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Weekend family fun: Dalmations, The Wiggles, crafts, cupcakes and more

Disney's 101 Dalmations will be performed this summer

Disney's 101 Dalmations will be performed this summer at the Patchogue Theatre, 71 E. Main St., Patchogue. Credit: Handout

Looking for things to do with the kids this weekend? From a classic Disney performance to The Wiggles, tie-dye crafts, cupcakes and more, there's so much to do on Long Island. Here are my top five picks for fun, family-friendly activities this weekend:

1. Looney Limerick Sticks at East End Arts Council (133 E. Main St., Riverhead). Kids ages 8 to 10 will listen to funny limericks and learn how to create one, cut it into a shape and put it on a stick on Saturday at noon. Price: $15.

2. 101 Dalmations at the Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts (71 E. Main St., Patchogue). On Friday and Sunday at 11 a.m., kids and adults alike can enjoy a reenactment of the classic Disney movie, performed by the Ovations Dance Repertory Company. Tickets range from $12-$20.

3. Peace, Love and Cupcakes Party at Cupcake Corner Too (62 New Hyde Park Rd., Garden City). On Saturday at noon, children ages 4 to 12 can make beaded tie-dye T-shirts, jewelry using bottle caps and enjoy tie-dye cupcakes and pizza. Price: $30 for kids. 

4. The Wiggles in Concert at NYCB Theatre at Westbury (960 Brush Hollow Rd., Westbury). The Wiggles perform live on Sunday at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.; tickets range from $20-$75.50.

5. Family Sundays at the Museum at the Nassau County Museum of Art (1 Museum Dr., Roslyn Harbor). Tour the museum with a guide and then enjoy art-inspired activities at 1 p.m. on Sunday. Free with museum admission ($10, $8, $4); children under 4 are free; $2 parking fee weekends only.

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