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7 Things for Families to do in Farmingdale

7 Things for Families to do in Farmingdale

Our top picks for things for families do to in Farmingdale, Long Island

The Town of Farmingdale is ripe with entertainment. Its unique atmosphere and wide variety of locations allow families to indulge in new and exciting things.

Here are seven things for families to do in Farmingdale:

 @ Play Amusements
229 Broadhollow Road, (Route 110)
Looking for a location that does it all? Look no further than @ Play Amusements. Let your children run wild in the inflatables for safe playtime or let them get competitive with some laser tag. For the child who loves casual gaming, there is a whole section dedicated to arcade systems. The facility also offers the Carousel for toddlers, while little roughriders can enjoy the mini roller coaster.

 American Airpower Museum
1230 New Highway
Take your kids on a mission to preserve the legacy of all Americans who bravely sacrificed themselves for our freedom. Children will learn about courage, valor, and heroism while exploring operational aircraft and armor in the vast collection of displays, exhibits, and programs in the museum.

101 Carolyn Blvd.
If you have children that regularly bounce off the walls at home, the inflatables at BounceU are the best place to get your child’s energy out. This is the perfect place for fun, food, and games, presented to you in an all-ages open bounce. Kid’s birthday parties, reservations, and private group events are also available.

 Farmingdale Lanes
999 Conklin St.
This is a great place for family bowling. There are also specials every week that encourage after-school bowling for kids, allowing lanes to be available all afternoon. Let your child play on Cosmic Bowling Night to give your kid some glow-in-the-dark bowling fun. There are bowling parties for children, featuring dedicated party hosts, table and lane setup, free game coupons, and a special gift to the guest of honor.

 Laser Kingdom
133 Milbar Blvd.
Has your child ever experienced laser tag? This is the place to do it. This kingdom for kids features high-tech equipment that guarantees a fun time in the laser tag arena. Parties are offered for all ages, making your child’s birthday party, or fun day, a special one.

Pole Position Raceway
40 Daniel St.
For the family with children who can’t resist thrill rides with their hands at the wheel, this raceway is for you. Adults and youngsters, at least 48 inches tall for children and 58 inches for adults, can enjoy a safe ride, available through several racing options. Arrive and Drive, the most popular racing option, allows for small groups to compete in standard races lasting 10 minutes each. There are also group events and party packages available, providing families with reserved time slots.

 Wood Kingdom
111 Milbar Blvd., (off Route 110)
If you’re looking for a top-quality play area for your children, this is the place to have maximum levels of fun. For years, the Wood Kingdom has provided amazing play sets for children ranging from swings and crawl spaces to slides, play houses, and easy-to-climb rock slopes. Birthday parties are also available to provide children with a good time, including inflatable bouncers, pizza and cake, a party host, and a magic show.


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