Long Island Kids

Looking for a way to keep the whole family entertained? We've got you covered! LongIsland.com's Kids Guide features all of your best bets when it comes to places to go, things to do, events, and activities for kids! From toddlers to teens, our Kids Guide has great ways to spend the day no matter the season, and you're sure to see a smile on everyone's face. We've also got a variety of helpful resources for parents as well, which include all sorts of Need to Know Information, from the best Day Care Centers, to local pediatricians recommended by other Long Island parents. No matter how big your brood is, we've got an option that is sure to be fun for everyone, so get ready - it's time to enjoy some Family Fun!
Featured Kids Activities

See Dazzling Holiday Lights at GSSC's Holiday Light Show
Holiday Lights to Brighten Everyone's Holiday Spirit

Kids can enjoy a mile-long trail of holiday lights in the picturesque woodlands of Camp Edey in Bayport.

Long Island's November Family Fun Guide!
Your Guide to Fall Fun, Turkey Trots and More!

November brings lots of fun with Thanksgiving around the corner, turkey trots and fall family festivities.

Fun Autumn Scavenger Hunting
Basics for an Autumn Scavenger Hunt

Kids can have fun and learn while scavenger hunting this Autumn!

Rockefeller Christmas Tree Lights Up NYC
Get Ready to Be Amazed By the Holiday Decor

The tradition of the Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center goes back to 1933. Get ready to be dazzled by the bright lights.

Holiday Lights Spectacular at Jones Beach
Make a Visit to See the Holiday Lights a Family Tradition

View more than 150 animated and synchronized light displays this holiday season at Jones Beach.

LI Tree Lighting Ceremonies
Holiday Season Christmas Tree Lighting Events

The holiday season is upon us as local Christmas tree lighting events take place.

Winter Bucket List of Festive Seasonal Fun
Can't-Miss Activities for Winter

There's no shortage of fun things to this winter!

Long Island Spots to View the Colorful Changes of Fall
Your Fall Foliage Viewing Guide

With the arrival of Fall, there are wonderful places to hike and take pictures all over the island!

Rummage Sales and Tips For Kids' Wardrobe & Play Toys
Update Kids' Wardrobe & Play Toys without Breaking the Bank!

There are great finds at rummage sales for kids clothing, toys and more!

Haircuts in Time for the Holidays
Have Kids Donning Their Best Look for Holiday Photos & Dinner!

Whether it's baby's first haircut or kids who need a trim for the holidays, Long Island is home to some great kiddie salons!

After-School Enrichment Activities
Creative Outlets for After-School

Enrich your child's experience after school!

50 Reasons to Raise Kids on Long Island
Create Wonderful Childhood Memories on Long Island!

Find all the reasons to why living on Long Island is great -- especially if you're a kid!

Popular Kids Activities
Upcoming Family & Kids Events
Tap Dance Classes
Nov 30, 2015
Princess Frog: A Musical Fairy Tale
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2015 Jones Beach Holiday Light Show
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Ballet and Tap Combination Class
Nov 30, 2015
The Little Mermaid
Nov 30, 2015
The Little Mermaid
Kickline Class
Nov 30, 2015
Things To Do
Day Camp Directory

More Things To Do
Whether you're looking for indoor or outdoor or indoor fun, there is always something to do no matter where on Long Island you're located.


Day & Summer Camps
Parents – before getting the summer blues, make sure to check out some of the great Day Camps that Long island has to offer! With many different day camp options, there are limitless possibilities.


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