- Take a day trip to one of our many beaches!
Long Island is known for its beautiful beaches. Public beaches such as Jones Beach and Robert Moses Beach are open to anyone! Those over 62 years of age pay no fee to enter Jones Beach on weekdays. Residents can get a day pass or a season pass at any of the beaches affiliated with their town.Town of Oyster Bay residents over the age of 60 can simply go to the beach and show their driver’s license and get a season parking pass for free! For more information visit Beaches & Boating – Town of Oyster Bay (oysterbaytown.com)
Residents of the Town of Hempstead who are 55 and over can take part in the Senior Summer Beach Program at The Sands at Lido Beach. This program includes exciting entertainment and recreational options and begins on June 27th and runs through September 2nd. For more information visit Senior Services | Hempstead Town, NY (hempsteadny.gov)
- Attend a free concert under the stars!
Many towns on Long Island offer free concert series ranging from country music to rock and roll hosted in their many parks.For more information about Town of Oyster Bay’s “Music Under the Stars” visit Saladino Announces Free Summer Concert Series at Local Parks – Town of Oyster Bay (oysterbaytown.com)
For more information about Town of North Hempstead’s Summer Concert Series visit Town of North Hempstead – Summer Events (northhempsteadny.gov)
For more information about Town of Babylon’s Summer Concert Series visit 2022 Summer Concert Series | Babylon, NY – Official Website (townofbabylon.com)
For more information about Eisenhower Park’s Senior Summer Concerts visit Events | Nassau County, NY – Official Website (nassaucountyny.gov)
- Attend a show at one of Long Island’s professional theaters!
For more information about shows playing at the John Engeman Theatre in Northport, NY visit Theater | EngemanTheater | NorthportFor more information about shows playing at Gateway Playhouse in Bellport, NY visit The Gateway (gatewayplayhouse.com)
For more information about shows playing at the Argyle Theatre in Babylon, NY visit Argyle Theatre | Babylon
- Go to a festival with the whole family!
St. James Summer Nights – An outing for the whole family with food trucks, music and crafts galore. Saint James Elementary, 580 Lake Ave., St. James. 5-9 p.m. June 29, July 20, Aug. 17.Patchogue’s popular Alive After Five Summer Main Street festival series is back, running four Thursdays instead of Fridays this year. 22 W. Main St., Patchogue. 5 p.m. July 14, 28; Aug. 11, 25.
Oyster Bay Cruise Night hosted by the OBEN Chamber of Commerce – Every Tuesday evening during the summer, the streets of Oyster Bay are filled with classic cars and spectators during Long Island’s most popular car show. In addition to live music there are also weekly raffles and giveaways for the kids! Each show starts at 5:45 p.m. and runs until dark, every Tuesday night (weather permitting).
These are just a few ideas! Of course, this is so much more you can do on Long Island in the summer such as dining and drinking outdoors while listening to live music or visiting one of the many vineyards the island has to offer!
All of us here at Makofsky Law Group, P.C. hopes you have fun in the sun this summer!