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Fun Festivals on Long Island this October

Fun Festivals on Long Island this October

Get ready for one of the best kinds of family fun: an outdoor festival. Enjoy them this October right on Long Island while the season is here!

Friday Night Car Show
WHEN: May. 3 - Oct. 4, Fridays, 6-10pm
WHERE: Chamber of Commerce of the Bellmores, Bellmore Avenue and Bedford Avenue, Bellmore, NY
WHAT: See all types of cars at this weekly event.
WANT TO GO? $5 admission fee for cars; free to spectators to walk through. 516-679-1875.

Farmingdale Weekly Farmers' Market On The Village Green FREE
WHEN: Jun. 2 - Nov. 17, Sunday, 10am-3pm
WHERE: Farmingdale Village , 361 Main St., Farmingdale, NY
WHAT: Shop the fresh selection of produce and other items.

The Amazing Maize Maze
WHEN: Sep. 21 - Oct. 26, Weekends, 11:00am-4:30pm
WHERE: Queens County Farm Museum, 73-50 Little Neck Parkway, Floral Park, NY
WHAT: Get lost in NYC’s only corn maze! The adventure begins with a stalk talk to prepare you for the 3-acre challenge of finding clues, solving puzzles and making your way out of this interactive maze.  
WANT TO GO? $15 adults; $8 children younger than 13 (advance tickets: $10 adults, $5 children younger than 13). 718-347-3276.

First Fridays on Love Lane: OCTOBER
WHEN: Friday, Oct. 4, 6-9pm
WHERE: The Greater Mattituck Chamber of Commerce, Love Lane, Mattituck, NY
WHAT: Family and friends enjoy artisanal food, craft beverages, live music, and unique products.
WANT TO GO? Admission is free, prices vary for goods.

Lynbrook Village Oktoberfest
WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 5, 3-8pm
WHERE: Greis Park Lynbrook, 60 Wright Ave, Lynbrook, NY
WHAT: Join your Lynbrook Neighbors for a fun day of live music, delicious food, beer, and games for all. 
WANT TO GO? $10; $5 kids.

Annual Family Fun Day at East Meadow Farm
WHEN: Oct. 5 - 8, 10/5 it begins at 10-11am for special needs children; 11am-4pm regular schedule
WHERE: CCE-Nassau , 832 Merrick Avenue, East Meadow, NY
WHAT: Enjoy music, food, hands-on children's activities, crafts, story time, garden tours, and more.
WANT TO GO? $10 per family donation. 516-565-5265.

Plainview-Old Bethpage Chamber of Commerce Fall Festival
WHEN: Sunday, Oct. 6, 10am-5pm
WHERE: Plainview-Old Bethpage Library Parking Lot, 999 Old Country Road, Plainview, NY
WHAT: Come out for fun, music, great shopping, and more, rain or shine.
WANT TO GO? Admission is free, prices vary for goods. 516-937-5646.

Fall Festival and 'Mourning at the Manor'
WHEN: Sunday, Oct. 6, 10am-4pm
WHERE: Sagtikos Manor, Montauk Highway between Montauk Hwy & Gardiner Drive, West Bay Shore, NY
WHAT: Join the funeral procession and meet the cemetery spirits. Take a self-guided tour of the manor, meet The 3rd NY reenactors, and visit Colonial Demonstrators, a sheep shearing, and more. Family fun for the kids include children’s games and activities and live music.
WANT TO GO? $10; $5 children ages 6-14. 631-854-0939.

With Pride: National Coming Out Day Readings and Reception FREE
WHEN: Friday, Oct. 11, 7-8:30pm
WHERE: Syosset Public Library, 225 South Oyster Bay Road, Syosset, NY
AGES: 13-17
WHAT: The library is partnering with the LGBT Network and Syosset High School’s GSA (Gay-Straight Alliance) for an evening of readings, support, and giveaways. 
WANT TO GO? 516-921-7161.

Sidewalk Sale
WHEN: Oct. 12 - 14, 9am-6pm
WHERE: Sag Harbor Chamber of Commerce, Main Street, Sag Harbor, NY
WHAT: Stroll up and down Main Street and discover all that Sag Harbor has to offer.
WANT TO GO? Admission is free, prices vary for goods.

38th Annual Fall Festival
WHEN: Oct. 12 - 13, 11am-5pm
WHERE: Montauk Chamber of Commerce, 742 Montauk Hwy., Montauk, NY
WHAT: Families can enjoy live lusic, Octoberfest foods, the farmers' market, and more! 
WANT TO GO? Admission is free, prices vary for goods. 631-668-2428.

Fall on the Bay 2019 FREE
WHEN: Oct. 12 - 13, Saturday 11am-9pm; Sunday 11am-5pm
WHERE: Tanner Park, Baylawn Ave, Copiague, NY
WHAT: Attractions include live music and entertainment, boutique style shopping, face painting, a bounce castle maze, food trucks and local restaurants, and more.
WANT TO GO? 631-586-2921.

31st Annual Farmingdale Fall Street Fair
WHEN: Oct. 12 - 13, Saturday 11am-5pm and Sunday 10am-4pm
WHERE: Farmingdale Street Fair, Main Street, Farmingdale, NY
WHAT: Enjoy delicious food, various vendors, and more.
WANT TO GO? Admission is free, prices vary for goods. 888-334-2723.

Riverhead Country Fair
WHEN: Sunday, Oct. 13, 10am-5pm
WHERE: Riverhead's Main Street, Main Street, Riverhead, NY
WHAT: Take time to enjoy the local merchants, food, amusement rides, business expositions and displays, and more. 
WANT TO GO? Admission is free, prices vary for goods.

Columbus Day at Adventureland
WHEN: Monday, Oct. 14, 11am-5pm
WHERE: Adventureland, 2245 Broadhollow Road, Farmingdale, NY
WHAT: Take advantage of day off by enjoying the thrills Adventureland with your family and friends.
WANT TO GO? Admission is free; POP Bands are $33.99 per person. 631-694-6868.

Rolling River Annual Fall Festival
WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 19, 12-4pm
WHERE: Rolling River Day Camp, 477 Ocean Avenue, East Rockaway, NY
WHAT: This fun-filled event celebrates fall with carnival rides, pony rides, a petting zoo, food and refreshments, and more.
WANT TO GO? Admission is free; $20 ride bracelets available for purchase onsite. 516-593-2267.

WHEN: Oct. 19 - 20, 10am-5pm
WHERE: Garden of Eve Organic Farm, 4558 Sound Avunue, Riverhead, NY
WHAT: Spend a fun day outside with live music, vendors, hayrides, locally brewed beer, an Oktoberfest menu, the giant hay pyramid, farm animals, a bounce house, and more. 
WANT TO GO? $7.95. 631-722-8777.

Arts & Crafts Guild Annual Show
WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 19, 9am-4pm
WHERE: The Village Green, 27320 Route 25, Cutchogue, NY
WHAT: The show benefits Old Town Arts & Crafts Guild. Rain date Sunday, October 20.
WANT TO GO? Admission is free, prices vary for goods. 631-734-6382.

WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 26, 11am-12:30pm and 1:30-3pm
WHERE: Heritage Trust, 633 Mt. Sinai Coram Road, Mt. Sinai, NY
WHAT: Have some Halloween fun with pumpkin picking and decorating, unlimited game playing, fun raffles, prizes, and more.
WANT TO GO? $10 per child. 631-509-0882.

Ragamuffin Parade FREE
WHEN: Sunday, Oct. 27, 1pm
WHERE: Sag Harbor Chamber of Commerce, Main Street, Sag Harbor, NY
WHAT: Parade down Main Street to the Custom House Lawn for family fun games and homemade baked goods at the LVIS Bake Sale.

Wailing Booseum & Festival
WHEN: Sunday, Oct. 27, 11am-3pm
WHERE: The Whaling Museum and Education Center, 301 Main Street, Cold Spring Harbor, NY
AGES: 3-12
WHAT: See live critters in Dr. Gellerman’s Spooky Zoo, meet costumed characters, and go home with tons of spooky crafts!
WANT TO GO? $15 kids; $6 adults; Members 1/2 price. 631-367-3418.

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