paul. Free; 110 Cathedral Ave., Hempstead, longislandgreekfestival.com, 516-483-5700.

ORCHID FESTIVAL AT PLANTING FIELDS ARBORETUM 

Flower show presented by the Long Island Orchid Society features a display of orchids from around the world. Along with vendors, the Art League of Nassau County hosts painting outdoors all weekend with finished artwork on display, also an orchid watercolor demonstration; festival runs from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 31-June 2. Admission is free with an $8 parking fee, 1395 Planting Fields Rd., Oyster Bay, longislandorchidsociety.org, 516-922-9210.

SUNSET MUSIC SERIES IN HUNTINGTON

The series features a concert by Long Island progressive rock band, Star Harbor at 6:30 p.m. May 31 at Caumsett State Historic Preserve. Free, $8 parking; 25 Lloyd Harbor Rd., Huntington, parks.ny.gov, 631-423-1770.

SIMON AND GARFUNKEL SONGBOOK AT THE LANDMARK ON MAIN STREET

Take a musical journey with Aztec Two-Step at 8 p.m. May 31 at the Jeanne Rimsky Theater. Tickets start at $38; 232 Main St., Port Washington, landmarkonmainstreet.org, 516-767-6444.

HOT 97 SUMMER JAM AT UBS ARENA

The concert features performances by Doja Cat, Offset, Method Man, Redman and more at 7 p.m. June 2. Tickets start at $84; 2400 Hempstead Tpke., Elmont, ubsarena.com, 516-460-8599.

WHALES, ALES AND BRINY TALES AT THE WHALING MUSEUM

Dozens of craft beer tastings with a special addition of Horman’s Best pickle samples, talks on pickles, live music and adult scavenger hunt, 2 to 5 p.m. June 1. Event is for 21 and older; $45, $40 in advance online, $15 designated drivers; 301 Main St., Cold Spring Harbor, cshwhalingmuseum.org, 631-367-3418.

THEODORE ROOSEVELT'S ROUGH RIDERS RETURN TO OYSTER BAY

Friends of Sagamore Hill perform an historical re-enactment with photo opportunities with Theodore Roosevelt and General Joseph Wheeler actors, Rough Riders on horseback, shooting demonstrations by the Long Island Riders, saber performance, historical encampment and live music, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 1 at Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park. Free; West End Avenue, Oyster Bay, oysterbaytown.com.

HARBORFEST DOCK DAY AND CRAFT FESTIVAL IN PORT WASHINGTON

The craft show features more than 85 vendors, fire boat demonstrations, live entertainment, children’s fun park, mini train and more, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 2 at the Town Dock. Attendees can also take rides on the luxury yacht “Elixir” that leave hourly and cruise around Manhasset Bay. Admission is free, fee for cruises: $30, $15 for ages 12 and younger, reservations recommended, lower Main Street, Port Washington, pwcoc.org, 516-883-6566.

BABYLON VILLAGE PRIDE PARADE

The parade, which kicks off at 3 p.m. on June 2, features floats, music, marchers and decorated cars. The route runs along Deer Park Avenue starting from Main Street and ends at Park Avenue. Arrive by noon to march babylonvillagepride.org.

ANTIQUE AND COLLECTIBLE AUTO SHOW AT OLD WESTBURY GARDENS

Presented by the Antique Automobile Club of America, Greater New York Region with hundreds of cars on display including collectible, antique and classic car models, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 2, rain date: June 9. Garden admission includes entry into the car show for spectators: $15, $8 ages 7-17; tickets must be purchased in advance. Show cars: $25 day of, $20 in advance and includes gardens admission; 71 Old Westbury Rd., Old Westbury, oldwestburygardens.org, 516-333-0048.