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Start Off Summer 2017 with Sensational Festivals & Fairs Taking Place Across the Island

Hop on a carnival ride, browse local vendors, listen to live music and much more at one of these festive events!

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Get out and have a blast at one of the many fairs & festivals happening this summer on Long Island!

Photo by: alinemais via Pixabay in CC0 Public Domain.

The summer season is just around the corner and with that comes countless things to do on L.I. From frequenting the beach, to watching the latest summer blockbusters, to getting outside and taking a hike through a county park, the choice of what to do is up to you! In addition to the activities listed above, there are also tons of local fairs and festivals happening across the Island! From nautical themed festivals, to antique fairs, to everything in between, you’ll have no problem seeking out exciting festivals and fairs to attend with friends, family, or on your own!

Westbury Market Fair & Flea Market at The NYCB Theatre Parking Lot
960 Brush Hollow Road, Westbury, NY 11590
Every Saturday and Sunday through July 31 from 8 AM - 4 PM
516-669-7541
Free Event
Browse and find bargains ranging from clothing to cosmetics, toys to "As Seen On TV" items and much more!
 
Manorhaven Street Festival 2017
Manorhaven Blvd, Port Washington, NY 11050
Saturday, June 24th from 11:30 AM - 430 PM
Free Event
Browse various food trucks, vendors, and more at this street festival featuring clowns and face painting for the kids!
 
Maria Regina School / Church Family Carnival
3945 Jerusalem Avenue, Seaford, NY 11783
Thursday, June 22nd from 5 PM - 10 PM, Friday, June 23rd from 5 PM - 11 PM, Saturday, June 24th from 3 PM - 11 PM & Sunday, June 25th from 1 PM - 10 PM
Free Event
Don't miss out on four-day carnival featuring rides, raffles, games, food and musical entertainment!
 
16th Annual Alive After Five
Main Street, Patchogue, NY 11772
Thursday, July 6th, Thursday, July 20th, Thursday, August 3rd & Thursday, August 17th at 5 PM
631-207-1000
Free Event
Listen to live musical performances across seven stages while enjoying a beverage and eating food from local Patchogue restaurants.
 
Alive on 25 at Main Street
Main Street, Riverhead, NY 11901
Thursday, July 13th, Thursday, July 27th, Thursday, August 10th & Thursday, August 24th from 5 PM - 9:30 PM
631-591-0722
Free Event
Enjoy local craft beverages and wine, live music, artists, street vendors, a classic car show and much more at this summer festival!
 
Huntington Manor Firemen's Fair
401 Oakwood Road, Huntington, NY 11746
Tuesday, July 18th - Friday, July 21st from 7 PM - 11 PM & Saturday, July 22nd from 5 PM - 12 AM
631-427-1629, Ext. #4
$30
Ride on amusement rides, try your hand at various games, eat tasty food and listen to live bands at this fair with nighttime fireworks Wednesday - Saturday.
 
Southold Antique, Fine Art & Crafts Fair at the Southold Historical Society Museum Complex
55200 Main Road, Southold, NY 11971
Saturday, July 29th from 9 AM - 4 PM
631-413-5989
$5 Per Person
Browse vendors selling handmade crafts, antiques, photography, vintage treasures and more! Rain date is Sunday, July 30th.
 
BeachFeast 2017 at North Hempstead Beach Park
175 West Shore Road, Port Washington, NY 11050
Saturday, August 19th from 12 PM - 5 PM
516-869-6311
$10 Cash / $7 Debit or Credit Parking Fee
Eat tasty foods and sip on delicious drinks at this festival that takes place at North Hempstead Beach Park!
 
Sag Harbor's 2017 Harborfest
Main Street, Sag Harbor, NY 11963
Saturday, September 9th - Sunday, September 10th
Free Event
Come out to celebrate all things Sag Harbor at this annual festival that extends out onto the water!
 
Port Jefferson's 4th Annual Dragon Boat Race Festival
101 East Broadway, Port Jefferson, NY 11777
Saturday, September 16th from 8 AM - 6 PM
631-473-1414
Free Event
Head to Mayor Jeanne Garant Harbor Front Park to watch local and regional teams racing against one another in a series of boat races. There will be music and food vendors available throughout the day.