Guide: Festivals happening across Long Island

Are you looking for somewhere fun to go this summer?  Look no further.  Here is a guide for some festivals happening on Long Island. Please check with the organization before heading out. Dates and times are subject to change.

ONGOING EVENTS

All Summer Long
Food Truck Fridays Levittown
Location: 3434 Hempstead Turnpike
Time: 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. 
When: Every Friday night weather permitting
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Food Truck Saturdays in Seaford
Location: LIRR train station in Seaford
Time: 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
When: Every Saturday night during the summer, weather permitting
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Long Island State Parks Summer Entertainment
All Summer Long
Various Parks: Heckscher, Hither Hills, Sunken Meadow, Wildwood, Belmont Lake, Valley Stream and Hempstead Lake. |
Time: 2 p.m. or 7 p.m.
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UPCOMING EVENTS

Summer Festivals

Alive by the Bay
Location: Bay Shore Main Street
Bay Shore
Dates:  Aug. 16 at 5 p.m.
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Alive After Five
Location: West Main Street
Patchogue
Dates:  Aug. 11 and  25 (Rain date: Sept. 1) at 5 p.m. 
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Holbrook Carnival
Location: Holbrook Country Club
Holbrook
Dates: Aug. 25-28; times vary
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Port Jefferson Greek Festival
Location: 430 Sheep Pasture Road
Port Jefferson
Dates: Aug. 25-28
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End of Summer Bash
Location: LIRR train station in Seaford
Time: 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Date: Aug. 27
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Fall Festivals

41th Annual Italian Festival
Location: North Hempstead Beach Park
Port Washington
Dates: Sept. 8-11
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Long Island Garlic Festival
Location: Garden of Eve Farm - 4558 Sound Ave.
Riverhead
Dates: Sept. 10 & 11; Sept. 17 & 18
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The Long Island Fair
Location: 1303 Round Swamp Road 
Old Bethpage
Dates: Sept. 16-18
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Cow Harbor Day 
Location: Main Street in Cow Harbor
Northport
Dates: Sept. 17-18
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Port Jefferson Dragon Boat Race Festival 
Location: The Village Center - 101A East Broadway
Port Jefferson
Date: Sept. 17
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Long Beach Oyster Fest
Location: The Cabana Mexican American Restaurant - 1034 West Beech St.
Long Beach
Date: Sept 17
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Pour The Core - Hard Cider Festival
Location: Southaven County Park
Yaphank
Date: Sept. 17
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Bellmore Family Street Festival  
Location: Bellmore Village  
Bellmore
Dates: Sept. 22-25
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Annual East End Maritime Festival 
Location: East End Seaport Museum
Greenport
Dates: Sept. 24-25
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*Editor's Note: New events will be added monthly.
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PAST EVENTS

Great South Bay Music Festival
Location: Shorefront Park
Patchogue
Dates: July 7-10
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Long Island International Film Expo
Location: Bellmore Movies
Bellmore
Dates: July 13-17
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Summer Sundays
Location: Varies
Dates: July 24 at The Long Island Museum
July 31 at Sisters of St. Joseph, Brentwood
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Stony Brook Film Festival
Location: Stony Brook University
Stony Brook
Dates: July 21-30
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Long Beach International Film Festival
Location: Long Beach Cinema
Long Beach
Dates: July 27-30
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Huntington Summer Arts Festival
Location: Heckscher Park, Huntington
Date: June 24-Aug. 7
Time: Varies
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Sayville Summerfest
Location: Main Street
Sayville
Dates: Aug. 5-7
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Alive on 25 in Riverhead
Location: Riverhead Main Street
Riverhead
Dates: Aug. 12 at 5 p.m.
Rain date: Aug. 19
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