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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

Spring 2016 - Your Guide to the Season's Best Fun!

Springtime is packed with tons of fun here on Long Island. As the weather begins to warm up, the possibilities in terms of entertainment and things to do begin to expand.

LongIsland.com's May Family Fun Guide!
Make the Most Out of May - There's Tons of Fun!


The month of May is filled with all sorts of great fun that the whole family can enjoy! From family friendly festivals & fairs to nature hikes - there's something for everyone this month!

Kids' Entertainment Venues Your Child Will Love
Great Places to Bring Your Kids


Whether you're celebrating a birthday or just want your kids to have some fun, they're sure to love these great venues!

Local Zoos and Animal Sanctuaries
Everyone Loves Furry Animals!


Whether it's a traditional zoo or a petting farm, your kids will love to see all the cute and exotic animals!

Out of this World Planetariums
A Fun and Educational Way to Spend the Day!


Spring is a great time for having outdoor fun, but when the whether's bad you can still entertain and educate your kids at the planetarium!

Bring the Kids Mini Golfing
Mini Golf Makes for a Day of Great Fun


Mini golf is great fun no matter how big or small you are!

Enroll in a Local Summer Camp!
Find out all about LI's Best Programs!


The school year may not yet be over yet, but now's the time to get your kids ready for summer by enrolling them in a summer camp!

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Ballet Apprentice Program
May 25, 2016
Summer Family Art Exploration Activities at Hofstra University Museum
May 25, 2016
 
Advanced Classical Ballet
May 25, 2016
Adult Classical Ballet
May 25, 2016
 
Preschool Acting / Musical Theater (3 – 5 year olds)
May 25, 2016
Shrek The Musical at Theatre Three
May 25, 2016
Shrek The Musical at Theatre ...
 
 
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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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