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Weekend family fun on Long Island: Bari Koral, American Girl fashion show and more

Bari Koral will perform at Landmark on Main

Bari Koral will perform at Landmark on Main Street in Port Washington on Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014. Credit: Handout

Looking for things to do with the kids this weekend? From Bari Koral and American Girls to a fishing festival, Lego and more, there is plenty happening on Long Island. Here are my top five picks for family-friendly activities during the weekend:

Fall Family Fishing And Children’s Festival at Hempstead Lake State Park (Southern State Parkway, West Hempstead) On Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., families can head to this festival, which includes fly-fishing instruction, a casting for pumpkin contest, fish-cleaning services and more. Children’s activities include pumpkin decorating, pony rides and a magic show. Held at McDonald Pond, inclement weather may cancel, no rain date. Price: Free, $8 parking fee.

Bari Koral Family Rock Band at Landmark on Main Street (232 Main St., Port Washington). A get-up-and-dance show for families on Sunday at 2 p.m. Price: $18.

Cinema for Kids: "The Lego Movie" at Cinema Arts Centre (423 Park Ave., Huntington). A screening of this family-friendly movie featuring the voices of Will Arnett, Will Ferrell, Elizabeth Banks, Morgan Freeman, Jonah Hill and more on Sunday at noon. Rated G. Price: Free ages 12 and younger, $6 members, $11 public.

"The Magic Garden with Carole & Paula" at YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts (37 W. Main St., Bay Shore) A family concert (video clips, songs and stories, antics provided by the original Sherlock and more from the locally produced children's television show of the 1970s and '80s) on Sunday at 1 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Price: $20, $15 children.

The American Girl Fashion Show at Our Lady of Mercy School (520 S. Oyster Bay Rd., Hicksville). A fashion show for girls and their families, friends and favorite dolls on Friday from 7 to 9 p.m., Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m., and Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. Price: $35 includes a light meal, drinks and dessert.

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