Long Island Travel & Local Attractions News Coverage
WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 10 AM EST MONDAY * WHAT...East winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts 45 to 55 mph
* WHERE...In Connecticut, Northern New London, Southern
Middlesex and Southern New Haven Counties. In New York,
Northwest Suffolk and Southwest Suffolk Counties.
* WHEN...From midnight tonight to 10 AM EST Monday.
* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.
Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may
If you're from out of town, or simply looking to learn more about the local attractions on Long Island, then you'll never want to miss out on any of our Travel & Local Attractions articles. Filled with guides and pointers for traveling on Long Island, this section has everything you'll want to know about where to go on Long Island.
Five Sailing Excursions to Take on Long Island
June 22, 2021
Book a fun day on a sailboat on the waters around Long Island.
World War II Weekend Approaches at The Museum of American Armor at Old Bethpage Village Restoration
June 16, 2021
Families will be admitted only with pre-reservation e-tickets purchased on a first come – first served basis.
10 Places to Kayak or Stand Up Paddleboard on Long Island
May 27, 2021
Long island offers plenty of places to get out on the water to paddle.
Ginny Marie Schooner Returns to Port Jefferson
May 20, 2021
Wooden sailing ship comes back for another season.
Big Duck Pins Available For Purchase
May 13, 2021
Show your love for one of Long Island’s most beloved historical landmarks.
2021 "Reimagined" New York State Fair Announced
May 03, 2021
This year the fair and fairgrounds are being planned and prepared in accordance with the Department of Health's COVID-19 health and safety guidance.
Splish Splash Waterpark Boosts Pay Rates Up to $18/hour for Preseason’s Final Hiring Push
April 29, 2021
Splish Splash wishes to hire an additional 500 seasonal Team Members in order to expand operating schedules closer to pre-pandemic standards.
ALL ABOARD: County Executive Curran Encourages Riders to Get Back onto LIRR
April 20, 2021
Curran is encouraging the public to resume traveling by train as more and more residents are vaccinated against COVID.
Ginny Marie Schooner Coming Back to Port Jefferson
April 13, 2021
Open for public sails on the Long Island Sound.
Adventureland Reopens April 10
April 08, 2021
Park opens with new rules in place due to Covid restrictions.
Statement from Nassau County Executive Curran on Potential MTA Fare Increase
December 07, 2020
Nassau County Executive Laura Curran has issued the following statement in response to recent news of a potential MTA fare increase:
The To Do List: Sail the Schooner Ginny Marie Out of Port Jefferson
October 09, 2020
We take you on a weekly adventure right here on Long island.
Five Great Corn Mazes on Long Island
September 25, 2020
Get lost in a corn maze this fall.
Guide to Pumpkin Picking Farms Around Long Island
September 24, 2020
It’s the season for pumpkins, corns stalks, and hay bails.
TOBAY Beach Classic Car Show Cancelled Due to COVID-19
September 23, 2020
Spring show is scheduled for April 24, 2021.
Discover Long Island Unveils New Program Designed to Boost Regional Recovery Efforts After Covid-19
August 14, 2020
Discover Long Island has teamed up with both Nassau and Suffolk County IDAs (Industrial Development Agencies) to launch a new free mobile Downtown Deals Travel Pass.
7 Places to Rent or Buy a Camper on Long Island
July 14, 2020
Whether you’re roughing it (sort of) or glamping, these places have you covered.