Broken Clouds 49° Good Afternoon
Broken Clouds 49° Good Afternoon

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.

  • Long Island Spring Home Show Suffolk County Community College, Brentwood-Grant Campus | Brentwood
    Fri. 2/23 4-8 p.m.; Sat. 2/24 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun. 2/25 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
    Home show featuring seminars and demonstrations on home improvements, check website for details ...

  • HarborFrost: Frosty Plunge Sag Harbor, NY | Sag Harbor
    Sat. 2/24 2 p.m.
    The Frosty Plunge at Windmill Beach off of Wharf St., registration begins at 1 p.m. ...

  • Winter Bourbon Festival T.J. Finley's Public House | Bay Shore
    Sat. 2/24 3:30-7 p.m.
    The event will take place rain or shine. It is held both inside and outside ...

  • Antique Historical Arms Show Freeport Recreation Center | Freeport
    Sat. 2/24 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sun. 2/25 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
    Hosted by the Long Island Antique Historical Arms Society, Inc., featuring Revolutionary and Civil War ...

  • Long Island Pet Expo Suffolk County Community College, Brentwood-Grant Campus | Brentwood
    Sat. 3/3 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun. 3/4 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Featuring new animal attraction and acts. Show is pet friendly, pet owners can bring their ...

  • Spring Crafts and Gifts Fair American Legion Post 948 - Bellmore | Bellmore
    Sat. 3/3 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 3/4 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
    It's a multi-crafter fair selling many homemade items such as florals, Easter decorations, baby items, ...

  • Camellia Festival Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic Park | Oyster Bay
    Sun. 3/4 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
    There’s a burst of winter color waiting under one of the glass greenhouses at Planting ...

  • Community Purim Carnival Barry and Florence Friedberg JCC | Oceanside
    Sun. 3/4 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
    Family-friendly carnival games, inflatables and food. Come in costume. Donations of gently used clothing accepted. ...

  • Purim Carnival Mid-Island Y JCC | Plainview
    Sun. 3/4 Noon-4 p.m.
    Featuring bouncers, game booths, water rides, climbing wall and more. Character brunch at noon, additional ...

  • Chocolate Expo NYCB Cradle of Aviation Museum | Garden City
    Sun. 3/4
    The Chocolate Expo features tastings, sales of chocolates, baked goods, specialty foods, gelato, cheeses and ...

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to Newsday is free for Optimum customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.